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Giants ‘hungry’ to win it next year

Giants ‘hungry’ to win it next year

This Langley-based team of grit, determination, and resilience should be proud: Coach

Giants ‘hungry’ to win it next year
Giants forward Tristen Nielsen tussled with a Raider Monday night. The Giants fell in overtime to the Prince Albert in Game 7, the Raiders taking the Chynoweth Cup 3-2. (Lucas Chudleigh/Special to Black Press)

VIDEO: Giants fall in Game 7 overtime, Raiders taking WHL and marching on to Memorial Cup in Halifax

Vancouver lost to Prince Albert 3-2 Monday night, taking it down to the wire in best-of-7 playoffs

  • May 13, 2019
Giants forward Tristen Nielsen tussled with a Raider Monday night. The Giants fell in overtime to the Prince Albert in Game 7, the Raiders taking the Chynoweth Cup 3-2. (Lucas Chudleigh/Special to Black Press)
VIDEO: Giants force Game 7 with 4-2 win Sunday in Prince Albert

VIDEO: Giants force Game 7 with 4-2 win Sunday in Prince Albert

The final of seven games will be played in Saskatchewan Monday to determine who’s the WHL champs

  • May 12, 2019
VIDEO: Giants force Game 7 with 4-2 win Sunday in Prince Albert
Before a record crowd at Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants emerged triumphant in Game 5, keeping themselves alive to play another night – specifically Sunday night in Saskatchewan. The G-Men are now trailing 2-3 to the Prince Albert Raiders heading into Game 6 of the best-of-seven WHL (east vs. west) championship series. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants stave off elimination with 4-3 win at home

A triumph in Game 5 in Langley earns the Vancouver hockey team another trip to Prince Albert

  • May 10, 2019
Before a record crowd at Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants emerged triumphant in Game 5, keeping themselves alive to play another night – specifically Sunday night in Saskatchewan. The G-Men are now trailing 2-3 to the Prince Albert Raiders heading into Game 6 of the best-of-seven WHL (east vs. west) championship series. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Before a record crowd at Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants emerged triumphant in Game 5, keeping themselves alive to play another night – specifically Sunday night in Saskatchewan. The G-Men are now trailing 2-3 to the Prince Albert Raiders heading into Game 6 of the best-of-seven WHL (east vs. west) championship series. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants stave off elimination with 4-3 win at home

A triumph in Game 5 in Langley earns the Vancouver hockey team another trip to Prince Albert

  • May 10, 2019
Before a record crowd at Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants emerged triumphant in Game 5, keeping themselves alive to play another night – specifically Sunday night in Saskatchewan. The G-Men are now trailing 2-3 to the Prince Albert Raiders heading into Game 6 of the best-of-seven WHL (east vs. west) championship series. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants dropped a hard-fought 1-0 decision to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 4 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship series Wednesday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Raiders edge out Vancouver Giants 1-0 in Game 4 of the finals

The east vs. west rivalry for the WHL 2019 title could be decided during Game 5 Friday in Langley

  • May 9, 2019
Vancouver Giants dropped a hard-fought 1-0 decision to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 4 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship series Wednesday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants dropped a hard-fought 1-0 decision to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 4 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship series Wednesday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Raiders edge out Vancouver Giants 1-0 in Game 4 of the finals

The east vs. west rivalry for the WHL 2019 title could be decided during Game 5 Friday in Langley

  • May 9, 2019
Vancouver Giants dropped a hard-fought 1-0 decision to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 4 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship series Wednesday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants fell 8-2 to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 3 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship Series on Tuesday night at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants look to tie WHL championship series Wednesday on home ice in Langley

Prince Albert Raiders dominate in Game 3 at Langley Events Centre Tuesday, taking 2-1 series lead

  • May 7, 2019
Vancouver Giants fell 8-2 to the Prince Albert Raiders in Game 3 of the 2019 Rogers WHL Championship Series on Tuesday night at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Giants fell to the Raiders 4-0 Saturday night in Prince Albert. The next game in the best-of-seven series happens at Langley Events Centre. (Lucas Chudleigh/Apollo Multimedia)

VIDEO: Raiders shutout Giants 4-0 in Game 2 of the WHL championships

Vancouver and Prince Albert are tied 1-1 as the battle moves to Langley for the next three games

  • May 4, 2019
Giants fell to the Raiders 4-0 Saturday night in Prince Albert. The next game in the best-of-seven series happens at Langley Events Centre. (Lucas Chudleigh/Apollo Multimedia)
Giants drew first blood in 2019 Rogers WHL Championship match up in Prince Albert Friday night. The two teams face off again Saturday night in Saskatchewan. (Lucas Chudleigh/Apollo Multimedia)

VIDEO: Giants take lead in east-west rivalry of WHL final series

In Game 1 of the championships, Vancouver take the game 5-4 in Prince Albert, Sask.

