Kneen Called Up for Trip / Teddy Bear Count


(ISN) – Kamloops, BC – The Kamloops Blazers will have 15-year-old defenseman Nolan Kneen join the hockey club for their six-game trip through the Central Division starting this week in Edmonton.

Kneen is playing this season with the Okanagan Rockets of the B.C. Major Midget Hockey League. In 22 games, he has three goals and seven points.

The Blazers 2014 first round pick made his WHL debut with the Blazers back on October 1st against the Swift Current Broncos. He recorded an assist in a 4-1 win.

On Saturday, December 6th, the Blazers held the 22nd annual Zimmer AutoSport Teddy Bear Toss game. The teddy bear count was 1,856 along with 497 toques/scarves/ gloves. All the bears and winter wear will be donated locally.