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Brandon Sun
Memorial Cup's return to Alberta proved very successfulthe Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Rouyn-Noranda Huskies, Ontario H
Memorial Cup's return to Alberta proved very successful
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 minutes ago
the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Rouyn-Noranda Huskies, Ontario Hockey League titlist London Knights and the Western Hockey League winners, the Brandon Wheat Kings, was a much-needed cash infusion for the area. "It’s a great economic... Read more
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examiner.com
Jones to start for Sharks in 2016 Stanley Cup playoffstonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh. Jones, who played his ju
Jones to start for Sharks in 2016 Stanley Cup playoffs
examiner.com / Posted 13 hours ago
tonight against the Pittsburgh Penguins in Pittsburgh. Jones, who played his junior hockey with the Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League, is a major reason why the Sharks have reached the Stanley Cup Finals for the first time in franchise... Read more
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BC Local News
Kootenay Ice announce hiring of new goaltending coachWhen the puck drops on the 2016-17 Western Hockey League season, not only will
Kootenay Ice announce hiring of new goaltending coach
BC Local News / Posted 16 hours ago
When the puck drops on the 2016-17 Western Hockey League season, not only will the Kootenay Ice be employing a new starting puck-stopper, they'll also have a new tutor for their armoured guardians to work with. Monday morning, the Ice announced the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
CHL award 'means a lot' to ProvorovHockey League’s top defenceman following a season in which he played an instrum
CHL award 'means a lot' to Provorov
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
Hockey League’s top defenceman following a season in which he played an instrumental role in leading Brandon to its first Western Hockey League title in 20 years. He beat out Mikhail Sergachev of the Windsor Spitfires and Samuel Girard of the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsDEER, Alta. — John Quenneville isn’t about to forget his second home. RED DEER
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
DEER, Alta. — John Quenneville isn’t about to forget his second home. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon on Wednesday at the Memorial... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat KingsJohn Quenneville isn’t about to forget his second home. RED DEER, Alta. — A se
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
John Quenneville isn’t about to forget his second home. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon on Wednesday at the Memorial Cup. RED DEER,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brandon feels like home for Quenneville20-year-old Brandon Wheat Kings forward, who will almost certainly graduate to
Brandon feels like home for Quenneville
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
20-year-old Brandon Wheat Kings forward, who will almost certainly graduate to the pro ranks and forgo his final year of Western Hockey League eligibility next season, has nothing but fond memories of his time in Manitoba. "I really feel like a... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Westman players proud of Wheaties' seasonalong with Jordan Thomson of nearby Wawanesa, all made meaningful contributions
Westman players proud of Wheaties' season
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
along with Jordan Thomson of nearby Wawanesa, all made meaningful contributions this season as Brandon earned its first Western Hockey League title in exactly 20 years. The Wheat Kings returned home Thursday, but the pain was just a little too... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Local Sportsattended a few Brandon Barbarians rugby practices last fall for fun. RED DEER,
Local Sports
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
attended a few Brandon Barbarians rugby practices last fall for fun. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon Wheat Kings on Wednesday at the Memorial... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
After a long season, an even longer one awaits Nolan PatrickIvan Hlinka under-18 tournament last August in the Czech Republic, then was a k
After a long season, an even longer one awaits Nolan Patrick
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Ivan Hlinka under-18 tournament last August in the Czech Republic, then was a key player as the Wheat Kings won the Western Hockey League championship. Patrick was second on Kelly McCrimmon’s team in regular season scoring, and led the club... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Nanaimo's Lang signs NHL contractand with Nanaimo’s North Island Silvertips, played last season with the Vancouv
Nanaimo's Lang signs NHL contract
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
and with Nanaimo’s North Island Silvertips, played last season with the Vancouver Giants and Calgary Hitmen of the Western Hockey League. Lang scored 27 goals and added 36 assists and was the Giants’ leading scorer. Lang went on to play 11... Read more
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TSN
Senators D Phillips announces retirementand community from an early age. As a talented teenage defender, Phillips put h
Senators D Phillips announces retirement
TSN / Posted 4 days ago
and community from an early age. As a talented teenage defender, Phillips put his family first and delayed the start of his Western Hockey League career to stay home and help take care of his parents, Garth and Carol. He went on to play two WHL... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Latest Newsin its place, according to The Weather Network’s summer forecast. RED DEER, Al
Latest News
Brandon Sun / Posted 4 days ago
in its place, according to The Weather Network’s summer forecast. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon Wheat Kings on Wednesday at the Memor... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Latest NewsTransit bus hit a 13-year-old boy on Tuesday afternoon. RED DEER, Alta. — A se
Latest News
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Transit bus hit a 13-year-old boy on Tuesday afternoon. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon Wheat Kings on Wednesday at the Memorial Cup. RED DEER,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rebels end Wheat Kings' run at Memorial CupCup hockey game in Red Deer, Alta., on Wednesday. RED DEER, Alta. — A season f
