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Plays in Western Hockey League Team colours Teal + Copper + Red + White + Black Town Kelowna, BC, CAN Founded 1995

2014-2015 Skater Stats
# N Player GP G A TP PIM +/-   GP G A TP PIM +/-
WHL
1. Nick Merkley (RW/C)   72 20 70 90 79 29 | 19 5 22 27 18 12
2. Rourke Chartier (C)   Ottawa Senators 58 48 34 82 18 33 | 16 13 7 20 2 13
3. Tyson Baillie (C/RW)   68 37 39 76 68 16 | 19 10 14 24 24 14
4. Madison Bowey (D)   Montréal Canadiens 58 17 43 60 66 38 | 19 7 12 19 24 16
5. Leon Draisaitl (C/W)   Edmonton Oilers 32 19 34 53 25 14 | 19 10 18 28 12 17
6. Justin Kirkland (C/W)   Anaheim Ducks 50 21 30 51 25 31 | 9 3 2 5 0 7
7. Tyrell Goulbourne (LW/RW)   62 22 23 45 76 20 | 12 1 1 2 23 -4
8. Riley Stadel (D)   71 10 33 43 77 36 | 18 3 4 7 6 5
9. Cole Linaker (C)   72 14 25 39 22 23 | 19 4 4 8 4 -3
10. Cole Martin (D)   70 7 32 39 68 44 | 19 1 6 7 8 11
                             
11. Gage Quinney (C/LW)   38 10 21 31 4 11 | 15 6 7 13 8 7
12. Dillon Dubé (C/LW)   Calgary Flames 45 17 10 27 12 17 | 18 5 6 11 8 6
13. Jesse Lees (D)   29 6 16 22 26 13 |
14. Tomas Soustal (C/RW)   65 8 10 18 49 4 | 19 4 2 6 8 1
15. Rodney Southam (RW/C)   53 7 11 18 75 14 | 19 2 4 6 6 4
16. Josh Morrissey (D)   Winnipeg Jets 20 6 11 17 34 10 | 13 2 12 14 24 10
17. Kris Schmidli (C/RW)   33 5 12 17 10 8 |
18. Austin Glover (C/RW)   19 6 10 16 2 17 |
19. Joseph Gatenby (D)   65 2 13 15 49 26 | 19 0 1 1 6 12
20. Chance Braid (LW)   30 5 6 11 36 0 | 18 4 3 7 17 5
                             
21. Devante Stephens (D)   64 4 7 11 33 17 | 17 0 4 4 8 4
22. Colton Heffley (D)   27 3 7 10 39 5 |
23. Carter Rigby (LW)   7 5 4 9 12 3 |
24. Tate Coughlin (RW)   53 2 6 8 14 -4 |
25. Lucas Johansen (D)   Washington Capitals 65 1 7 8 16 20 | 19 1 4 5 6 6
26. Dalton Yorke (D)   26 0 2 2 34 2 |
27. Mitch Wheaton (D)   4 0 1 1 6 1 | 9 0 1 1 0 -3
28. Kole Lind (RW)   Seattle Kraken 6 0 1 1 4 0 | 7 0 3 3 4 1
29. Tanner Wishnowski (LW)   1 0 0 0 0 0 |
30. Braydyn Chizen (D)   2 0 0 0 0 0 |
                             
31. Jordan Borstmayer (RW)   3 0 0 0 0 -1 |
32. Alexander Uryga (F)   5 0 0 0 0 1 |
M-Cup
1. Leon Draisaitl (C/W)   Edmonton Oilers 5 4 3 7 12 -1 |
2. Tyson Baillie (C/RW)   5 1 5 6 0 0 |
3. Madison Bowey (D)   Montréal Canadiens 5 1 5 6 10 1 |
4. Gage Quinney (C/LW)   5 4 1 5 0 1 |
5. Nick Merkley (RW/C)   5 3 2 5 14 1 |
6. Justin Kirkland (C/W)   Anaheim Ducks 5 2 3 5 0 1 |
7. Cole Linaker (C)   5 1 4 5 0 1 |
8. Josh Morrissey (D)   Winnipeg Jets 5 1 4 5 10 3 |
                             
9. Rourke Chartier (C)   Ottawa Senators 5 2 2 4 0 3 |
10. Cole Martin (D)   5 0 3 3 4 2 |
11. Tomas Soustal (C/RW)   5 1 1 2 2 0 |
12. Chance Braid (LW)   5 1 1 2 7 -1 |
13. Rodney Southam (RW/C)   5 0 2 2 19 0 |
14. Joseph Gatenby (D)   5 0 1 1 6 1 |
15. Dillon Dubé (C/LW)   Calgary Flames 5 0 1 1 12 0 |
16. Mitch Wheaton (D)   2 0 0 0 0 0 |
17. Lucas Johansen (D)   Washington Capitals 3 0 0 0 0 1 |
18. Devante Stephens (D)   5 0 0 0 0 2 |
                             
19. Riley Stadel (D)   5 0 0 0 7 0 |
2014-2015 Goaltending Stats
# N Player GP GAA SV% w l t so toi svs   GP GAA SV%
  WHL                          
1. Sam Bobyn   1 0.00 1.000 0 0 0 0 12 2 |
2. Jake Morrissey   11 1.98 .932 8 1 1 1 577 261 |
3. Michael Herringer   14 2.33 .913 11 2 0 2 797 327 | 4 1.96 .934
4. Jackson Whistle   50 2.55 .909 34 10 5 4 2962 1264 | 19 2.52 .916
  M-Cup                          
1. Jackson Whistle   5 2.60 .906 2 2 1 0 300 125 |
2. Michael Herringer   0 - - - - - - - - |
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Latest Transactions
DATE STATUS PLAYER TEAM SOURCE
11/29/2022
11/29/2022 Confirmed Leaving Nicholas Cristiano (G) Leaving for Victoria Royals
11/28/2022
11/28/2022 Confirmed Leaving Rilen Kovacevic (F) Leaving for Edmonton Oil Kings
11/28/2022 Confirmed Joining Carson Golder (D) Joining from Edmonton Oil Kings
10/26/2022
10/26/2022 Confirmed Leaving Nicholas Cristiano (G) Leaving for West Kelowna Warriors
10/18/2022
10/18/2022 Up/Down Joining Talyn Boyko (G) Joining from New York Rangers
10/17/2022
10/17/2022 Confirmed Leaving Scott Cousins (F) Leaving for Prince George Spruce Kings
10/11/2022
10/11/2022 Confirmed Leaving Talyn Boyko (G) Leaving for New York Rangers
10/07/2022
10/07/2022 Up/Down Joining Colton Dach (F) Joining from Chicago Blackhawks
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Team History and Standings
Season League GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
Tacoma Rockets
1993-1994 WHL 72 33 5 34 - - 303 301 71 0.99 8 Conference SF loss
1994-1995 WHL 72 43 2 27 - - 294 246 88 1.22 5 Conference QF loss
Kelowna Rockets
1995-1996 WHL 72 35 4 33 - - 338 309 74 1.03 8 Conference QF loss
1996-1997 WHL 72 35 2 35 - - 298 314 72 1.00 11 Conference QF loss
1997-1998 WHL 72 33 4 35 - - 313 290 70 0.97 10 Conference QF loss
1998-1999 WHL 72 25 5 42 - - 241 282 55 0.76 14 Conference QF loss
1999-2000 WHL 72 25 4 40 - 3 193 228 57 0.79 15 Conference QF loss
2000-2001 WHL 72 37 7 23 - 5 259 240 86 1.19 4 Conference QF loss
2001-2002 WHL 72 31 10 26 - 5 257 232 77 1.07 10 Conference Final loss
2002-2003 WHL 72 51 6 14 - 1 311 164 109 1.51 1 Champion
2003-2004 WHL 72 47 4 21 - 0 185 125 98 1.36 1 Conference Final loss
2004-2005 WHL 72 45 12 13 - 2 215 139 104 1.44 2 Champion
2005-2006 WHL 72 46 - 22 - 4 243 188 96 1.33 5 Conference SF loss
2006-2007 WHL 72 22 - 41 - 9 156 245 53 0.74 20 Did not make playoffs
2007-2008 WHL 72 38 - 26 - 8 248 215 84 1.17 13 Conference QF loss
2008-2009 WHL 72 47 - 21 - 4 267 178 98 1.36 6 Champion
2009-2010 WHL 72 35 - 31 - 6 224 225 76 1.06 14 Conference SF loss
2010-2011 WHL 72 43 1 28 - 0 240 201 87 1.21 1 Conference SF loss
2011-2012 WHL 72 31 - 31 - 10 217 242 72 1.00 3 Conference QF loss
2012-2013 WHL 72 52 - 16 - 4 309 178 108 1.50 1 Conference SF loss
2013-2014 WHL 72 57 - 11 - 4 310 182 118 1.64 1 Conference Final loss
2014-2015 WHL 72 53 - 13 - 6 305 183 112 1.56 1 Champion
2015-2016 WHL 72 48 - 20 - 4 269 218 100 1.39 2 Conference Final loss
2016-2017 WHL 72 45 - 22 - 5 283 206 95 1.32 2 Conference Final loss
2017-2018 WHL 72 43 - 22 - 7 280 249 93 1.29 1 First round loss
2018-2019 WHL 68 28 - 32 - 8 169 209 64 0.94 4 Did not make playoffs
2019-2020 WHL 63 29 - 28 - 6 181 208 64 1.02 4 Playoffs Cancelled
2020-2021 WHL 16 10 - 5 - 1 58 53 21 1.31 2 No playoffs held
2021-2022 WHL 68 42 - 20 - 6 250 207 90 1.32 2 First round loss
2022-2023 WHL 24 10 - 12 - 2 87 89 22 0.92 4 -
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Tournament Statistics
Season Tournament GP W T L OTW OTL GF GA TP P/GP Rank Postseason
2002-2003 M-Cup 3 1 - 2 - - 6 10 2 0.67 3 Semifinal loss
2003-2004 M-Cup 3 3 - 0 - - 7 2 6 2.00 1 Champion
2004-2005 M-Cup 3 0 - 3 - - 7 11 0 0.00 4 Did not make playoffs
2008-2009 M-Cup 3 2 - 1 - - 11 7 4 1.33 1 Final loss
2014-2015 M-Cup 3 1 - 2 - - 11 9 2 0.67 2 Final loss
Where are they now?
# Player Season Team League GP G A TP PIM
1. Leon Draisaitl (F) 2022-2023 Edmonton Oilers NHL 26 17 25 42 14
2. Dylan Hood (F) 2022-2023 ERV Schweinfurt Germany4 16 17 18 35 24
3. Ethan Ernst (F) 2022-2023 Tri-City Americans WHL 24 16 15 31 4
4. Trevor Wong (F) 2022-2023 Saskatoon Blades WHL 24 9 21 30 8
5. Jamie Benn (F) 2022-2023 Dallas Stars NHL 25 10 16 26 16
6. Josh Morrissey (D) 2022-2023 Winnipeg Jets NHL 23 5 21 26 19
7. Tomas Soustal (F) 2022-2023 HC Poruba 2011 Czechia2 24 11 12 23 50
8. Filip Vasko (F) 2022-2023 HC 19 Humenne Slovakia2 19 10 12 22 16
9. Nick Merkley (F) 2022-2023 Dinamo Minsk KHL 38 9 11 20 55
10. Jake Lee (D) 2022-2023 Univ. of British Columbia USports 18 11 7 18 38
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Franchise All-Time Points
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brett McLean (F) 308 166 209 375
2. John Varga (F) 254 154 179 333
3. Jason Deleurme (F) 341 141 172 313
4. Allan Egeland (F) 213 138 172 310
5. Tyson Baillie (F) 329 138 172 310
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Franchise All-Time Goals
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brett McLean (F) 308 166 209 375
2. John Varga (F) 254 154 179 333
3. Jason Deleurme (F) 341 141 172 313
4. Allan Egeland (F) 213 138 172 310
5. Tyson Baillie (F) 329 138 172 310
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Franchise All-Time Assists
# Player GP G A TP
1. Brett McLean (F) 308 166 209 375
2. Marty Flichel (F) 269 101 200 301
3. John Varga (F) 254 154 179 333
4. Tyson Barrie (D) 256 51 177 228
5. Nick Merkley (F) 245 85 174 259
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Franchise All-Time PIM
# Player GP G TP PIM
1. Scott Parker (F) 203 51 85 732
2. Trever Fraser (F) 202 56 149 731
3. David McMillen (F) 118 7 19 574
4. Gavin McLeod (D) 321 15 93 538
5. Dallas Thompson (D) 206 24 46 532
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Franchise All-Time Games played
# Player GP G A TP
1. Jason Deleurme (F) 341 141 172 313
2. Tyler Mosienko (F) 338 81 151 232
3. Tyson Baillie (F) 329 138 172 310
4. Brett Palin (D) 324 6 55 61
5. Cam Paddock (F) 323 107 98 205
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Franchise All-Time Points per Game
# Player GP G TP PPG
1. Robb Gordon (F) 58 51 114 1.97
2. Leon Draisaitl (F) 32 19 53 1.66
3. Michal Grosek (F) 30 25 45 1.50
4. Allan Egeland (F) 213 138 310 1.46
5. Scott King (F) 68 40 97 1.43
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Franchise All-Time Points per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Allan Egeland (F) 1993-1994 WHL 70 47 76 123 1.76 204
2. John Varga (F) 1993-1994 WHL 65 60 62 122 1.88 122
3. Robb Gordon (F) 1995-1996 WHL 58 51 63 114 1.97 84
4. Allan Egeland (F) 1992-1993 WHL 71 56 57 113 1.59 119
5. Marty Flichel (F) 1995-1996 WHL 69 28 79 107 1.55 107
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Franchise All-Time Goals per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. John Varga (F) 1993-1994 WHL 65 60 62 122 1.88 122
2. Allan Egeland (F) 1992-1993 WHL 71 56 57 113 1.59 119
3. Jesse Schultz (F) 2002-2003 WHL 72 53 51 104 1.44 47
4. Robb Gordon (F) 1995-1996 WHL 58 51 63 114 1.97 84
5. Jason Deleurme (F) 1997-1998 WHL 72 51 52 103 1.43 47
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Franchise All-Time Assists per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. Marty Flichel (F) 1995-1996 WHL 69 28 79 107 1.55 107
2. Allan Egeland (F) 1993-1994 WHL 70 47 76 123 1.76 204
3. Rory McDade (F) 2000-2001 WHL 72 28 70 98 1.36 50
4. Nick Merkley (F) 2014-2015 WHL 72 20 70 90 1.25 79
5. Colin Long (F) 2007-2008 WHL 72 31 69 100 1.39 41
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Franchise All-Time PIM per Season
# Player Season League GP G A TP PPG PIM
1. David McMillen (F) 1991-1992 WHL 72 4 9 13 0.18 399
2. Trever Fraser (F) 1991-1992 WHL 67 9 26 35 0.52 353
3. Scott Parker (F) 1996-1997 WHL 68 18 8 26 0.38 330
4. Dale Purinton (D) 1994-1995 WHL 65 0 8 8 0.12 291
5. Kevin Malgunas (F) 1991-1992 WHL 64 18 25 43 0.67 273
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Average Height, Weight, Age per Season
Season Roster Height Weight Age
2022-2023 6'1" 183 lbs 18.09
2021-2022 6'1" 183 lbs 18.96
