FACTOID # 8: Bookworms: Vermont has the highest number of high school teachers per capita and third highest number of librarians per capita.
 
 Home   Encyclopedia   Statistics   States A-Z   Flags   Maps   FAQ   About 
   
 
WHAT'S NEW
 

SEARCH ALL

FACTS & STATISTICS    Advanced view

Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 

 

(* = Graphable)

 

 


Encyclopedia > Prince Albert Raiders
Prince Albert Raiders
City: Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
League: Western Hockey League
Conference: Eastern
Division: East
Founded: 1982-83
Home Arena: Art Hauser Centre
Colours: black, green and gold
Head Coach: Peter Anholt
General Manager: Donn Clark
Kyle Chipchura in action.
Kyle Chipchura in action.

The Prince Albert Raiders play out of East Division in the Eastern Conference of the Western Hockey League. They are based in the Saskatchewan city of Prince Albert. The team plays its home games at the Art Hauser Centre. Image File history File links File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Prince Consort to Queen Victoria Location of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Downtown Prince Albert Prince Albert is the third-largest city (after Saskatoon and Regina) with a population of 41,072 as of 2006, in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. ... The Western Hockey League is one of the three hockey Major Junior Tier I leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... The Art Hauser Centre is a 3,366 -seat multi-purpose arena in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan,Canada. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Nov20ChipDow107_sm. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Nov20ChipDow107_sm. ... Kyle Chipchura (b. ... The Western Hockey League is one of the three hockey Major Junior Tier I leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... Motto: Multis E Gentibus Vires (Latin: From many peoples strength) Official languages English Flower Western Red Lily Tree Paper Birch Bird Sharp-tailed Grouse Capital Regina Largest city Saskatoon Lieutenant-Governor Gordon Barnhart Premier Lorne Calvert (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seats  - Senate seats 14 6 Area Total  - Land  - Water  (% of... Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, Prince Consort to Queen Victoria Location of Prince Albert, Saskatchewan Downtown Prince Albert Prince Albert is the third-largest city (after Saskatoon and Regina) with a population of 41,072 as of 2006, in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada. ... The Art Hauser Centre is a 3,366 -seat multi-purpose arena in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan,Canada. ...

Contents

History

The Early Days

The Raiders started as one of the most successful Tier II franchises in Canada, playing in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL). Prince Albert won the Tier II national championship, the Manitoba Centennial Trophy, a record 4 times in a six-year span from 1977 to 1982. While competing for the Manitoba Centennial Trophy, the raiders competed against future OHL teams, the Guelph Platers and the Belleville Bulls. The Raiders also won 7 straight Anavet Cups between 1976 until 1982 against various champions of the Manitoba Junior Hockey League. The Canadian Junior A Hockey League (CJAHL), an association of Canadian Junior A hockey leagues and teams, formed in November 1993, emerging from the Canada West Association of Junior A Hockey. ... The Royal Bank Cup is an annual ice hockey tournament held to determine the Canadian Junior A champion. ... A typical OHL hockey game. ... The Owen Sound Attack is a junior ice hockey team based in Owen Sound, Ontario, Canada. ... City: Belleville, Ontario League: Ontario Hockey League Conference: Eastern Division: East Founded: February 2, 1981 Home Arena: Belleville Yardmen Arena Colours: Black, Red, Gold & White Head Coach: George Burnett General Manager: George Burnett Belleville Bulls in action at home versus Oshawa Generals. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Manitoba Junior Hockey League is a Junior A ice hockey league operating in the Canadian province of Manitoba. ...


Terry Simpson was the team's coach for those 6 years in the SJHL. He stayed with the team for its first 4 years when it moved up to the WHL. The City of Prince Albert was granted a WHL expansion franchise for the 1982-83 season. Terry Simpson (born August 30, 1943 in Brantford, Ontario) is a retired Canadian professional ice hockey player and a former NHL head coach. ...


