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Chris Rumble to appear on Inside Stampede Hockey tonight

By Jim Olander, 01/14/13, 12:00PM CST


Hear how Chris overcame cancer and is now playing DI hockey

Former Stampede defenseman Chris Rumble will join Jim Olander on Inside Stampede Hockey today 5-6 PM on AM-1230 KWSN and

Chris played with the Stampede during the 2008-09 season and is currently a freshman at Canisius College in New York. In April, Chris was diagnosed with Leukemia. In less than four months he made a full recovery and is now cancer free!

Rumble got national attention when his music video “Stronger” became a YouTube sensation. Rumble produced the video with children in the Seattle’s Children Hospital and it has received over 3 million hits! Click here to watch the video.

This past weekend, Rumble recorded his first career collegiate goal in just his third game for the Griffins. Hear what Chris’ experience at the hospital was like and the challenges he had getting ready to play Division I hockey just months after going through several chemo treatments.