After going the extra mile to beat the Canmore Eagles 3:2 in OT last night, the Canucks are back at Max Bell tonight hosting the Banoyville Pontiacs. For more information about last night's game, please refer to the game write-up below:
The Calgary Canucks walked away with an exciting 3-2 overtime win.
The Canucks started off the game strong with an early goal from #9 Ben Assad with an assist from #11 Mitchell Scott in the first period. The Canmore Eagles responded quickly with #17 Braden Saretsky also scoring on the power play in the first.
Going into the second both teams were looking to add to the scoreboard. The Canmore Eagles #12 Lane Olson was able to add to put the Eagles ahead by one, with a goal mid way through the second.
The third started off strong for both teams. The Canucks #27 Brayden Brown scored late in the third period, tying up the game 2-2 which led into overtime at Max Bell.
3:27 into the over time, Canucks #9 Ben Assad scored the winning goal with the help of #3 Hunter Routheau.
Stars of the game from the Canucks included first star Ben Assad and second star Lane Olsen
The Calgary Canucks will play again at home Saturday, Dec. 12, against the Pontiacs.