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Where do Blazers go from here?

December
23
,
2015
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Were the WHL’s playoffs to begin on Sunday, rather than it being the resumption of the regular season, the Kamloops Blazers wouldn’t be on anybody’s wish list. They are 17-5-4 since opening the season with six straight losses. The...

Ingram, Blazers shut out host Broncos

December
19
,
2015
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The Kamloops Blazers have made 24 trips into the WHL’s East Division on which they have played at least five games. Never had they come home with five victories. That all changed Saturday night when the Blazers closed out a six-game jaunt...

Valentine gives Blazers a gift

December
18
,
2015
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The Kamloops Blazers are one victory from sweeping Saskatchewan. Defenceman Dallas Valentine broke a 1-1 tie at 14:50 of the third period on Friday night to give the Blazers a 2-1 victory over the host Moose Jaw Warriors at Mosaic Place. Valentine...

Wheat Kings take care of Blazers

December
16
,
2015
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The Saskatchewan Express ran off the tracks on Wednesday in Brandon. The Kamloops Blazers, who are 3-0-0 in three games in Saskatchewan on this road trip into the WHL’s East Division, dropped a 5-3 decision to the Brandon Wheat Kings last...

Blazers hold off furious Pats' comeback

December
15
,
2015
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The Kamloops Blazers continued their rampage through the WHL’s East Division as they dumped the Regina Pats, 4-3, in the Brandt Centre on Tuesday night. The victory was the Blazers’ third in as many starts on the six-game swing that...

Ingram backstops Blazers past Raiders

December
12
,
2015
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Connor Ingram, the Kamloops Blazers’ starting goaltender, is no stranger to Prince Albert. However, it’s doubtful that he made any new friends on Saturday night as he turned aside 28 shots as the Blazers, who got two power-play goals...

Quite a homecoming for Saskatchewan players

December
11
,
2015
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The Kamloops Blazers erupted for four second-period goals, with Saskatchewan natives figuring in all of them, and went on to whip the host Saskatoon Blades 6-2 on Friday night. This was the start of the Blazers’ six-game swing through the...

Hall of Fame doors open for Blazers

December
10
,
2015
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The B.C. Sports Hall of Fame announced Thursday that the 1994-95 Kamloops Blazers will be among its inductees in 2016. The class of 2016 features 11 individuals and one team, that being the Blazers who that season won their third Memorial Cup...

Go east, young men, go east

December
8
,
2015
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After a whole lot of homecooking through the first part of the WHL’s regular season, the Kamloops Blazers left Tuesday on a long trek into the six-team East Division. While there, the Blazers will play six games in nine nights, beginning with...

Tigers' meow turns into a roar

December
5
,
2015
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Don Hay, the head coach of the Kamloops Blazers, wasn’t at all enthralled with the checking of his team in a 3-2 shootout loss to the visiting Portland Winterhawks on Friday night. Twenty-four hours later, Hay checked his list and, well, that...