Red Deer Rebels

The Moran family, parents Carina and Joel with sons Daniel, Noah and Liam, and of course Darcy Tucker at Memorial Cup Fan Fest May 29, 2016. (Courtesy Collins Barrow)

Ronald McDonald House Red Deer Families Take In Memorial Cup Final

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 30, 2016 - 9:03am Updated: May 30, 2016 - 12:28pm

Two very deserving central Alberta families were given tickets to a once in a lifetime sporting event this weekend.

Evan Polei celebrates his overtime goal versus Brandon at the Mastercard Memorial Cup Thursday night (Photo by Terry WIlson / CHL Images)

Polei Sends Wheat Kings Packing, Rebels Win OT Thriller At Memorial Cup

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard) and Josh Hall (Twitter: @VanCan19)
May 26, 2016 - 9:37am

RED DEER - The Brandon Wheat Kings ended the Red Deer Rebels playoff run about a month ago.

Wednesday night, the Rebels ended the Wheat Kings season in nail-biting fashion.

Knights forward Christian Dvorak (centre) celebrates a goal versus Rouyn-Noranda at the Mastercard Memorial Cup on Tuesday (Photo: CHL Images)

Knights Beat Huskies To Advance To Memorial Cup Final

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
May 25, 2016 - 8:55am

RED DEER - You can make is "Sweet 16" for the London Knights.

Mitchell Marner racked up four more assists in leading the Knights to a 5-2 win over the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies at the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup in Red Deer on Tuesday.

London advances to Sunday's championship game.

Christian Dvorak (middle) celebrates one of his three goals versus Brandon Monday night at the MasterCard Memorial Cup (Photo: CHL Images)

Knights Blast Wheat Kings For Second Memorial Cup Win

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 24, 2016 - 10:16am Updated: May 24, 2016 - 2:21pm

RED DEER - The high-octane London Knights came fueled to play Monday night.

They shredded the WHL Champion Brandon Wheat Kings 9-1 to improve to 2-0 at the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup in Red Deer. The Wheat Kings fell to 0-2.

Adam Helewka (right) and Jake DeBrusk celebrate Helewka's second period goal versus Rouyn-Noranda at the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup on Sunday (Photo: CHL Images)

DeBrusk, Helewka Power Rebels To First Win At Memorial Cup

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
May 23, 2016 - 12:29pm

RED DEER - After a tough, tournament-opening loss to London on Friday, the hometown crowd at the Enmax Centrium hoped for better for their Red Deer Rebels against the Quebec champion Rouyn-Noranda Huskies.

Action from Game 2 of the 2016 MasterCard Memorial Cup between the Brandon Wheat Kings and Rouyn-Noranda Huskies (Photo by Rob Wallator/CHL Images)

Huskies Hold Off Wheat Kings In Saturday Night Memorial Cup Thriller

By Troy Gillard (Twitter: @Troy_Gillard)
May 23, 2016 - 12:27pm

RED DEER - The first duel between two league champions at the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup took to the ice Saturday between the Brandon Wheat Kings and Rouyn-Noranda Huskies.

The Huskies built up a 5-1 lead then held on to win by a final score of 5-3.

London's Aaron Barisha battles for a shot on Rebels goalie Rylan Toth Friday night (Photo: CHL Images, Rob Wallator)

Marner Leads Knights Past Rebels In Memorial Cup Opener

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 23, 2016 - 12:23pm Updated: May 24, 2016 - 9:23am

RED DEER - The high-flying London Knights skated their way to a 6-2 win over the host Red Deer Rebels in the opening game of the 2016 Mastercard Memorial Cup.

Emotions were off the charts long before the puck dropped on game one of the 2016 MasterCard Memorial Cup.

Rebels Captain Luke Philp models the commemorative jersey following practice Thursday morning. (Credit: Josh Hall)

Rebels Unveil Commemorative Memorial Cup Jerseys

By Josh Hall (Twitter: @Vancan19)
May 19, 2016 - 12:18pm Updated: May 25, 2016 - 2:38pm

The Red Deer Rebels have unveiled their commemorative game one Memorial Cup jerseys.

Captain Luke Philp modeled the uniform for a throng of media at the Enmax Centrium Thursday morning.