Photo: A seven-point weekend has Kamloops Blazers forward JC Lipon among the scoring leaders in the WHL early in the 2012-13 season (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)
CALGARY, AB. – The Western Hockey League announced today that Kamloops Blazers’ forward JC Lipon is the Denny’s WHL Player of the Week.
Photo: Tobias Rieder, Ryan Murphy and their Kitchener Rangers teammates moved up a spot in this week's CHL Top Rankings (courtesy of Terry Wilson / OHL Images)
Toronto, ON – The Canadian Hockey League today announced the third edition of the BMO CHL MasterCard Top 10 Rankings for the 2012-13 regular season. The weekly rankings of the Canadian Hockey League’s Top 10 teams are selected by a panel of National Hockey League scouts.
Photo: 2013 prospect Hunter Shinkaruk produced six points in two games to help the Medicine Hat Tigers to a two-win weekend (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)
CALGARY, AB. – The Western Hockey League announced today that Medicine Hat Tigers’ forward Hunter Shinkaruk is the Denny’s WHL Player of the Week.
Photo: 2012 WHL playoff scoring leader Ty Rattie and his Portland Winterhawks teammates hope the third time is the charm in 2012-13 as the team looks to erase the memory of two consecutive WHL championship losses (courtesy of Marissa Baecker/Getty Images)
Here’s a look at the Western Hockey League’s Western Conference heading into the 2012-13 season. Of course, the National Hockey League labor strife will impact rosters during the early going. And, the deadline for WHL teams to announce their three 20-year-old's comes along in mid-October.
Photo: Portland Winterhawks defenseman and top 2013 prospect Seth Jones puts his talents on display at the 2012 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game (courtesy of Ken McKenna/HF)
Players taking part in the 2012 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game will be under the scrutiny of scores of NHL scouts and GM's that will be in attendance. But one player may draw the attention of these interested observers more so than others, that player being defenseman Seth Jones.