Giants First Two Picks In The WHL U.S. Prospects Draft

With the seventh overall pick in the inaugural WHL U.S. Prospects Draft, the Vancouver Giants are pleased to select 2005-born defenceman Philippe Blais-Savoie (San Jose, CA). Philippe Blais-Savoie’s Draft Page   Blais-Savoie, a left-handed shot, checks in at 5’10” and 150 pounds. He played for the San...

Clippers launch new interactive programs

The Nanaimo Clippers understand how tough this situation is right now for many families. When many of our fans are used to being able to go to work, go to the park, visit the hockey arena, along with many other activities.   But right now, everyone...

Victoria Royals pick 2005-born defenceman and forward in inaugural draft

The Victoria Royals selected defenceman Alexander Young (21st overall) and forward Jackson Foddrill (24th overall), in the inaugural 2020 WHL U.S. Prospects Draft.   Alexander Young   The Royals used their first pick, 21st overall in the first round, to select Rancho Cucamonga, CA native Alexander Young from...

Second annual Legends Cup series suspended

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Vancouver NE Chiefs D-Man Signs With T Birds

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Nanaimo Clippers nam Kyler Kovich as the new team captain

With the departure of Ethan Scardina to the NCAA Division I for the 2020-2021 season, the Nanaimo Clippers have named Kyler Kovich as the new team captain. Kovich came to the Nanaimo Clippers for the beginning of the 2018-2019, as one of the few 16-year-olds...

An Update From Canada Basketball

Canada Basketball supports the decision made last night by the Canadian Olympic Committee,” said Glen Grunwald, President & CEO of Canada Basketball.  “Our athletes are considered by many to be role models and to put them in an unfair position to ask them to...

Team Canada will not send athletes to Games in summer 2020 due to COVID-19 risks

The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) and Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), backed by their Athletes’ Commissions, National Sports Organizations and the Government of Canada, have made the difficult decision to not send Canadian teams to the Olympic and Paralympic Games in the summer of 2020. The...

A STATEMENT FROM THE VANCOUVER GIANTS REGARDING CHL DECISION

Earlier today the Western Hockey League and its 22 member teams announced the cancellation of the 2020 Playoffs. This announcement comes in conjunction with the CHL announcing the cancellation of the 2020 Memorial Cup Tournament.   Despite obvious disappointment, the Vancouver Giants support this difficult decision...

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