It’s been a while, far too long in fact, since I graced these pages so I’ll run through a number of issues point-form style. The Chilliwack Chiefs have the Grizzlies on the brink of elimination heading into game 5 at Prospera Centre tonight. A Chiefs win would make it 2 straight trips to the Fred … More Chilliwack can make it 2 straight finals
The first round of the BCHL playoffs are in the books with the second round set to get underway later this week. While the coming series matchups don’t really come as any surprise, the opening round was full of surprising and in some cases nearly shocking turns of events. I think it’s safe to say … More Surprises stop short of upsets
From a neutral fan perspective or general supporter of the BCHL, you would hope to see a tightening of the gap between playoff teams in their respective divisions as they gear up for the post-season which is now less than two weeks away. That’s certainly the case in the Interior division with just six points … More Gearing up or powering down into playoffs?
I don’t often mention Canadian university hockey on these pages but this week more than ever it is worth a thought or two. U Sports (formerly known as CIS, rebranded last fall) is the most underrated and under-reported level of hockey in this country. The vast majority of Canada West conference rosters are comprised … More Beware the streaking ‘Birds