Dana Tyrell - #42 for the Tampa Bay Lightning played for the Airdrie Xtreme when they won the Westerns in 2003, then returned in 2004. After the Midget AAA UFA Bisons. Dana moved to the WHL Prince George Cougars, where he wore the 'C'. In 2007, Dana was selected 47th by the Tampa Bay. He teamed up with another Xtreme skater, Zach Boychuk, to play for Canada in the Canada-Russia Super Series. Canada then won gold at the World Juniors. In his rookie NHL season, Dana, a regular on the Lightning's penalty kill produced:

5 goals,
6 assists
0 +/- rating

while averaging over 12.5 minutes per game.


Hockey Alberta

AMBHL Provincial Champions & Western Canadian Silver Medalists

Lloydminster Universal Heat

AMBHL Award Winners

Coach of the year Travis Clayton 
  Lloydminster Heat
Sportsmanlike Player Josh Paterson 
  Southgate Lions
Most Valuable Player Zane Franklin 
  Lloydminster Heat
Outstanding Forward Zane Franklin 
  Lloydminster Heat
Outstanding Defenseman Dylan Plouffe 
  Sherwood Park  
Outstanding Goaltender Austin Prior 
  Lloydminster Heat
Rookie of the year Ty Smith 
  Lloydminster Heat
Top Scorer Josh Paterson 
  Southgate Lions
TEAM Players
Coach of the year Darren Halasz 
  Calgary Flames
Sportsmanlike Player Brett Leason 
  Calgary Flames
Most Valuable Player Kyle Olson 
  Calagry Bisons
Outstanding Forward Kyle Olson 
  Calagry Bisons
Outstanding Defenseman Ian Dubourdieu 
  Calgary Flames
Outstanding Goaltender Ian Scott 
  Calgary Sabres
Rookie of the year Josh Tarzwell 
  Red Deer White
Top Scorer Kyle Olson 
  Calagry Bisons

Hockey Canada Rule Changes 2012- 14


New Head Shot Rule

What constitutes head contact? What penalty will be assessed when head contact is called? Find out that and more with Hockey Canada’s definition of the new rule that will take effect immediately at the start of 2011-12.

Video - Document - Bulletin

AMBHL Written & Cyber Bullying Policy

The AMBHL is committed to help reduce and prevent the bullying of participants.  Written & Cyber bullying is defined as harmful actions that are communicated via written or electronic media and are intended to embarrass, harm, or slander another AMBHL participant.

Some examples of the bullying policy are:

  1. continually criticizing the target’s abilities.
  2. blaming the target of the bullying for mistakes.
  3. repeated insults or put downs of the target.
  4. denying or discounting the targets accomplishment.
  5. Threats of and actual physical violence toward the target.


Elite Stream Affiliation Policy

Hockey Alberta approved the Alberta Development Model with the following principles:



Abbreviation codes and addresses for Alberta arenas.

Codes and Addresses