1985 Memorial Cup

Three years later, the Raiders were the best team in the WHL. Lead by team captain Dan Hodgson, the team achieved the best regular season record in the WHL of 58 wins, 11 losses and 3 ties. The Raiders defeated the Calgary Wranglers, Medicine Hat Tigers and the Kamloops Blazers in the WHL playoffs to win the WHL championship. Other notable members of the 1984-1985 team are; Tony Grenier, Dave Pasin, Pat Elynuik, Dave Manson, Ken Baumgartner, Dave Goetz and Emmanuel Viverios. The Western Hockey League is one of the three hockey Major Junior Tier I leagues which constitute the Canadian Hockey League. ... City: Lethbridge, Alberta League: Western Hockey League Conference: Eastern Division: Central Founded: 1987-88 Home Arena: ENMAX Centre Colours: dark blue, white, burgundy and silver Head Coach: Michael Dyck General Manager: Roy Stasiuk Action during a playoff game against the Calgary Hitmen at the Pengrowth Saddledome The Lethbridge Hurricanes are... The Medicine Hat Tigers are a junior ice hockey team in the Western Hockey League who play out of Medicine Hat, Alberta. ... The Kamloops Blazers are a Western Hockey League ice hockey club. ... The Presidents Cup is awarded annually to the champion of the Western Hockey League. ...


The Raiders went on the compete for the Memorial Cup in 1985, versus the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds, Verdun Junior Canadiens and the Shawinigan Cataractes. In their first game, Prince Albert lost 6-2 to the Shawinigan Cataractes, with 108 penalty minutes called in total. The second game saw the Raiders beat Verdun 5 to 3 with 2 goals from defenseman Dave Goetz. In game three, the Raiders defeated the Greyhounds 8 to 6, and Dan Hodgson had 5 assists in the match. The two teams would play each other again in the semi-finals. Prince Albert would prevail again by an 8 to 3 score. The Raiders won the cup and become CHL champions, defeating the Shawinigan Cataractes 6-1 in the final game. The Memorial Cup is the championship trophy of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL). ... 1985 (MCMLXXXV) was a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Sault Ste. ... The Verdun Junior Canadiens were a junior ice hockey team in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League from 1984 to 1989. ... The Shawinigan Cataractes are a major junior hockey team of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. ... The Canadian Hockey League is an umbrella organization for three North American Major Junior A Tier I hockey leagues for players of 15 to 20 years of age. ...


Since 1985 the Raiders have produced many NHL stars, but have never won the WHL championship again.


Championships

Memorial Cup Champions

  • 1985

Manitoba Centennial Cup Champions

  • 1977, 1979, 1981, 1982

Western Hockey League Champions

  • 1985

WHL Eastern Division

  • 1985, 1992, 1999

NHL Alumni

Listed below are alumni from Prince Albert Raiders of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League (SJHL) and the Western Hockey League (WHL) who went on to play in the National Hockey League.


SJHL Raiders

Todd Bergen (born July 11, 1963 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey centre who had a short-lived and strange career, most notably with the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League in 1984-85. ... Roland David Rollie Boutin (born November 6, 1957 in Westlock, Alberta) is a retired Canadian ice hockey goaltender who played for the Washington Capitals. ... Ron Delorme (b. ... Brad McCrimmon (born 23 March 1959 in Dodsland, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey defenseman who played in the NHL between 1979 and 1997. ... Dave Michayluk playing for the Cleveland Lumberjacks. ... Greg Paslawski(born 25 August 1961 in Kindersley, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey right winger who played for numerous teams in the NHL. Paslawski played in 650 games in his NHL career, scoring 187 goals and 185 assists for 372 points. ... James Patrick (born June 6, 1963 in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada) is a former professional ice hockey defenceman, and is now a coach with the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League. ... Darcy John Regier (born November 27, 1957 in Swift Current, Saskatchewan, Canada) is the current general manager of the Buffalo Sabres of the National Hockey League. ... David Dave Tippett (Born: August 25, 1961 in Moosomin, Saskatchewan, Canada-) is a Canadian former leftwinger and current head coach in the National Hockey League. ... William James Watson (born January 31, 1931, Randwick, New South Wales) is an Australian cricketer who played in 4 Tests in 1955. ...

WHL Raiders

Ken Baumgartner (born March 11, 1966 in Flin Flon, Manitoba) is a retired Canadian ice hockey player who played in the National Hockey League for the Los Angeles Kings, New York Islanders, Toronto Maple Leafs, Mighty Ducks of Anaheim and the Boston Bruins. ... Todd Bergen (born July 11, 1963 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a retired professional ice hockey centre who had a short-lived and strange career, most notably with the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League in 1984-85. ... Curtis Brown (born on February 12, 1976 in Unity, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian professional hockey centre. ... Frederic Chabot (born February 12, 1968 in Hebertville, Quebec) is a Canadian professional ice hockey goaltender who most recently played for Adler Mannheim of the DEL. Played for the International Hockey Leagues, Cincinnati Cyclones. ... Brad Church (born November 14, 1976 in Dauphin, Manitoba) is a Canadian ice hockey forward who played two games for the Washington Capitals. ... Byron Dafoe (born February 25, 1971) is a goalie for the Atlanta Thrashers. ... Pat Elynuik (born October 30, 1967 in Foam Lake, Saskatchewan) is a retired former professional ice hockey player who played 506 games in the National Hockey League. ... Todd Fedoruk (born February 13, 1979 in Redwater, Alberta) is a Canadian professional ice hockey left winger currently playing for the Philadelphia Flyers. ... Joaquin Jesse Gage (b. ... Scott Hartnell (b. ... Shane Hnidy (born November 8, 1975 in Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada) is a professional ice hockey defenceman who currently plays for the NHLs Atlanta Thrashers. ... Dan Hodgson (born August 29, 1965 in Fort Vermilion, Alberta) is a professional ice hockey player who played 114 NHL games for the Toronto Maple Leafs and Vancouver Canucks. ... Kim Issel (b. ... R. Steve Kelly (born October 26, 1976, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) is an ice hockey Left Wing currently playing for the Frankfurt Lions of Deutsche Eishockey-Liga in Germany. ... Milan Kraft (born January 7, 1980, in Plzeň, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech professional ice hockey center. ... Ross Lupaschuk is a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. ... Dave Manson (born January 27, 1967 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan) is a retired former professional ice hockey player. ... Dean McAmmond (born June 15, 1973, in Grande Cache, Alberta) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. ... Michael Thomas Modano, Jr. ... Jeff Nelson can refer to different people: Jeff Nelson, a baseball player. ... Todd Nelson (born May 15, 1969 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan) is a former Canadian ice hockey player, and is the older brother of Jeff Nelson. ... Dennis Pederson (born September 10, 1975 in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan) is a professional ice hockey player currently playing with the Berlin Polar Bears of the Deutsche Eishockey-Liga in Germany. ... Chris Phillips (born March 9, 1978 in Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada) is a Canadian professional hockey player. ... Nick Schultz (born August 25, 1982, in Strasbourg, Saskatchewan) is a Canadian professional ice hockey player. ... Cam Severson (born August 15, 1978, in Canora, Saskatchewan, Canada) is a Canadian professional ice hockey center. ... Reid Simpson (born May 21, 1969 in Flin Flon, Manitoba) is a Canadian ice hockey player. ... Michal Sivek is currently a member of the Pittsburgh Penguins organization. ... Scottish comic and impressionist born 1951. ... 2 Live Stews is a nationally-syndicated sports talk radio show hosted by Doug and Ryan Stewart; the show originates from WQXI in Atlanta, Georgia. ... This is a list of ice hockey players who have only played one game in the National Hockey League (NHL) from 1917-18 to 1999-00. ... Roman Vopat (born April 21, 1976 in Litvinov, Czechoslovakia) is a Czech professional ice hockey forward. ... Wes Walz {b. ... Shane Willis (born 13 June 1977 in Edmonton, Alberta) is a Canadian ice hockey right winger who currently plays for the Tampa Bay Lightning of the NHL. Willis was originally drafted by Tampa Bay 56th overall in the 1995 NHL Entry Draft, but he re-entered the draft and was...

