It was tight right until the final goal.
Kyle Crnkovic scored the overtime winner as the Saskatoon Blades triumphed over the Regina Pats in the Bridge City, 2-1.
Despite being outshot 16-9, things were scoreless after 1.
In the second, the Pats put on the pressure, outshooting the Blades 14-11, but gave up the period’s only goal, as Max Gerlach potted his 23rd with just under 7 minutes remaining.
In the third, the Pats tied it, with Austin Pratt ripping home his team leading 15th t0 draw things at one a piece. It stayed that way until just over a minute into overtime, when Crknovic’s third of the year ended the game.
The Pats are back in action Saturday in Swift Current, puck drop is at 7, pregame begins here on 620 CKRM at 6:35.