Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Rockets part ways with imports

The Kelowna Rockets will make two selections in next months Canadian Hockey League import draft.
The Rockets have parted ways with 19 year-old Andreas Stene and 18 year-old Gal Koren.
Stene (pictured far right) scored just two goals in 55 regular season games despite captaining Norway at the World Junior Hockey Championships.
Stene participated in just four playoff games.
Koren saw limited ice time, playing in 33 regular season games where he scored just one goal.
Koren also played for Slovenia in Division 1 at the WJC.
Koren saw action is just three games in the post season.


Malcolm said...

I don't think he'll ever play with them, but is Teemu Pulkkinen still on the Rockets list?

Malcolm said...

According to the CHL - Import Draft 2011 page http://www.leaguestat.com/chl/memcup/en/draft.php?draft_id=107 the Rockets only have 1 pick as they traded their 2nd round pick to Edmonton Oil Kings.