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Prince George Wins Over Kelowna

October 1, 2016 - The Prince George Cougars defeated the Kelowna Rockets 4-1 on Friday night at the CN Centre in Prince George in the first of two games between the WHL rivals this weekend. Rockets forward Jake Kryski opened the scoring with his second goal of the season but a late second period goal by the Cougars tied the game through the first period. The Cougars scored once in the second and added two more in the third to take the 4-1 win. The Rockets fell into penalty trouble, allowing three power play goals on 10 chances, while... Full Story

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Prince George Defeats Kelowna, 2-1

September 29, 2016 - The Prince George Cougars defeated the Kelowna Rockets 2-1 on Hat-Trick Wednesday at Prospera Place in Kelowna, kicking off a stretch of three games between the teams. Both teams came out hard and physicality was a factor throughout. The Cougars drew first blood and took an early 1-0 lead 56 seconds into the bout. They held that lead for the remainder of the frame and headed into the dressing room up by one. Seven minutes into the middle frame Tomas Soustal put home a shorthanded marker for the Rockets to tie the ga... Full Story

Kelowna Beat up Kamloops

September 24, 2016 - The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Kamloops Blazers 5-1 on Saturday night at Prospera Place in the team's home opener for the 2016-17 WHL season. After dedicating the game to late game official Norbert Heinzelmann, the Rockets stormed out of the gates and scored two first period goals. Jordan Bortsmayer cleaned up a rebound in the middle of the frame, and two minutes later Jonathan Smart capitalized on a Rockets 5 on 3 powerplay as the Rockets took a 2-0 lead after the first period. Blazers started the game with netmi... Full Story

Kamloops Defeats Kelowna 9-2

September 24, 2016 - The Kamloops Blazers defeated the Kelowna Rockets 9-2 on Friday night at the Sandman Centre in Kamloops in the WHL season opener for both teams. The Blazers snapped a 1-1 tie early in the second period and scored five straight second period markers to break the game open, a game the Rockets played without six regulars still away at NHL training camps. Former Blazer Jake Kryski scored in his Rockets debut while second year forward Kole Lind also scored for Kelowna in a losing cause. The Blazers were 6-for-10 on the p... Full Story


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