The BCHL champions and host Penticton Vees are the North Stars first opponent at the Western Canada Cup. The focus hasn't been on the Vees very much at all ahead of the game, instead focusing on what worked in the SJHL playoffs and all year long. Puck drop is 8 p.m. Saskatchewan time. Nathan Kanter/battlefordsNOW staff
April 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
Updated: April 29, 2017 - 4:30pm
There are now roughly seven hours until the North Stars take to the ice for their first game of the Western Canada Cup.