RT @DFOHockey: #OTD • September 20, 2013 @MarkGio05 was named the 16th in Calgary, and 20th in Flames franchise history (#CalgaryFlames and #AtlantaFlames). He succeeded Jarome Iginla and served until being selected by the #SeattleKraken in the expansion draft. #cofred #goavsgo #seakraken https://t.co/CnhacieMEt
#Flames D Johannes Kinnvall recalls watching Jacob Markstrom and later Elias Lindholm in action w/ Brynas in Swedish Hockey League: “But I didn’t actually think about playing in the NHL with them one day. But hopefully I can do that. It’s just the start of this journey for me.”
Thanks Cami for telling this story. @WHLHitmen are proud to strengthen our friendship with @Siksika_Nation. We are always blown away by the opportunities they they provide for our players to learn.
Prior to puck drop, Hitmen players toured significant cultural areas like the home of the white buffalo, Kōna Ko'komíki'somma. Ranchers Carlon and Lisa Big Snake say people have come from across the country to visit the buffalo and leave offerings. https://t.co/MPav4mA4Cv
RT @CamiKepkeGlobal: Hope this doesn’t get lost in the mix of a busy sports weekend! On Saturday, Siksika Nation hosted the Hitmen and Rebels for a WHL preseason game, which was also broadcast in Blackfoot. That's really cool in its own right, but it didn't stop there...
Average annual value of $1,2 million.
Ian Laperriere on Cam York: "He was good, but I feel like he's got another gear and I'm sure he'll tell you the same thing. ... He did a lot of good things out there and but I really do feel that he's got another step that he can take and he will."