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BCHL the latest league to suspend season over COVID-19

BCHL the latest league to suspend season over COVID-19

The second round of the playoffs was set to start this weekend in four BCHL markets.

BCHL the latest league to suspend season over COVID-19
Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)

BC Hockey cancels all provincial championships due to COVID-19 outbreak

In B.C., provincial hockey championships were slated to begin this Sunday, March 15

Hockey stick and puck. (Black Press Media files)
Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)

COVID-19 puts fate of BCHL season in question, KIJHL suspends games

Hockey Canada and the CJHL currently in talks to come up with plan for remainder of season

Penticton Vees fans may soon find themselves without any games to watch due to COVID-19. (Mark Brettt - Western News)
Surrey bounces Chilliwack out of BCHL playoffs with game seven win

Surrey bounces Chilliwack out of BCHL playoffs with game seven win

Chilliwack outshot the Eagles on home ice, but Thomas Scarfone stole the show in the Surrey net.

Surrey bounces Chilliwack out of BCHL playoffs with game seven win
Chilliwack Chiefs and Surrey Eagles heading to a seventh game

Chilliwack Chiefs and Surrey Eagles heading to a seventh game

The first round best-of-seven BCHL playoff series is going the distance after Surrey’s game 6 win.

Chilliwack Chiefs and Surrey Eagles heading to a seventh game
BCHL grad Alex Newhook wins national NCAA awards

BCHL grad Alex Newhook wins national NCAA awards

A 1st round draft pick of the Colorado Avalanche, Newhook led all NCAA scorers in points last month.

BCHL grad Alex Newhook wins national NCAA awards
Mathieu Caron backstops Chilliwack Chiefs to game five win over Surrey Eagles

Mathieu Caron backstops Chilliwack Chiefs to game five win over Surrey Eagles

The Abbotsford goaltender has collected two shutouts in the first round of the BCHL playoffs.

Mathieu Caron backstops Chilliwack Chiefs to game five win over Surrey Eagles
Surrey Eagles even series with Chilliwack Chiefs after game four win

Surrey Eagles even series with Chilliwack Chiefs after game four win

The Eagles are a perfect 6-0 on home ice this year versus their Mainland division rivals.

Surrey Eagles even series with Chilliwack Chiefs after game four win
Chilliwack Chief Hudson Thornton recognized for academic excellence

Chilliwack Chief Hudson Thornton recognized for academic excellence

Thorton’s work in the classroom and on the ice earns him a BCHL monthly award.

Chilliwack Chief Hudson Thornton recognized for academic excellence
BCHL shuffles the deck to accommodate arrival of Cranbrook Bucks

BCHL shuffles the deck to accommodate arrival of Cranbrook Bucks

Four divisions out. Two nine team conferences in as the junior A circuit balances the league.

BCHL shuffles the deck to accommodate arrival of Cranbrook Bucks
Chilliwack Chiefs profiting from advanced stats revolution

Chilliwack Chiefs profiting from advanced stats revolution

Players are buying into ‘the little things,’ with the junior A club introducing an ‘Impact Chart.’

Chilliwack Chiefs profiting from advanced stats revolution
Chilliwack Chiefs rookie Hudson Thornton has shown no shyness on the ice this season, going wherever he needs to go in pursuit of the puck. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)

Sixteen year olds make instant impact with Chilliwack Chiefs

Hudson Thornton and Peter Reynolds are making waves with the BCHL junior A club

Chilliwack Chiefs rookie Hudson Thornton has shown no shyness on the ice this season, going wherever he needs to go in pursuit of the puck. (Eric J. Welsh/ The Progress)
NHL bloodlines on Penticton Vees roster

NHL bloodlines on Penticton Vees roster

Chilliwack Chiefs host Penticton Vees on Saturday

NHL bloodlines on Penticton Vees roster
Cam Keith – who spent last season as an associate coach with the Chilliwack Chiefs – has been named the head coach of the Surrey Eagles. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles hire former Chiefs assistant as new head coach

Cam Keith will serve as head coach and associate general manager with BCHL club

Cam Keith – who spent last season as an associate coach with the Chilliwack Chiefs – has been named the head coach of the Surrey Eagles. (Garrett James photo)
Trade deadline looming for BCHL teams

Trade deadline looming for BCHL teams

Trade watch will heat up as the roster freeze deadline is on Jan. 10

Trade deadline looming for BCHL teams
Team Canada forward Cory Emmerton (left) and teammate Maxim Noreau fend off a Kalpa Kuopio player during the final of the 2018 Spengler Cup. Canada dropped the game 2-1 after an eight-round shootout. Photo courtesy of @HC_Men/Twitter

Canada settles for silver at Spengler Cup

BCHL alum finish with silver medal at 2018 Spengler Cup

Team Canada forward Cory Emmerton (left) and teammate Maxim Noreau fend off a Kalpa Kuopio player during the final of the 2018 Spengler Cup. Canada dropped the game 2-1 after an eight-round shootout. Photo courtesy of @HC_Men/Twitter
Team Canada celebrating one of their six goals scored against Nurnberg Ice Tigers at the Spengler Cup on Dec. 28. Photo couresty of @HC_Men/Twitter

BCHL alum net four goals for Team Canada in Spengler Cup win

Team Canada heading to the semi-final of the 2018 Spengler Cup in Davos

Team Canada celebrating one of their six goals scored against Nurnberg Ice Tigers at the Spengler Cup on Dec. 28. Photo couresty of @HC_Men/Twitter
BCHL’ers help Canada to record setting win at Spengler Cup

BCHL’ers help Canada to record setting win at Spengler Cup

Team Canada opened the 2018 tournament with a win over Davos

BCHL’ers help Canada to record setting win at Spengler Cup
Team Canada West player Alexander Campbell (Victoria Grizzlies, BCHL) races the puck up the ice through traffic, while teammate Alex Newhook tries to give him some space. Canada West lost to Russia 3-0 on Wednesday night in the preliminary round of the World Junior A Challenge.                                Hockey Canada images

BCHL’ers blanked by Russia at World Junior A Challenge

Canada West loses battle of the unbeaten teams in the preliminary round

Team Canada West player Alexander Campbell (Victoria Grizzlies, BCHL) races the puck up the ice through traffic, while teammate Alex Newhook tries to give him some space. Canada West lost to Russia 3-0 on Wednesday night in the preliminary round of the World Junior A Challenge.                                Hockey Canada images
Alex Swetlikoff (Vernon Vipers, BCHL), left, runs over a Team Canada East player during Monday night’s all-Canadian preliminary game at the 2018 World Junior A Challenge. Team Canada West won the game 6-1. Photo courtesy of Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images

BCHL player lifts Canada West to second win at World Junior A Challenge

Chilliwack Chiefs player has a three-point performance

Alex Swetlikoff (Vernon Vipers, BCHL), left, runs over a Team Canada East player during Monday night’s all-Canadian preliminary game at the 2018 World Junior A Challenge. Team Canada West won the game 6-1. Photo courtesy of Matthew Murnaghan/Hockey Canada Images