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Vancouver Giants photo                                 Davis Koch was named the WHL’s player of the month for March.

White Rock’s Koch named WHL’s player of the month

Vancouver Giants forward had 14 points in eight regular-season games in March

Vancouver Giants photo                                 Davis Koch was named the WHL’s player of the month for March.
Bowen Byram, playing against Seattle Saturday in Kent, has been named On the Run player of the week by the WHL. (Brian Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds)

UPDATED: Giants punch ticket to Round 2 starting in Langley Friday

G-Men beats Seattle 5-1 Saturday, taking Round 1 of the playoffs and advancing to next level

Bowen Byram, playing against Seattle Saturday in Kent, has been named On the Run player of the week by the WHL. (Brian Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds)
VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday

VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday

Vancouver’s major A junior hockey team beat Seattle T-Birds5-1, in Game 6 of the playoffs

  • Mar 30, 2019
VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday
VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday

VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday

Vancouver’s major A junior hockey team beat Seattle T-Birds5-1, in Game 6 of the playoffs

  • Mar 30, 2019
VIDEO: Giants punch their ticket to Round 2 with playoff win Saturday
Trent Miner was back in goal for the G-Men Friday night on home ice at Langley Events Centre, where he helped the team win Game 5 of the playoff series against Seattle, by the score of 3-2. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants take Game 5 of playoffs at home

Vancouver leads the best-of-seven series 3-2, after a victory over Seattle on Friday in Langley

  • Mar 30, 2019
Trent Miner was back in goal for the G-Men Friday night on home ice at Langley Events Centre, where he helped the team win Game 5 of the playoff series against Seattle, by the score of 3-2. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants goalie David Tendeck stopped 30 of 34 shots on goal Wednesday night in Kent, when his team took on the Seattle Thunderbirds in the fourth game of a best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series. (Brian Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds)

VIDEO: T-Birds steal Game 4 from Giants, tie playoff series 2-2

Seattle came back to defeat Vancouver’s junior A major hockey team by the score of 4-3 Wednesday.

  • Mar 27, 2019
Vancouver Giants goalie David Tendeck stopped 30 of 34 shots on goal Wednesday night in Kent, when his team took on the Seattle Thunderbirds in the fourth game of a best-of-seven Western Conference playoff series. (Brian Liesse/Seattle Thunderbirds)
VIDEO: Giants slip past T-Birds in Game 3 of playoffs

VIDEO: Giants slip past T-Birds in Game 3 of playoffs

Crowd in Kent, Wash. watches Vancouver defeat Seattle 6-4 Tuesday - preparing for rematch Wednesday

  • Mar 26, 2019
VIDEO: Giants slip past T-Birds in Game 3 of playoffs
Playoff series tied 1-1 after Giants fall to T-Birds Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Next game state-side Tuesday evening. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Vancouver fall to Seattle in Game 2 of the playoffs

Thunderbirds topple the Giants 4-1 in Langley, evening the Western Conference series one game each

  • Mar 24, 2019
Playoff series tied 1-1 after Giants fall to T-Birds Saturday night at the Langley Events Centre. Next game state-side Tuesday evening. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
On home ice at the Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants handily won the first game of the playoff series by the score of 7-1. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants take a 1-0 playoff series lead

Vancouver beat Seattle 7-1 in game one of the best-of-seven Western Conference series in Langley

  • Mar 23, 2019
On home ice at the Langley Events Centre, the Vancouver Giants handily won the first game of the playoff series by the score of 7-1. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Michael Dyck is in his first year as head coach of the Vancouver Giants, and he’s been selected as the WHL’s Western Conference coach of the year. (Chris Relke/Vancovuer Giants)

Coach of the year in first season with the Giants

Michael Dyck is being lauded by the Western Hockey League for transforming the junior hockey team

  • Mar 22, 2019
Michael Dyck is in his first year as head coach of the Vancouver Giants, and he’s been selected as the WHL’s Western Conference coach of the year. (Chris Relke/Vancovuer Giants)
Vancouver Giant’s Jadon Joseph celebrated a first-period goal against the Rockets at Prospera Place in Kelowna last weekend. The G-Men had lots to celebrate, securing top spot in the Western Conference, and ensuring a spot in the playoffs that kick off tonight at Langley Events Centre. (Marrisa Baecker photos)

