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Green's shootout winner leads Wheat Kings to 2-1 win over Rebels

Wednesday, 01.28.2009 / 1:05 AM / News

The Canadian Press

RED DEER, Alta. - Nathan Green's shootout goal was the winner as the Brandon Wheat Kings edged the Red Deer Rebels 2-1 in a Western Hockey League game Tuesday.

Matt Calvert scored a first-period goal for Brandon (32-14-3-1) and Landon Ferraro, with his 28th of the season, replied for Red Deer (17-25-1-7) in the second period.

Wheat Kings netminder Andrew Hayes stopped 35 shots through regulation and overtime, while Darcy Kuemper made 29 saves for the Rebels.

(Red Deer Advocate)

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