Oceanside Generals defenceman Bekkam Willis

Oceanside Generals defenceman Bekkam Willis

Bucs try to get playoff-ready

The Nanaimo Buccaneers junior B hockey club closes out the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League regular season with two games this week.

The Nanaimo Buccaneers have two more opportunities to get their game in order, and then it’s go time.

The city’s junior B hockey club closes out the Vancouver Island Junior Hockey League regular season with two games this week, a home tilt Thursday (Feb. 18) against the Campbell River Storm and then a visit Saturday to face the Kerry Park Islanders.

Nanaimo lost both its games last week, falling 4-2 to the Oceanside Generals at home Thursday and then dropping a 3-2 decision Saturday against the Comox Valley Glacier Kings.

GAME ON … The Bucs and Storm face off Thursday at 7:15 p.m. at the NIC. The Bucs play the Glacier Kings in the playoffs with Game 1 slated for Tuesday (Feb. 23) at 7:15 p.m. at the NIC.

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