Vancouver Giants

Vancouver Giants Justin Lies, Cole Shepard and Ty Halaburda all found the back of the net in a 5-3 loss suffered Tuesday , Dec. 14 in Prince George. (James Doyle/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall to Prince George Cougars

Fourth loss in a row for Langley-based team

Vancouver Giants Justin Lies, Cole Shepard and Ty Halaburda all found the back of the net in a 5-3 loss suffered Tuesday , Dec. 14 in Prince George. (James Doyle/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif has been named to Canada’s roster for the 2022 World Juniors. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif named to Canada’s national junior team

2022 World Juniors will mark the third time that Sourdif has played for Canada internationally

Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif has been named to Canada’s roster for the 2022 World Juniors. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Saturday night, Dec. 11, in Victoria the Vancouver Giants fell 5-2 to the Victoria Royals. The goals came from Justin Lies and Ethan Semeniuk and Will Gurski made 36 saves. (Jay Wallace/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants fall to Victoria Royals

After Giants scored twice, it was all Victoria

Saturday night, Dec. 11, in Victoria the Vancouver Giants fell 5-2 to the Victoria Royals. The goals came from Justin Lies and Ethan Semeniuk and Will Gurski made 36 saves. (Jay Wallace/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants fans rained teddy bears down on the ice as part of the annual Chevrolet Teddy Bear Toss game on Friday, Dec. 10 game 4-3 at Langley Events Centre. (Lisa Farquharson/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants teddy bear toss a loss to Victoria

Fans covered the ice at Langley Events Centre

Vancouver Giants fans rained teddy bears down on the ice as part of the annual Chevrolet Teddy Bear Toss game on Friday, Dec. 10 game 4-3 at Langley Events Centre. (Lisa Farquharson/Langley Advance Times)
Netminder Jesper Vikman, from Stockholm, is one of two Vancouver Giants who will play for Sweden at the 2022 World Junior Championships in Edmonton and Red Deer, AB. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants Fabian Lysell and Jesper Vikman to play for Sweden

Will play at the 2022 World Junior Championships in Edmonton and Red Deer, AB

Netminder Jesper Vikman, from Stockholm, is one of two Vancouver Giants who will play for Sweden at the 2022 World Junior Championships in Edmonton and Red Deer, AB. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giant’s Ty Halaburda faced off against Blazers’ Caedan Bankier Wednesday. After Dec. 8’s 7-1 loss to the Blazers, the Langley-based Giants are now 1-5 on the season against Kamloops in six meetings. (Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)

During active draft week, Giants fall to division leading Blazers

After five victories on the road, the Langley-based G-Men lose in Kamloops

Vancouver Giant’s Ty Halaburda faced off against Blazers’ Caedan Bankier Wednesday. After Dec. 8’s 7-1 loss to the Blazers, the Langley-based Giants are now 1-5 on the season against Kamloops in six meetings. (Allen Douglas/Special to Langley Advance Times)
2006-born forward Mikhail Levaniuk (left) and 2006-born right-handed defenceman Drake Murray were selected by the Langley-based Vancouver Giants in the second annual US Prospects Draft. (Vancouver Giants/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants draft two from the U.S.

Selections announced in the 2021 WHL U.S. Priority Draft

2006-born forward Mikhail Levaniuk (left) and 2006-born right-handed defenceman Drake Murray were selected by the Langley-based Vancouver Giants in the second annual US Prospects Draft. (Vancouver Giants/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants have acquired 2002-born goaltender Connor Martin from the Seattle Thunderbirds, the team announced Monday, Dec. 6. (Brian Liesse/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giants sign goaltender Connor Martin

Deal with Seattle Thunderbirds in return for eight-round draft pick

Giants have acquired 2002-born goaltender Connor Martin from the Seattle Thunderbirds, the team announced Monday, Dec. 6. (Brian Liesse/Special to Langley Advance Times)
For a second straight night the G-Men took down a division leader. On Saturday, Dec. 4, the Giants erased three different deficits en route to a 6-5 victory in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants extend winning streak to six

A come-from-behind victory over Everett

For a second straight night the G-Men took down a division leader. On Saturday, Dec. 4, the Giants erased three different deficits en route to a 6-5 victory in Everett. (Kristin Ostrowski/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants winning streak has now reached five straight. Friday night, Dec 3, in front of over 3,100 at the Langley Events Centre, Vancouver Giants secured a 3-1 victory over the Kamloops Blazers. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants make it five in a row

