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Brown makes 31 saves as Kelowna Rockets shade Chilliwack Bruins 2-1

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KELOWNA, B.C. - Adam Brown was all but perfect in goal for Kelowna, stopping 31 of 32 shots, as the Rockets snapped a five-game losing streak with a 2-1 victory over the Chilliwack Bruins in Western Hockey League action on Saturday night.

Brett Bulmer and Codey Ito scored for injury-ravaged Kelowna (19-20-2), which led 2-0 and 2-1 at the period breaks despite missing nine regulars, including seven to injuries.

The game, the Rockets' first of 2010, followed a 4-3 overtime loss to Chilliwack on New Year's Eve.

Alexander Wiklund replied for Chilliwack (18-18-6), which suffered its first regulation-time loss in seven games.

Lucas Gore made 16 saves for the Bruins, while Brown's 31-save effort earned him his 18th victory of the season.

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