GARAND JOINS BLAZERS; FERGUSON REMAINS WITH GOLDEN KNIGHTS
BLAZERS ADD GOALTENDER DYLAN GARAND TO ROSTER
Kamloops, BC – The Kamloops Blazers had added goaltender Dylan Garand to the roster for weekend games against the Vancouver Giants.
Dylan Ferguson has joined the NHL’s Las Vegas Golden Knights on an emergency recall basis. Ferguson was the back-up for the Golden Knights in New York on Tuesday night. He is expected to be on the bench when the Golden Knights are in Boston on Thursday night.
Garand was selected by the Blazers in the third round of the 2017 WHL Bantam Draft. He signed with the hockey club this summer.
The 15-year-old plays for the Delta Hockey Academy Midget Prep team. In seven games this season he is 7-0-0-0 with a 2.26 goals against average and a .930 save percentage.
The Victoria, BC native also suited up for Team B.C. at the WHL Cup in October. He backstopped his team to a Gold Medal as they defeated Team Alberta in the final. Garand recorded 24 saves in the win.