• The 6-foot-2, 175-pound forward had a strong second half of the season, finishing with 40 points (13-27--40) in 65 games for the Kelowna Rockets. Bulmer kept up the good play in the postseason, tallying three goals and five points (3-2--5) in 12 playoff games. His 40 points ranked second among Kelowna rookies this season.
• A Prince George minor hockey association product, he is a late bloomer -- he was only 5’7” during his bantam draft year and wasn’t selected in the WHL draft until the 11th round, 223rd overall in 2007.
NHL team: Ottawa Senators NHL player: Patrick Kane Shootout move: “Five hole” Goal celebration: “Fist pump” Video game: Call of Duty Movie: Taken TV show: Entourage Actor: Will Smith Website: nhl.com Book: Harry Potter series Activity away from the rink: Xbox Breakfast food: Cereal Superhero: Iron man
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday