The start of September marks the beginning of training camp season in the Western Hockey League. Over the next days and weeks, each of the 22 Clubs in the WHL will open rookie and/or training camps ahead of the 2021-22 Regular Season.
Check out the list below to find out when your favourite WHL Club will open camp this month!
Brandon Wheat Kings: Tuesday, September 7
Calgary Hitmen: Friday, September 3
Edmonton Oil Kings: Wednesday, September 1
Everett Silvertips: Wednesday, September 1
Kamloops Blazers: TBA
Kelowna Rockets: TBA
Lethbridge Hurricanes: Thursday, September 9
Medicine Hat Tigers: TBA
Moose Jaw Warriors: Tuesday, September 7
Portland Winterhawks: Thursday, September 2
Prince Albert Raiders: TBA
Prince George Cougars: TBA
Red Deer Rebels: Friday, September 3
Regina Pats: Wednesday, September 1
Saskatoon Blades: TBA
Seattle Thunderbirds: Wednesday, September 1
Spokane Chiefs: Thursday, September 2
Swift Current Broncos: Friday, September 10
Tri-City Americans: Thursday, September 2
Vancouver Giants: Thursday, September 2
Victoria Royals: Wednesday, September 1
Winnipeg ICE: Wednesday, September 1
The WHL is set to drop the puck on pre-season action with a trio of contests Friday, September 10. The Seattle Thunderbirds and Portland Winterhawks square off in Everett, Wash. at 2:00 p.m. PT, before the Winnipeg ICE visit the Regina Pats (7:00 p.m. CT) and Everett Silvertips host the Spokane Chiefs (6:00 p.m. PT) later that evening.
The 2021-22 Regular Season is slated to begin Friday, October 1.