Vancouver Giants

VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants

VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants

Victory on home ice in Langley moves team within four points of second place

  • Feb 15, 2020
VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants
Katzalay Vancouver scored four unanswered goals as part of a five-goal period to defeat Kamloops 7-3 at Langley Events Centre Sunday, Feb. 10 (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants make six in a row

Another home ice win at Langley Events Centre

  • Feb 12, 2020
Katzalay Vancouver scored four unanswered goals as part of a five-goal period to defeat Kamloops 7-3 at Langley Events Centre Sunday, Feb. 10 (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)
Alex Kannok Leipert dug for the puck as the Vancouver Giants won a fifth straight game, beating the Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Saturday night (Feb. 9) at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to the Langley Advance Times)
Alex Kannok Leipert dug for the puck as the Vancouver Giants won a fifth straight game, beating the Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Saturday night (Feb. 9) at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to the Langley Advance Times)
The Vancouver Giants will sport special Hockey Night In Canada jerseys as part of the campaign to encourage organ donation. (Jamison Derksen photo0

Langley-based Giants suit up to spotlight organ donation

The season features a special game Saturday with a focus on donor registration

  • Feb 7, 2020
The Vancouver Giants will sport special Hockey Night In Canada jerseys as part of the campaign to encourage organ donation. (Jamison Derksen photo0
Cole Shepard recorded four assists as the Vancouver Giants scored a franchise-best dozen goals to down the Tri-City Americans 12-4 on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Tuesday, Feb. 5 (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Record-setting win by Giants over Americans

A dozen goals on home ice at Langley Events Centre

  • Feb 5, 2020
Cole Shepard recorded four assists as the Vancouver Giants scored a franchise-best dozen goals to down the Tri-City Americans 12-4 on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Tuesday, Feb. 5 (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants player Eric Florchuk tangled with a Blazer Friday night (Jan. 31) in Western Hockey League action at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants win 5-4 in overtime against Kamloops

Eric Florchuk was the overtime hero, scoring with 27 seconds to play

  • Feb 1, 2020
Giants player Eric Florchuk tangled with a Blazer Friday night (Jan. 31) in Western Hockey League action at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants defenceman Bowen Byram checked Pavel Novak of the Kelowna Rockets into the boards during first period play at Prospera Place on Sunday, (Jan. 26) in Kelowna. (Marissa Baecker/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants head coach records 200th win with victory in Kelowna

Michal Kvasnica and David Tendeck named stars of the game

  • Jan 27, 2020
Giants defenceman Bowen Byram checked Pavel Novak of the Kelowna Rockets into the boards during first period play at Prospera Place on Sunday, (Jan. 26) in Kelowna. (Marissa Baecker/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants suffered a 3-2 overtime loss on home ice at the Langley Events Centre against the Kelowna Rockets. (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants drop 3-2 decision in overtime to Kelowna Rockets

‘We beat ourselves’ frustrated coach says

  • Jan 26, 2020
Giants suffered a 3-2 overtime loss on home ice at the Langley Events Centre against the Kelowna Rockets. (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)
Thursday evening at the Langley Events Centre the Vancouver Giants (19-20-2-2) fell 2-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips (30-11-3-1). (Rob Wilton/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Silvertips edge Giants 2-1 Thursday in Langley

Vancouver falls just short, dropping hard-fought, one-goal decision to Everett at home

  • Jan 24, 2020
Thursday evening at the Langley Events Centre the Vancouver Giants (19-20-2-2) fell 2-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips (30-11-3-1). (Rob Wilton/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Hockey Gives Blood runs Thursday at Langley Events Centre. (Canadian Blood Services/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Donate blood with the Vancouver Giants

Hockey Gives Blood gives fans a chance to donate on Thursday, Jan. 23 at Langley Events Centre

Hockey Gives Blood runs Thursday at Langley Events Centre. (Canadian Blood Services/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Kamloops Blazers skated away with a one-sided 4-0 victory over the host Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants burned by Kamloops Blazers

Home ice loss sees Kamloops extend winning streak to eight

  • Jan 20, 2020
Kamloops Blazers skated away with a one-sided 4-0 victory over the host Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/special to Langley Advance Times)
Former Giants head coach Don Hay (left), former Giants contributors and brothers Craig and Scott Bonner, and current Giants owner Ron Toigo. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)

