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BC Local News
Chilliwack’s Ethan Bowen short-listed for Team B.C. roster spotmonths as we get down to naming Team B.C. this fall." The majority of players
BC Local News / Posted 24 minutes ago
months as we get down to naming Team B.C. this fall." The majority of players on the short-list were selected in the Western Hockey League bantam draft last May, including Bowen, who was picked in the second round by the Kelowna... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack’s Ethan Bowen short-listed for Team B.C. roster spotmonths as we get down to naming Team B.C. this fall.” The majority of players
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted an hour ago
months as we get down to naming Team B.C. this fall.” The majority of players on the short-list were selected in the Western Hockey League bantam draft last May, including Bowen, who was picked in the second round by the Kelowna... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Big changes for Wellington Dukes expectedHewitt Cup title in 2011. Little is known about Clement, but Hockey DB lists h
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 19 hours ago
Hewitt Cup title in 2011. Little is known about Clement, but Hockey DB lists him playing with three junior clubs in the Western Hockey League – Medicine Hat Tigers, Victoria Cougars and Nanaimo Islanders between 1981 – 1983. A press conference... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Hockey camp shows sport's growth in Montanathe reins. Joel Craven, 17, is one of four players from the Whitefish Prospect
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
the reins. Joel Craven, 17, is one of four players from the Whitefish Prospect camp to have signed with a team from the Western Hockey League. He signed with the Medicine Hat Tigers, the same team that helped propel his dad's 18 year... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
Max Jones ready for the next big step with the DucksDustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Maki
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
Dustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Making the jump to the NHL from playing in the Western Hockey League or the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League or, in Jones’s case, the OHL’s London Knights, is a feat.... Read more
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San Gabriel Valley Tribune
Max Jones ready for the next big step with the DucksDustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Maki
San Gabriel Valley Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Dustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Making the jump to the NHL from playing in the Western Hockey League or the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League or, in Jones’s case, the OHL’s London Knights, is a feat.... Read more
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Long Beach Press-Telegram
Max Jones ready for the next big step with the DucksDustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Maki
Long Beach Press-Telegram / Posted 4 days ago
Dustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Making the jump to the NHL from playing in the Western Hockey League or the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League or, in Jones’s case, the OHL’s London Knights, is a feat.... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
Max Jones ready for the next big step with the DucksDustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Maki
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Dustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Making the jump to the NHL from playing in the Western Hockey League or the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League or, in Jones’s case, the OHL’s London Knights, is a feat.... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Max Jones ready for the next big step with the DucksDustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Maki
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 4 days ago
Dustin Byfuglien. But it’s one thing to have the look or even the desire. Making the jump to the NHL from playing in the Western Hockey League or the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League or, in Jones’s case, the OHL’s London Knights, is a feat.... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Slick Slovak expected to add punch to Giants’ offenceThe Vancouver Giants have signed 1999-born forward Milos Roman to a Western Hoc
Aldergrove Star / Posted 6 days ago
The Vancouver Giants have signed 1999-born forward Milos Roman to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement. The Giants drafted Roman with the sixth overall pick in the 2017 CHL Import Draft. “We are glad to add a top six forward to our... Read more
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Langley Times
Slick Slovak expected to add punch to Giants’ offenceThe Vancouver Giants have signed 1999-born forward Milos Roman to a Western Hoc
Langley Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Vancouver Giants have signed 1999-born forward Milos Roman to a Western Hockey League Standard Player Agreement. The Giants drafted Roman with the sixth overall pick in the 2017 CHL Import Draft. “We are glad to add a top six forward to our... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NHL notebook: Senators' Pageau agrees to 3-year dealsalary-cap hit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick had 46 points (20 goals, 2
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
salary-cap hit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick had 46 points (20 goals, 26 assists) in 33 games with Brandon of the Western Hockey League last season but missed 39 games, including the WHL playoffs, because of a sports hernia. In 2015-16,... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Back-to-back homers in the 10th lifts Mariners past Astrosannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Australian couple travels 10,000 miles to support son playing for Billings Mustangsannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 7 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Flyers sign No. 2 overall pick Patrickhit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick recorded 46 points (20 goals, 26 assi
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
hit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick recorded 46 points (20 goals, 26 assists) in 33 games with Brandon of the Western Hockey League last season but missed 39 games, including the WHL playoffs, because of a sports hernia. In 2015-16,... Read more
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TSN
