WHL News

Gabriel Szturc scored just six seconds into the game in Kelowna's 4-1 win over Prince George

Nov 27, 2021 / 10:45 pm

The Kelowna Rockets have been guilty of some very slow starts as of late. That was not the case Saturday night, in fact, fans arriving late to Prospera Place...

Garand stops 41 as Blazers win battle of WHL juggernauts in Everett

Nov 27, 2021 / 10:21 pm

Dylan Garand made 41 saves in Everett on Saturday as the Kamloops Blazers won a battle of WHL juggernauts. The Blazers improve to 17-2-0-0 with the win —...

Rockets edge Spokane 2-1 in an eight round shootout

Nov 26, 2021 / 10:15 pm

The 3,400 fans allowed into Prospera Place got their money's worth, and then some Friday night. Those in attendance were treated to a wild and woolly affair...

Ernst stands tall in net as Blazers come back to beat Winterhawks

Nov 26, 2021 / 7:29 pm

Dylan Ernst made 43 saves on Friday afternoon in Portland as the Kamloops Blazers came from behind to beat the Winterhawks — the club's fifth straight...

Blazers blow past Thunderbirds on the road for fourth straight win

Nov 24, 2021 / 9:50 pm

Nick McCarry scored once and had two assists on Wednesday as the Kamloops Blazers won their fourth straight game, a 4-1 victory on the road over the Seattle...

Kelowna Rockets drop first end of home-and-home with Spokane

Nov 24, 2021 / 9:45 pm

A trip through the US Division was not kind to the Kelowna Rockets. The Rockets dropped their third straight on US ice, falling 2-1 in Spokane Wednesday...

Ex-Kelowna Rocket JT Barnett has built a large following on social media

Nov 24, 2021 / 2:58 pm

A former Kelowna Rockets forward has turned his passion for creating content into a major success story. JT Barnett played 249 games in the WHL, with 42 of...

The Kelowna Rockets spotted Portland a four goal lead, but were unable to claw their way back, falling 4-2 Saturday

Nov 20, 2021 / 9:00 pm

Stop me if you've heard this one before. The Kelowna Rockets give up multiple goals in the opening period, find themselves down early, but manage to scratch...

Seminoff hat trick leads Blazers to 5-1 road win over Thunderbirds

Nov 20, 2021 / 8:54 pm

Matthew Seminoff scored three times and Logan Stankoven added three helpers on Saturday as the Kamloops Blazers earned a statement road win over one of the top...

Kelowna Rockets earned a point in an 8th straight game in a 6-5 shootout loss in Portland

Nov 19, 2021 / 10:30 pm

It was a sense of deja vu all over again for the Kelowna Rockets and Portland Winterhawks. Just as they did two weeks ago in their own building, the Rockets...

Kelowna Rockets will spend the weekend in Portland, Oregon

Nov 19, 2021 / 1:45 pm

The Kelowna Rockets have arrived in the US for the first time in nearly two years as they get set for a pair of weekend games in Portland. It was the end of...

Blazers postpone Friday home game, reschedule it for February

Nov 17, 2021 / 10:16 am

The Kamloops Blazers have rescheduled a game Friday due to highway closures brought on by recent severe weather in the Interior and the Fraser Valley. The...

Colby Knight earned his first WHL shutout in the Rockets 3-0 win Saturday

Nov 13, 2021 / 10:10 pm

Goaltender Colby Knight bounced back in a big way for the Kelowna Rockets Saturday night. Unable to get out of the first period in each of his last two starts...

Brandwood paces Blazers to 2-1 comeback win over Vancouver

Nov 13, 2021 / 9:35 pm

Ethan Brandwood had a goal and an assist on Saturday as the Kamloops Blazers came from behind to earn a 2-1 win over the Vancouver Giants in Langley....

Kelowna Rockets opened up a stretch of five straight on the road, beating Prince George 5-2 Friday

Nov 12, 2021 / 10:30 pm

Talyn Boyko turned away 18 shots for his second straight win, leading the Kelowna Rockets to a 5-2 win in Prince George Friday. The win helped the Rockets kick...

Kuefler scores twice in 6-1 Blazers win over visiting Giants

Nov 12, 2021 / 9:50 pm

Daylan Kuefler scored twice and Logan Stankoven had two assists Friday as the first-place Kamloops Blazers got back in the win column with a 6-1 win over the...

Flamand's goal, assist leads Rockets to 3-2 win over visiting Blazers

Nov 10, 2021 / 10:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets have the Kamloops Blazers number, at least early in the WHL season. The Western Conference's top team is 11-0 against the rest of the...

Kelowna Rockets conclude their five-game homestand tonight against Kamloops

Nov 10, 2021 / 9:00 am

The Kelowna Rockets may have a new face between the pipes tonight when they conclude their five-game homestand against the visiting Kamloops Blazers. Talyn...

Blazers going for eight straight wins Wednesday in Kelowna

Nov 10, 2021 / 4:00 am

The Kamloops Blazers have been the team to beat in the WHL's Western Conference this season, riding a seven-game winning streak into Kelowna for a game...

Three members of the Kelowna Rockets will take part in a four-team events featuring the national women's team

Nov 7, 2021 / 5:00 pm

Hockey Canada has come calling for three members of the Kelowna Rockets. Forward Andrew Cristall, defenceman Caden Price and head coach Kris Mallette will all...