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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Nov 29 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

If this keeps up the movers and shakers at B.C. Hockey headquarters will want to break up the Kootenay Ice.

The Ice shocked one of the top teams in the entire B.C. Major Midget Hockey League, third-place Greater Vancouver Canadians, stealing three of four points during a weekend series at the NDCC Arena.
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by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Nov 29 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports


It’s probably the best news the Nelson has received all season.

Now if only Castlegar coach Steven Junker could find a B.C. Hockey League team to take Andrew Walton and the Leafs may have a chance to finally beat one of the Murdoch Division heavyweights.

Saturday, Rebels’ leading scorer and the top...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Monday Nov 29 2010

By The Nelson Daily Sports

Eight players from the Kootenay Wildcats have tickets booked to play in the 2010-11 Female Midget AAA All Star Game Friday at the Coquitlam Sports Centre.

The contest is the second annual in the brief history of the B.C. Hockey Female Midget AAA League.

Headlining the Wildcats selections are two members of the B.C....

by Nelson Daily Staff on Sunday Nov 28 2010

There are now chairs hanging from the new Glory Ridge chair lift at Whitewater Ski Resort while another 10 centimetres of snow fell on the slopes on the weekend.

People were already up on the hill — trudging their way up and cavorting their way down — even though the hill is not officially scheduled to open until Friday, Dec. 3, and open fulltime on the weekend of Dec....

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Nov 28 2010


Twice is better than nice for the Montreal Alouettes.

Avon Cobourne scored two touchdowns as the Alouettes dominated the second half to power Montreal to a 21-18 win over Saskatchewan in the 98th Grey Cup on Sunday at Commonwealth Stadium in Edmonton.

It's the second consecutive victory for the Als over the Riders.

In 2009 Damon Duval connected on his second attempt...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Sunday Nov 28 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports

Maybe it’s a good thing the Nelson Leafs don’t play any of their games in the Civic Centre Arena.

Ryan Aynsley rained on the 75th anniversary gala by scoring three times to lead the Castlegar Rebels to a convincing 5-0 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Leafs Saturday night at the Civic...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Nov 27 2010

The Nelson Daily Sports

Joel Stewart got the last laugh, for now, against his former mates from the Lilac City.

The ex-Brave scored the overtime winner to power the Nelson Leafs to a 3-2 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over Spokane Friday night at the NDCC Arena.

Stewart, the 6’1, 190-pound forward from Spokane, Washington,...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Thursday Nov 25 2010

By Bruce Fuhr,
The Nelson Daily Sports


The year was 1935. The date was November 29th. The day was Friday.

That’s when Nelsonites gathered to kick open the doors on one of the most modern arenas of its time.

Seventy-five years later, the building remains an important part of Nelson’s landscape and, thanks to the Nelson Sports Council, is...

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