Rockets had Memorial Cup jerseys designed
We've been able to confirm that the Commemorative Memorial Cup Military Jerseys were designed but not produced for the 2020 Memorial Cup presented by @KiaCanada.
— DUBNetwork (@dub_network) May 22, 2020
DUBNetwork learned on Friday that the Kelowna Rockets had jerseys designed for this year’s Memorial Cup but had not yet reached the point of production when the season was canceled in March.
Memorial Cup Jerseys raise over $200K for Royal Canadian Legion Poppy
Who wore them best?
From @OHLRangers in 2008 to @HFXMooseheads in 2019 plus 10 teams from across @TheWHL, @OHLHockey, and @QMJHL in between, these #MemorialCup commemorative jerseys worn opening night of @CHLMemorialCup have raised over $245,000 for @RoyalCdnLegion Poppy Fund. pic.twitter.com/fPeVa5fMLO
— CanadianHockeyLeague (@CHLHockey) May 22, 2020
Speaking of those Memorial Cup Jerseys, the CHL said on Friday that proceeds from special commemorative Memorial Cup jerseys over the last 10 years have raised over $245 thousand dollars for the Royal Canadian Legion Poppy Fund.
Kuvayev signs extension in Russia
— EP Transfers (@ep_transfers) May 22, 2020
Alexander Kuvayev (92 GP, 13 G, 24 A with the Lethbridge Hurricanes and Vancouver Giants from 2010-2012) signed a contract extension with Molot-Prikamie Perm in Russia. Last year in 43 games he had six goals and 10 assists.
Allison to have street named after him
BREAKING: J&G is proud to announce that the next street in Bellafield will be named after Ray Allison!
Allison joins former Brandon Wheat King legends Bill Derlago, Bill Fairbairn, Glen Hanlon, Ron Chipperfield and Laurie Boschman to have streets named in their honour! 🌾👑 #BWK pic.twitter.com/qAOrK1BFfO
— J&G Homes Ltd. (@JandGHomesLtd) May 22, 2020
Ray Allison (62 GP, 60 G, 93 A with the Brandon Wheat Kings from 1978-1979 in the WHL, 180 GP, 128 G, 195 A with the Wheaties in the old WCHL from 1975-1978) will have a street named after him in the new Bellafield development just south of Brandon, Manitoba.