WHL Roundup: Nolan Foote’s 4 Points Lead Rockets Over Americans

KELOWNA, B.C. — Nolan Foote had a goal and three assists and Pavel Novak added a goal and two helpers as the Kelowna Rockets beat the Tri-City Americans 6-1 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League action.

Alex Swetlikoff, Liam Kindree, Dillon Hamaliuk and Kyle Topping also found the back of the net for the Rockets (3-1-1).

Edge Lambert was the lone Americans (3-2-0) skater to beat goalie Roman Basran, who finished with 19 saves.

Beck Warm stopped 36-of-42 shots in a losing cause.

Broncos 4, Oil Kings 3 (OT)

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Connor Horning scored at 4:02 of the extra period, and Isaac Poulter made 30 saves as the Broncos (2-2-0) dealt Edmonton (2-1-2) its third loss in a row.

Blazers 8 Thunderbirds 1

KAMLOOPS, B.C. — Orrin Centazzo and Kyrell Sopotyk had a pair of goals apiece as the Blazers (3-3-0) toppled Seattle (1-2-0) for their third straight victory.

Blades 3 Hurricanes 2

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Koen MacInnes made 36 saves, while Jayden Wiens and Scott Walford scored 14 seconds apart in the third to erase a 2-1 deficit and lift Saskatoon (2-3-0) over the Hurricanes (2-2-1).

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 2, 2019.

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