Pats scratches - McAmmond, Krushen, Mortlock, Elmer and Steel.
Broncos scratches - Harris, Ferletak, Warkentine, Sissons and J. Gordon.
In the first period the Pats got off to a decent road start but for the third game of the series the Broncos opened the scoring. Colby Cave took a cross ice pass in the right circle and scored his 1st of the series from Carter Rigby and Max Lajoie at 3:48 and it was 1-0. The Broncos got the games first powerplay as well but the Pats killed it off and then tied it up late in the frame. Braden Christoffer with a vintage individual effort up the left wing, beat Griffin Foulk and cut in front and scored his 2nd of the playoffs with an assist to Chase Harrison and it was 1-1 at 18:55. Harrison with three assists in two games and a period in the series to that point. That was how a very physical and exciting period ended.
In the second the Pats went to their second PK halfway through the period but on it scored a short handed goal Adam Brooks finished his own rebound for his 2nd at 10:01 with assists to Colby Williams and Sergey Zborovskiy and it was 2-1 Regina. On that same powerplay however the Broncos tied it up as Max Lajoie scored his 1st of the series from Carter Rigby and Jordan Thomson at 11:11 and it was 2-2. Then at 13:43 the Broncos went up 3-2 after a turnover and Code Gordon scored from the slot for his 1st from Carter Rigby. The Pats tied it up at 19:42 as Patrick D'Amico cut into the slot and finished into the top corner for his second unassisted and it was 3-3 after 2. The Pats outshot Swift 15-7 in the period and led overall 28-16.
In the third the Broncos scored 25 seconds in as Colby Cave threw a puck in front it bounced through Wapple to give Swift the 4-3 lead. Coda Gordon and Max Lajoie the assists at 0:25. The Pats pressed after that and got the game tied again at 6:46. Colby Williams with his 1st of the playoffs from Adam Berg and Luc Smith and it was 4-4. The Broncos got a third powerplay in the game but the Pats killed it off. Then late in the period Jake DeBrusk took a stretch pass and James Hilsendager threw a check and hit him up high and DeBrusk left the game. The series went to OT for the first time tied 4-4. The Pats outshot the Broncos 15-9 in the frame and 43-25 overall.
In OT Austin Wagner scored the game winner 4:25 in with assists to Adam Brooks and Braden Christoffer and the Pats went up 3-0 in the series. The Pats outshot Swift 5-3 in OT and 48-28 overall.
The Pats did not have a powerplay in the game and the penalty kill was 2 for 3 with a short handed.
The third star went to the Broncos Colby Cave who scored twice in the loss. The second star to the Pats Colby Williams who had a goal and an assist and the first star to the Broncos Carter Ribgy who had three assists in the loss.
Game 3 goes Wednesday night in Swift Current at 7 o'clock on 620 CKRM.
Broncos Goal at 3:48. Colby Cave (1) from Carter Rigby and Max Lajoie.
Pats Goal at 18:55. Braden Christoffer (2) from Chase Harrison.
Pats SH Goal at 10:01. Adam Brooks (2) from Colby Williams and Sergey Zborovskiy.
Broncos PP Goal at 11:11. Max Lajoie (1) from Carter Rigby and Jordan Thomson.
Broncos Goal at 13:43. Coda Gordon (1) from Carter Rigby.
Pats Goal at 19:42. Patrick D'Amico (2) unassisted.
Broncos Goal at 0:25. Colby Cave (2) from Coda Gordon and Max Lajoie.
Pats Goal at 6:46. Colby Williams (1) from Adam Berg and Luc Smith.
Pats Goal at 4:25. Austin Wagner (1) from Adam Brooks and Braden Christoffer.
Here are the radio highlights and post game interview with Goaltending Coach Rob Muntain.
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