HEAD COACH DON HAY CHASING HISTORY THIS WEEKEND
Week in Review: January 22, 2018
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 vs. Lethbridge 4-2 Loss
The Blazers battled back from a 3-0 deficit but fell 4-2 at home to Lethbridge. Jermaine Loewen had both goals for the Blazers in the third period. Dylan Ferguson turned aside 24 shots, while Logan Flodell had the win for the Hurricanes with 36 saves. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Friday, January 19, 2018 at Calgary 2-1 Win
The Blazers started their road trip with a 2-1 win in Calgary. Luc Smith and Quinn Benjafield had the goals. Both goals came late in the second period. Dylan Ferguson was the game’s first star and winning goaltender with 32 saves. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Red Deer 3-1 Win
The Blazers got goals from Jackson Shepard, Travis Walton and Orrin Centazzo to help the hockey club to a 3-1 win in Red Deer. Nine different players had points on the night and Dylan Ferguson was the game’s first star and had the win with 36 saves in goal. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Sunday, January 21, 2018 at Edmonton 4-2 Win
Quinn Benjafield led the way with two goals and an assist to help the Blazers to a 4-2 win in Edmonton. Joe Gatenby had three assists, while Jermaine Loewen and Nolan Kneen also scored for the Blazers. Max Palaga had the win in goal with 32 saves. Click here for Highlights & Recap.
Don Hay Closing in on All-Time Win Record
Head Coach Don Hay recorded his 741st win as a Head Coach this past weekend in Edmonton. He is closing in on the all-time record of 742 wins set by former Portland Winterhawks Head Coach Ken Hodge in 1992-93.
He will get plenty of opportunities this weekend as the Blazers will play three games in three nights against Portland. The Blazers will host Portland on Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27. The Blazers will be in Portland on Sunday, January 28.
Stuart and Onyebuchi Both in NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings
The Kamloops Blazers have two players in the NHL Central Scouting Midterm rankings as forward Brodi Stuart and defenseman Montana Onyebuchi are both ranked.
For more, follow this link.
Goals – Jermaine Loewen (21)
Assists – Joe Gatenby (31)
Points – Joe Gatenby (41)
Rookie Points – Brodi Stuart (30)
PIMs – Montana Onyebuchi (74)
GAA – Dylan Ferguson (3.04)
SV % – Dylan Ferguson (.905)
Monday, January 22 – Day of Rest
Tuesday, January 23 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Wednesday, January 24 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Thursday, January 25 – Practice 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Friday, January 26 – Game vs. Portland, 7:00pm, Sandman Centre
Saturday, January 27 – Game vs. Portland, 7:00pm, Sandman Centre
Sunday, January 28 – Game at Portland, 5:00pm, Moda Center
Monday, January 29 – Day of Rest