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Kelowna 6 Seattle 1 (WHL)

December 7, 2016 - The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Seattle Thunderbirds by a dominant score of 6-1 on Wednesday night at Prospera Place in Kelowna. Calvin Thurkauf opened the scoring, putting home two goals in the first period. Rockets led 2-0 after one period. Tomas Soustal put the Rockets up 3-0 early in the second before Seattle tried to stop the bleeding as they found the back of the net. Their bit of life was short lived though, as Jake Kryski and the Rockets responded 19 seconds later. Rodney Southam put home one more before the p... Full Story

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Kelowna 3 Brandon 1 (WHL)

December 3, 2016 - The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Brandon Wheat Kings 3-1 on Saturday night at Prospera Place in the Rockets 4th Annual Teddy Bear Toss night in support of KGH. It took until the second period, but Nick Merkley scored a power play marker 6:54 into the middle frame and it rained bears from the stands. The bears will be donated to various wards at KGH. Merkley added another before the period was over to put the Rockets ahead 2-0 heading into the final 20 minutes, catapulting the Rockets onto the victory. The Rockets... Full Story

The Kelowna Rockets Fell in 2-1 OT

December 3, 2016 - The Kelowna Rockets fell 2-1 in overtime to the Spokane Chiefs on Friday night. It was a low scoring defensive affair in Spokane. The Rockets outshot the Chiefs 37-21 but Hudson Elynuik ended the game scoring with 28 seconds remaining in the extra frame. The Rockets lone goal was scored by Kole Lind(15), who extends his goal streak to 6 games, which equaled the longest goal streak in the WHL this season. Newly acquired James Hilsendager suited up for his first game in a Rockets jersey. He finished with an even ratin... Full Story

Kelowna 4 Tri-City 1 (WHL)

November 30, 2016 - The Kelowna Rockets defeated the Tri-City Americans 4-1 on Wednesday night south of the border in the Toyota Center. The Rockets were dominant throughout peppering Tri-City netminder Rylan Parenteau with 45 shots while only allowing 21 on Michael Herringer. Herringer improves to 12-8-0-0 on the season while the Rockets improve to 15-11-0-0. Kelowna had two first period goals and a second period goal to take a commanding 3-0 lead into the third period. Tri-City was able to strike once in the third but the Rockets ... Full Story


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Home: Kelowna, British Columbia
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