Western Hockey League (WHL) logo

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Meaning and history

Western Hockey League WHL logo history

1968 — 1978

Western Hockey League Logo 1968

The earliest Western Hockey League logo was a classic shield with five sharp corners on the top and many curves. There was a broad yellow stripe going across the shield with the lettering “WCHL” (the abbreviation reflected the league’s original name).

1978 — 2002

Western Hockey League Logo 1978Then, in 1978, the shield was updated. The letter “C” disappeared, the gold and black color scheme was replaced by red, black, and white, while the shape of all the elements was slightly modified.

2002 — Today

WHL logo

Eventually, in 2002, a completely new WHL logo was introduced. Instead of the shield shape, it now featured a player and a puck flying at an incredible speed.