Local Pair enjoying role with Stampeders
February 28, 2015
By Derek Holtom
MJHL Web Correspondent
Building a championship team in the Manitoba Junior Hockey League takes some good drafting, some key acquisitions … and local talent. With those auto-protect spots, teams have the option annually to lock up to two young stars and make sure they play for the hometown team. And often times, those players can make a huge difference.
Q & A with Carter Johnson: Swan Valley Stampeders
February 27, 2015
Q: Your hometown is Gimli. Next to you, who is the second most famous person from there?
A: Probably my grandfather, Bobby Leiter. He played in the NHL and for the Winnipeg Jets of the WHA.
MJHL Power Rankings - Week 23
February 24, 2015
MJHL Power Rankings for February 23rd
CJHL Alumni Playing in Top Professional Leagues
February 25, 2015
MJHL grads Travis Hamonic (Winnipeg Saints), Dale Weise (Winnipeg South Blues), Ryan Garbutt (Blues) and Jordin Tootoo (OCN) make up 864 CJHL grads currently playing in the NHL, AHL, ECHL and CHL.
Steinbach Pistons’ Deery Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week
February 23, 2015
Thanks to an undefeated record last week, goaltender Nick Deery of the Steinbach Pistons has been named the Recycle Everywhere MJHL Player of the Week.