NEWS
12/14/2016 20:26 EST | Updated 12/15/2017 00:12 EST

WHL Roundup: Deven Sideroff's two-goal night leads Blazers over Hurricanes

LETHBRIDGE, Alta. — Deven Sideroff forced overtime, then scored the winner with his second goal of the night as the Kamloops Blazers slipped past the Lethbridge Hurricanes 3-2 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League action.

Travis Walton put Kamloops on the board early in the third before Sideroff tied the game at 15:08. Sideroff also potted the winner 3:07 into the extra period for the Blazers (20-12-2), who are on a 6-0-1 streak.

Brett Davis and Egor Babenko gave Lethbridge (18-11-5) a 2-0 lead after 40 minutes. Despite the loss, the Hurricanes have earned at least one point in 13 straight games (11-0-2)

Dylan Ferguson made 25 saves for the win as Stuart Skinner stopped 26-of-29 shots in a losing cause.

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BRONCOS 5 ICE 2

CRANBROOK, B.C. — Cole Johnson had a goal and an assist and Travis Child made 21 saves as Swift Current beat Kootenay to snap a three-game skid.

Conner Chaulk, Ryan Graham, Aleksi Heponiemi and Tyler Steenbergen also scored for the Broncos (16-10-7).

Vince Loschiavo and Matt Alfaro responded for the Ice (6-20-8), who have dropped four in a row. Payton Lee stopped 38-of-43 shots in defeat.

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WARRIORS 4 RAIDERS 1

MOOSE JAW, Alta. — Jayden Halbgewachs scored once and set up two more as the Warriors toppled Prince Albert.

Noah Gregor, Tanner Jeannot and Josh Brook also scored for Moose Jaw (19-7-5), which got a 29-save outing from Zach Sawchenko.

Austin Glover spoiled Sawchenko's shutout bid at 17:37 of the third as Ian Scott turned away 42-of-46 shots for the Raiders (7-24-2).

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OIL KINGS 3 BLADES 2 (OT)

SASKATOON — David Koch's second goal of the game came in overtime as Edmonton came back to beat the Blades.

Anatolii Elizarov sparked the comeback for the Oil Kings (15-15-3) as Patrick Dea made 15 saves for the win. 

Josh Paterson and Chase Wouters built up a 2-0 lead for Saskatoon (13-18-3) midway through the first. Logan Flodell kicked out 43-of-46 shots in defeat. 

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WINTERHAWKS 4 ROYALS 3

VICTORIA — Cody Glass scored once and assisted on two others as Portland squeaked past the Royals.

Conor MacEachern, Skyler McKenzie and Ilijah Colina also scored for the Winterhawks (19-14-1). Michael Bullion made 32 saves for the victory.

Ryan Peckford, Matthew Phillips and Dante Hannoun found the back of the net for Victoria (17-15-3) while Griffen Outhouse stopped 23 shots in defeat.

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COUGARS 5 AMERICANS 3

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. — Brendan Guhle scored the go-ahead goal late in the second and Ty Edmonds made 22 saves as the Cougars downed Tri-City. 

Brad Morrison, Jared Bethune, Brogan O'Brien and Kody McDonald also scored as Prince George (24-8-2) won its third straight game.

Morgan Geekie, Michael Rasmussen and Jordan Topping supplied the goals for the Americans (19-13-3), who got a 32-save outing from Rylan Parenteau.

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