Giants begin playoff run in Langley tonight

With one win and a loss last weekend, the G-Men now top the Western Conference

  • Mar 22, 2019
Vancouver Giant’s Jadon Joseph celebrated a first-period goal against the Rockets at Prospera Place in Kelowna last weekend. The G-Men had lots to celebrate, securing top spot in the Western Conference, and ensuring a spot in the playoffs that kick off tonight at Langley Events Centre. (Marrisa Baecker photos)
Vancouver Giant named to Western Conference first-tier all-star team

Vancouver Giant named to Western Conference first-tier all-star team

Young hockey defenceman Bowen Byram is once again lauded for his outstanding efforts on the ice

  • Mar 21, 2019
Vancouver Giant named to Western Conference first-tier all-star team
Vancouver Giants were jubilant, as were their fans at Langley Events Centre, Friday night following their victory over the Kelowna Rockets, 2-1. The two teams face off again on Saturday night, this time in Kelowna for the G-Men’s last game of the regular season. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants lock in at top in the west after victory on Langley ice Friday night

Vancouver G-Men down Kelowna 2-1 to earn first place in the Western Conference with one game to go

  • Mar 16, 2019
Vancouver Giants were jubilant, as were their fans at Langley Events Centre, Friday night following their victory over the Kelowna Rockets, 2-1. The two teams face off again on Saturday night, this time in Kelowna for the G-Men’s last game of the regular season. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
Friday night, the Vancouver fell 4-1 to Spokane. It was only the third regulation loss for the Giants since Jan. 6. Next up, they faceoff against the Americans Saturday night. (Larry Brunt/Special to Black Press)

VIDEO: Chiefs take down Giants in Spokane

In Friday night’s game, state side, the Langley-based Vancouver Giants fell 4-1

  • Mar 8, 2019
Friday night, the Vancouver fell 4-1 to Spokane. It was only the third regulation loss for the Giants since Jan. 6. Next up, they faceoff against the Americans Saturday night. (Larry Brunt/Special to Black Press)
Bowen Byram overtime winner (Doug Wescott/Vancouver Giants)

Blazers doused by Giants in overtime play at Langley Events Centre Sunday

Bowen Byram’s latest OT winner gives the G-Men a share of first heading out on a three-game road trip

  • Mar 3, 2019
Bowen Byram overtime winner (Doug Wescott/Vancouver Giants)
Vancouver Giants beat the Kamloops Blazers 5-4 Saturday night in the B.C. Interior. (Allen Douglas/Special to Black Press)

VIDEO: Giants take down Blazers for sixth time this season

Next hockey game is on home ice at Langley Events Centre Sunday afternoon at 4 p.m.

  • Mar 2, 2019
Vancouver Giants beat the Kamloops Blazers 5-4 Saturday night in the B.C. Interior. (Allen Douglas/Special to Black Press)
Giants won one of their last regular season games at home Friday night, at Langley Events Centre, when they defeated the Kelowna Rockets by the score of 7-4. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants kick off March with 7-4 home win over Rockets in Langley

G-Men will be back on the ice Saturday night, this time in Kamloops, taking on the Blazers.

  • Mar 2, 2019
Giants won one of their last regular season games at home Friday night, at Langley Events Centre, when they defeated the Kelowna Rockets by the score of 7-4. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
VIDEO: Giants beat Royals in Victoria

VIDEO: Giants beat Royals in Victoria

Byram scores WHL-leading fourth overtime winning goal for Langley-based team

  • Feb 25, 2019
VIDEO: Giants beat Royals in Victoria
VIDEO: Giants capture B.C. Division title

VIDEO: Giants capture B.C. Division title

Langley-based hockey team collects needed point in Victoria game

  • Feb 24, 2019
VIDEO: Giants capture B.C. Division title
Vancouver Giants downed the Victoria Royals on home ice at Langley Events Centre Friday night. The two teams go head to head again Saturday, on Vancouver Island. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants earn 40th victory in a 4-0 triumph over Victoria

Vancouver G-Men move within a point of clinching the B.C. division banner at Friday’s at-home game

  • Feb 23, 2019
Vancouver Giants downed the Victoria Royals on home ice at Langley Events Centre Friday night. The two teams go head to head again Saturday, on Vancouver Island. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)