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Hicketts assigned to Grand Rapids

By Earl Seitz
April 25, 2016 - 5:30am Updated: April 25, 2016 - 6:06pm

KAMLOOPS — Joe Hicketts hockey season isn't over just yet.

The Detroit Red Wings have assigned Hicketts to their Grand Rapids Griffins farm team in the American Hockey League.

Hicketts season with the Victoria Royals ended last week in a game seven loss to the Kelowna Rockets.

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Olthuis, Smillie headline quality 2016 class

By Chad Klassen
April 11, 2016 - 6:32pm Updated: April 13, 2016 - 1:27pm

KAMLOOPS — The best in Kamloops sports were honoured on Saturday night at Thompson Rivers University./ There five Hall of Fame inductees this year: former Kam High football coach Brian Olthuis, who led the Red Devils to three AAA provincial championships in six season, Bob Smillie from the Kamloo