KELOWNA, CANADA - MARCH 25: Dillon Dube #19 and Calvin Thurkauf #27 of the Kelowna Rockets celebrate the third goal of the game during third period against Connor Ingram #39 of the Kamloops Blazers on March 25, 2017 at Prospera Place in Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada. (Photo by Marissa Baecker/Shoot the Breeze) *** Local Caption ***

Kamloops, BC – The Kamloops Blazers have reduced their roster to 24 players following the opening weekend of the WHL season.

The hockey club has reassigned 18-year-old goaltender Max Palaga to the Vernon Vipers of the B.C. Hockey League and 17-year-old goaltender Rayce Ramsay to the Humboldt Broncos of the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League.

The Blazers roster now sits at 24 players including two goaltenders, eight defensemen and 14 forwards.