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KIJHL Saturday Scores

By Jill Sperling
September 25, 2016 - 8:19am

KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Storm fell 6-3 to Osoyoos Saturday night. 

The Chase Heat defeated Sicamous 5-2.

Chase is now tied with 100 Mile House for top spot in the KIJHL standings. 

The Kamloops Storm plays the Summerland Steam at 2 p.m. Sunday. 

KIJHL Friday Scores

By Jill Sperling
September 24, 2016 - 7:05am

KAMLOOPS — The Kamloops Storm edged the Princeton Posse 3-2 Friday night for the start of a full weekend on the road. 

The Storm play in Osoyoos tonight, Sept. 24, and in Summerland Sunday. 

Elsewhere, the Chase Heat lost to Revelstoke 4-2. 

Coming off a miserable season, Vancouver Canucks have ‘a lot to prove’

By The Canadian Press
September 23, 2016 - 8:59am Updated: September 23, 2016 - 4:00pm

Vancouver Canucks general manager Jim Benning knows what’s being said about his team.

Coming off a season where the club finished an abysmal 28th in the NHL’s overall standings with just 75 points — the franchise’s lowest total since 1999 — expectations might be even lower this year.