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BUBBA FILLS THE HAT, WHEATIES SWEEP THE WEEKEND

Photo by Brandi Crowe Brandon, MB (CKLQ) – Baron Thompson’s first career WHL hat-trick lifted the Brandon Wheat Kings to a 7-5 win over the Kootenay ICE on Saturday night. In the second meeting in 24 hours, the Wheat Kings … Continue reading

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WHEAT KINGS WIN IN OVERTIME!

Photo by Brandi Crowe Brandon, MB (CKLQ) – Stelio Mattheos (4A), Luka Burzan (1G-1A) and Cole Reinhardt (2G) combined for eight points as the Brandon Wheat Kings earned a 5-4 overtime victory over the Kootenay ICE on Friday night. In … Continue reading

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LAMB SHUTS THE DOOR, WHEAT KINGS FALL 4-2 IN SWIFT

Photo by Brandi Crowe Swift Current, SK (CKLQ) – In his first WHL start since March 23rd, 2018, Riley Lamb stood on his head, making 47 saves as the Swift Current Broncos handed the Wheat Kings 4-2 loss on Sunday … Continue reading

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WHEAT KINGS SNAP LOSING SKID

Photo by Brandi Crowe Moose Jaw, SK (CKLQ) – Jiri Patera shut the door, kicking aside 27 shots on route to a 3-2 Wheat Kings win over the Moose Jaw Warriors on Saturday night. In the 2nd game of a … Continue reading

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WHEAT KINGS DROP WEEKEND OPENER

  Photo by Tim Smith (Brandon Sun)  Brandon, MB (CKLQ) – Brett Davis had a four-point night as the Red Deer Rebels handed the Wheat Kings a 5-3 loss on Friday night. The Rebels four Manitoban born players combined for … Continue reading

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WHEAT KINGS ADD SIZE TO BACK END

Brandon, MB (CKLQ) – The Brandon Wheat Kings have made their first move ahead of Thursday’s WHL Trade Deadline (4:00p.m MB Time). The Wheat Kings dealt 20-year-old defenseman Schael Higson to the Kelowna Rockets on Wednesday afternoon in exchange for … Continue reading

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FURIOUS EFFORT FALLS SHORT VS PORTLAND

Photo by Brandi Crowe Brandon, MB (CKLQ) – Jiri Patera kicked aside 47 shots and Ben McCartney scored twice but it wasn’t enough as the Portland Winterhawks earned a 4-3 win at Westoba Place on Tuesday night. Ben McCartney sure … Continue reading

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