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Chilliwack Chiefs forward Kienan Draper (left) has been drafted by the National Hockey League’s Detroit Red Wings. (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack Chiefs Kienan Draper and Ethan Bowen picked in National Hockey League draft

Draper and Bowen were two of the three BCHL players chosen by big-league clubs

Chilliwack Chiefs forward Kienan Draper (left) has been drafted by the National Hockey League’s Detroit Red Wings. (Eric J. Welsh/ Chilliwack Progress)
Chilliwack forward Ethan Bowen, West Kelowna forward John Evans and Langley defenseman Ryan Helliwell have a chance to be drafted by a National Hockey League team this week. (BCHL graphic)

Big week for Chilliwack’s Ethan Bowen as National Hockey League holds draft

Bowen is the highest ranked BCHL skater and projects to be a mid-round pick by a big-league club

  • Oct 6, 2020
Chilliwack forward Ethan Bowen, West Kelowna forward John Evans and Langley defenseman Ryan Helliwell have a chance to be drafted by a National Hockey League team this week. (BCHL graphic)
Chilliwack Chiefs stomp Surrey as BCHL games begin

Chilliwack Chiefs stomp Surrey as BCHL games begin

Chilliwack outscored the Eagles 11-4 in a pair of extended training camp matches

Chilliwack Chiefs stomp Surrey as BCHL games begin
Ethan Bowen of the Chilliwack Chiefs battles Preston Brodziak of the Prince George Spruce Kings for the puck during a BCHL game last season at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)

Chilliwack Chief Ethan Bowen looks forward to NHL draft

The highest-rated BCHL skater projects to be a mid-round pick

  • Sep 23, 2020
Ethan Bowen of the Chilliwack Chiefs battles Preston Brodziak of the Prince George Spruce Kings for the puck during a BCHL game last season at the Chilliwack Coliseum. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
Chilliwack Chiefs add player with NCAA experience to blueline

Chilliwack Chiefs add player with NCAA experience to blueline

Luke Krys joins the BCHL junior A club after spending the 2019-20 season with the Brown Bears

Chilliwack Chiefs add player with NCAA experience to blueline
Brian Maloney has been named head coach of Team Canada West for the 2020 World Junior A Challenge tournament that won’t actually happen due to the pandemic. (Darren Francis photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs hockey boss named Team Canada West head coach

Brian Maloney won’t get to actually do the job due to the pandemic, but it’s a nice honour

Brian Maloney has been named head coach of Team Canada West for the 2020 World Junior A Challenge tournament that won’t actually happen due to the pandemic. (Darren Francis photo)
BCHL approves pay-to-play model for 2020-21 season if fans can’t attend games

BCHL approves pay-to-play model for 2020-21 season if fans can’t attend games

The league’s plan B will kick in if a proposal to fill arenas to 25 per cent capacity isn’t approved

BCHL approves pay-to-play model for 2020-21 season if fans can’t attend games
New Chilliwack Chief Ray Fust.

Chilliwack Chiefs bolster lineup with Swiss-Canadian power forward Ray Fust

The talented teenager joins the BCHL club a year ahead of schedule thanks to COVID-19

New Chilliwack Chief Ray Fust.
Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price is one of 12 BCHL alums chasing the Stanley Cup as NHL playoffs begin. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)

National Hockey League playoffs begin with 12 BCHL alums chasing Stanley Cup

The Vancouver Canucks and New York Islanders employ two BCHL grads each

Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price is one of 12 BCHL alums chasing the Stanley Cup as NHL playoffs begin. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Paul Chiasson)
Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament

Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament

The event is a fundraiser for the Chilliwack Chiefs Education Fund

Chilliwack Chiefs trade sticks for clubs for ninth annual golf tournament
Chilliwack Chiefs get information upgrade with InStat partnership

Chilliwack Chiefs get information upgrade with InStat partnership

The junior A league will benefit from an influx of advanced statistics starting this season

Chilliwack Chiefs get information upgrade with InStat partnership
Chilliwack Chiefs sign St. Andrews alum Frankie Carogioiello

Chilliwack Chiefs sign St. Andrews alum Frankie Carogioiello

The BCHL club adds another talented forward to the mix in preparation for the 2020-21 season

Chilliwack Chiefs sign St. Andrews alum Frankie Carogioiello
Jordan Kawaguchi wore the captain’s C for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs in 2017 and will wear it once more for the NCAA’s North Dakota Fighting Hawks. (University of North Dakota photo)

Chilliwack Chiefs alum Jordan Kawaguchi named captain of North Dakota Fighting Hawks

The high scoring forward will lead UND into the 2020-21 NCAA Div-1 hockey season

Jordan Kawaguchi wore the captain’s C for the BCHL’s Chilliwack Chiefs in 2017 and will wear it once more for the NCAA’s North Dakota Fighting Hawks. (University of North Dakota photo)
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
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