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WHL: Chartier powers Rockets past Wheat Kings 5-3; Kelowna leads series 3-0

05/12/2015 01:13 EDT | Updated 05/11/2016 05:59 EDT
KELOWNA, B.C. - Rourke Chartier scored twice — including the eventual winner — as the Kelowna Rockets downed the Brandon Wheat Kings 5-3 on Monday in Game 3 of the Western Hockey League final.

Kelowna leads the best-of-seven series 3-0.

Leon Draisaitl, Gage Quinney and Dillon Dube also scored for the Rockets, while Jackson Whistle made 26 saves for the win.

Morgan Klimchuk, Nolan Patrick and Tim McGauley replied for Brandon. Jordan Papirny stopped 27 shots in net for the Wheat Kings.

Kelowna won despite going 0 for 5 on the power play. Brandon was 1 for 3 with the man advantage.