Hitmen fall to Kootenay, 4-3. Ice take Game #1.
The road to the Memorial Cup started with a bit of a stumble at the Saddledome Friday evening for the hometown WHL club. The Kootenay Ice drew first blood in their 1st round playoff series with the Calgary Hitmen. The club from Cranbrook, BC, edged the Hitmen 4-3. Luke Philp scored twice and had an assist to help the Ice take the all important first game. Game 2 goes Sunday at the 'Dome. Puck drop at 4:00 pm....