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Brossoit makes 34 saves as Edmonton Oil Kings down Medicine Hat Tigers 4-2

Thursday, 10.11.2012 / 12:24 AM / News

The Canadian Press

CALGARY - Laurent Brossoit made 34 saves Wednesday as the Edmonton Oil Kings defeated the Medicine Hat Tigers 4-2 in the Western Hockey League.

Griffin Reinhart, Henrik Samuelsson, Dylan Wruck and Brett Pollock scored for Edmonton (5-2-1), while Cole Benson added two assists.

Miles Koules and Elgin Pearce replied for Medicine Hat (3-4-1). Marek Langhamer stopped 17 shots in taking the loss.

The difference on the night was Edmonton's penalty killing, which held the Tigers to just one goal on nine chances.

The Oil Kings, meanwhile, finished the night 1-for-3 on the power play.

For me, it's a great win for our hockey team and for a lot of people back in Columbus, especially our fans in particular … people who have been devoted to this organization, it's big.

— Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards on their win vs. the Penguins in Game 2, the franchise's first-ever Stanley Cup Playoff victory