Vancouver Giants

VIDEO: Giants win 10th straight on home ice in Langley

VIDEO: Giants win 10th straight on home ice in Langley

Family Day was about spending time with the fans and dazzling them with a 3-2 victory over Seattle

  • Feb 17, 2020
VIDEO: Giants win 10th straight on home ice in Langley
Alex Kannok Leipert contributed to the team’s ninth win a row Saturday, Feb. 15, downing Seattle Thunderbirds on the road (Giants file)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants make it nine straight

Roman scores hat trick as team dominates Seattle

  • Feb 16, 2020
Alex Kannok Leipert contributed to the team’s ninth win a row Saturday, Feb. 15, downing Seattle Thunderbirds on the road (Giants file)
VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants

VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants

Victory on home ice in Langley moves team within four points of second place

  • Feb 15, 2020
VIDEO: Eighth straight win for Vancouver Giants
Katzalay Vancouver scored four unanswered goals as part of a five-goal period to defeat Kamloops 7-3 at Langley Events Centre Sunday, Feb. 10 (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants make six in a row

Another home ice win at Langley Events Centre

  • Feb 12, 2020
Katzalay Vancouver scored four unanswered goals as part of a five-goal period to defeat Kamloops 7-3 at Langley Events Centre Sunday, Feb. 10 (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)
Alex Kannok Leipert dug for the puck as the Vancouver Giants won a fifth straight game, beating the Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Saturday night (Feb. 9) at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to the Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants stretch streak to five in a row

G-men record improves to 24-20-3-2

  • Feb 9, 2020
Alex Kannok Leipert dug for the puck as the Vancouver Giants won a fifth straight game, beating the Prince George Cougars 5-2 on Saturday night (Feb. 9) at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to the Langley Advance Times)
Cole Shepard recorded four assists as the Vancouver Giants scored a franchise-best dozen goals to down the Tri-City Americans 12-4 on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Tuesday, Feb. 5 (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Record-setting win by Giants over Americans

A dozen goals on home ice at Langley Events Centre

  • Feb 5, 2020
Cole Shepard recorded four assists as the Vancouver Giants scored a franchise-best dozen goals to down the Tri-City Americans 12-4 on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Tuesday, Feb. 5 (Rob Wilton/special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants player Eric Florchuk tangled with a Blazer Friday night (Jan. 31) in Western Hockey League action at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants win 5-4 in overtime against Kamloops

Eric Florchuk was the overtime hero, scoring with 27 seconds to play

  • Feb 1, 2020
Giants player Eric Florchuk tangled with a Blazer Friday night (Jan. 31) in Western Hockey League action at Langley Events Centre (Gary Ahuja/special to Langley Advance Times)
Kaedan Korczak of the Kelowna Rockets checked Holden Katzalay of the Vancouver Giants as he moved the puck up the ice at Prospera Place on Sunday, Jan. 26, in Kelowna. (Marissa Baecker/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants head coach records 200th win with victory in Kelowna

Michal Kvasnica and David Tendeck named stars of the game

  • Jan 27, 2020
Kaedan Korczak of the Kelowna Rockets checked Holden Katzalay of the Vancouver Giants as he moved the puck up the ice at Prospera Place on Sunday, Jan. 26, in Kelowna. (Marissa Baecker/Special to Langley Advance Times)
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)