The Regina Pats lost 5-4 to the Moose Jaw Warriors in overtime Friday night.
The Pats, at one point, were down 3-1 in the third period to the Warriors, before battling back to tie it at 4 before the start of overtime.
The Pats also saw the return of Star forward Sam Steel and blue-liner Josh Mahura in the game. Both players had 3-point nights.
Meanwhile, it was Captain Brett Howden scoring the game winner on a breakaway in overtime for the Warriors.
Moose Jaw improves to 3-0 on the young season, while the Pats drop to 1-2-1.
The Pats return to action on Sunday afternoon, as they face the Red Deer Rebels.