Teams extends streak with home ice victory in Langley

Giants winning streak has now reached five straight. Friday night, Dec 3, in front of over 3,100 at the Langley Events Centre, Vancouver Giants secured a 3-1 victory over the Kamloops Blazers. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants’ winning streak continues with 5-3 victory over the Rockets Wednesday night (Dec. 1, 2021) in Kelowna. (Steve Dunsmoor/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Giants snag fourth straight road victory

Langley-based G-Men down Rockets 5-3 Wednesday in Kelowna, prepare to take on Blazers Friday at home

Vancouver Giants’ winning streak continues with 5-3 victory over the Rockets Wednesday night (Dec. 1, 2021) in Kelowna. (Steve Dunsmoor/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Three-time Stanley Cup champion Brent Seabrook will be joining the Vancouver Giants as a volunteer/interim assistant coach, the team announced Wednesday, Dec. 1. (Giants)

Three-time Stanley Cup champ to serve as Vancouver Giants volunteer assistant coach

Brent Seabrook joins Keith McCambridge behind the bench while head coach Michael Dyck is away

Three-time Stanley Cup champion Brent Seabrook will be joining the Vancouver Giants as a volunteer/interim assistant coach, the team announced Wednesday, Dec. 1. (Giants)
Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif has been invited to attend Canada’s national junior team selection camp ahead of the 2022 IIHF World Juniors in Edmonton and Red Deer, AB. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif invited to team Canada tryouts

Head coach Michael Dyck and athletic therapist Mike Burnstein also at national selection camp

Vancouver Giants captain Justin Sourdif has been invited to attend Canada’s national junior team selection camp ahead of the 2022 IIHF World Juniors in Edmonton and Red Deer, AB. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants won their third road victory in a row Saturday night, Nov. 27, defeating the Spokane Chiefs 3-1. (Larry Brunt/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants won their third road victory in a row Saturday night, Nov. 27, defeating the Spokane Chiefs 3-1. (Larry Brunt/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Alex Cotton added a pair of assists as Vancouver Giants earned a 3-1 victory over the Tri-City Americans at the Toyota Center in Kennewick, WA on Friday, Nov. 26 with goals from Ty Thorpe, Justin Sourdif and Fabian Lysell. (Doug Love/Special to Langley Advance Times)

Vancouver Giants win back-to-back road victories

Tri-City Americans fall to visiting G-Men

Alex Cotton added a pair of assists as Vancouver Giants earned a 3-1 victory over the Tri-City Americans at the Toyota Center in Kennewick, WA on Friday, Nov. 26 with goals from Ty Thorpe, Justin Sourdif and Fabian Lysell. (Doug Love/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Vancouver Giants down Winterhawks in Portland Wednesday night, 3-2 in overtime. (Keith Dwiggins/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants take down Winterhawks in overtime

In the first of three away games, State side, Vancouver G-Men emerge triumphant, 3-2, in extra time

Vancouver Giants down Winterhawks in Portland Wednesday night, 3-2 in overtime. (Keith Dwiggins/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Giants fall to Victoria

Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 victory

Visiting Victoria Royals snapped a 12-game losing streak with a 3-2 win over Vancouver Giants at Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov. 20. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Friday night, Nov 19, at the Langley Events Centre in front of 3,000 in attendance, the Vancouver Giants fell 4-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Vancouver Giants downed by Everett

‘It was like a playoff game’ coach said

Friday night, Nov 19, at the Langley Events Centre in front of 3,000 in attendance, the Vancouver Giants fell 4-1 to the visiting Everett Silvertips. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Kamloops Blazers downed the Vancouver Giants on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov, 13. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Weary Vancouver Giants drop 2-1 decision to Kamloops

It was the fourth game in five nights, in three different cities, without some key players

Kamloops Blazers downed the Vancouver Giants on home ice at the Langley Events Centre on Saturday, Nov, 13. (Rob Wilton/Special to Langley Advance Times)
Giants back on home ice tonight attempting to beat the division leading Kamloops Blazers after dropping another game 6-1 to them Friday night in The Loop. (James Doyle/Special to Black Press Media)

Vancouver Giants seek revenge against Blazers tonight

Down 3 games to Kamloops so far this season, G-Men hope to win rematch at home in Langley Saturday

Giants back on home ice tonight attempting to beat the division leading Kamloops Blazers after dropping another game 6-1 to them Friday night in The Loop. (James Doyle/Special to Black Press Media)