Flyers sign No. 2 pick Patrick to ELCcentre was selected No. 2 overall last month after playing the past three seaso
TSN / Posted 7 days ago
centre was selected No. 2 overall last month after playing the past three seasons for the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League. Patrick had 56 points (30 goals, 26 assists) in 55 games. He had eight goals and seven assists in 19... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Flyers sign Nolan Patrick to entry-level contract.center was selected No. 2 overall last month after playing the past three seaso
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 7 days ago
center was selected No. 2 overall last month after playing the past three seasons for the Brandon Wheat Kings of the Western Hockey League. Patrick had 56 points (30 goals, 26 assists) in 55 games. He had eight goals and seven assists in 19... Read more
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BC Local News
Kootenay Ice look to be “progressive” organization in 2017-18work particularly well for their vision. "This East Kootenay region is a gorge
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
work particularly well for their vision. "This East Kootenay region is a gorgeous area, it's unique. There aren't a lot of Western Hockey League teams that have the beauty that we have here," he said. "It's a great place for players to come and... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Flyers sign No. 2 overall pick Patrickhit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick recorded 46 points (20 goals, 26 assi
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
hit of $925,000. The 18-year-old Patrick recorded 46 points (20 goals, 26 assists) in 33 games with Brandon of the Western Hockey League last season but missed 39 games, including the WHL playoffs, because of a sports hernia. In 2015-16,... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Reds #2 Overall Pick Hunter Greene Impressed with Billingsannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Mustangs Drop Second Straight Game to Oremannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Red Wings have playoff performer and pest in prospect Lane Zablockiof their four third-round picks at June’s draft on forward Lane Zablocki, an 18
Detroit Free Press / Posted 9 days ago
of their four third-round picks at June’s draft on forward Lane Zablocki, an 18-year old right wing with 17 points in 18 Western Hockey League playoff games. Zablocki didn’t attend the draft but was part of the group that gathered early this... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Mariners beat White Sox 4-2 to kick off second half of seasonannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane Chiefs' 1st round pick, Milos Fafrak signs agreementannounced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agr
KHQ Spokane / Posted 10 days ago
announced on July 14 that forward Milos Fafrak has signed a Standard Player Agreement and committed to playing in the Western Hockey League for the 2017-18 season. Fafrak was the Chiefs’ first round (18th overall) pick in June’s 2017 CHL... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Flames' Ferland on new deal, path to NHL, and being role modelFerland said of his path to pro hockey, which began with a rapid ascent from ho
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 10 days ago
Ferland said of his path to pro hockey, which began with a rapid ascent from house league to midget AAA and up to the Western Hockey League in the span of just three years. “People tell me all the time they look up to me, and it makes me feel... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Sharks sign Balcers, re-sign Tierneycontract on Thursday. Balcers collected 77 points (40 goals, 37 assists) in 66
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
contract on Thursday. Balcers collected 77 points (40 goals, 37 assists) in 66 games with the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League. The 20-year-old Latvian ranked first in goals, third in assists, second in points and tied for first... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Sharks sign Balcers, re-sign Tierneycontract on Thursday. Balcers collected 77 points (40 goals, 37 assists) in 66
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 11 days ago
contract on Thursday. Balcers collected 77 points (40 goals, 37 assists) in 66 games with the Kamloops Blazers of the Western Hockey League. The 20-year-old Latvian ranked first in goals, third in assists, second in points and tied for first... Read more
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The Sault Star
Former Hound named WHL coachSEATTLE — A former Soo Greyhound is the new coach of Western Hockey League cham
The Sault Star / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE — A former Soo Greyhound is the new coach of Western Hockey League champion Seattle Thunderbirds. Matt O'Dette, 41, was promoted after three seasons as an assistant coach with the T-Birds. O’Dette replaces Steve Konowalchuk who took a job... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Peace Arch News / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Mission City Record
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Mission City Record / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Maple Ridge News
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Maple Ridge News / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Abbotsford News / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Aldergrove Star / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Langley Times
Aldergrove’s Theodore ready to roll in Vegasdefinitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played
Langley Times / Posted 13 days ago
definitely heard nothing but good things about the team.” Theodore, who played major junior with the Seattle Thunderbirds of the Western Hockey League, was originally a first round draft pick of the Ducks (26th overall) in the 2013 NHL entry d... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Gardiner signs with AHL’s PenguinsReid Gardiner was playing with the American Hockey League’s Wilkes-Barre/Scrato
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 13 days ago
Reid Gardiner was playing with the American Hockey League’s Wilkes-Barre/Scraton Penguins when he was summoned to the Western Hockey League by the Kelowna Rockets. After an impressive half season in Kelowna to close out his junior career, the... Read more
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Langley Times
‘I’ve always dreamt about playing in the WHL,’ says newly signed Giants prospectwith the Vancouver Giants is the first step towards realizing a dream for 2001-
