Tag: Kelowna Rockets

Daily Dose of the Dub: Lambos brothers face-off; recently acquired Chiefs prospect commits to NCAA; Hitmen recall goaltender; Bellerive hits milestone;

Lambos face-off Kootenay just recalled Carson Lambos for tonight's game. Carson was the 2nd overall pick in last year's Bantam Draft. Tonight will mark the first time the Lambos brothers play against each other in @TheWHL! 👇 Jonny is the beauty in the Blackhawks lid and Hockey hair pic.twitter.com/UoH36B0hl8 — […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Rockets forward retires; WHLers named captains at Top Prospects Game; pair of defenceman score first WHL goals; Chyzowski returns to lineup

Gardiner retires The @Kelowna_Rockets have announced Erik Gardiner has decided to retire for health and personal reasons. GM Bruce Hamilton says, ‘He supports Erik 100%’. A great shot blocker, the 19 year-old, from my accounts, was an excellent teammate. Wish him the best. — Regan Bartel (@Reganrant) January 16, 2019 […]

Rockets Erik Gardiner Retires

The Kelowna Rockets announced today that assistant captain, Erik Gardiner has retired from hockey. “Due to health and personal reasons, I thought it was time to step away,” said Gardiner in a release provided by the team. “I want to focus on different things and take care of myself. “I […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Oil Kings reveal special edition jerseys; former Rocket calls it a career; WHL hands out weekly honours

Oil Kings unveil Cherry jerseys But wait! There's more!#gearedup Read all about today's jersey reveal here: https://t.co/hIC6e36Xe1 pic.twitter.com/DWc4BepeZo — Edmonton Oil Kings (@EdmOilKings) January 14, 2019 The Edmonton Oil Kings revealed their Don Cherry inspired uniforms they will sport for ‘WHL Suits Up with Don Cherry to Promote Organ Donation’ […]

Kelowna Rockets update

A recent spate of inconsistent play has resulted in a swoon by the Kelowna Rockets that most certainly has the group somewhat on edge. Following the Christmas break in the Western Hockey league schedule, the Rockets were looking forward at a pivotal seven-game stretch. With three games each against division […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Another Blazer suspended; two Kamloops prospects debut; Zabransky released

Blazers defenceman suspended Blazers D Joonas Sillanpaa takes 6th Blazer suspension of the season. One game for slashing major last night. Will miss tonite’s action in Langley. — Jon Keen (@JonKeenNLSports) January 12, 2019 Kamloops Blazers defenceman Joonas Sillanpaa was given a one game suspension for the slashing major he received last […]