The Henderson Silver Knights defeat the Tucson Roadrunners, 4-3, with a third period push Saturday night at Orleans Arena.
HOW IT WENT DOWN
Late in the opening period Paul Cotter crashed the net for a rebound goal to take the 1-0 first period lead. 6:15 into the second frame Lucas Elvenes found an open Gage Quinney in the low slot to extend the lead 2-0. Tucson answered with back-to-back goals to knot the game at 2-2. Halfway through the final frame Henderson gained the lead 3-2 off of a Jonas Rondbjerg breakaway goal. A late strike from Jake Leschyshyn put the game away 4-3.
The Silver Knights will wrap up their three-game series with the Roadrunners tomorrow at 5 p.m. PT at Orleans Arena. Fans can watch the game on The CW Las Vegas, AHLTV and listen on 1230 The Game.