Kamloops Blazers get separation atop B.C. Division with win over Vancouver Giants

The Kamloops Blazers earned their fourth straight victory on Sunday, a 2-0 win over the Vancouver Giants in WHL action at Sandman Centre.

Dylan Garand stopped 18 shots to pick up the shutout between the pipes.

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Daylan Kuefler and Connor Zary tallied goals for the Blazers, who are atop the B.C. Division and hold a four-point lead on the Giants.

Giants’ netminder Trent Miner stopped 28 shots and played well in a losing effort.

B.C. Division standings: Kamloops (11-2), Vancouver (9-5), Kelowna (5-2), Prince George (4-7-1-1) and Victoria (1-11-1-0).

The Giants and Blazers will square off on Tuesday, a 7 p.m. start at Sandman Centre.

Zary leads Kamloops in scoring, with six goals and 22 points in 13 games.

Garand is 9-2 on the campaign, with a 2.27 goals-against average, a .911 save percentage and two shutouts.

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