Grizzlies’ Wood goes from national stage back to local in hectic week

Grizzlies forward Matthew Wood breaks up ice in BCHL action against the Surrey Eagles at The Q Centre. (DARREN STONE, TIMES COLONIST) Cleve Dheensaw Matthew Wood went from ­country to club in a whirlwind week. The Nanaimo product scored his fourth goal of the tournament and recorded his eighth point for Team Canada Red in […]


It’s Teddy Bear toss night at the Grizzlies Den! Bring a new or gently used teddy bear in a plastic bag to throw on the ice after the Victoria Grizzlies score their first goal. The teddy bears will be donated throughout the community to the less fortunate. The puck drops at 7pm. Clothing Drive – […]

Island players shine at Capital City Challenge tournament

Cleve Dheensaw With forward Ty Halaburda of Victoria and Matthew Wood of Nanaimo in the ­championship game Wednesday night, but on opposite teams, there was ­guaranteed to be a gold ­medallist from the Island in the Capital City Challenge U-17 hockey. Halaburda, who plays for the Vancouver Giants of the Western Hockey League, turned out […]

Local Businessman Byron Loucks Joins Grizzlies Management Team

The Victoria Grizzlies are proud to welcome the addition of Byron Loucks to our management team as Vice President, Business Operations.  Byron comes to us after building and retiring from his successful business, Westcoast Appliances.  Ron Walchuk, Owner & Governor, is thrilled to have Byron’s business acumen on the team.  “Byron brings a lot of […]

Whirlwind weekend from Grizzlies to Habs for Gorton clan

Cleve Dheensaw Jack Gorton and the Grizzlies narrowly lost to the Rivermen on Sunday. ADRIAN LAM, TIMES COLONIST Victoria Grizzlies forward Jack Gorton said he was getting so many texts and calls Sunday that he had to turn his phone off. It isn’t every day that your dad is named executive vice-president of hockey operations […]