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Andrew Cristall is one of three Kelowna Rockets going for gold at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup (Photo - @HockeyCanada/Twitter)

Kelowna Rockets trio going for gold with Team Canada

The puck drops on the gold medal game at 3 p.m.

 

(Photo - @Kelowna_Rockets/Twitter)

One month away: Kelowna Rockets announce training camp schedule

For the first time since 2019, the team’s rookie camp is back in action

 

(Photo - Erika Perreaux/Hockey Canada Images; @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)

Kelowna Rockets players off to semifinals with Team Canada

Cristall and Price have combined for nine points in three games at the Hlinka Gretzky Cup

 

(Photo - @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)

Foe, yet friend: countryman sporting special sticks to honour ill Kelowna Rocket

Pavel Novak was diagnosed with oncological disease in June

(Photo - @kelowna_rockets/Twitter)
(Photo - West Kelowna Warriors)

West Kelowna Warriors react to death of former ‘silent leader’

Parm Dhaliwal, who played three seasons for West Kelowna, was found dead in a New York City hotel

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Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter)

Former West Kelowna Warrior found dead in New York hotel room

Parm Dhaliwal spent three seasons with BCHL team

Parm Dhaliwal skating with the West Kelowna Warriors. (BCHL/Twitter)
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Okanagan skaters heading to Team Canada selection camp

Iginla, Disher looking for don the red and white again

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(Photo - Steve Dunsmoor/@Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)

Szturc of Kelowna Rockets to represent Czechia at world juniors

He is the first Rocket to be named to a team in the tournament

(Photo - Steve Dunsmoor/@Kelowna_Rockets Twitter)
(Photo - @reganrant/Twitter)

Bartel behind the mic for 23rd season with Kelowna Rockets

Bartel is moving to the team’s new home, 104.7 The Lizard

(Photo - @reganrant/Twitter)
Hockey Canada COO Scott Smith speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on December 1, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Hockey Canada has paid $7.6M in sex abuse settlements since 1989

President says he’ll step down if Hockey Canada governance asks him to

Hockey Canada COO Scott Smith speaks during a news conference in Vancouver on December 1, 2016. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Kelowna Rockets forward Andrew Cristall. (Photo - Hockey Canada)

Watch Kelowna Rockets rep Team Canada next week

The Hlinka Gretzky Cup runs from July 31 to August 6

Kelowna Rockets forward Andrew Cristall. (Photo - Hockey Canada)
Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Canada’s top women hockey players say there’s much to do to clean up toxic behaviour

Hockey Canada undergoing parliamentary hearings for handling of sexual assault complaints

Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
Former Vancouver Canucks NHL hockey player Jake Virtanen returns to B.C. Supreme Court after a lunch break in his sexual assault trial, in Vancouver, on Friday, July 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Jury starts deliberating in sexual assault trial of former Vancouver Canuck Virtanen

Virtanen accused of sexually assaulting a woman in his hotel room in 2017

Former Vancouver Canucks NHL hockey player Jake Virtanen returns to B.C. Supreme Court after a lunch break in his sexual assault trial, in Vancouver, on Friday, July 22, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Hockey Canada releases plan to combat ‘toxic’ culture ahead of parliamentary hearings

Organization commits to centralized tracking and reporting system for abuse complaints

Hockey Canada logo is seen at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. TSN has extended its media rights agreement with Hockey Canada through the 2033-34 season.The sports network announced Tuesday that the agreement fives TSN and French-language broadcaster RDS exclusive rights to Hockey Canada events, including the world junior championship. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
(Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)

Ex-Canuck Corey Hirsch stacks the pads for mental health in Kelowna and beyond

Hirsch is a mental health advocate looking to end the stigma

(Photo - Jordy Cunningham/Kelowna Capital News)
Henry Joseph played in the first official hockey game in 1875 in Montreal. He and Sir Edward Clouston were both active in the sport. Clouston went on to become a trustee for the Allan Cup (amateur hockey). Joseph was a central figure in developing many early sports. (Photo courtesy of the Summerland Museum)

First hockey game was played in Summerland

First game was played in 1875 in Montreal

  • Jul 21, 2022
Henry Joseph played in the first official hockey game in 1875 in Montreal. He and Sir Edward Clouston were both active in the sport. Clouston went on to become a trustee for the Allan Cup (amateur hockey). Joseph was a central figure in developing many early sports. (Photo courtesy of the Summerland Museum)
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference on Bowen Island, B.C., on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. The prime minister says it’s “hard for anyone” to have faith in Hockey Canada’s leadership as revelations emerge about how the federation maintains a fund meant to partially handle sexual abuse claims.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau rips Hockey Canada leadership over sex assault fund

Hockey Canada’s CEO has testified no government money was used in settlement of alleged assault

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau speaks during a news conference on Bowen Island, B.C., on Tuesday, July 19, 2022. The prime minister says it’s “hard for anyone” to have faith in Hockey Canada’s leadership as revelations emerge about how the federation maintains a fund meant to partially handle sexual abuse claims.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
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Hockey players from all over the Okanagan taking part in Team B.C. camp

The camps are being held at the South Okanagan Events Centre

(Photo - BCHockey_Source/Instagram)
Former Vancouver Canucks player and coach Pat Quinn and his display box at the B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame now features a photo of him and NHL legend Gordie Howe. (Logan Lockhart — Western News)

Leafs broadcaster guest speaker at Hockey Hall of Fame ceremony in Penticton

Induction ceremony will be held at South Okanagan Events Centre July 22

Former Vancouver Canucks player and coach Pat Quinn and his display box at the B.C. Hockey Hall of Fame now features a photo of him and NHL legend Gordie Howe. (Logan Lockhart — Western News)
Hockey Canada says it is reopening a third-party investigation into an alleged sexual assault involving members of the country’s 2018 world junior teamHockey Canada logo is shown at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Hockey Canada reopening investigation into alleged 2018 sexual assault

Hockey Canada said participation in the investigation by the players in question is mandatory

Hockey Canada says it is reopening a third-party investigation into an alleged sexual assault involving members of the country’s 2018 world junior teamHockey Canada logo is shown at an event in Toronto on Wednesday Nov. 1, 2017. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn