PORTLAND, Ore. – Robbie Fromm-Delorme’s goal 1:35 into the third period proved to be the difference as the Portland Winterhawks held on to beat the Kamloops Blazers 4-3 on Sunday in Western Hockey League action.
Jake Gricius scored once for the Winterhawks (2-0-0) and assisted on goals from Jaydon Dureau and Johnny Ludvig to make it a 3-3 game through 40 minutes.
Logan Stankoven, Montana Onyebuchi and Kobe Mohr found the back of the net for the Blazers (0-3-0), who are on a three-game slide to start the season.
Joel Hofer made 30 saves for the win as Rayce Ramsay kicked out 28-of-32 shots in a losing cause.
OIL KINGS 4 REBELS 1
RED DEER, Alta. — Riley Sawchuk struck twice and Todd Scott made 20 saves as Edmonton beat the Rebels to complete a home-and-home sweep.
Jesse Seppala and Liam Keeler also scored while Conner McDonald tacked on two assists for the Oil Kings (2-0-0).
Chris Douglas supplied the offence for Red Deer (0-2-0). Ethan Anders stopped 28-of-31 shots in defeat.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 22, 2019.
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