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Spokane Chiefs' Game Postponed Due to Roa

January 18, 2017 - SPOKANE, Wash. - The Spokane Chiefs' scheduled home game on Wednesday, January 18 versus Seattle has officially been postponed due to travel conditions. The game has been rescheduled for Tuesday, January 24 at 7:05 p.m. at Spokane Arena. "The safety of the players and team staff is paramount and with the road conditions the way they are between Seattle and Spokane, both teams came to the conclusion that tonight's game will be postponed," said Chiefs' General Manager Scott Carter. Major highways between Kent, Washington... Full Story

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Bowers with the Central Scouting Frontrunners

January 18, 2017 - Waterloo, Iowa-The National Hockey League's Central Scouting department confirmed Wednesday that Shane Bowers sits among the best prospects eligible for the 2017 NHL Draft this summer. Central Scouting released its 2017 Midterm Rankings, including Bowers and three other Black Hawks. After providing letter grades for esteemed prospects in previous reports, Wednesday's update marks the first time this season's top eligible players have been ordered relative to each other. A final ranking will be released in April ahead of t... Full Story

Storm G Dayton Rasmussen Ranked #6 NA Goalie

January 18, 2017 - Kearney, Neb. - NHL Central Scouting has ranked Tri-City Storm goaltender Dayton Rasmussen the #6 North American goaltender for the 2017 NHL Draft in the service's Midterm Rankings. Former Storm forward Carson Meyer (TC: 2015-16), now a freshman at Miami University, was listed as the #116 North American skater. The list grades the top North American and international skaters and goalies eligible for the 2017 NHL Entry Draft. The draft is set for June 23-24, 2017, at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois home of the Chica... Full Story

Scott Make Midterm Rankings

January 18, 2017 - Prince Albert, SK - Two Prince Albert Raiders found themselves on NHL Central Scouting's midterm rankings of prospects for the upcoming 2017 NHL Draft. On the rankings released Wednesday morning, Ian Scott was ranked second amongst all North American goaltenders. Scott, who recently turned 18, has a 20-32-4-0 record in 61 career games played with the Raiders to go along with a 3.77 goals-against average and a 0.889 save percentage. Zack Hayes was featured on the North American skaters list, coming in at 152nd overall. ... Full Story

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