Off the Radar: Lipon reigns supreme as chairman of the board in WHL
Despite being passed over in the NHL Draft, even passed over in the WHL Bantam Draft, J.C. Lipon leads the Western Hockey League in scoring and is a driving force behind the Kamloops Blazers' torrid start.
Fresh from a season that put his name on the map in the Western circuit, Lipon has quickly become one of the league’s most noteworthy attractions. He features prominently on a Kamloops' top line with Montreal Canadiens prospect Tim Bozon and Colorado Avalanche pick Colin Smith that has run roughshod over WHL foes at every pass. The Blazers haven’t lost a regulation game yet and feature the top four scorers in the WHL as of this writing.… read more