Tag: WHL

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 […]

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 […]

Why the Western Hockey League?

Every player has their own path in hockey. Day in and day out, players are traded called up or sent down, players are given contracts or cut. There are youth teams, professional teams, university teams, and Junior teams. I’ve seen players go from High School hockey to NCAA and to […]

Daily Dose of the Dub: Cowell trade nullified; Seattle’s Tsyzka makes season debut; Former ‘Tip gets first pro shutout

Cowell Gone Home The Jack Cowell trade is ruled void after he goes home instead. KTN gets their 3rd round pick back https://t.co/lvxpVd5jj6 — Scott (@WHLFanaholic) December 6, 2018 A trade between the Kootenay Ice and the Kelowna Rockets has been rescinded. One week ago to the day, the Rockets […]