The Regina Pats return to home ice Friday to take on the Kootenay Ice at the Brandt Centre.
The Pats carry a 4 game home winning streak into the contest and have won 7 of their last 9 in Regina.
The Pats are the hottest team in the Eastern Conference having won 7 of 10 and are hoping to continue their strong play and improve their playoff positioning with 16 games left on the year.
Regina is currently 7 points back of Moose Jaw for 3rd place in the East Division but do have two games in hand.
The Kootenay Ice meanwhile are looking to rebound from a 11-1 loss in Brandon on Wednesday night.
They are 1-1-0-0 against the Pats so far on the year.
The Pats’ Adam Brooks carries an 8 game point streak into tonight with 4 goals and 18 points over that stretch. He has 89 on the year and is 4 points back of the Moose Jaw Warriors Dryden Hunt for the WHL scoring lead.
Puck drop from the Brandt Centre tonight is at 7 o’clock with the pre-game at 6:35 on 620 CKRM.