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Kelowna (4) Portland (1)

January 22, 2017 - The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Portland Winterhawks 4-1 on Saturday night in Prospera Place. The Rockets took an early lead after Tomas Soustal put home a scramble play in front of the Portland net. The Winterhawks replied before the period was out and it was 1-1 heading into two. Kole Lind scored his 21st goal of the season to put the Rockets up 2-1. It was Lind's first goal since before the Christmas break. Rockets carried a 2-1 lead into the third. Early in the third period Lind danced around a Winterhawks defe... Full Story

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Rockets Claw Back Against the Giants But Fall Short 5-4

January 21, 2017 - The Kelowna Rockets fell 5-4 to the Vancouver Giants in the Langley Events Centre on Friday night. The first period showed a slow start for Kelowna. The Rockets found themselves down 2-0 until Calvin Thurkauf got them on the board. The score was 2-1 going into the second period. Vancouver got a lucky one early in the middle frame as the Rockets had a missed pass back to the blue line on a delayed penalty that found a path all the way into the Kelowna net. The Giants would score another in the first half of the second p... Full Story

The Rockets Look to Get Back into the Win Column vs. Giants

January 19, 2017 - The Kelowna Rockets are set to do battle with the Vancouver Giants tomorrow night at the Langley Events Centre in Langley, B.C. According to Assistant Coach Travis Crickard, how the Rockets start the game will play a key factor. "In Vancouver the first ten minutes are crucial. We have the opportunity in the first ten minutes to demoralize them of the notion that they can beat or play with us," said Crickard. "Or we can allow them to play with us and as the game goes on their belief that they can play with us and beat u... Full Story

Rockets Lose in OT to Warriors 3-2

January 19, 2017 - The Moose Jaw Warriors defeated the Kelowna Rockets 3-2 in overtime on Wednesday night at Prospera Place The Rockets scored in the first period but the goal was called back on an interference penalty. That was the only rubber that entered either net through the first 20. The game opened up in the middle frame. The Warriors took a two goal lead but Nick Merkley danced around the Warriors defence and finished off with a wraparound goal that drew the Rockets within one late in the period. 2-1 was the score headed into the... Full Story


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