BRANDON, Man. — Jiri Patera made 21 saves as the Brandon Wheat Kings beat the Prince George Cougars 4-0 on Wednesday in Western Hockey League play.
Chad Nychuk, Duncan Pierce, Connor Gutenberg and Marcus Sekundiak scored to help the Wheat Kings (22-17-3) extend their win streak to seven games.
Taylor Gauthier turned aside 37 shots for Prince George (11-24-7).
HITMEN 4 BRONCOS 3 (SO)
SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. — Carson Focht scored twice in regulation before Josh Prokop potted the shootout winner as Calgary (22-13-5) handed the Broncos (9-27-4) a fourth straight loss.
ROYALS 6 AMERICANS 1
VICTORIA — Tarun Fizer scored a hat trick and Adam Evanoff turned away 30 shots as the Royals (25-13-3) improved to 4-0-1 in its last five with a victory over Tri-City (14-21-5).
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 15, 2020.