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Injuries on defense forcing Blazers to juggle their back end

By Chad Klassen
January 23, 2019 - 3:30pm Updated: January 23, 2019 - 5:59pm

KAMLOOPS — The Blazers are short their full complement of defensemen, scrambling for extra bodies going into a three-game weekend, but they have reached deep into the roster to fill the two vacant spots left behind by the injured Quinn Schmiemann and Luke Zazula.

Defenseman Quinn Schmiemann will miss the next few games
Defenseman Quinn Schmiemann will miss the next few games Image Credit: Evan Fitzer

Lajoie says 'dangerous' hit on Schmiemann doesn't belong in hockey

By Chad Klassen
January 22, 2019 - 4:50pm Updated: January 22, 2019 - 6:45pm

KAMLOOPS — Blazers defenseman Quinn Schmiemann is out of the line-up for the near future, missing the three-game weekend coming up at the very least after he was hit from behind in the third period of Sunday's 3-2 overtime win in Prince George.

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Blazers struggles hitting Dylan Ferguson hard between the pipes

By Chad Klassen
January 17, 2019 - 6:40pm Updated: January 17, 2019 - 7:33pm

KAMLOOPS — Dylan Ferguson is going through what many other netminders have experienced during their careers, and that is a struggle with confidence. 

Ferguson admitted on Thursday he pulled himself from Tuesday night's game with Kamloops down 3-1 to Moose Jaw after the first period.