Former Giants GM named to hockey team’s Wall of Honour

Scott Bonner will be recognized tonight, ahead of the G-Men’s first of two match ups with Victoria

  • Jan 17, 2020
Former Giants head coach Don Hay (left), former Giants contributors and brothers Craig and Scott Bonner, and current Giants owner Ron Toigo. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants fell 6-3 to the visiting Spokane Chiefs on Saturday night at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Two nights in a row, Spokane defeats Vancouver Giants

G-Men host Victoria on Langley Events Centre ice Sunday, for a 4 p.m. game

  • Jan 12, 2020
Vancouver Giants fell 6-3 to the visiting Spokane Chiefs on Saturday night at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Eric Florchuk is a 20-year-old forward from Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. who has been playing for the Sasktoon Blades and is now joining the Vancouver Giants. The left-handed shooter is 6 ft. 2 in. tall and weighs in at about 180 pounds. (Steve Hiscock/Saskatoon Blades)

Birthday boy suits up for Vancouver Giants in WHL trade

Albertan Eric Florchuk starts his tenure with the G-Men on his 20th birthday

  • Jan 11, 2020
Eric Florchuk is a 20-year-old forward from Fort Saskatchewan, Alta. who has been playing for the Sasktoon Blades and is now joining the Vancouver Giants. The left-handed shooter is 6 ft. 2 in. tall and weighs in at about 180 pounds. (Steve Hiscock/Saskatoon Blades)
Vancouver Giants fell to the Chiefs in Spokane Friday night, but hope to rectify that record on home ice at Langley Events Centre tonight (Saturday, Jan. 11). (Larry Brunt/Special to Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Giants fall to Chiefs Friday night down south

Major junior hockey team, defeated in Spokane 3-1, prepares for rematch at home in Langley tonight

  • Jan 11, 2020
Vancouver Giants fell to the Chiefs in Spokane Friday night, but hope to rectify that record on home ice at Langley Events Centre tonight (Saturday, Jan. 11). (Larry Brunt/Special to Black Press Media)
Wednesday afternoon at the Langley Events Centre the Vancouver Giants dropped a 1-0 decision to the Victoria Royals (20-12-2-0). (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants three-game streak ends on Langley ice New Year’s Day

Vancouver’s major junior hockey team didn’t start the year the way they wanted, falling to Royals 1-0

  • Jan 1, 2020
Wednesday afternoon at the Langley Events Centre the Vancouver Giants dropped a 1-0 decision to the Victoria Royals (20-12-2-0). (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Victoria pays a visit New Year’s Day afternoon to take on the Vancouver Giants on their home ice at the Langley Events Centre. The puck drops at 2 p.m. a public skate follows the game. (Jay Wallace/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

Giants first game of the new year gets underway at 2 p.m. in Langley

Vancouver’s major junior hockey team preparing to battle Victoria Royals at Langley Events Centre

  • Jan 1, 2020
Victoria pays a visit New Year’s Day afternoon to take on the Vancouver Giants on their home ice at the Langley Events Centre. The puck drops at 2 p.m. a public skate follows the game. (Jay Wallace/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Bowen Byram (Doug Westcott photo/Jamison Derksen graphic)

Giants defenceman in Czech Republic for Christmas

Eigtheen-year-old Bowen Byram is be part of the Canada team selected for the world juniors

  • Dec 14, 2019
Bowen Byram (Doug Westcott photo/Jamison Derksen graphic)
All stuffed toys thrown onto the ice during today’s teddy bear toss game will be gathered and donated to the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants earn a teddy bear toss victory Sunday at Rogers Arena

G-Men suit up next on Saturday, Dec. 14 when they take on the Everett Silvertips in Washington

  • Dec 9, 2019
All stuffed toys thrown onto the ice during today’s teddy bear toss game will be gathered and donated to the Lower Mainland Christmas Bureau. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Holden Katzalay has left the BCHL’s Surrey Eagles and joined the Vancouver Giants of the Western Hockey League. (Garrett James photo)

Surrey Eagles lose forward to WHL’s Vancouver Giants

Holden Katzalay had been with Giants on a trial basis since late November

Holden Katzalay has left the BCHL’s Surrey Eagles and joined the Vancouver Giants of the Western Hockey League. (Garrett James photo)