  • May 4, 2019
Giants drew first blood in 2019 Rogers WHL Championship match up in Prince Albert Friday night. The two teams face off again Saturday night in Saskatchewan. (Lucas Chudleigh/Apollo Multimedia)
Giants to lean on Surrey, White Rock talent as WHL final begins

Giants to lean on Surrey, White Rock talent as WHL final begins

Players from Surrey, White Rock, Delta and Langley will be part of Western Hockey League series

Giants to lean on Surrey, White Rock talent as WHL final begins
California’s Ed Watts will be in the seats cheering on his grandson at the upcoming playoff games for the Vancouver Giants. The first two games are in Saskatchewan, starting Friday night. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)

Devoted Vancouver Giants fan hits the road with hockey team

From Bakersfield to Prince Albert to Langley, road trip continues for Watts

  • May 2, 2019
California’s Ed Watts will be in the seats cheering on his grandson at the upcoming playoff games for the Vancouver Giants. The first two games are in Saskatchewan, starting Friday night. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)
(Away from home, the Vancouver Giants secured another victory in the Western Conference finals against the Spokane Chiefs on Wednesday night. They won 4-3 in overtime. They’re back home in Langley to play Game 5 on Friday. (Larry Brunt/Spokane Chiefs)

VIDEO: Giants come back to earn 4-3 overtime victory

Playing in Spokane for the second consecutive night, the G-Men triumph put them 3-1 in the playoffs

  • Apr 25, 2019
(Away from home, the Vancouver Giants secured another victory in the Western Conference finals against the Spokane Chiefs on Wednesday night. They won 4-3 in overtime. They’re back home in Langley to play Game 5 on Friday. (Larry Brunt/Spokane Chiefs)
VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall in overtime

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall in overtime

Langley-based hockey team still leads WHL series against Spokane

  • Apr 24, 2019
VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall in overtime
Vancouver Giants defeat the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 Saturday night at LEC, leading the Western Conference championship series 2-0. Next game in State-side on Tuesday. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Fan support almost deafening as Giants take Game 2 in finals

Vancouver G-Men cap comeback with thrilling third period to beat Spokane 4-2 on home ice in Langley

  • Apr 21, 2019
Vancouver Giants defeat the Spokane Chiefs 4-2 Saturday night at LEC, leading the Western Conference championship series 2-0. Next game in State-side on Tuesday. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Championship action kicks off tonight at Langley Events Centre

Championship action kicks off tonight at Langley Events Centre

Giants prepare to do battle in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals Friday on home ice

  • Apr 19, 2019
Championship action kicks off tonight at Langley Events Centre
Giants take Game 1 of the playoff series with the Chiefs by the score of 4-1 Friday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. The two teams are back there again Saturday night. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants draw first blood in Western Conference championships

In Game 1 of the best-of-seven series between Vancouver and Spokane, the G-Men emerged triumphant

  • Apr 19, 2019
Giants take Game 1 of the playoff series with the Chiefs by the score of 4-1 Friday night on home ice at the Langley Events Centre. The two teams are back there again Saturday night. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Giants defeat Royals 6-1 Thursday, shutting out Victoria by four games to zero in the semifinal series. Vancouver now advances to the finals. (Jay Wallace/Special to Black Press)

VIDEO: Week’s rest prepares Giants for WHL conference final

G-Men advance to Western Conference finals in Langley next Friday, after 4-0 series win over Royals

  • Apr 12, 2019
Giants defeat Royals 6-1 Thursday, shutting out Victoria by four games to zero in the semifinal series. Vancouver now advances to the finals. (Jay Wallace/Special to Black Press)
Victoria goalie Griffen Outhouse was once again selected as one of the top players of the game, despite his team’s loss Tuesday on home ice to the Vancouver Giants in overtime 5-4. (Kevin Light/Special to Black Press)

VIDEO: Giants push Royals to brink of elimination

Game 4 of the Western Conference hockey league’s semifinals will be played out in Victoria Thursday

  • Apr 9, 2019
Victoria goalie Griffen Outhouse was once again selected as one of the top players of the game, despite his team’s loss Tuesday on home ice to the Vancouver Giants in overtime 5-4. (Kevin Light/Special to Black Press)
Vancouver Giants won the first game in Round 2 of the Western Hockey League’s semi-finals. Game one Friday, and Game 2 coming Saturday, are both held at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants take lead in semi-final round on home ice in Langley

After Friday’s victory, Vancouver takes on Victoria again Saturday at LEC, looking for a second win

  • Apr 5, 2019
Vancouver Giants won the first game in Round 2 of the Western Hockey League’s semi-finals. Game one Friday, and Game 2 coming Saturday, are both held at the Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)