Game Preview: The Blackfalds Bulldogs have dropped their last five games and they are coming off an 8-2 loss Friday night in Lacombe versus the Brooks Bandits. Blackfalds is 2-6 on the campaign.
The Canmore Eagles are also in a bit of a slump. The Eagles are riding a five-game losing streak and they will try and bounce back after a 4-1 loss Wednesday to the Brooks Bandits. Canmore has posted a 2-5 record.
Meantime, you can catch Saturday’s matchup on the Bulldogs Radio Network with Braden Malsbury. The pre-game show gets underway at 6:45 p.m.
Magis: Blackfalds forward Nick Magis scored his third of the season Friday in Lacombe against the Brooks Bandits. Two of his goals this season have come on the power play. Magis was acquired recently in a trade with the Flin Flon Bombers.
Eagles Spreading Around the Points: The Canmore Eagles have nine players on their roster with at least three points this season. Ethan Schaeffer leads the way for the Eagles with six points in seven games.
Looking Ahead: Following Saturday’s game in Canmore, the Blackfalds Bulldogs will travel to Okotoks on Monday for a date with the Oilers. Blackfalds will then get some time off before their next game Oct. 15 in Calgary versus the Canucks.