Skip to main content
  1. Sports
  2. General Sports

Ice beat Hitmen 5-2 in WHL playoffs

See also

According to the Western Hockey League website, the Kootenay Ice defeated the Calgary Hitmen 5-2 on Thursday night from the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary to open the 2014 Western Hockey League postseason.

Captain Sam Reinhart, whose father Paul Reinhart played for the Calgary Flames from 1979-1988, led the Ice in scoring with two goals and three points.

The Hitmen scored first on a goal by Greg Chase, but then saw the Ice score five consecutive goals. With the victory, Kootenay takes a 1-0 lead in the Eastern Conference quarterfinals.

Game two of the series will take place Saturday night at the Scotiabank Saddledome. Game time is 7:00 p.m.

It was also announced this week that Calgary will host the 2014 Western Hockey League awards luncheon on Wednesday, April 30 and the 2014 Western Hockey League Bantam Draft on Thursday, May 1. Both events will take place at the Deerfoot Inn, 11500 35th street SE.



  • David Price rumors
    Should the bottom-dwelling Tampa Bay Rays trade or keep pitching ace David Price?
    MLB Rumors
  • Hottest WNBA players
    Dig in to this WNBA slideshow and see what has Drake so hot and bothered
    20 Photos
  • Feeling groovy: The truth about Adam Wainwright and the grooved Derek Jeter pitch
    MLB News
  • Rory's dad cashes in
    Rory McIlroy's dad Gerry cashes in on $342,000 bet on son's British Open win
  • Bob Burnquist interview
    Examiner exclusive: Skateboarding legend Bob Burnquist talks Dew Tour and Toyota
  • 40-year-old cheerleader
    40-year-old mom Kriste Lewis becomes New Orleans Saints cheerleader
    NFL News