Rebels end Wheat Kings' run at Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
Cup hockey game in Red Deer, Alta., on Wednesday. RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon Wheat Kings on Wednesday at the Memorial Cup. The Red... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Mental toughness helped Papirny between the pipeswith me every step of the way, and my parents too. They’ve done an unbelievable
Mental toughness helped Papirny between the pipes
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
with me every step of the way, and my parents too. They’ve done an unbelievable job." So has Papirny, whose growth as a Western Hockey League goalie has been noticeable. He appeared in 46 games in his rookie season in 2013-14, posting a save... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Reed Deer beats Brandon 2-1 in OT in Memorial Cupchamion London Knights in the title game Sunday. Adam Musil tied it for the Re
Reed Deer beats Brandon 2-1 in OT in Memorial Cup
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
chamion London Knights in the title game Sunday. Adam Musil tied it for the Rebels with 5:05 left in the third, and Rylan Toth made 33 saves. Tim McGauley scored for the Western Hockey League champion Wheat Kings. Jordan Papirny stopped 30... Read more
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TSN
Rebels bump Brandon from Memorial CupAlta. — The Red Deer Rebels felt the pain of elimination back in April when the
Rebels bump Brandon from Memorial Cup
TSN / Posted 5 days ago
Alta. — The Red Deer Rebels felt the pain of elimination back in April when the Brandon Wheat Kings bounced them from the Western Hockey League playoffs. Evan Polei never forgot the feeling. Polei scored in overtime as Red Deer exacted some... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rebels end Wheat Kings’ run at Memorial Cupthe round-robin stage. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh RED DEER, Alta. — A se
Rebels end Wheat Kings’ run at Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 5 days ago
the round-robin stage. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jeff McIntosh RED DEER, Alta. — A season filled with promise that resulted in a Western Hockey League title ended in disappointment for the Brandon Wheat Kings on Wednesday at the Memorial Cup. The Red... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Reed Deer beats Brandon 2-1 in OT in Memorial Cupchamion London Knights in the title game Sunday. Adam Musil tied it for the Re
Reed Deer beats Brandon 2-1 in OT in Memorial Cup
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 5 days ago
chamion London Knights in the title game Sunday. Adam Musil tied it for the Rebels with 5:05 left in the third, and Rylan Toth made 33 saves. Tim McGauley scored for the Western Hockey League champion Wheat Kings. Jordan Papirny stopped 30... Read more
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Brandon Sun
WHL Notebook: Quenneville still following brothers' and Brandon's successeshis presence is still felt on the ice. He was one of the veteran leaders who h
WHL Notebook: Quenneville still following brothers' and Brandon's successes
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
his presence is still felt on the ice. He was one of the veteran leaders who helped the Wheat Kings make their way to the Western Hockey League final a year ago, and he takes a lot of pride in their performance this year as he watches his brother... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings fighting for their livesgame at the Enmax Centrium in Red Deer, the sixth and final game of the round-r
Wheat Kings fighting for their lives
Brandon Sun / Posted 6 days ago
game at the Enmax Centrium in Red Deer, the sixth and final game of the round-robin, comes against their Western Hockey League rival Red Deer Rebels (1-1) and will be the first time that Brandon has faced elimination since Game 4... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings facing elimination after pair of lossesMemorial Cup game in Red Deer, Alta. RED DEER, Alta. — The Brandon Wheat Kings
Wheat Kings facing elimination after pair of losses
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
Memorial Cup game in Red Deer, Alta. RED DEER, Alta. — The Brandon Wheat Kings are officially in must-win territory. The Western Hockey League champions remain winless after two Memorial Cup games following a disastrous 9-1 loss to the London... Read more
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CTV News
Veteran Brendan Burke embracing his last chance for a Memorial Cupat winning junior hockey's top prize, even if it meant he had to ride the bench
Veteran Brendan Burke embracing his last chance for a Memorial Cup
CTV News / Posted 7 days ago
at winning junior hockey's top prize, even if it meant he had to ride the bench. The 21-year-old over-age goalie left the Western Hockey League after four seasons and went east to the Ontario Hockey League in November, a decision that seems wise... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Latest Newsgames aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterC
Latest News
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
games aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterCard Memorial Cup in Red Deer, Alta. The Western Hockey League champions face the London Knights (1-0) on Monday at 7 p.m., and they will be desperate to get in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kingsgames aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon at the MasterCard Memoria
Wheat Kings
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
games aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon at the MasterCard Memorial Cup in Red Deer, Alta. The Western Hockey League champions face the London Knights (1-0) on Monday at 7 p.m., and they will be desperate to get in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Veteran Brendan Burke embracing his last chance for a Memorial Cupat winning junior hockey's top prize, even if it meant he had to ride the bench
Veteran Brendan Burke embracing his last chance for a Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
at winning junior hockey's top prize, even if it meant he had to ride the bench. The 21-year-old over-age goalie left the Western Hockey League after four seasons and went east to the Ontario Hockey League in November, a decision that seems wise... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings facing elimination after pair of lossesRED DEER, Alta. — The Brandon Wheat Kings are officially in must-win territory.
