After dropping back-to-back games to the Prince George Cougars the previous weekend, the Blazers returned home to defeat the WHL-leading Edmonton Oil Kings by a score of 5-3. Redemption, atonement, reparation — call it what you will — but Wednesday’s post-game comments suggest that “bounce back” will do just fine […]
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The Kamloops Blazers and Kelowna Rockets added another chapter to the Thompson-Okanagan rivalry on Remembrance Day, and it was a particularly rough one. Kelowna entered Monday’s matinee winless in their last three games, while Kamloops was on the other end of the spectrum, riding a three-game winning streak. Ultimately, the […]
Daily Dose of the Dub: Giants’ Kiviniemi returns to Finland, Silvertips’ Butt and T-Birds Wedman suspended and more
After being traded from the Swift Current Broncos to the Vancouver Giants last week, Joona Kiviniemi has returned home to Finland for personal reasons.
Daily Dose of the Dub: Goalie shuffling in WHL, released overagers find new teams, Weekly report and more
The Prince Albert Raiders have acquired goaltender Duncan McGovern from the Winnipeg ICE for an eighth-round pick in the 2022 WHL Bantam Draft.
Daily Dose of the Dub: Oil Kings release Myskiw, Blazers release Mohr, Robertson signs with Rangers and the Weekly Report
The Edmonton Oil Kings have released Dylan Myskiw to get down to the overage limit
Daily Dose of the Dub: Chiefs release Startsev, Seminoff and Svejovsky miss game with injury and more
With defenseman Filip Kral returning from Toronto Maple Leafs training camp, the Spokane Chiefs had to move out one of their import players to comply with CHL regulations around imports.
The Blazers opened their 2019-2020 season with a 4-3 loss to the Spokane Chiefs on Friday night. Though the two teams combined for seven goals, goalies Dylan Garand and Lukas Parik stole the show in an evening that emphasized strong goaltending and momentum. Parik — literally and figuratively — stood […]
The Blazers completed their preseason with a home-and-home sweep against the Kelowna Rockets this weekend. Yes, they finished the preseason undefeated and yes, that should be taken with a grain of salt. Kamloops has 17 returning players this season, excluding backup Rayce Ramsay and Swiss-born Inaki Baragano who are shoe-ins […]
I shift my attention to the 2003 and 2004-born players that impressed at camp and have stuck around for preseason action. Then I will take a look at unsigned players that impressed at camp but are not listed or are unable to participate in preseason. With preseason starting tomorrow night […]
We’ve seen WHL teams slowly start to release training camp rosters with most teams starting camp in less than two weeks.