The Oil Kings are set to face the Portland Winterhawks tonight in Game 1 of the WHL's Championship Series. I figured it was a good occasion to blow the dust of the blog and share some behind the scenes shots of the morning skate.
|Last thing the players see as they leave the dressing room
|The room prepared by Rogan Dean, Brian Cheeseman, and Mike Kilbride.
|Never forgotton, #PlayforPelssy
|A personal note from Ryan Smyth sent to the team.
|Derek Laxdal address the media.
|Steve Hamilton first man on the ice at the Moda Center
|Guy Flaming doing the Pipeline Show live from the rink in the broadcast booth
|Tyler Santos on the ice during morning skate
|The Moda Center is all cleaned up after last night's thrilling Trailblazers win.