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Blazers playoff dream "shattered"

By Earl Seitz
April 1, 2019 - 11:46pm Updated: April 2, 2019 - 12:34am

KAMLOOPS — Shattered glass in a hockey game is a rarity.

The odds of it happening twice in one game are about as long as holding the winning ticket in a record 50/50 draw.

The Blazers lost 4-1 to the Victoria Royals, who won the first round playoff series four games to two.

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Emotions go over the top in Blazers Royals game four

By Earl Seitz
March 28, 2019 - 3:21pm Updated: March 28, 2019 - 7:22pm

KAMLOOPS — Game four in a series that has gone from a slow simmer, to a burn, to boiling over had all of the elements of playoff hockey — lively, physical, intense, crowd-inspired, players getting under skin, emotions going over the top to nasty, ugly and a scene straight out of Slapshot.