For the second straight contest, the Okanagan Rockets blew a 3rd period lead, only this time it cost them both points against the Greater Vancouver Canadians on a grey morning at the Richmond Oval.
GVC scored 4 goals in the 3rd period to erase a 3-2 Rockets win en route to a 6-4 win.
Levi Johnson, Nolan Kneen, Brandon Whistle, and Ben Dietrich-Scammell scored for the Rockets in their 9th loss of the season.
The Rockets are now winless in 4 straight (0-2-2), and have fallen to 4th place in the standing, now just 3 points on the Valley West Hawks who the Rockets will now face next weekend in Langley. The Rockets find themselves
Cole Demers was lifted after the 6th GVC goal and made 25 saves in 56 minutes of work to take the loss, his 5th of the year.
The Rockets power play snapped a dreadful stretch that saw them go 0 for 28 before Ben Dietrich-Scammell beat Rockets draft pick Matteo Paler-Chow with just 1:16 left in the final frame. Prior to that the Rockets were 0 for 8 in the game.