WHL Announces Weekly Schedule
Lethbridge, AB – The Western Hockey League has announced the Central Division schedule for this coming weekend, which will feature a three-game set between the Lethbridge Hurricanes and Edmonton Oil Kings.
The Hurricanes versus Oil Kings set will be as follows:
Thursday, April 15th – Edmonton Oil Kings at Lethbridge Hurricanes – 7:00pm
Saturday, April 17th – Lethbridge Hurricanes at Edmonton Oil Kings – 7:00pm
Sunday, April 18th – Edmonton Oil Kings at Lethbridge Hurricanes – 7:00pm
These will mark the third, fourth and fifth meetings of the season between Lethbridge and Edmonton, who opened the 2021 WHL Regular Season on February 26th and 27th with the Oil Kings victorious in both match-ups.
The Western Hockey League announced today the updated schedule of games for the Central Division for April 15 through April 19.
The Medicine Hat Tigers have been cleared to return to play following further testing for COVID-19, which yielded no positive results. Team activities for the Tigers were suspended last week after the Club was deemed to be a close contact of the Calgary Hitmen, who received one positive test for COVID-19 within the team cohort. Team activities for the Calgary Hitmen remain suspended at this time.
Central Division – Updated Schedule: April 15-19
|Thursday, April 15||7 p.m.||Edmonton at Lethbridge||Lethbridge|
|Friday, April 16||7 p.m.||Red Deer at Medicine Hat||Medicine Hat|
|Saturday, April 17||7 p.m.||Lethbridge at Edmonton||Edmonton|
|Saturday, April 17||7 p.m.||Medicine Hat at Red Deer||Red Deer|
|Sunday, April 18||7 p.m.||Edmonton at Lethbridge||Lethbridge|
|Monday, April 19||7 p.m.||Red Deer at Medicine Hat||Medicine Hat|
*all times listed are local
As a result, the following games in the Central Division are postponed:
|Friday, April 16||Edmonton at Calgary|
|Friday, April 16||Red Deer at Lethbridge|
|Saturday, April 17||Calgary at Edmonton|
|Saturday, April 17||Lethbridge at Red Deer|
|Sunday, April 18||Edmonton at Calgary|
|Monday, April 19||Red Deer at Lethbridge|
Further updates to the Regular Season schedule of games in the Central Division will be provided at a later date.