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Reinhart Signs With Buffalo Sabres Forward Sam Reinhart of the Kootenay Ice, the second selection in the 2014 NHL Draft, has signed a three-year entry-level contract with the Buffalo Sabres. Posted 14 Jul 2014
FOUR PLAYERS SELECTED IN THE NHL DRAFT Four Kootenay ICE players were selected in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft that took place in Philadelphia this weekend. Sam Reinhart was drafted by the Buffalo Sabres (1st Round, 2nd Overall), Rinat Valiev, was drafted by the Toronto Maple Leafs (3rd Round... Posted 28 Jun 2014
REINHART SELECTED SECOND IN THE NHL DRAFT Sam Reinhart becomes the highest drafted Kootenay ICE player in franchise history.  Reinhart was selected second overall by the Buffalo Sabres in the 2014 NHL Entry Draft making him the third player in franchise history to be selected in the fir... Posted 27 Jun 2014
REGULAR SEASON SCHEDULE Cranbrook, BC  -- Jeff Chynoweth, General Manager of the Kootenay ICE Hockey Club, today released the Club's 2014-2015 WHL regular season schedule.  The ICE will open their 17th season in the East Kootenay region on the road on Friday, Sept... Posted 25 Jun 2014
NEW PLAYOFF FORMAT APPROVED FOR WHL Vancouver, BC - A new playoff format for the Western Hockey League topped the list of items at this year’s WHL Annual General Meeting, which concluded today in Vancouver. The new playoff format, which is identical to the new playoff format intr... Posted 11 Jun 2014
NELLA ROUNSVILLE SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED Cranbrook, BC – The Kootenay ICE Hockey Club is pleased to announce that Haley Casselman has been named the recipient of the 11th annual Kootenay ICE / Nella Rounsville Scholarship. This award is presented to a graduating Mount Baker Secondary ... Posted 04 Jun 2014
ICE SUMMER HOURS Cranbrook, BC –  The Kootenay ICE Hockey Club would like to announce that effective June 6th, the Kootenay ICE Office will be closed on all Friday’s with the exception of Friday, June 27th .  Office hours will be as follows: &nb... Posted 02 Jun 2014
EARLY BIRD SEASON TICKETS Cranbrook, BC -- The Kootenay ICE Hockey Club is pleased to announce that 2014 - 15 Early Bird Season Tickets are now on sale.   Each Early Bird Season Ticket purchased will be entered in a draw for a chance to win one of the following three pri... Posted 02 May 2014
ICE SELECT 10 PLAYERS Calgary, AB – Garnet Kazuik, Director of Scouting for the Kootenay ICE Hockey Club today announced the club has selected ten players in the 25th annual WHL Bantam Draft.  The 2013 WHL Bantam Draft was for players born in 1999 and playing i... Posted 01 May 2014
ICE SELECT DEFENSEMAN Calgary, AB – Garnet Kazuik, Director of Scouting for the Kootenay ICE Hockey Club today announced Defenseman Griffin Mendel has been selected 11th overall by the club in the 2014 WHL Bantam Draft.  The 25th annual WHL Bantam Draft began a... Posted 01 May 2014