1992–93 WHL season

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The 1992–93 WHL season was the 27th season for the Western Hockey League. Sixteen teams completed a 72 game season. The Swift Current Broncos won the President's Cup.

League notes[edit]

  • The Red Deer Rebels joined the WHL as its 16th franchise, playing in the East division.

Regular season[edit]

Final standings[edit]

East Division GP W L T Pts GF GA
x Swift Current Broncos 72 49 21 2 100 384 267
x Brandon Wheat Kings 72 43 25 4 90 347 258
x Saskatoon Blades 72 42 27 3 87 311 236
x Regina Pats 72 35 36 1 71 322 313
x Lethbridge Hurricanes 72 33 36 3 69 317 328
x Red Deer Rebels 72 31 39 2 64 284 329
x Medicine Hat Tigers 72 29 38 5 63 285 343
Moose Jaw Warriors 72 27 42 3 57 277 326
Prince Albert Raiders 72 25 42 5 55 252 317
West Division GP W L T Pts GF GA
x Portland Winter Hawks 72 45 24 3 93 343 277
x Tacoma Rockets 72 45 27 0 90 324 259
x Kamloops Blazers 72 42 28 2 86 302 253
x Seattle Thunderbirds 72 31 38 3 65 234 292
x Spokane Chiefs 72 28 40 4 60 311 319
x Tri-City Americans 72 28 41 3 59 245 312
Victoria Cougars 72 20 49 3 43 217 326

Scoring leaders[edit]

Note: GP = Games played; G = Goals; A = Assists; Pts = Points; PIM = Penalties in minutes

Player Team GP G A Pts PIM
Jason Krywulak Swift Current Broncos 72 81 81 162 58
Valeri Bure Spokane Chiefs 66 68 79 147 49
Rick Girard Swift Current Broncos 72 71 70 141 25
Louis Dumont Regina Pats 72 62 59 121 97
Domenic Pittis Lethbridge Hurricanes 66 46 73 119 69
Todd Holt Swift Current Broncos 67 56 57 113 90
Allan Egeland Tacoma Rockets 71 56 57 113 119
Dean Tiltgen Red Deer Rebels 72 50 61 111 33
Ryan Fujita Saskatoon Blades 72 56 54 110 105
Mike Mathers Kamloops Blazers 69 52 56 108 63

1993 WHL Playoffs[edit]

First round[edit]

  • Swift Current earned a bye
  • Regina defeated Lethbridge 3 games to 1
  • Saskatoon defeated Red Deer 3 games to 1
  • Medicine Hat defeated Brandon 3 games to 1
  • Portland defeated Tri-City 4 games to 0
  • Kamloops defeated Seattle 4 games to 1
  • Spokane defeated Tacoma 4 games to 3

Division semi-finals[edit]

  • Swift Current defeated Medicine Hat 4 games to 2
  • Regina defeated Saskatoon 4 games to 1
  • Portland earned a bye
  • Kamloops defeated Spokane 3 games to 0

Division finals[edit]

  • Swift Current defeated Regina 4 games to 0
  • Portland defeated Kamloops 4 games to 1

WHL Championship[edit]

  • Swift Current defeated Portland 4 games to 3

All-Star game[edit]

On January 19, a combined WHL/OHL all-star team defeated the QMJHL all-stars 7–5 at Montreal, Quebec before a crowd of 4,355.

WHL awards[edit]

Most Valuable Player - Four Broncos Memorial Trophy: Jason Krywulak, Swift Current Broncos
Scholastic Player of the Year - Daryl K. (Doc) Seaman Trophy: David Trofimenkoff, Lethbridge Hurricanes
Top Scorer - Bob Clarke Trophy: Jason Krywulak, Swift Current Broncos
Most Sportsmanlike Player - Brad Hornung Trophy: Rick Girard, Swift Current Broncos
Top Defenseman - Bill Hunter Trophy: Jason Smith, Regina Pats
Rookie of the Year - Jim Piggott Memorial Trophy: Jeff Friesen, Regina Pats
Top Goaltender - Del Wilson Trophy: Trevor Robins, Brandon Wheat Kings
Coach of the Year - Dunc McCallum Memorial Trophy: Marcel Comeau, Tacoma Rockets
Executive of the Year - Lloyd Saunders Memorial Trophy: Bruce Hamilton, Tacoma Rockets
Regular season Champions - Scotty Munro Memorial Trophy: Swift Current Broncos
Marketing/Public Relations Award - St. Clair Group Trophy: Rick Dillabough, Brandon Wheat Kings
Humanitarian of the Year - Jamie Pushor, Lethbridge Hurricanes
WHL Plus-Minus Award: Mark Wotton, Saskatoon Blades
Playoff Most Valuable Player - airBC Trophy: Andrew Schneider, Swift Current Broncos

See also[edit]

References[edit]

Preceded by
1991–92 WHL season
WHL seasons Succeeded by
1993–94 WHL season