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Sunday's WHL Roundup

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During the Vancouver Olympics, even home games for the Giants are played on road.

That didn't matter to Tomas Vincour on Sunday night Vincour scored twice as Vancouver hammered the Chilliwack Bruins 6-1 in Western Hockey League play. James Henry also scored and added two assists for the Giants (35-20-4), while James Wright, Brett Breitkreuz, Craig Cunningham and Brendan Gallagher had the other goals.

Kevin Sundher replied for the Bruins (25-28-6).

Elsewhere in the WHL it was: Calgary 6 Lethbridge 2; Kootnenay 6 Saskatoon 3; Brandon 5 Medicine Hat 1; and Tri-City 3 Kamloops 1.

At Langley, B.C., Giants goaltender Mark Segal stopped 23 shots in the win for Vancouver, which is on a prolonged road trip during the Olympics.

Braden Gamble made 26 saves in defeat for Chilliwack.

Vancouver swept a home-and-home series with the Bruins after winning in Chilliwack 4-2 on Saturday.

Vincour opened the scoring 1:40 into the game, take a feed off a nice rush by J.T. Barnett and Wright.

The native of the Czech Republic scored his second at 4:52 on a rocket of a shot that was too much for Gamble, giving the trade-deadline acquisition 25 goals on the season.

On a second-period power play Vancouver made it 3-0. Henry found Wright sneaking in from the point position and he got it past Gamble for his third of the season.

Henry's playmaking was at its best Sunday, finding Breitkreuz in front of the net. Though Gamble made the first couple saves, Breitkreuz was able to jam the puck into the net for his 14th of the year at 13:17.

Cunningham notched his 35th of the year in the third, a power-play goal from the face-off circle that made it 5-0. It was Cunningham's eighth point in seven games and 83rd point overall.

Chilliwack finally ended Segal's shutout bid on a 5-on-3 power play. Dylen McKinlay flipped a pass over to Sundher who scored his 23rd of the year at 8:18.

Vancouver restored the five-goal advantage when Gallagher redirected Nolan Toigo's point shot at 12:17.

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Hitmen 6 Hurricanes 2

At Lethbridge, Alta., Zak Stebner scored back-to-back goals as Calgary dropped the Hurricanes.

Brandon Kozun had a goal and two assists for Calgary (40-16-2), while Jimmy Bubnick, Giffen Nyren and Tyler Fiddler also scored.

Mitch Maxwell and Dustin Donaghy replied for Lethbridge (17-36-6).

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Ice 6 Blades 3

At Cranbrook, B.C., Kevin King and Jesse Ismond had two goals each as Kootenay doubled Saskatoon.

A short-handed goal by Saskatoon's Gaelen Patterson just over two minutes into the second period tied the game 1-1, but Ismond replied for Kootenay (37-17-5) less than a minute later to kick off a four-goal run for the Ice.

Ismond added another at 7:12 for his 19th of the season, King scored his second and Matt Fraser added one more on the power play with 49 seconds left in the period to give Kootenay a 5-1 lead.

The Blades (39-13-6) made things interesting in the third with goals by Brent Benson and Jeremy Boyer before Ice centre Steele Boomer's breakaway goal made it 6-3.

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Wheat Kings 5 Medicine Hat 1

At Medicine Hat, Alta., Colby Robak scored twice as Brandon won its third in a row, dumping the Tigers.

Matt Calvert, Aaron Lewadniuk and Brayden Schenn also scored for the Wheat Kings (40-16-4).

Linden Vey had the lone goal for Medicine Hat (33-21-8).

Andrew Hayes turned away 20 shots in goal for the Wheat Kings, while the Tigers' Tyler Bunz made 29 saves.

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Americans 3 Blazers 1

At Kennewick, Wash., Drew Owsley finished with 28 saves for his league-leading 32nd win as the Americans beat Kamloops.

Tyler Schmidt, Mason Wilgosh and Brooks Macek scored for Tri-City (40-15-3), which stretched its lead in the U.S. Division to six points over Portland.

The Americans, who are 17-2 against the B.C. Division after sweeping Kamloops, Kelowna, Prince George and Vancouver, trail Saskatoon and Brandon by one point in the race for the WHL's best record.

Linden Saip had the lone goal for Kamloops (27-28-6,), while Jon Groenheyde finished with 33 saves.

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