Feb 27th the tigers lost 6-4 to the kootenay Ice.
The tigers had built up a 3-1 lead. Had a 2 man advantage one for 2 minute, and the other a 7 minute powerplay. However it was kootenay who scored, when Steve Dasilva potted a shorthanded goal. Kootenay picked up momemtum from this and scored 4 straight goals to take the lead, and held on to win the game.
Dasilva ended up with a 4 goal, 5 point night and it vaulted them up 2 pts ahead in the standings.
Saskatoon vs Medicine Hat
Now this game was on shaw cable, but i didn't get a chance to watch it. In short the tigers scored 3 unanswered goals to tie the game late in the third period, only to have saskatoon score with 3 seconds left on the clock. What a bummer
With the 2 game slid we still currently sit 5th in the division. Home ice is still in reach, but we now have everyone breathing down on the tigers necks. Here's a look at our closest opponents remaining games. They all close the season with a head to head matchup with a close rival.
Calgary x2 (Close the season)
Red Deer x2
Moose Jaw Games
Swift x3 (CLose the Season)
Moose Jaw x1
Regina x2 (close the season)
Red Deer x1
Lethbridge x2(Close the season )
Go Tigers Go!