Post Tagged with: "WHL"

Seattle's rookie phenom Mathew Barzal has the T-Birds flying (photo Christopher Mast)

WHL Predictions: Rockets Fuelled For Championship

We have a consensus — the Kelowna Rockets will be crowned Western Hockey League champions this season. In polling fellow WHL experts Andy Eide of Seattle and Ryan Pike of […]

by · September 15, 2014 · 0 comments · Prospects, WHL
Will there be happy times in Portland again?  (WHL.ca)

What Will Mike Johnston’s Legacy in Portland Be?

Tuesday afternoon the Pittsburgh Penguins announced they had their man. Mike Johnston was announced as the new head coach tasked with finding a way to get the Penguins to live […]

by · June 26, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, Other Leagues, WHL
Portland's Chase De Leo could be a steal in the 2014 NHL Draft (WHL photo)

Chase De Leo – The Next Ones: 2014 NHL Draft Prospect Profile

Chase De Leo THW Close-Up:   Date of birth: 1995-October 25 Hometown: La Mirada, CA Ht:5’10” Wt: 175 lbs Shoots: Left Position: Centre NHL Draft Eligibility: 2014 1st year eligible Twitter:@Dels9 […]

by · June 24, 2014 · 0 comments · CHL, NHL Entry Draft, WHL
Julius Honka (Brad Watson)

NHL Draft War Room: Julius Honka

Julius Honka THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings (E-Mac): #21 (Feb 2014) THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #24 (March 2014) Hashtag: #TheFinnishQB Nickname: Honks Team: #6, […]

by · March 14, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft
Jake Virtanen (Photo by Brad Watson)

NHL Draft War Room: Jake Virtanen

Jake Virtanen THW’s NHL Draft War Room Rankings: #8 THW’s NHL Draft Rankings – The Next Ones Edition (aka Chris’s List): #7 (March 2014)   Hashtag/Nickname: #LocomotiV, #JakeTheSnake Team: #18, Calgary, […]

by · February 26, 2014 · 0 comments · NHL Entry Draft, Prospects
Former UND forward Adam Tambellini, Eric Classen UND Athletics

UND Hockey: Adam Tambellini Leaves UND for the WHL

According to Grand Forks Herald, Tambellini notified the UND coaching staff on Tuesday evening, that he was leaving UND hockey program for the WHL. During his time at UND, Tambellini […]

by · January 9, 2014 · Comments are Disabled · College Hockey, NCAA
Don't look now but Curtis Lazar could trade his Oil Kings jersey for a Sens jersey this year. (photo whl.ca)

WHL Power Rankings: November 19th

The Western Hockey League regular season has passed the quarter pole and we are beginning to learn some things. We know that the U.S. Division is the league’s toughest from […]

by · November 19, 2013 · 1 comment · CHL, WHL
WHL Power Rankings: October 24th

WHL Power Rankings: October 24th

The Western Hockey League saw a pretty busy week these past few days. There have been two pretty big trades and a certain team in Portland has caught fire again. […]

by · October 25, 2013 · 1 comment · CHL, WHL
Seattle's rookie phenom Mathew Barzal has the T-Birds flying (photo Christopher Mast)

WHL Power Rankings: October 8th

The Western Hockey League has completed two full weeks of play now and we are starting to see some trends and teams begin to separate themselves. Some teams that we […]

by · October 8, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, WHL
Morgan Rielly just graduated high school (Aaron Bell/CHL Images)

Morgan Rielly: Is This The Year He Makes The Cut?

On June 22nd, 2012, in front of a packed house in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the Toronto Maple Leafs selected, from Moose Jaw of the WHL, Morgan Rielly fifth overall in the […]

by · September 27, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Toronto Maple Leafs
Will there be happy times in Portland again?  (WHL.ca)

Don’t Count The Portland Winterhawks Out Just Yet

It’s hard to imagine the Portland Winterhawks having a better season than the one they had in 2012-2013. They finished the WHL regular season with a league best 57-12-1-2 record […]

by · August 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · CHL, WHL
Red Deer Rebels Matt Dumba #24 (Darren Aucoin/Flickr)

Is Opportunity Knocking For Mathew Dumba?

When the lockout ended and the 2012-2013 season began last January, Minnesota Wild General Manager Chuck Fletcher extended a training camp invite to young defenseman Mathew Dumba. The Wild selected […]

by · August 29, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minnesota Wild, News/Commentary, Prospects