Carnie's Comments


It's Throwback Thursday and we're going back 39 years today when we were getting ready to watch our new Western Hockey League Club, the Moose Jaw Warriors.

It was 1984 when a large group of local investors brought the Warriors to Moose Jaw from Winnipeg. Many of us remember it well.

The high energy excitement, the personalities, the blood, sweat and tears - oh, the stories we can tell about our history.

A major junior hockey club that started with a couple of coaches, a trainer, two girls in the office and a group of scouts who worked for mileage and food has turned into a fully staffed, professional organization in a world-class arena we call the Moose Jaw Events Centre.

Times have changed, the game has changed - we've all changed but one thing that's still the same is the passion local and local-area hockey fans have for our community-owned Western Hockey League club.

It's time to celebrate our 40th season of Warriors Hockey in Moose Jaw. 

I'll see you at the home opener on Saturday night.


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