Langley Times / Posted 14 days ago
with the Vancouver Giants is the first step towards realizing a dream for 2001-born defenceman Parker Hendren. The Western Hockey League club, which plays its home games at the Langley Events Centre, inked Hendren to a WHL Standard Player... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hitmen to name new GM: Jeff Chynowethare expected to announce Jeff Chynoweth as their new general manager at a press
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
are expected to announce Jeff Chynoweth as their new general manager at a press conference this morning. The longtime Western Hockey League mainstay spent 16 years with the Kootenay Ice as the team's general manager and was the club's... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Penguins to host Charlotte in season openercontract. Gardner, 21, had three goals and three assists in 23 games with the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
contract. Gardner, 21, had three goals and three assists in 23 games with the Penguins last season before returning to the Western Hockey League. After a midseason trade, Gardiner led the Kelowna Rockets with 28 points in the league playoffs. —... Read more
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The Morning Call
The pucks stop with these prospectsin the second round (48th overall) of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. Last season, p
The Morning Call / Posted 14 days ago
in the second round (48th overall) of the 2016 NHL Entry Draft. Last season, playing for the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League, Hart posted brilliant numbers: A record of 32-11-2 with a 1.99 goals-against average and a save... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Hodson coming home to Oil Capsaccepted a job with the Virden Oil Capitals of the Manitoba Junior Hockey Leagu
Brandon Sun / Posted 17 days ago
accepted a job with the Virden Oil Capitals of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League last month after six seasons with the Western Hockey League’s Moose Jaw Warriors. Jamie Hodson is the Virden Oil Capitals’ new director of business and hockey... Read more
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Philly.com
No reason for Flyers, or anyone else, to worry about Patrick yetWhile playing in the Western Hockey League last season, for the Brandon Wheat K
Philly.com / Posted 17 days ago
While playing in the Western Hockey League last season, for the Brandon Wheat Kings, Nolan Patrick had 46 points, including 20 goals in 33 games. He missed 35 games, though, because of two sports hernias, both of which caused knife-sharp pain to... Read more
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Revelstoke Review
Seth Bafaro traded to Saskatoon BladesRevelstoke’s Seth Bafaro will be playing his next season in the Western Hockey
Revelstoke Review / Posted 17 days ago
Revelstoke’s Seth Bafaro will be playing his next season in the Western Hockey League on the Prairies. Bafaro, who turned 17 in May, was dealt to the Saskatoon Blades from the Tri-City Americans in exchange for a 2019 third round pick and a 2020... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Amid Capitals' salary cap crunch, untested prospects fight for open roster spotsa 20-year-old defenseman, has spent the past two seasons playing for his Canadi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
a 20-year-old defenseman, has spent the past two seasons playing for his Canadian junior team, the Regina Pats of the Western Hockey League. According to TSN, roughly 20 percent of fifth-round picks from 2000 to 2009 managed to log at least 50... Read more
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Philly.com
Flyers welcome crop of prospects for weekend development campin the 2016 draft, Hart has won two consecutive goaltender of the year awards p
Philly.com / Posted 18 days ago
in the 2016 draft, Hart has won two consecutive goaltender of the year awards playing for the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League. And yet both appear to be blocked not just at the professional level, where Michal Neuvirth and Brian... Read more
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Aldergrove Star
Langley brothers competing at ‘Jewish Olympics’let alone the same league. Kyle — after 39 games in the BC Hockey League — wen
Aldergrove Star / Posted 19 days ago
let alone the same league. Kyle — after 39 games in the BC Hockey League — went the major junior route, playing in the Western Hockey League with the Medicine Hat Tigers. The six-foot-four, 213-pound defenceman has spent the past two seasons... Read more
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Langley Times
Langley brothers competing at ‘Jewish Olympics’let alone the same league. Kyle — after 39 games in the BC Hockey League — wen
Langley Times / Posted 19 days ago
let alone the same league. Kyle — after 39 games in the BC Hockey League — went the major junior route, playing in the Western Hockey League with the Medicine Hat Tigers. The six-foot-four, 213-pound defenceman has spent the past two seasons... Read more
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Brandon Sun
INSIDE THE PARK: Geekie's focus now solely on baseballliked what he saw. It’s a big step for the elite hockey player, who was drafted
Brandon Sun / Posted 19 days ago
liked what he saw. It’s a big step for the elite hockey player, who was drafted 42nd overall by the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League in 2015 for his fine play with the Yellowhead Chiefs. But the 17-year-old, who just finished Grade 11,... Read more
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Philly.com
Even with Brian Elliott, Flyers don't have a goalie who's a keeperCarter Hart or the just-drafted Kirill Ustimenko – can turn into something. Har
Philly.com / Posted 22 days ago
Carter Hart or the just-drafted Kirill Ustimenko – can turn into something. Hart is coming off a very good season in the Western Hockey League (1.99 GAA, .927 SV%), but he’s just 18 and it’s the WHL. They are also watching the Phantoms tandem of... Read more
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The Providence Journal
Bruins' two signings fill need for depthhe spent some of last season. The addition of Postma, who has also played on th
The Providence Journal / Posted 22 days ago
he spent some of last season. The addition of Postma, who has also played on the left side (albeit a decade ago, during his Western Hockey League junior career), gives the B’s another off-side candidate on the blue line, plus a little more insurance... Read more
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