• Warwick William

    William “Billy” Warwick

    William “Billy” Warwick was a versatile athlete; competing successfully in hockey, athletics, softball, football, and boxing. Hockey became his focus and after spending time in the Regina minor leagues, Billy joined the Regina Abbotts, the 1942 Saskatchewan Junior champions. Warwick Read more →

  • Turner Robert

    Robert “Bob” Turner

    Robert “Bob” Turner played with the Regina Pats, the Regina Capitals (Saskatchewan Senior Hockey League) and the Shawinigan Cataractes (Quebec Hockey League) before joining the Montreal Canadiens of the National Hockey League (NHL) in 1955. Bob earned 5 Stanley Cup Read more →

  • Trottier Bryan

    Bryan Trottier

    Bryan Trottier played junior hockey with the Swift Current and Lethbridge Broncos, and in 1974/75 was voted the Most Valuable Player (MVP) in the Western Canada Hockey League. In the 1975/76 season, at age 19, he joined the New York Read more →

  • Staniowski Ed

    Edward “Ed” Staniowski

    After growing up in Moose Jaw where he played much of his minor hockey, Ed Staniowski moved to Regina to become the goaltender for the Regina Pats Juniors from 1971 to 1975.  His outstanding junior hockey career resulted in him Read more →

  • Fiona Smith-Bell

    Photo Credit: Hockey Hall of Fame Fiona Smith-Bell found herself drawn to play hockey as a young girl growing up in Edam, Saskatchewan. Since girls’ hockey programs were nonexistent at the time, Bell simply played with the boys. Playing in Read more →

  • Shore Eddie

    Edward “Eddie” Shore

    After playing senior hockey for the Melville Millionaires, Eddie Shore turned professional with the Regina Capitals of  the Western Canada Hockey League, and the Edmonton Eskimos of the Western Hockey League. In 1926, he was traded to the Boston Bruins. Read more →

  • Rollins E.

    Elwin “Al” Rollins

    Elwin “Al” Rollins began his sterling hockey career as a 16-year-old goaltender with the 1942 Moose Jaw Canucks junior hockey team. In 1947, playing with the Edmonton Flyers, Al played on the first of 2 teams that won the Allan Read more →

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    Glenn “Chico” Resch

    Glenn “Chico” Resch was born in Moose Jaw, but he took to the ice in Regina. He then skated his way to a championship career with stops throughout North America and around the world. Working his was through local hockey Read more →

  • Rayner Chuck

    Claude “Chuck” Rayner

    Claude “Chuck” Rayner was born and raised in Sutherland and played his minor hockey there.  In the 1933-34 hockey season, the Sutherland Midget team with Chuck in goal, won the Saskatchewan championships.  His junior career began in Saskatoon and while Read more →

  • Ramsay William Beattie

    William Beattie Ramsay

    After serving 3 years as a pilot overseas in World War I, William Beattie Ramsay returned to captain the University of Toronto Blues hockey team. They were university and Ontario Hockey Association champions in 1920, and then in 1921, Allan Read more →

  • Prystai Metro

    Metro Prystai

    Metro Prystai played bantam and midget hockey in Yorkton, but it was with the Moose Jaw Canucks that he made a name for himself (1943/44-1946/47).  The team was the Western Canadian Junior champions in 1945 and 1947. In 1947, Prystai Read more →

  • Propp Brian

    Brian Propp

    Lanigan’s Brian Propp enjoyed an outstanding minor hockey career in the Melville area.  His first team when he graduated to the junior ranks was the Melville Millionaires of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League for the 1975/76 season.  He led the Read more →

  • Olmstead Bert

    Murray “Bert” Olmstead

    Murray “Bert” Olmstead played in the Memorial Cup final with the Moose Jaw Canucks in 1945, his first season of junior hockey. During his professional career, Bert played for the Chicago Blackhawks from 1948 to 1950, the Montreal Canadiens from Read more →

  • Neilson

    James “Jim” Neilson

    Jim “Chief” Neilson was born in the small town of Big River, but his hockey aspirations would see him become one of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) top defensemen in the 1960s and 70s. Enjoying a seventeen-year career in the Read more →

  • Metz Nick

    Nickolas “Nick” Metz

    During the fall of 1934, Nickolas “Nick” Metz went to the Toronto Maple Leafs.  After a stint with Syracuse, a farm team, he was back in Toronto for the play-offs. In 12 seasons with the Leafs, between 1934 and1948 (minus Read more →