FILE - Five years after hitting rock bottom, the Portland Winterhawks have climbed back into the elite among major junior hockey, with large crowds cheering their winning ways at both Memorial Coliseum and the Rose Garden. Undated photo. (Christopher Onstott/Portland Tribune)

Winterhawks reborn

A little more than four years after being purchased by Calgary oilman Bill Gallacher, the Winterhawks are the standard by which other WHL fr…