Season-by-season record

Note: GP = Games played, W = Wins, L = Losses, T = Ties OTL = Overtime losses Pts = Points, GF = Goals for, GA = Goals against

Season GP W L T OTL GF GA Points Finish Playoffs
1972-73 48 33 15 0 - 284 202 48 1st SJHL North
1973-74 50 35 15 0 - 228 204 70 1st SJHL Won League
1974-75 58 39 19 0 - 351 210 78 1st SJHL North
1975-76 58 47 10 1 - 377 184 95 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup
1976-77 60 45 14 1 - 392 242 91 1st SJHL North Won League, Won Anavet Cup, Won Centennial Cup
1977-78 59 41 17 1 - 391 220 83 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup
1978-79 60 44 13 3 - 405 221 91 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup, Won Centennial Cup
1979-80 60 45 14 1 - 381 197 91 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup
1980-81 60 50 7 3 - 454 199 103 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup, Won Centennial Cup
1981-82 60 57 3 0 - - - 114 1st SJHL Won League, Won Anavet Cup, Won Centennial Cup
1982-83 72 16 55 1 - 312 455 33 8th East Out of playoffs
1983-84 72 41 29 2 - 411 357 84 5th East Lost in first round
1984-85 72 58 11 3 - 481 255 116 1st East Won championship and Memorial Cup
1985-86 72 52 17 3 - 424 257 107 2nd East Lost East Division final
1986-87 72 43 26 3 - 346 264 89 3rd East Lost East Division semi-final
1987-88 72 43 24 5 - 373 284 91 3rd East Lost East Division semi-final
1988-89 72 37 33 2 - 302 286 76 4th East Lost East Dvision quarter-final
1989-90 72 38 33 1 - 302 286 77 2nd East Lost East Division final
1990-91 72 38 29 5 - 337 284 81 4th East Lost East Division quarter-final
1991-92 72 50 20 2 - 356 261 102 1st East Lost East Division final
1992-93 72 25 42 5 - 252 317 55 9th East Out of playoffs
1993-94 72 31 37 4 - 326 321 66 8th East Out of playoffs
1994-95 72 44 26 2 - 308 267 90 2nd East Lost East Division final
1995-96 72 47 19 6 - 309 250 100 2nd East Lost Eastern Conference final
1996-97 72 29 34 9 - 235 262 67 5th East Lost Eastern Conference quarter-final
1997-98 72 20 47 5 - 322 288 45 6th East Out of playoffs
1998-99 72 45 22 5 - 288 213 95 1st East Lost Eastern Conference final
1999-00 72 26 33 6 7 221 257 65 4th East Lost Eastern Conference quarter-final
2000-01 72 18 47 3 4 204 348 43 6th East Out of playoffs
2001-02 72 26 41 2 3 234 324 57 5th East Out of playoffs
2002-03 72 27 37 3 5 185 258 62 5th East Out of playoffs
2003-04 72 38 23 6 5 215 186 87 2nd East Lost Eastern Conference quarter-final
2004-05 72 31 32 5 4 185 191 71 3rd East Lost Eastern Conference final
2005-06 72 25 36 1 10 167 228 61 5th East Out of playoffs

Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Royal Bank Cup is an annual ice hockey tournament held to determine the Canadian Junior A champion. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Royal Bank Cup is an annual ice hockey tournament held to determine the Canadian Junior A champion. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Royal Bank Cup is an annual ice hockey tournament held to determine the Canadian Junior A champion. ... Portage Terriers hoist Anavet Cup (2005) The Anavet Cup is a championship ice hockey trophy, won through a best-of-7 series, conducted by the Canadian Junior A Hockey League. ... The Royal Bank Cup is an annual ice hockey tournament held to determine the Canadian Junior A champion. ... The 1982-83 WHL season was the 17th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1983-84 WHL season was the 18th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1984-85 WHL season was the 19th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The Presidents Cup is awarded annually to the champion of the Western Hockey League. ... The Memorial Cup is the championship trophy of the Canadian Hockey League (CHL). ... The 1985-86 WHL season was the 20th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1986-87 WHL season was the 21st season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1987-88 WHL season was the 22nd season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1988-89 WHL season was the 23rd season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1989-90 WHL season was the 24th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1990-91 WHL season was the 25th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1991-92 WHL season was the 26th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1992-93 WHL season was the 27th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1993-94 WHL season was the 28th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1994-95 WHL season was the 29th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1995-96 WHL season was the 30th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1996-97 WHL season was the 31st season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1997-98 WHL season was the 32nd season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1998-99 WHL season was the 33rd season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 1999-00 WHL season was the 34th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2000-01 WHL season was the 35th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2001-02 WHL season was the 36th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2002-03 WHL season was the 37th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2003-04 WHL season was the 38th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2004-05 WHL season was the 39th season for the Western Hockey League. ... The 2005-06 WHL season was the 40th season for the Western Hockey League. ...

Arena

The Art Hauser Centre was formerly known as the Prince Albert Communiplex, but it was renamed late in the 2004-2005 hockey season as part of the "Bring Back The Magic" campaign.


See also

The following is a list of ice hockey teams in Saskatchewan, past and present. ...

External link

  • Raiders official web site
Western Hockey League
Current teams : Brandon Wheat Kings | Calgary Hitmen | Chilliwack Bruins | Everett Silvertips | Kamloops Blazers | Kelowna Rockets | Kootenay Ice | Lethbridge Hurricanes | Medicine Hat Tigers | Moose Jaw Warriors | Portland Winter Hawks | Prince Albert Raiders | Prince George Cougars | Red Deer Rebels | Regina Pats | Saskatoon Blades | Seattle Thunderbirds | Spokane Chiefs | Swift Current Broncos | Tri-City Americans | Vancouver Giants
Expansion for 2007-08 : Edmonton Oil Kings
CHL: Memorial Cup | President's Cup | OHL | QMJHL | WHL

  Results from FactBites:
 
Prince Albert Raiders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (504 words)
Prince Albert won the Tier II national championship, the Manitoba Centennial Trophy, a record 4 times in a six-year span from 1977 to 1982.
The City of Prince Albert was granted a WHL expansion franchise for the 1982-83 season.
The Raiders went on the compete for the Memorial Cup in 1985, versus the Sault Ste.
Prince Albert, Saskatchewan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (2091 words)
Prince Albert is the third-largest city (after Saskatoon and Regina) with a population of 41,070 as of 2006, in the province of Saskatchewan, Canada.
In the early beginnings of Saskatchewan, Prince Albert was one of the choices to house either the University of Saskatchewan or the Saskatchewan Federal Penitentiary.
The future of wood processing in Prince Albert is in doubt because of an October 5, 2005 announcement by Weyerhaeuser stating it would be closing down the Pulp and Paper Mill located just east of the city.
  More results at FactBites »

 
 

COMMENTARY     


Share your thoughts, questions and commentary here
Your name
Your comments

Want to know more?
Search encyclopedia, statistics and forums:

 


Press Releases |  Feeds | Contact
The Wikipedia article included on this page is licensed under the GFDL.
Images may be subject to relevant owners' copyright.
All other elements are (c) copyright NationMaster.com 2003-5. All Rights Reserved.
Usage implies agreement with terms, 1022, m