Vancouver Giants

Giants goaltender Trent Miner kept the Rockets at bay for much of Saturday’s (Jan. 25) battle on home ice at the Langley Events Centre against the Kelowna Rockets. It was decided in overtime, 3-2 for Kelowna. (Gary Ahuja/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 goaltender Trent Miner kept the Rockets at bay for much of Saturday’s (Jan. 25) battle on home ice at the Langley Events Centre against the Kelowna Rockets. It was decided in overtime, 3-2 for Kelowna. (Gary Ahuja/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)
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)
Giants defeated Royals, 4-1, before a hometown crowd at the Langley Events Centre Friday night. They’re back playing at home on Sunday afternoon, at 4 p.m. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Newbie Vancouver Giants leads victory over Victoria 4-1 Friday

The G-Men play Saturday in Victoria before hosting Kamloops on home ice in Langley Sunday afternoon

  • Jan 18, 2020
Giants defeated Royals, 4-1, before a hometown crowd at the Langley Events Centre Friday night. They’re back playing at home on Sunday afternoon, at 4 p.m. (Rik Fedyck/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)
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

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)
Wednesday night’s game on Vancouver Island didn’t end well for the Giants. The lost to the Victoria Royals by the score of 3-1. (Kevin Light/Special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants fall 3-1 to Victoria in mid-week Island game

The major junior hockey team is back at home in Langley for a toy drive and Santa singalong Friday

  • Dec 5, 2019
Wednesday night’s game on Vancouver Island didn’t end well for the Giants. The lost to the Victoria Royals by the score of 3-1. (Kevin Light/Special to the Langley Advance Times)
Wednesday night in Portland, the Vancouver Giants fell 3-1 to the Portland Winterhawks. Jake Gricius paced the Winterhawks with two goals while goaltender Joel Hofer made 27 saves in the Portland net. Bowen Byram supplied the Giants with their lone goal in the second period. In the Vancouver net, David Tendeck stopped 18 of Portland’s 21 shots.(Matthew Wolfe/Special to Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Giants drop 3-1 decision in Portland

Vancouver G-Men hit home ice in Langley next on Saturday, hoping to defeat Edmonton

  • Nov 21, 2019
Wednesday night in Portland, the Vancouver Giants fell 3-1 to the Portland Winterhawks. Jake Gricius paced the Winterhawks with two goals while goaltender Joel Hofer made 27 saves in the Portland net. Bowen Byram supplied the Giants with their lone goal in the second period. In the Vancouver net, David Tendeck stopped 18 of Portland’s 21 shots.(Matthew Wolfe/Special to Black Press Media)
Vancouver Giants suffered their first regulation loss in the month of November, falling 6-0 to the visiting Lethbridge Hurricanes on Sunday at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants toppled by visiting Hurricanes

Sunday afternoon play at Langley Events Centre saw a team from Lethbridge defeat Vancouver, 6-0

  • Nov 17, 2019
Vancouver Giants suffered their first regulation loss in the month of November, falling 6-0 to the visiting Lethbridge Hurricanes on Sunday at Langley Events Centre. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
In their second game in as many nights, the Vancouver Giants played the Portland Winterhawks Saturday, south of the border. This time, the G-Men fell 2-1 in a nine-round shootout. (Keith Dwiggins/Portland Winterhawks)

VIDEO: Giants drop game to Portland, 2-1, in nine-round shootout

Rematch sees G-Men fall to Winterhawks in a visit south of the border Saturday night

  • Nov 10, 2019
In their second game in as many nights, the Vancouver Giants played the Portland Winterhawks Saturday, south of the border. This time, the G-Men fell 2-1 in a nine-round shootout. (Keith Dwiggins/Portland Winterhawks)
Vancouver Giants defeated the Winterhawks, 3-1, on home ice in Langley Friday night, now head to Portland for a rematch tonight (Saturday). Lucas Svejkovsky, Tanner Brown, and Evan Patrician scored a goal apiece while Trent Miner made 26 saves. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)

VIDEO: Giants down Winterhawks to earn 3rd straight victory

Giants record 3-1 victory Friday in Langley, then play the team again Saturday in Portland

  • Nov 9, 2019
Vancouver Giants defeated the Winterhawks, 3-1, on home ice in Langley Friday night, now head to Portland for a rematch tonight (Saturday). Lucas Svejkovsky, Tanner Brown, and Evan Patrician scored a goal apiece while Trent Miner made 26 saves. (Chris Relke/Vancouver Giants)
VIDEO: Hometown 5-2 victory for Vancouver Giants Sunday against Medicine Hat

VIDEO: Hometown 5-2 victory for Vancouver Giants Sunday against Medicine Hat

Trent Miner made 33 saves while Dylan Plouffe scored his fourth goal in the past five games

  • Nov 4, 2019
VIDEO: Hometown 5-2 victory for Vancouver Giants Sunday against Medicine Hat
Giants down Americans Saturday night in Washington. (Judy Simpson/Special to Black Press Media)

VIDEO: Giants kick off November with a victory

After a 6-3 win over the Americans Saturday night, the G-Men play back in the Lower Mainland Sunday

  • Nov 3, 2019
Giants down Americans Saturday night in Washington. (Judy Simpson/Special to Black Press Media)
Vancouver Giants are defeated by Everett at Langley Events Centre Friday. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)

Giants fall 3-2 to visiting Silvertips in WHL play Friday

Vancouver G-Men defeated at Langley Events Centre, prepare to take on Cougars Sunday

  • Oct 26, 2019
Vancouver Giants are defeated by Everett at Langley Events Centre Friday. (Rik Fedyck/Vancouver Giants)
VIDEO: Depth and scoring lacking for Vancouver Giants this season: Coach

VIDEO: Depth and scoring lacking for Vancouver Giants this season: Coach

G-Men defeated on home ice Sunday by Victoria – next up Everett on Friday

  • Oct 21, 2019
VIDEO: Depth and scoring lacking for Vancouver Giants this season: Coach
The Portland Winterhawks stretched their preseason point streak to two straight games after losing in overtime against the reigning Western Conference Champion Vancouver Giants. The Giants went on to win 4-3, scoring the lone goal in the shootout round. (Chris Mast/Everett Silvertips)

Giants earn 4-3 shootout victory Saturday against Portland

Vancouver G-Men grab first win of the 2019 junior ice hockey preseason

  • Sep 1, 2019
The Portland Winterhawks stretched their preseason point streak to two straight games after losing in overtime against the reigning Western Conference Champion Vancouver Giants. The Giants went on to win 4-3, scoring the lone goal in the shootout round. (Chris Mast/Everett Silvertips)
Giants fall 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 fall in overtime to the Prince Albert in Game 7, the Raiders taking the Chynoweth Cup 3-2. (Lucas Chudleigh/Special to Black Press)