Junior B hockey club in Alberta to host NHL Indigenous Alumni Game

By Sam Laskaris Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Officials with a Junior B hockey club in St. Paul, Alta. are still basking in the success of a recent exhibition game involving members of the Montreal Canadiens’ alumni squad. And now reps with the St. Paul Canadiens are busily preparing for an NHL Indigenous Alumni Game, which is scheduled for Jan. 14, 2023. The St. Paul Canadiens, who compete in the North Eastern Alberta Junior B Hockey League, had a squad comprised of some of their alumni players face off against the ex-NHLers from their namesake Montreal franchise in an exhibition game in late October. The two organizations have a long-standing history dating back to the early 1950s when the St. Paul juvenile team, which went on to become the Jr. B…

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