Read the latest from Canadian sports reporter Tieja MacLaughlin.
Tensions rose between two division rivals Saturday night at Prospera Place. The Kelowna Rockets and Vancouver Giants met for the second game of their home-and-home series in what proved to be a heated contest. Led by Myles Bell’s three-point effort, the Rockets defeated the Giants 4-2 in front of a sold-out crowd of 6,172 fans.Continue reading “Rockets resume winning ways”
Just when it seemed that is was all over, the Kelowna Rockets came alive. The Rockets picked up a 4-3 overtime win against the Vancouver Giants on Tuesday night at Prospera Place, sparked by an effort in the dying seconds of the game. With 17 seconds remaining in regulation, Ryan Olsen potted a goal thatContinue reading “Giant OT victory for Rockets”
The Kelowna Rockets beat the Kamloops Blazers in dramatic fashion on Saturday night. A shootout goal from Justin Kirkland was the deciding factor in the second game of a home-and-home series between these B.C. Division rivals, with Kelowna winning both contests 3-2. The Rockets (19-3-0-2) faced a couple of tough tests this weekend against theContinue reading “Repeat result for Rockets”