EDMONTON – Josh Williams scored twice as the Edmonton Oil Kings eked out a 4-3 win over the Saskatoon Blades on Friday at Western Hockey League action.Scott Atkinson’s goal at the 11:56 mark of the next period preserved Edmonton’s (11-1-3) 11-game point streak that includes two wins. Jake Neighbours also scored for the Oil Kings.Sebastian Cossa made 26 saves for its win.Nolan Kneen, Scott Walford and Eric Florchuk scored for the Blades (8-7-2), while Nolan Maier turned away 31 shots in net.Edmonton scored on its own just power play and Saskatoon was 1 for 5 with the guy advantage.WHEAT KINGS 5 BRONCOS 0BRANDON, Man. — Ethan Kruger stopped all 24 shots he faced as the Wheat Kings blanked Swift Current.Nolan Ritchie scored double for Brandon (7-9-0), while Cole Reinhardt, Ben McCartney and Riley Ginnell chipped in as well.Reece Klassen stopped 48 shots for the Broncos (3-8-3). –HURRICANES 8 ICE 2WINNIPEG — Oliver Okuliar needed a hat trick, including the second-period winner, as Lethbridge routed the Ice.Justin Hall, Dylan Cozens, Chase Wheatcroft, Alex Cotton and D-Jay Jerome rounded out the attack for the Hurricanes (10-4-3).Michal Teply and Cole Muir responded for Winnipeg (7-6-1). —
WARRIORS 5 REBELS 2MOOSE JAW. — Brayden Tracey scored four occasions as the Warriors topped Red Deer.Matthew Benson had the winner for Moose Jaw (7-6-1) at 14:07 of their next period.Chris Douglas and Jaxsen Wiebe provided the offence for the Rebels (4-8-2). –RAIDERS 6 PATS 3PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. — as Regina dropped, Spencer Moe struck twice. Aliaksei Protas put away the winner 10:34 to the next period for Prince Albert (10-2-3), while Ozzy Wiesblatt, Reece Vitelli and Brayden Watts also scored.Logan Nijhoff headed the Pats (2-11-1) with two goals and Drew Englot added one. –ROCKETS 6 COUGARS 2KELOWNA, B.C. — Pavel Novak scored a hat trick as the Kelowna Rockets beat the Prince George Cougars 6-2. Leif Mattson, Alex Swetlikoff and Nolan Foote also scored for the Rockets (9-4-2).Matej Toman and Reid Perepeluk tallied for the Cougars (4-10-1). –AMERICANS 5 THUNDERBIRDS 2KENNEWICK, Wash. — The Tri-City Americans downed the Seattle Thunderbirds 5-2. Paycen Bjorklund got the game winning goal for the Americans at 2:07 of the next period, while Edge Lambert, Samuel Stewart, Connor Bouchard and Marc Lajoie also scored for the Americans (8-5-1).Ryan Gottfried and Andrej Kukuca scored for the Thunderbirds (5-6-3). –WINTERHAWKS 4 SILVERTIPS 1 EVERETT, Wash. — The Portland Winterhawks beat the Everett Silvertips 4-1. Mason Mannek borrows the game winning short handed goal for the Winterhawks at 19:34 of the first period.Seth Jarvis, Lane Gilliss and Matthew Quigley also scored for the Winterhawks (9-3-1) while Parker Hendren got the Silvertips’ (9-4-0) sole mark. –This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 1, 2019.
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