It turns out that F Ryan Harrison, who was traded by Prince Albert to the Medicine Hat Tigers on Tuesday, had asked the Raiders to move him following the conclusion of last season. “I kind of told them that if I had a chance to play closer to home, I would take it,” Harrison, who is from Kelowna, told John MacNeil of the Prince Albert Daily Herald. “My family could watch me more and stuff like that.”
MacNeil’s entire story is right here.
Wondering why the Spokane Chiefs chose not to renew the contract of head coach Hardy Sauter after last season ended? Well, he now is the head coach of the ECHL’s Idaho Steelheads and he’s not sure what happened to end his run in Spokane. Chris Langrill of the Idaho Statesman has more right here.