Wheat Kings facing elimination after pair of losses
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
RED DEER, Alta. — The Brandon Wheat Kings are officially in must-win territory. The Western Hockey League champions remain winless after two Memorial Cup games following a disastrous 9-1 loss to the London Knights on Monday. The loss came in the... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Red Deer beats Rouyn-Noranda 5-2 in Memorial Cup6-2 loss to the Ontario Hockey League champion London Knights, and will finish-
Red Deer beats Rouyn-Noranda 5-2 in Memorial Cup
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
6-2 loss to the Ontario Hockey League champion London Knights, and will finish-round robin play Wednesday night against the Western Hockey League champion Brandon Wheat Kings. Timo Meier and Julien Nantel scored for Quebec Major Junior Hockey... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Johnson's OT Deflection Lifts Lightning Over Penguins in Game 5April 14 at 4:30 p.m. PDT. Yamamoto, a 5-foot-9 forward from Spokane, led the C
Johnson's OT Deflection Lifts Lightning Over Penguins in Game 5
KHQ Spokane / Posted 8 days ago
April 14 at 4:30 p.m. PDT. Yamamoto, a 5-foot-9 forward from Spokane, led the Chiefs in scoring during the 2015-16 Western Hockey League season, tallying 19 goals and 52 assists for 71 points in 57 games. He added a goal and four assists in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Sports Breaking Newsgames aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterC
Sports Breaking News
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
games aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterCard Memorial Cup in Red Deer, Alta. The Western Hockey League champions face the London Knights (1-0) on Monday at 7 p.m., and they will be desperate to get in the... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Wheat Kings prepare for Knights at Memorial Cupgames aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterC
Wheat Kings prepare for Knights at Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
games aren’t about to get any easier for the Brandon Wheat Kings at the MasterCard Memorial Cup in Red Deer, Alta. The Western Hockey League champions face the London Knights (1-0) on Monday at 7 p.m., and they will be desperate to get in the... Read more
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examiner.com
Memorial Cup.to the NHL where you might have a 20-year career if you're a great, great playe
Memorial Cup.
examiner.com / Posted 8 days ago
to the NHL where you might have a 20-year career if you're a great, great player." Major junior hockey teams from the Western Hockey League, the Ontario Hockey League and the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League are eligible for the .. Read more
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TSN
Huskies down Wheat Kings at Memorial Cupdraft pick, chipped in with three assists. Reid Duke, Tyler Coulter and John Q
Huskies down Wheat Kings at Memorial Cup
TSN / Posted 8 days ago
draft pick, chipped in with three assists. Reid Duke, Tyler Coulter and John Quenneville found the back of the net for the Western Hockey League champion Wheat Kings while Jordan Papirny gave up five goals on 29 shots. Meier, the San Jose Sharks'... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Brouwer, Brodziak finding their roots with the Bluesfound them in two old Warriors, Brouwer and Brodziak, whose old junior rink was
Brouwer, Brodziak finding their roots with the Blues
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 9 days ago
found them in two old Warriors, Brouwer and Brodziak, whose old junior rink was shaped like a saddle and known across the Western Hockey League as the Crushed Can. Hitchcock includes his two 214th overalls among those who form the “conscience of... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Rouyn-Noranda beats Brandon 5-3 in Memorial Cupfor the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Huskies. Reid Duke, Tyler C
Rouyn-Noranda beats Brandon 5-3 in Memorial Cup
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
for the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League champion Huskies. Reid Duke, Tyler Coulter and John Quenneville scored for the Western Hockey League champion Wheat Kings. The Huskies will continue round-robin play Sunday against the host Red Deer... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Rouyn-Noranda is a well-rounded team“We don’t know those guys but it’s the same for them. Maybe the first period it
Rouyn-Noranda is a well-rounded team
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
“We don’t know those guys but it’s the same for them. Maybe the first period it’s going to be a little different. In the Western Hockey League they always play a little different style than the teams in the Quebec league. It’s going to be nice to... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Brandon expects tough testsback to win eight of 10 against the Red Deer Rebels in the Eastern Conference f
Brandon expects tough tests
Brandon Sun / Posted 10 days ago
back to win eight of 10 against the Red Deer Rebels in the Eastern Conference final and the Seattle Thunderbirds in the Western Hockey League championship series. Wheat Kings forward Tyler Coulter said playing from behind isn’t a good idea as... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
London beats Red Deer 6-2 in Memorial Cup openerLeague champion Knights. They have won 14 straight games. Luke Philp and Adam
London beats Red Deer 6-2 in Memorial Cup opener
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 10 days ago
