Red Deer deserves Memorial Cup

From its formation, the Sutter-led Red Deer Rebels have represented Central Alberta and the Western Hockey League through good times and bad.

From its formation, the Sutter-led Red Deer Rebels have represented Central Alberta and the Western Hockey League through good times and bad.

The Canadian Hockey League and Western Hockey League have called on Brent Sutter for assistance many times during that period. He and the Red Deer Rebel fans have responded to their calls without questioning.

Perhaps it is time for them to return the favour, and choose Red Deer as the deserving site for the 2016 Memorial Cup tournament, recognizing the fact that Alberta last hosted the tournament 40 years ago.

Dalt McCambley

Red Deer

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