Hextall on Hockey: Familiar feeling to coaching changes

Gallant fired from Vegas. …Come again? This is a head coach that took the expansion Vegas Golden Knights to the Stanley Cup final in their inaugural season, won the Jack Adams Award, and is a coach in this year’s All-Star...

Winnipeg Ice go into the Christmas break with plenty of reasons for optimism

Winnipeg Ice president and GM Matt Cockell isn’t about to put the touch on team owner Greg Fettes for Memorial Cup rings just yet.But for a franchise that has averaged just 16-17 wins over the previous four seasons, a 19-13-1...

Winnipeg Ice select inaugural leadership group

The Winnipeg Ice have decided who will wear a letter for the hockey club during the 2019-20 WHL season, and almost every age group on the team will be represented.18-year-old Peyton Krebs returns for a second season as team captain...

Winnipeg NHL prospect undergoing cancer treatment at Grace Hospital

A Winnipeg-born NHL prospect is skipping his team’s training camp to undergo treatment for testicular cancer, the league said Monday.Forward Stelio Mattheos, 20, currently a member of the Carolina Hurricanes’ AHL farm team, was diagnosed with cancer in June, shortly...

WHL star looking forward to leading Ice in hockey-mad Winnipeg

The team is still a few weeks from its pre-season debut, but the members of the Western Hockey League’s newly-minted Winnipeg Ice are looking forward to facing off in their new home.The team, which relocated from British Columbia earlier this...

Saturday Night will be all right for the Winnipeg Ice in 2019-20

The Winnipeg Ice of the Western Hockey League have released their 2019-20 regular season schedule, and Saturday night hockey will reign supreme for the team’s first season in Winnipeg after relocating from Cranbrook, B.C. earlier this year.READ MORE: WHL confirms...

Winnipeg ICE announce their 2019 WHL Preseason Schedule

The Winnipeg ICE won’t be wasting any time developing an inter-provincial rivalry with Brandon.The ICE will open their 2019 WHL exhibition schedule against the Wheat Kings on Friday, Sept. 6 at Westoba Place in Brandon. The following night on Sept....

Brandon Wheat Kings host Winnipeg Blue Bombers Night in January

Two Manitoba sports teams will be linking up this January.The Winnipeg Blue Bombers have partnered with the Brandon Wheat Kings taking place at the Westoba Place on Jan. 18.Blue Bombers quarterback Matt Nichols will take part in a ceremonial opening...