Team photographer Brian Liesse has created the ultimate photo gallery of former T-Bird captain Mathew Barzal. He just completed his rookie season with the New York Islanders and was one of three players nominated on April 22 for the NHL Rookie of the Year Award. Barzal won the NHL Rookie of the Year Award on June 20 at the NHL Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas.
Barzal was the first overall selection by the T-Birds in the 2012 WHL Bantam Draft and played for the team from 2013-2017. He helped lead the team to the 2017 WHL Championship and put up 63 goals and 215 assists for 278 points in 202 games as a T-Bird.