BLAZERS BOUND FOR NANAIMO THIS WEEKEND
The Thompson Blazers are off to Nanaimo today departing at 3:30pm from Memorial Arena. The Blazers will be hosted this weekend in a pair of regular season games by the North Island Silvertips. Game one of the weekend matchup will go on Saturday evening at 5:15pm @ the Nanaimo Ice Center while game two is set for Sunday afternoon at 12:30pm @ the Nanaimo Ice Center.
The Blazers are currently coming off a losing weekend at home in which they played host to the South Island Royals from Victoria. The Blazers were downed by scores of 7-1 and 7-4 respectively. The team is looking to turn things around this weekend as they are hungry for that ever elusive first league win. Thompson is currently on a 5 game losing streak with their only point of the season coming off a tie in regular season game #1 against the Vancouver NE Chiefs (1-1 tie) on September 21st at Interior Savings Center.