MENU

GAME DAY: Hurricanes End Trip in Kelowna

Kamloops, BC – The Lethbridge Hurricanes prepare to end their four-game road trip tonight at 8:00pm MT as they face the 2020 Memorial Cup hosts, the Kelowna Rockets.

The Hurricanes (37-18-2-5) enter on a two-game losing streak after suffering a 6-3 loss last night in Kamloops against the Blazers. Trevor Thurston, Oliver Okuliar and Alex Cotton scored in the loss while Carl Tetachuk made 33 saves. The ‘Canes enter tonight having posted a 3-6-0-0 record in their last nine games and are 20-10-0-1 on the road this season.

The Rockets (28-27-3-3) enter after earning a 6-0 win over the Seattle Thunderbirds last night at Prospera Place. Pavel Novak scored twice while four others lit the lamp once; Roman Basran made 19-saves for his second shutout of the season. Kelowna enters with a 5-2-2-1 record in their last 10 games.

Tonight will be the only meeting of the season between the Hurricanes and the Rockets; Lethbridge earned a 5-1 win over Kelowna last year in their lone meeting at the ENMAX Centre. The game can be seen at both Browns Socialhouse locations in Lethbridge or heard on 106.7 ROCK. You can also watch the game online at www.whllive.com.

VS. ROCKETS: Tonight will be the only meeting on the season between the Hurricanes and the Rockets. Lethbridge has posted a 2-1-0-2 record in the last five head-to-head meetings over the last three seasons. The ‘Canes have lost eight straight games in Kelowna dating back to January 30th, 2012 going 0-7-1-0.

2018-2019 REGULAR SEASON SERIES:              TOP 5 SEASON SCORERS
December 12th/2019 – at Lethbridge (5-1 LET)             Dylan Cozens – 36G, 46A – 82 points
Oliver Okuliar – 33G, 34A – 67 points
2019-2020 REGULAR SEASON SERIES:              Alex Cotton – 19G, 47A – 66 points
March 7th/2020 – at Kelowna                                            Logan Barlage – 20G, 38A – 58 points                                                                                                                         Calen Addison – 10G, 41A – 51 points

2019-2020 REGULAR SEASON STATS LEADERS:
Goals (36) – Dylan Cozens                                         Assists (47) – Alex Cotton
Points (82) – Dylan Cozens
PIMS (88) – Koletrane Wilson                                      Plus/Minus (+44) – Ty Prefontaine
Wins (21) – Carl Tetachuk                                             Shutouts (3) – Carl Tetachuk
Save % (.906) – Carl Tetachuk                                     Goals Against Average (2.73) – Carl Tetachuk

WHO’S HOT:
– Dylan Cozens has points in 5 of 6 games (4g-5a); 12 of 14 games (8g-15a); 32 of 39 (28g-40a)
– Chase Wheatcroft has points in 4 of 8 games (1g-3a); 6 of 11 games (1g-5a); 9 of 18 games (2g-8a)
– Oliver Okuliar has points in 7 of 13 games (5g-7a); 10 of 18 games (9g-11a); 33 of 44 games (29g-29a)
– Logan Barlage has points in 3 of 7 games (1g-5a); 7 of 14 games (3g-10a); 20 of 30 games (12g-24a)
– Brett Davis has points in 5 of 8 games (8g-2a); 9 of 14 games (13g-4a); 12 of 19 games (16g-6a)
– Zack Stringer has points in 4 of 7 games (3g-1a); 7 of 14 games (4g-4a); 12 of 23 games (7g-9a)
– Alex Thacker has points in 3 of 10 games (1g-3a); 5 of 13 games (1g-5a); 15 of 35 games (3g-16a)
– Ty Prefontaine has points in 3 of 7 games (3a); 9 of 14 games (1g-9a); 15 of 21 games (2g-14a)
– Alex Cotton has points in 3 of 5 games (1g-5a); 9 of 13 games (4g-9a); 37 of 49 games (16g-40a)
– Calen Addison has points in 5 of 8 games (6a); 16 of 20 games (3g-22a); 25 of 35 (9g-34a)
– Noah Boyko has points in 3 of 9 games (1g-4a); 5 of 13 games (2g-6a); 6 of 16 games (3g-8a)
– Justin Hall has points in 4 of 14 games (4a); 8 of 1 games (2g-7a); 18 of 31 games (9g-16a)
– Ty Nash has points in 2 of 9 games (1g-1a); 3 of 11 games (2g-1a); 7 of 18 games (3g-4a)
– Dino Kambeitz has points in 2 of 6 games (2g-2a); 4 of 13 games (4g-2a)
– Jett Jones has points in 3 of 7 games (1g-2a); 4 of 9 games (1g-3a)
– Danila Palivko has points 3 of 8 games (1g-3a)

REGULAR SEASON MILESTONE WATCH:
– Dino Kambeitz is 13 games away from 200 career games
– Dino Kambeitz is 30 points away from 100 career points
– Brett Davis is 3 points away from 200 career points
– Brett Davis is 7 goals away from 100 career goals
– Dylan Cozens is 7 goals away from 100 career goals
– Alex Cotton is 23 points away from 100 career points
– Carl Tetachuk is 5 wins away from 50 career wins

More News
Eight Hurricanes Alumni on NHL Training Camp Rosters
2 days ago
33:45
Saturday Sit-Down: Stuart Skinner
4 days ago
Throwback Thursday: 1997 WHL Championship VS Seattle Thunderbirds
6 days ago
31:30
Saturday Sit-Down: Ty and Tyson Nash
2 weeks ago
Throwback Thursday: Hurricanes vs. Pats, Mar. 25/2016
2 weeks ago
Hurricanes Select Nikita Chibrikov in CHL Import Draft
2 weeks ago