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Blazers to Host Prospects Camp June 3-5

May 11, 2016 - Kamloops, BC - The Kamloops Blazers announced today that they will be hosting a prospects camp for all the 2000 and 2001 born players on their 50-man player protected list. "This is a unique opportunity to introduce all of our prospects to the city of Kamloops and the Kamloops Blazers organization," commented General Manager Stu MacGregor. The prospects camp will start with registration and fitness testing on Friday, June 3rd. There will also be on ice sessions at Brock Arena on Saturday, June 4th and Sunday, June 5th.... Full Story

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Blazers Select 11 Players in WHL Bantam Draft

May 5, 2016 - Kamloops, BC - The Kamloops Blazers selected 11 players in the 2016 WHL Bantam Draft in Calgary on Thursday. In the first round, 15th overall the Blazers selected forward Massimo Rizzo from Burnaby. The 5'11" forward had 137 points in 61 games this season. In the second round, the Blazers went to Saskatchewan to choose Connor Zary from Saskatoon. The 5'10" forward had 81 points in 30 games this season. The Blazers selected one player in the third and fourth rounds and two players in the fifth round. After not having... Full Story

Blazers Select Massimo Rizzo 15th Overall

May 5, 2016 - Kamloops, BC - The Kamloops Blazers selected Massimo Rizzo from the Burnaby Winter Club with the 15th overall pick in the WHL Bantam Draft Thursday morning. Rizzo is listed at 5'10" and 165lbs and is from Burnaby, BC. He is a left shot that plays center and played for the Burnaby Winter Club Bantam AAA team this season. Rizzo helped his team win the Western Canadian Bantam AAA Championships held in Okotoks, AB in early April. He was named a first team all-star and led the event in scoring with three goals, eight ass... Full Story

2016 WHL Bantam Awards & Bantam Draft this Week

May 3, 2016 - Kamloops, BC - The WHL Awards Luncheon and WHL Bantam Draft will be held in Calgary this week. The WHL Awards Banquet is on Wednesday, May 4th and the WHL Bantam Draft takes place on Thursday, May 5th. Goaltender Connor Ingram and forward Collin Shirley were both named to the WHL's Western Conference Second All-Star Team. For a list of the WHL All-Star teams, follow this link. For a list of WHL Award nominees, follow this link. The WHL Bantam Draft will start Thursday morning at 7:30am/PT. The Blazers hold the 15th ove... Full Story

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