The Regina Pats dropped a 2-0 decision on Wednesday night in Lethbridge to the Hurricanes. The two clubs skated to a 0-0 tie after 20 minutes but in the final five minutes of the second, Dylan Cozens would score his seventh of the season and it was 1-0 Lethbridge going to the third. Regina outshot Lethbridge 18-8 in the final frame but couldn’t beat Stuart Skinner. Ryan Vandervlis added some insurance with his second and the Hurricanes took the two points, 2-0 the final score. The Pats outshot Lethbridge 36-24, the powerplay was oh for one and the penalty kill one for one. Tyler Brown made 22 saves in the defeat. The Pats (8-6-1-0) are back in action on Saturday night in Red Deer against the Rebels at 7 p.m. on 620 CKRM.
Lethbridge – Dylan Cozens (7) from Zane Franklin and Jordy Bellerive – 16:34.
Lethbridge – Ryan Vandervlis (2) from Jordy Bellerive – 12:13.
Shots on Goal
Regina 8-10-18-(36) Lethbridge 6-11-7-(24)
Regina 0/1 Lethbridge 0/1
– The Pats were shutout for the first time this season and for only the second time going back to all of 2016-17.
– Emil Oksanen led the Pats with seven shots on goal in the defeat.
Pats are back in action on Saturday night in Red Deer against the Rebels at 7 p.m. on 620 CKRM. Next home game is Wednesday November 1st against the ICE. Tickets are available at reginapats.com, the Brandt Centre Box office and at all Regina Safeway locations, Safeway Funzone tickets are just $13 plus tax.