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Franko scores winner as the Rockets beat the Giants 4-3

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KELOWNA, B.C. - Zach Franko scored the winner in a shootout as the Kelowna Rockets edged the visiting Vancouver Giants 4-3 on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.

Mitchell Chapman, Cody Chikie and Tanner Moar each scored for the Rockets (20-23-5), who won for the first time in three outings.

Tyler Vanscourt, Cain Franson and Alex Kuvaev had a goal apiece for the Giants (27-17-3) while Marek Tyrdon earned an assist on all three.

Adam Brown made 29 saves for the win as Jackson Whistle stopped 38 shots in defeat.

Kelowna went 1 for 4 on the power play while Vancouver scored twice on four opportunities of their own.

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