BLAZERS WEEK IN REVIEW, JANUARY 8
Week in Review: January 8, 2018
Monday, January 1, 2018 vs. Victoria 4-1 Win
The Blazers outshot the Royals 47-24 and outscored them 4-1 at home on Monday afternoon. Quinn Benjafield, Carson Denomie, Brodi Stuart and Nick Chyzowski all had goals for the Blazers. Benjafield finished two assists as well. Dylan Ferguson earned the win with 23 saves. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Saturday, January 6, 2018 vs. Victoria 5-4 Overtime Loss
The Blazers built up a 3-0 first period lead, but fell 5-4 in overtime to Victoria. The Blazers got goals from Nick Chyzowski, Garrett Pilon, Travis Walton and Joe Gatenby. Nolan Kneen had two assists. Dylan Ferguson stopped 30 shots in the loss. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Sunday, January 7, 2018 vs. Tri-City 4-1 Loss
The Americans built up a 3-0 lead and cruised to a 4-1 win over the Blazers on Sunday night. Quinn Benjafield was the lone goal scorer for the Blazers. Dylan Ferguson stopped 23 shots in a loss. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Blazers Make Blockbuster Trade with Everett
The Kamloops Blazers traded two veteran players in 19-year-old Ondrej Vala and Garrett Pilon. In return, the Blazers acquired six pieces including 17-year-old forward Orrin Centanzo and 17-year-old defenseman Montana Onyebuchi. The Blazers also acquired a first round pick in 2019, a fourth round pick in 2019, 15-year-old prospect Nathanael Hinds and 15-year-old prospect Kalen Ukrainetz.
To read more on the transaction, CLICK HERE.
Sigrist Returns from World Juniors
Forward Justin Sigrist (Switzerland) has returned to the Blazers after spending the last month with Switzerland at World Junior Hockey Championship in Buffalo. He suited up for two games on the weekend for the Blazers.
Goals – Jermaine Loewen (15)
Assists – Joe Gatenby (22)
Points – Joe Gatenby (31)
Rookie Points – Brodi Stuart (26)
PIMs – Luc Smith (48)
GAA – Dylan Ferguson (3.10)
SV % – Dylan Ferguson (.900)
Monday, January 8 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Tuesday, January 9 – Game vs. Spokane, 7:00pm, Sandman Centre
Wednesday, January 10 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Thursday, January 11 – Travel to Victoria
Friday, January 12 – Game at Victoria, 7:05pm, Save on Foods Centre
Saturday, January 13 – Game at Victoria, 7:05pm, Save on Foods Centre
Sunday, January 14 – Travel Back from Victoria
Monday, January 15 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm