The Rockets’ Sean Comrie #3 and Roman Basran #30 fight in front of the net agains Edmonton Oil Kings’ forwards in a 1-0 shoot-out loss Tuesday night. (File Photo: Marissa Baecker/Kelowna Rockets Images)

The Rockets’ Sean Comrie #3 and Roman Basran #30 fight in front of the net agains Edmonton Oil Kings’ forwards in a 1-0 shoot-out loss Tuesday night. (File Photo: Marissa Baecker/Kelowna Rockets Images)

OT hero Woo leads Calgary Hitmen past rival Edmonton Oil Kings 3-2

EDMONTON — Jett Woo scored his fourth goal of the season just 2:30 into overtime to lift the Calgary Hitmen past the Edmonton Oil Kings 3-2 in Western Hockey League action on Saturday.

Riley Stotts and Mark Kastelic recorded the other goals for the Hitmen (15-8-4).

Ethan McIndoe and Josh Williams replied for the Oil Kings (19-6-7), who lost for the first time in five games.

Calgary’s Jack McNaughton made 19 saves to move one save ahead of Gerry Festa for 12th place on the club’s all-time regular season saves list with 1,497.

Edmonton’s Sebastian Cossa turned 34-of-37 shots in defeat.

The Oil Kings and the Hitmen both went 1 for 3 on the power play.

—-

SILVERTIPS 5 TIGERS 0

MEDICINE HAT, Alta. — Dustin Wolf posted a 41-save shutout, while Jake Christiansen scored twice to give Everett (20-6-1) its first win in Medicine Hat (20-8-1) since Nov. 22, 2013.

—-

RAIDERS 5 WARRIORS 1

MOOSE JAW, Sask. — Michael Horon had a pair of first-period goals and Carter Serhyenko turned aside 28-of-29 shots to lift Prince Albert (19-6-4) past Moose Jaw (9-16-1), which has now lost nine games in a row.

—-

WINTERHAWKS 3 COUGARS 0

PORTLAND, Ore. — Joel Hofer made 25 saves for his fifth shutout of the season as Portland (19-6-3) improved to a perfect 3-0-0 against Prince George (6-19-3) this season.

—-

PATS 3 REBELS 2

REGINA — Ty Kolle and Austin Pratt each recorded their 11th goal of the season, while Max Paddock turned aside 26-of-28 shots to help Regina (7-17-3) eke out a victory over Red Deer (10-16-3)

—-

CHIEFS 4 AMERICANS 3

SPOKANE, Wash. — Eli Zummack and Luke Toporowski scored the only two goals of the third period to help Spokane (15-9-3) overcome Tri-City (12-10-3) and Beck Warm’s 46-save performance.

—-

ROCKETS 4 BLADES 3 (SO)

SASKATOON, Sask. — Ethan Ernst scored the only goal in the shootout, while Nolan added a goal and an assist to lift Kelowna (16-8-3) past Saskatoon (14-13-3) for its seventh win in eight games.

—-

HURRICANES 5 BRONCOS 3

SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. —Dylan Cozens recorded a goal and two assists to help Lethbridge (18-9-5) snap a four-game losing streak with a win over Swift Current (6-19-3).

—-

ROYALS 3 THUNDERBIRDS 1

VICTORIA — Brandon Cutler scored a pair of goals in his 200th career game, while Shane Farkas won his seventh straight start to give Victoria (15-9-2) a victory against Seattle (9-15-3).

—-

ICE 5 BLAZERS 4 (OT)

WINNIPEG — Michal Teply buried his 13th of the season 1:12 into overtime to stun Kamloops (18-9-2) and extend Winnipeg’s (17-11-1) home-winning streak to seven games.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

A vial of the Medicago vaccine sits on a surface. CARe Clinic, located in Red Deer, has been selected to participate in the third phase of vaccine study. (Photo courtesy www.medicago.com)
Red Deer clinical research centre participating in plant-based COVID-19 vaccine trial

A Red Deer research centre has been selected to participate in the… Continue reading

Asymptomatic testing will now be available for "priority groups" who are most likely to spread the COVID-19 virus to vulnerable or at-risk populations. File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS
Red Deer jumps to 449 active COVID-19 cases on Sunday

1,516 new cases identified in Alberta

The QEII was closed Sunday morning due to a pole fire. (Photo courtesy City of Red Deer)
UPDATE: QEII near Red Deer reopens

The QEII has been reopened after being closed due to a pole… Continue reading

Innisfail RCMP are investigating a single-vehicle crash that happened west of Bowden on March 21, 2021. (File photo by Advocate staff)
Bashaw RCMP investigate fatal collision in central Alberta

Bashaw RCMP are investigating after a fatal collision Saturday afternoon. Police were… Continue reading

A damaged unicorn statue is shown in a field outside of Delia, Alta. in this undated handout photo. It's not often police can report that a unicorn has been found, but it was the truth Saturday when RCMP said a stolen, stainless-steel statue of the mythical beast had been located in a field not far from where he'd been taken. THE CANADIAN PRESS/HO, RCMP *MANDATORY CREDIT*
Mounties get their unicorn; stolen statue of mythical beast found in Alberta field

DELIA, Alta. — It’s not often police can report that a unicorn… Continue reading

Investigators from the Vancouver Police Department were in Chilliwack Saturday, collecting evidence connected to a double homicide. (file photo)
Police investigate shooting death of man outside downtown Vancouver restaurant

Vancouver police say one man was killed in what they believe was… Continue reading

Dr. E. Kwok administers a COVID-19 vaccine to a recipient at a vaccination clinic run by Vancouver Coastal Health, in Richmond, B.C., Saturday, April 10, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jonathan Hayward
B.C. to start registering people 18 years and older for COVID-19 vaccines

VICTORIA — The British Columbia government says it’s inviting people 18 years… Continue reading

San Jose's Tomas Hertl, center, celebrates with teammates Patrick Marleau, left, and Rudolfs Blacers, right, after Hertl scored a goal during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Minnesota Wild, Friday, April 16, 2021, in St. Paul, Minn. (AP Photo/Stacy Bengs)
Patrick Marleau set to break Gordie Howe’s games record

For Patrick Marleau, the best part about Monday night when he is… Continue reading

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during a press briefing at the White House, Tuesday, April 13, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)
Half of U.S. adults have received at least one COVID-19 shot

WASHINGTON — Half of all adults in the U.S. have received at… Continue reading

People are shown at a COVID-19 vaccination site in Montreal, Sunday, April 18, 2021, as the COVID-19 pandemic continues in Canada and around the world. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Federal government to send health-care workers to Ontario, Trudeau says

MONTREAL — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says federal departments and some Canadian… Continue reading

People cross a busy street in the shopping district of Flushing on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, in the Queens borough of New York. Access to the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States is growing by the day. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP-Kathy Willens
Despite COVID-19 vaccines, Americans in D.C. not feeling celebratory — or charitable

WASHINGTON — This might make Canadians jealous of their American cousins for… Continue reading

A man pays his respects at a roadside memorial in Portapique, N.S. on Thursday, April 23, 2021. RCMP say at least 22 people are dead after a man who at one point wore a police uniform and drove a mock-up cruiser, went on a murder rampage in Portapique and several other Nova Scotia communities. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Memorial service in Nova Scotia marks one year since mass shooting started

TRURO, N.S. — A memorial service is planned for today in central… Continue reading

In this April 23, 2016, photo, David Goethel sorts cod and haddock while fishing off the coast of New Hampshire. To Goethel, cod represents his identity, his ticket to middle class life, and his link to one the country's most historic industries, a fisherman who has caught New England's most recognized fish for more than 30 years. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)
‘It’s more than just a fish:’ Scientists worry cod will never come back in N.L.

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — The latest assessment of Atlantic cod stocks, whose… Continue reading

Most Read