This week CHL cameras are in Oshawa with the top ranked team in the CHL, the Oshawa Generals. We hang out with Tobias Lindberg, Mitchell Vande Sompel, Montreal Canadiens prospect Michael McCarrron and New York Islanders first round pick Michael Dal Colle. Our cameras will show you why the Generals are one of the deepest and most talented teams in the CHL. Later, Jocelyn Thibault had an amazing
The series opener features a day with the Red Deer Rebels as CHL cameras follow players on a game day from 8am right up to post-game interviews. The Red Deer Rebels are a team on the rise and will host the 2016 MasterCard Memorial Cup. Also, Jacob DeSerres is a two-time MasterCard Memorial Cup participant in goal and is now using his CHL scholarship money to tend the twine with one of the top CIS
On ‘This is the CHL’ our cameras head to Medicine Hat, Alberta, home of the Medicine Hat Tigers. This is a team whose history is deep in championships, and a team that is the heartbeat of the community. Later, we hang out with Garret Rank, a former OHL official who has made his way up to the NHL, but what makes him different than any other official to work in the CHL is that he’s also one
The Sherbrooke Phoenix are in their third year of existence playing in the QMJHL and this is a team that is rising to the top of the league. Stocked with young talent and a pair of high scoring Swiss stars, the Phoenix are establishing themselves as a team with limitless potential. Check out this episode as we talk with former NHL Goalie Jocelyn Thibault about his role in bringing junior hockey
When the Blainville-Broisbriand Armada came in to the QMJHL a few years ago nobody expected big things right away. But three years in the playoffs and another top ten finish in the CHL rankings has the Armada back in the thick of the race for the President’s Trophy. Led by former NHLer, Joel Bouchard, and pieced together with a Latvian power forward and a few other talented prospects, the Arma
Quebec City's newest jewel is its $370M Videotron Centre which has a seating capacity of more than 18,000 and potentially could be the home for an NHL franchise. The Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League played its first ever game in the futuristic looking building and came away with a 3-2 overtime win. Here is video of the Mooseheads at the hotel, on their way to the rink
The North Bay Battalion have been one of the strongest teams in the OHL for the past couple seasons. Our cameras go in to Stan Butler’s locker room and visit with top NHL prospect Nick Paul, Vancouver Canucks prospect Mile Liberati and a pair of young forwards hoping to help the Battalion to the league’s title. We talk with CHL grads Jonathan Huberdeau, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins, and Sean Couturier
Despite a first round knock out by the London Knights, the Kitchener Rangers are poised to be a top team in the OHL next year. Our cameras hang out with the Rangers during their final regular season game of the year to talk with all their top prospects about what to expect in the year to come. Aaron Ekblad, James Wisniewski and David Savard were all award winners in their days with the CHL, we cha
TSN's Brent Wallace, and Craig Button talk about about Joseph Veleno during his camp at the Team Canada World Junior Showcase in Calgary.
Check out part 2 of That's Hockey's look at Joseph Veleno and a quick look at the other 4 Exceptional Status Players from the CHL in the last minute segment.
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