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by Nelson Daily Sports on Saturday Oct 25 2014

The Nelson Leafs couldn’t keep Max Newton under wraps as the Bruins sniper scored three times.

However, Nelson had the offence firing on all cylinders, scoring eight times during an 8-6 Kootenay International Junior Hockey League victory over the Border Bruins Friday in Grand Forks.

Nelson’s game star Robson Cramer led the assault, scoring twice while adding a pair of assists...

by Keagan Little on Tuesday Oct 21 2014

Friday night, the Castlegar Rebels played in Spokane, a game which ended in a tough loss in overtime.  Spokane scored a late power play goal with just under a minute-and-a-half left to tie the game and scored 16 seconds into the overtime period.  Castlegar’s penalty kill was 6/6 before Spokane capitalized on their seventh try to tie the game. 

The Rebels bounced back Saturday night with...

by Gerry Foster on Monday Oct 20 2014
Grand Forks Border Bruins had a difficult weekend on the road, losing two games to Division rivals Castlegar and Spokane by the same 9-3 score.
In Castlegar on Saturday the Bruins came back from a 2-0 deficit to tie the game with goals by Stephen Shikaze and defenceman Reid Robertson before the first frame ended. These were the first goals of the season for both...
by Gerry Foster on Monday Oct 13 2014

The Grand Forks Border Bruins salvaged their only point in a challenging weekend of three games in less than 48 hours, by skating to a 5-5 double overtime tie with the Revelstoke Grizzlies. This was the third extra time game in the past five for the locals.

Grand Forks had two goal leads on three occasions in this one but the visitors would not go away. The turning point in the game was...

by Gerry Foster on Monday Oct 06 2014

In 1980 both the Cleveland Browns in football and the Philadelphia Phillies in baseball were nicknamed the Kardiac or Cardiac Kids for their ability to win close, nail - biting games. The Grand Forks Border Bruins may also receive some consideration for that nickname if they continue what took place over the weekend.

The Bruins went into overtime to defeat the visiting Beaver Valley...

by Gerry Foster on Monday Oct 06 2014

The Grand Forks Border Bruins scored 42 seconds into the first overtime period to defeat the Beaver Valley Nitehawks 6-5 at home Friday evening. The Hawks are the reigning KIJHL champions who went on a roll last year by also winning the Cyclone Taylor Cup, emblematic of BC Junior B hockey supremacy, and then proceeded to dominate teams from Western Canada and Northern Ontario while claiming...

by Nelson Daily Sports on Tuesday Sep 23 2014

The Nelson Leafs scored three times in the first eight minutes of the game to edge the Grand Forks Border Bruins 3-2 in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League action Tuesday at the NDCC Arena.

The win improves Nelson's season record to 3-0-1-1 and leapfrogs the Green and White past Spokane into top spot in the Neil Murdoch Division.

The Leafs got all the scoring in the first...

by Gerry Foster on Monday Sep 15 2014

It was billed as the return of the ice age as the Grand Forks junior hockey team launched their new season on the weekend with three games at home.

For the fans it was one of the most entertaining weekends in a long time; if this is an indication of things to come we are in for some exciting hockey during this 2014-15 season.

On Friday the 100 Mile House Wranglers made their very...