Episode five of the Western Hockey League Radio Show w/ Jon Keen takes a look at the Team WHL roster for the 2018 CIBC Canada-Russia Series. We’ll hear from Moose Jaw Warriors Head Coach Tim Hunter, who is also set to guide Canada’s National Junior Team, on the roster and the opening WHL leg of the event.
The Vancouver Giants are out to a good start. Michael Dyck is at the helm after not coaching at the WHL level since 2009. He’ll be our guest to discuss his return and the Giants start to the season.
WHL Alumni and Hockey Hall of Famer Mark Recchi will be honoured in his hometown of Kamloops by the Blazers this weekend. The 22-year NHL veteran and three-time Stanley Cup winner as a player will talk about coming home for the special ceremony.
Finally, Prince Albert Raiders forward Brett Leason is having a breakout season with 26 points (11G-15A) in his first 12 games. He’s the “WHL On The Run Player of the Week” and will wrap up the show.