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Rebels quick to tame ‘Canes

Rebels 5 Hurricanes 0 The Red Deer Rebels weren’t going to make the same mistake twice.

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Kambeitz is fine with appointment to elite squad

Adam Kambeitz felt like he was blind-sided. Was he complaining? Not a chance.

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Rebels crank up the pace

The Red Deer Rebels are riding a five-game winning streak, but a successful team’s work is never done.

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While wearing the glasses a simple task like turning with the puck proved to be a problem for the Rebels' Daulton Siwak.

Fatal Vision challenge floors Rebels

Red Deer Rebel hockey players looked like they were falling down drunk on Monday morning. Blame the goggles they were wearing.

While wearing the glasses a simple task like turning with the puck proved to be a problem for the Rebels' Daulton Siwak.
Moose Jaw Warriors' goalie Luke Siemens can't get his glove down in time to stop the shot by the Rebels' Tyson Ness

Rebels outplayed, but sneak out with win over Warriors

The old rope-a-dope worked again. And this time it was an extreme example.

Moose Jaw Warriors' goalie Luke Siemens can't get his glove down in time to stop the shot by the Rebels' Tyson Ness
Rebel defenceman Stephen Hak comes off the boards during a drill.

Hak’s second chance

For a short time, at least, Stephen Hak wondered if his Western Hockey League career was over before it started. The Lethbridge Hurricanes saw Hak as a candidate to crack their roster this season, that is until the club drafted Swedish defenceman Albin Blomqvist in June’s CHL import draft and dropped the 17-year-old rearguard from their 50-man protected list.

Rebel defenceman Stephen Hak comes off the boards during a drill.
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Rebels coach Jesse Wallin expects veterans to push themselves

Harbouring a grudge is never healthy, unless you’re a Western Hockey League team that fell well short of expectations the previous season.

Jesse Wallin

Tigers trap Rebels again

For the Red Deer Rebels, it was more Medicine Hat misery. The Rebels, for whatever reason, had managed just one Western Hockey League win over the Medicine Hat Tigers in five meetings heading into Friday’s final regular-season meeting of the clubs.

Rebels heat up against Ice

Tonight’s visit by the Kootenay Ice might be precisely what the physician ordered in an attempt to snap the Red Deer Rebels out of their late-winter Western Hockey League doldrums.

Rebel named CHL player of week

One day after being named the WHL player of the week, Ryan Nugent-Hopkins took it to the next level Tuesday.

Brad Deagle

Deagle’s hard work paying off

Call him a late bloomer. Or, at least, a late arrival.

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Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has already established himself as the best pick made by the Red Deer Rebels in the first round of the WHL Bantam Draft.

The evolution of Ryan Nugent-Hopkins

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins continues to evolve. A master playmaker through the course of this, his second Western Hockey League season, the Red Deer Rebels phenom is now starting to find the back of the net.

Ryan Nugent-Hopkins has already established himself as the best pick made by the Red Deer Rebels in the first round of the WHL Bantam Draft.
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Rebels learn capital lesson in loss to Oil Kings

The shots on goal read 33-32 in favour of the Edmonton Oil Kings, suggesting that Saturday’s Western Hockey League contest at Rexall Place was decided by a bounce or two.

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Not great but Rebels win

This time, the Red Deer Rebels prevailed in spite of themselves.

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Red Deer Rebel Ryan Nugent Hopkins

Nugent-Hopkins proving he is a playmaker for Rebels

Goals have been hard to come by for Ryan Nugent-Hopkins this season, but the Red Deer Rebels forward isn’t worried.

Red Deer Rebel Ryan Nugent Hopkins

Rebels make a pit stop

On the seventh day they rested. The Red Deer Rebels were offered some leisure time Sunday, a reward for their 5-3 Western Hockey League win over the Tri-City American before 5,000 fans the night before at the Toyota Center in Kennewick. Wash.

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Rebels’ Andrej Kudrna named WHL Player of The Week

The WHL Player of the Week is forward Andrej Kudrna of the Red Deer Rebels.

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Vancouver Giants goalkeeper Mark Segal stops a shot with the Rebels' John Persson waiting for the rebound.

Rebels cut down Giants

As a member of the Everett Silvertips, Byron Froese had seen plenty of the perennial Western Hockey League powerhouse Vancouver Giants over the past two seasons.

Vancouver Giants goalkeeper Mark Segal stops a shot with the Rebels' John Persson waiting for the rebound.

Rebels down Chiefs

Darcy Kuemper turned aside 31 shots and earned first-star status Saturday as the Red Deer Rebels snapped a two-game Western Hockey League losing streak with a 4-2 win over the Spokane Chiefs.

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Rebels Iced in the Kootenays

An inability to cash in offensively and a late defensive miscue added up to a Western Hockey League loss for the Red Deer Rebels Friday at the Cranbrook Recreation Complex.

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