Tuesday morning the Portland Winterhawks acquired the rights to Minnesota Wild defenseman Mathew Dumba from the Red Deer Rebels. In return they sent forward Presten Kopeck and conditional picks in […]
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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 […]
The Western Hockey League season is starting to pick up steam and we are starting to see teams settle into what they will end up being. There were some big […]
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 […]
Oliver Bjorkstrand THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 5/13/1995 Place of birth: Derning, Denmark Ht: 5’11″ Wt: 164 lbs Shoots: Right Position: RW NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 Twitter:@OBjorkstrand THW The Next Ones […]
Seth Jones THW Close-Up: Once in a lifetime prospect lives up to the hype Date of birth: 10-3-1994 Hometown: Plano, TX Ht: 6’4″ Wt: 206 Shoots: Right Position: […]
Nic Petan THW Close-Up: Date of birth: 3-22-1995 Place of birth: Delta, B.C. Ht: 5’9″ Wt: 166 Shoots: Left Position: Center NHL Draft Eligibility: 2013 1st year eligible Twitter: @petan19 […]
The name “Seth Jones” and the word “tank” have been used in the same sentence a lot lately. In some ways it’s a compliment regarding Jones’s physical strength; in many other ways it’s just referring to teams selling at the trade deadline with the hopes of “[writing off the rest of this season and "[engineering]” my team the best way possible to get the first pick.”
Welcome to the life of the league’s basement dwellers. And welcome to the dilemma they’re to be facing with a potential first overall pick.
Brandon Dubinsky has spent his entire professional career with the New York Rangers. For the 2012-13 season, though, he’s trading in his Blueshirt for a Blue Jacket. His path to […]
Just days before his call to the NHL, Portland Winterhawk Brendan Leipsic was recognized by his home community in Winnipeg, taking home the Ida and Max Nusgart Memorial Award as […]
Derrick Pouliot THW Close-Up: Date of Birth: January 16, 1994 Place of Birth: Weyburn, Saskatchewan Ht: 6-0 Wt: 181 lbs Shoots: Left Position: Defenseman NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 In a […]
Brendan Leipsic THW Close-Up: Date of Birth: May 19, 1994 Place of Birth: Winnipeg, Manitoba Ht: 5-9 Wt: 175 lbs Shoots: Left Position: Left Wing NHL Draft Eligibility: 2012 Every […]