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Hitmen Acquire a Draft Pick From Lethbridge and Sign Prospect Jameson Murray

October 28, 2016 - Calgary, AB - The Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club today announced they have acquired a seventh-round pick in the 2017 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft from the Lethbridge Hurricanes in exchange for 17-year-old defenceman Ty Prefontaine. In a separate transaction, the Hitmen have also signed 17-year-old defenceman Jameson Murray to a WHL Standard Player Agreement and added him to the roster. Murray, 6-3, 175-pounds, was a protected list addition by the club in the fall of 2015 and was playing midget AAA this season with the O... Full Story

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Calgary Hitmen Defenceman Jake Bean Introduces Minor Hockey Initiative

October 23, 2016 - Calgary, AB - The Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club is proud to introduce a new community program, Hit the Ice with Jake Bean. The initiative, founded by defenceman Jake Bean, will see 10 minor hockey teams support the Calgary Hitmen Foundation with a $200 donation. In return, teams will receive tickets to watch Bean play, meet the alternate captain and have the Carolina Hurricanes prospect attend a practice. Each $200 donation will be matched by both Bean and his parents to see $600 per team directed to the cause. Following ... Full Story

Rebels Beat Hitmen 4-1

October 21, 2016 - Red Deer, AB - Winnipeg Jets prospect Michael Spacek had a goal and an assist to lead the Red Deer Rebels to a 4-1 win over the Calgary Hitmen on Friday night at the ENMAX Centrium. Alex Alexeyev, Colton Bobyk and Brandon Hagel, into an empty net, also scored for the Rebels who tallied four unanswered goals after Jakob Stukel put Calgary on the board 78 seconds into the first period. Rebels rookie goalie Riley Lamb made 31 saves in a second star performance while Cody Porter stopped 35 shots in the Hitmen net to eclips... Full Story

CALGARY HITMEN Hitmen and MEG Energy Launch Porter's Pals

October 20, 2016 - Calgary, AB - The Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club is proud to announce details on a new community program, Porter's Pals presented by MEG Energy. The initiative will see Hitmen goaltender Cody Porter and MEG Energy partner with Kids Cancer Care, a charitable organization that helps families fighting childhood cancer in Alberta. Throughout the regular season, several families will receive tickets to attend a Hitmen home game, custom Porter's Pals t-shirts and Scotiabank Saddledome concession vouchers. Following the game, the Po... Full Story

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