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Fifteen former Wheat Kings Open NHL Playoffs tonight.

10.04.2019 09:59
By: Branden Crowe

Eight Players, Seven Staff


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - The Brandon Wheat Kings will be well represented in the first round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. 

Eight players and seven staff members with ties to the Wheat Kings will begin their road to the Stanley Cup this week. 

The last member of the Wheat King family to win the title was Eric Fehr who won the cup with the Pittsburgh Penguins in 2016. 

Former Wheat Kings In the NHL Playoffs

Dustin Byfuglien - Winnipeg Jets 

Brayden Schenn - St Louis Blues

Matt Calvert - Colorado Avalanche

Ryan Pulock - New York Islanders

Travis Hamonic - Calgary Flames

Micheal Ferland - Carolina Hurricanes

Ryan Reaves - Vegas Golden Knights

Mark Stone - Vegas Golden Knights

Kelly McCrimmon - Vegas Golden Knights (Assistant GM)

Ryan Craig - Vegas Golden Knights (Assistant Coach) 

Mike Kelly - Vegas Golden Knights (Assistant Coach) 

Vaughn Karpan - Vegas Golden Knights (Director of Player Personnel) 

Bob Lowes - Vegas Golden Knights (Assistant Director of Player Personnel) 

Kevin Cheveldayoff - Winnipeg Jets (General Manager) 

Craig Heisinger - Winnipeg Jets (Assistant General Manager)