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Maxwell, Henke score twice as Hurricanes win home opener 5-2 over Oil Kings

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LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - It was a fine homecoming for the Lethbridge Hurricanes.

Playing their first home game of the season after eight straight on the road, the Hurricanes potted four third-period goals en route to a 5-2 victory over the Edmonton Oil Kings in Western Hockey League action Friday night.

Mitch Maxwell and Brent Henke each scored twice for the Hurricanes (3-6-0). Carter Ashton added a goal.

Devin Balness and Thomas Vincour scored for Edmonton (4-2-2).

Hurricanes netminder Linden Rowat made 25 saves to improve his record to 2-1.

Oil Kings netminder Torrie Jung stopped 32 shots.

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