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BLOG: Draisaitl scores, Kelowna falls behind in series

by Chris Wescott / Edmonton Oilers

Oilers 2014 third-overall pick, Leon Draisaitl, scored a goal in Kelowna’s 7-3 loss to Portland in game three of the WHL Western Conference Final.

Draisaitl’s goal was his fifth of the playoffs and 17th point in 12 games so far. He finished game three -1 with two penalty minutes.

Kelowna outshot Portland 44-40, but the Winterhawks got the early jump on the Rockets. Portland scored the game’s opening three goals, and had a 5-1 lead at one point.

The Winterhawks lead the best-of-seven series, 2-1. Game four is in Portland on Wednesday night.

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