League champion Knights. They have won 14 straight games. Luke Philp and Adam Helewka scored for Red Deer. On Saturday in round-robin play, Western Hockey League champion Brandon will face Quebec Major Junior Hockey League winner Rouyn-... Read more
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The Sault Star
Sault coach looks for Memorial Cup successat the four-team tournament that begins today (Friday). Other teams participat
Sault coach looks for Memorial Cup success
The Sault Star / Posted 10 days ago
at the four-team tournament that begins today (Friday). Other teams participating include the host Red Deer Rebels, the Western Hockey League champion Brandon Wheat Kings and the Ontario Hockey League champion London Knights. The Huskies take... Read more
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Brandon Sun
McCrimmon returning to Memorial Cupleague champions and your host to play." McCrimmon was part of the 1978-79 Whe
McCrimmon returning to Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
league champions and your host to play." McCrimmon was part of the 1978-79 Wheat Kings juggernaut that still holds the Western Hockey League record for the most points in a regular season with 125 points. The forward from Plenty, Sask.,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Knights making a habit of winning OHLCalgary Hitmen and Portland Winterhawks netminder Brendan Burke, who was releas
Knights making a habit of winning OHL
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Calgary Hitmen and Portland Winterhawks netminder Brendan Burke, who was released by the Hitmen and went unclaimed in the Western Hockey League. They also have highly touted Finnish defenceman Olli Juolevi, who was ranked fifth among North... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Fort Mac stays close to our heartsfrom a few so far." However, Small says Red Cross booths set up at the Keyston
Fort Mac stays close to our hearts
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
from a few so far." However, Small says Red Cross booths set up at the Keystone Centre during Game One and Two of the Western Hockey League Championship took in nearly $7,000. Westman residents have also contributed approximately $2,500 to... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Knights making a habit of winning OHLCalgary Hitmen and Portland Winterhawks netminder Brendan Burke, who was releas
Knights making a habit of winning OHL
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Calgary Hitmen and Portland Winterhawks netminder Brendan Burke, who was released by the Hitmen and went unclaimed in the Western Hockey League. They also have highly touted Finnish defenceman Olli Juolevi, who was ranked fifth among North... Read more
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Brandon Sun
McCrimmon returning to Memorial Cupleague champions and your host to play.” McCrimmon was part of the 1978-79 Whe
McCrimmon returning to Memorial Cup
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
league champions and your host to play.” McCrimmon was part of the 1978-79 Wheat Kings juggernaut that still holds the Western Hockey League record for the most points in a regular season with 125 points. The forward from Plenty, Sask.,... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Fort Mac stays close to our heartsfrom a few so far.” However, Small says Red Cross booths set up at the Keyston
Fort Mac stays close to our hearts
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
from a few so far.” However, Small says Red Cross booths set up at the Keystone Centre during Game One and Two of the Western Hockey League Championship took in nearly $7,000. Westman residents have also contributed approximately $2,500 to... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GMhe was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one whi
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GM
Surrey Leader / Posted 11 days ago
he was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one which saw the major junior hockey club miss the Western Hockey League playoffs for the second straight year. Hanlon’s most previous coaching job had been in Switzerland... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GMhe was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one whi
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GM
Abbotsford News / Posted 11 days ago
he was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one which saw the major junior hockey club miss the Western Hockey League playoffs for the second straight year. Hanlon’s most previous coaching job had been in Switzerland... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GMhe was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one whi
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GM
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
he was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one which saw the major junior hockey club miss the Western Hockey League playoffs for the second straight year. Hanlon’s most previous coaching job had been in Switzerland... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GMhe was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one whi
Vancouver Giants name Hanlon new GM
Peace Arch News / Posted 11 days ago
he was stepping down in December. Bonner stayed on through the season, one which saw the major junior hockey club miss the Western Hockey League playoffs for the second straight year. Hanlon’s most previous coaching job had been in Switzerland... Read more
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