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Rockets Sweep Prairie Trip

Rockets Sweep Prairie Trip

Oct 14, 2005 / 9:42 pm

For the third time since relocating to Kelowna, the Rockets have swept a prairie road trip. In December 2000 and 2003, the Rockets went 5-0 on the Easter...

Rockets Winners In Shootout

Rockets Winners In Shootout

Oct 12, 2005 / 11:44 pm

Goaltenders don't like it! Some coaches are still trying to figure it all out! Justin Keller has it all figured out, and he likes it just fine! For the second...

Rockets Continue To Roll

Rockets Continue To Roll

Oct 12, 2005 / 12:15 am

Make it four in a row on their current six game road trip and six straight overall. The latest victims---the Saskatoon Blades, who fell 6-3 to the visiting...

Rockets Player Of Week

Rockets Player Of Week

Oct 11, 2005 / 3:00 pm

The Greyhound WHL Player of the Week is defenseman Mike Card of the Kelowna Rockets. Card earned player of the week honours by recording four goals and seven...

Rockets Make It Five

Rockets Make It Five

Oct 10, 2005 / 3:55 pm

Justin Keller and Chris Ray scored 34 seconds apart late in the second period as the Kelowna Rockets won their fifth game in a row, 3-2 in Swift Current. The...

Four In A Row For Rockets

Four In A Row For Rockets

Oct 8, 2005 / 10:25 pm

After scoring just 10 goals during the 2004-2005 season, defenseman Mike Card has stepped up his offensive game early this season. Card scored twice on the...

Rockets Win Third Straight

Rockets Win Third Straight

Oct 7, 2005 / 8:42 pm

The Kelowna Rockets made it harder than it needed to be, as they kicked off their gruelling six game, eight day prairie road swing with a 6-4 win in Regina. The...

Rockets On A Roll

Rockets On A Roll

Oct 5, 2005 / 10:11 pm

Derek Yeomans is feeling no ill effects of a knee injury that cut short his 2004-2005 season. Yeomans turned in his second spectacular performance in four days,...

Rockets Reassign Sylvester

Rockets Reassign Sylvester

Oct 4, 2005 / 7:33 pm

The Kelowna Rockets have announced that 19 year old forward Gary Sylvester has been reassigned by the organization. Sylvester will join the Penticton Valley...

Rockets Snap Losing Skid

Rockets Snap Losing Skid

Oct 2, 2005 / 7:38 pm

At first glance, you'd think the Everett Silvertips had their way with the struggling Kelowna Rockets. The Silvertips outshot the Rockets 29-11, had five power...

Rockets Lose Third Straight

Rockets Lose Third Straight

Oct 2, 2005 / 6:58 am

It's been two seasons since the Kelowna Rockets lost three regular season games in a row. The defending Western Hockey League champions continued their...

Rockets Struggles Continue

Rockets Struggles Continue

Oct 1, 2005 / 6:22 am

The Kelowna Rockets hope they'll discover their struggling offense has been hiding on the road. The Rockets, who have scored just seven goals in regulation time...

Rockets Start 3 Game Stretch

Rockets Start 3 Game Stretch

Sep 30, 2005 / 10:35 am

The Rockets will start a stretch of 3 games in 3 nights on Friday when they host the Kamloops Blazers. After the game, it's onto the bus and off to Portland for...

Winter Hawks Upend Rockets

Winter Hawks Upend Rockets

Sep 25, 2005 / 6:02 am

For the second time in two nights, the Kelowna Rockets dug themselves an early hole. Unlike Friday's 3-2 shootout win over Vancouver, the Rockets couldn't...

Banner Night For Rockets

Banner Night For Rockets

Sep 24, 2005 / 6:05 am

It was a banner night for the Kelowna Rockets, as they opened defense of their Western Hockey League title. After a spectacular opening ceremony which saw the...

Rockets Home Opener

Rockets Home Opener

Sep 23, 2005 / 7:00 pm

The Kelowna Rockets 2005-2006 Regular season has kicked off in spectacular fashion tonight at Prospera Place. The Rockets face the visiting Vancouver Giants in...

Rockets Tickets Delayed

Rockets Tickets Delayed

Sep 14, 2005 / 6:55 pm

The Kelowna Rockets regret to announce that due to a printing delay, season ticket packages will not be ready for pick up on Thursday, September 15th as...

Rockets Sign Defenseman

Rockets Sign Defenseman

Aug 24, 2005 / 6:21 am

The Kelowna Rockets will have 17-year-old defenseman Tyson Dowzack in the fold when they open training camp next month. Dowzack was selected by the Rockets in...

Kelowna Rockets Schedule

Kelowna Rockets Schedule

Aug 11, 2005 / 6:35 am

The Kelowna Rockets in conjunction with the Western Hockey League have released the complete schedule for the 2005-2006 regular season. The Rockets will once...

Kelowna Rockets Hire Gellert

Kelowna Rockets Hire Gellert

Aug 9, 2005 / 12:18 pm

The Kelowna Rockets are pleased to announce the recent hiring of Kim Gellert to the hockey club’s coaching staff. Gellert spent 21 years competing in the...

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