For the second time in as many games, the North Okanagan Knights were victimized by special teams in Kootenay International Junior Hockey League play.
The Knights surrendered a trio of powerplay goals in a 5-0 loss to the Summerland Steam Friday night at Nor-Val Sports Centre. They were also torched three times on the man advantage in their 5-3 Wednesday loss to the Osoyoos Coyotes.
North Okanagan, last in the 20-team KIJHL at 6-34-1-4, visit the Doug Birks Division-leading Kamloops Storm (27-12-0-2) today at McArthur Park Arena.
Kamloops was shut out 4-0 by the Chase Heat (21-15-2-6) Friday at Art Holding Memorial Arena. The Storm are 7-2-0-1 in their last 10.
Leading the Summerland attack Friday were Jack Mills and Coleton Fisher, each with a pair of goals. Adam Jones opened the scoring for the 26-15-0-3 Steam with a powerplay goal midway through period one.
Brett Huber recorded 19 saves for his 15th win and third shutout, which is second-most in the league. Mitch Profeit finished with 43 saves for the Knights.