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Prince George shut out Rockets in opening game of semi-final series

Prince George shut out Rockets in opening game of semi-final series

Apr 12, 2024 / 11:05 pm

The Kelowna Rockets find themselves in the same position they were in after the opening game of their first round playoff series with the Wenatchee Wild - down...

Rockets ready for stiff challenge in conference champion Cougars

Rockets ready for stiff challenge in conference champion Cougars

Apr 12, 2024 / 4:00 am

The Kelowna Rockets face a tall order as they get set for their second round WHL playoff series. That tall order - the Western Conference champion Prince George...

Rockets forward Tij Iginla named WHL player of the week

Rockets forward Tij Iginla named WHL player of the week

Apr 9, 2024 / 9:00 pm

It was quite a week for Kelowna Rockets forward Tij Iginla. The Rockets sniper led all Western Hockey League players with five goals and three assists in four...

Kelowna Rockets to auction Rocky Racoon jerseys to benefit scholarship fund

Kelowna Rockets to auction Rocky Racoon jerseys to benefit scholarship fund

Apr 8, 2024 / 8:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets are auctioning off a pair of 'Rocky Raccoon' team-issued specialty jerseys from the 2023-24 season, with the proceeds going to the...

Kelowna Rockets eliminated the Wenatchee Wild in six Sunday

Kelowna Rockets eliminated the Wenatchee Wild in six Sunday

Apr 7, 2024 / 7:30 pm

UPDATE 7:30 p.m. The Kelowna Rockets will face the Prince George Cougars in the Western Conference semi-final series. The Rockets advanced with a 4-2 win over...

Wenatchee scored early in overtime to send playoff series back to Kelowna

Apr 5, 2024 / 11:00 pm

DON'T. GO. ANYWHERE. Tij Iginla nets his LEAGUE-LEADING seventh goal of the 2024 #WHLPlayoffs, sending Game 5 between the Rockets and Wild to WHOA-vertime....

Rockets beat Wenatchee 3-1 to take 3-1 lead in series

Rockets beat Wenatchee 3-1 to take 3-1 lead in series

Apr 3, 2024 / 10:10 pm

Jari Kykkanen very well may have stolen game four of the best-of-seven first round playoff series for the Kelowna Rockets. Kykkanen, who has played all but one...

Tij Iginla scored twice as the Kelowna Rockets dumped Wenatchee 5-1 Tuesday

Tij Iginla scored twice as the Kelowna Rockets dumped Wenatchee 5-1 Tuesday

Apr 2, 2024 / 10:20 pm

It took about half a period for the Kelowna Rockets to settle into game three of their first round playoff series with the Wenatchee Wild Tuesday night. But...

Kelowna Rocket Ty Hurley nominated for WHL humanitarian award

Kelowna Rocket Ty Hurley nominated for WHL humanitarian award

Apr 2, 2024 / 9:00 pm

Kelowna Rockets forward Ty Hurley is one of four players nominated for the Western Hockey League's humanitarian of the year. Hurley is the nominee from the...

Kelowna Rockets look to take advantage of home ice in series with Wenatchee

Kelowna Rockets look to take advantage of home ice in series with Wenatchee

Apr 1, 2024 / 6:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets are back inside the friendly confines of Prospera Place after earning a split of the first two games of their best-of-seven Western...

Kelowna Rockets rebounded to even best-of-seven series with Wenatchee

Kelowna Rockets rebounded to even best-of-seven series with Wenatchee

Mar 30, 2024 / 9:10 pm

The Kelowna Rockets dug deep and found a way to even up their best-of-seven series with the Wenatchee Wild Saturday night. Just 24 hours after blowing leads of...

Kelowna Rockets squander three goal lead in dropping game one of playoff series

Kelowna Rockets squander three goal lead in dropping game one of playoff series

Mar 29, 2024 / 11:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets got the start they wanted in their opening round series with the Wenatchee Wild. The Rockets jumped all over the home team early, building a...

Kelowna Rockets open first round playoff series Friday in Wenatchee

Kelowna Rockets open first round playoff series Friday in Wenatchee

Mar 28, 2024 / 5:35 pm

The Kelowna Rockets will look to do something they haven't done in more than seven years, advance to the second round of the Western Hockey League playoffs....

Kelowna Rockets will select fourth in upcoming WHL entry draft

Kelowna Rockets will select fourth in upcoming WHL entry draft

Mar 27, 2024 / 2:47 pm

The Kelowna Rockets will pick fourth in this year's Western Hockey League entry draft. The Rockets, who own Regina's first round pick in the May entry...

Kelowna Rockets have 19% chance of getting first pick in bantam entry draft

Kelowna Rockets have 19% chance of getting first pick in bantam entry draft

Mar 26, 2024 / 7:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets will have more than a passing interest in Wednesday's Western Hockey League draft lottery. The Rockets will have a 19.05 per cent chance...

Three Kelowna Rockets named BC Division all-stars

Three Kelowna Rockets named BC Division all-stars

Mar 26, 2024 / 6:00 pm

Three members of the Kelowna Rockets were recognized as BC Division all-stars Tuesday as first and second all-star teams were unveiled for all four WHL...

'Wasn't the year we expected'; Blazers reflect on tough season, look to future

'Wasn't the year we expected'; Blazers reflect on tough season, look to future

Kamloops Mar 26, 2024 / 4:00 am

Spring cleaning came around earlier this year for the Kamloops Blazers than it has in recent memory. There will be no fifth consecutive B.C. Division banner...

Kelowna Rockets took care of business, closing regular season with win over Giants

Kelowna Rockets took care of business, closing regular season with win over Giants

Mar 23, 2024 / 10:00 pm

It was mission accomplished for the Kelowna Rockets. Coming into the final week of the regular season with their playoff fate squarely within their control, the...

Kelowna Rockets leap into fifth in the west with convincing win over Vancouver

Kelowna Rockets leap into fifth in the west with convincing win over Vancouver

Mar 22, 2024 / 10:35 pm

The Kelowna Rockets have vaulted into fifth spot in the Western Hockey League's Western Conference with a convincing 6-2 win over the Vancouver Giants...

Kelowna Rockets playoff fate will be decided this weekend

Kelowna Rockets playoff fate will be decided this weekend

Mar 22, 2024 / 4:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets hold their post season fate squarely within the palms of their hands. Pick up a full four points from their season ending home-and-home...

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