2020-2021 6'1" 183 lbs 18.90
2019-2020 6'1" 189 lbs 19.18
2018-2019 6'1" 191 lbs 19.14
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Recent WHL Bantam Draft Selections
RND # Player Born Birtplace HT WT
2022
4 #81 Jaxon Kehrig (F) 08/12/2007 Tisdale, SK, CAN 6'0" 165 lbs
5 #103 Nathan Kam (G) 06/21/2007 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'1" 132 lbs
6 #122 Lachlan Staniforth (D) 05/04/2007 Abbotsford, BC, CAN 5'11" 157 lbs
6 #125 Jonah Pinel (F) 12/27/2007 Pilot Butte, SK, CAN 6'0" 190 lbs
7 #134 Rhett Serfas (D) 02/07/2007 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 6'4" 183 lbs
8 #169 Jaxen Smyth (F) 05/31/2007 Red Deer, AB, CAN 5'9" 148 lbs
9 #183 Jake DeMone (D) 07/09/2007 Lethbridge, AB, CAN 5'7" 130 lbs
9 #191 Logan Mehl (F) 09/14/2007 Regina, SK, CAN 5'11" 150 lbs
9 #196 Kyler Beechinor (D) 01/14/2007 Bentley, AB, CAN 5'10" 134 lbs
10 #205 Eric Han (F) 05/21/2007 Regina, SK, CAN 5'9" 148 lbs
10 #213 Jasper Fellbaum (RW) 05/17/2007 Courtenay, BC, CAN 5'11" 185 lbs
11 #227 Carson Croteau (D) 04/05/2007 Bonnyville, AB, CAN 6'0" 174 lbs
11 #235 No selection was made
12 #257 No selection was made
13 #279 No selection was made
14 #301 No selection was made
2021
3 #61 Gabriel Guilbault (D) 01/07/2006 Burnaby, BC, CAN 6'2" 163 lbs
6 #127 Logan Peskett (F) 09/14/2006 North Vancouver, BC, CAN 6'1" 181 lbs
7 #149 Cutter Knight (D) 02/07/2006 Swift Current, SK, CAN 6'1" 181 lbs
8 #171 Luke Mackenzie (F) 08/14/2006 Pipestone, MB, CAN 6'1" 176 lbs
9 #189 Brendan McFatridge (F) 01/09/2006 5'10" 165 lbs
9 #195 Jacob Labant (F) 04/05/2006 Sherwood Park, AB, CAN 6'5" 198 lbs
10 #218 Jacob Morris (G) 04/08/2006 Regina, SK, CAN 5'11" 209 lbs
11 #237 Rowan Guest (D) 01/31/2006 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'5" 179 lbs
12 #259 Ismail Abougouche (D) 01/30/2006 Lac La Biche, AB, CAN 6'2" 176 lbs
13 #281 Kayden Longley (F) 01/29/2006 Wainwright, AB, CAN 6'1" 170 lbs
2020
1 #8 Andrew Cristall (LW) 02/04/2005 Vancouver, BC, CAN 5'10" 165 lbs
2 #30 Caden Price (D) 08/24/2005 Saskatoon, SK, CAN 6'1" 181 lbs
3 #49 Marcus Pacheco (F) 04/06/2005 Edmonton, AB, CAN 5'11" 163 lbs
6 #115 Logan Dochuk (D) 01/31/2005 Edmonton, AB, CAN 6'2" 165 lbs
6 #118 Jackson Romeril (D) 01/18/2005 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 185 lbs
7 #140 Alexander Scheiwiller (G) 01/10/2005 Calgary, AB, CAN 6'1" 185 lbs
8 #161 Grady Lenton (F) 08/09/2005 Delta, BC, CAN 5'10" 185 lbs
9 #180 Ethan Neutens (F) 05/03/2005 Cochrane, AB, CAN 6'3" 179 lbs
9 #184 Ty Mason (F) 06/23/2005 Weyburn, SK, CAN 6'0" 161 lbs
11 #228 Will Munro (F) 04/26/2005 Swan River, MB, CAN 6'2" 190 lbs
12 #250 Wyatt Homeniuk (D) 03/09/2005 Regina, SK, CAN 6'1" 190 lbs
13 #272 No selection was made
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