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Morrissey scores twice, including OT winner, as the Raiders edge the Rebels

Sunday, 01.13.2013 / 12:04 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Morrissey scores twice, including OT winner, as the Raiders edge the Rebels

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - Josh Morrissey scored twice, including the winner 1:58 into overtime, as the Prince Albert Raiders edged the visiting Red Deer Rebels 4-3 on Saturday in Western Hockey League action.

Mark McNeill had a goal and an assist for the Raiders (26-15-3) and Reid Gardiner scored once.

Haydn Fleury, Dominik Volek and Brooks Maxwell scored for the Rebels (24-18-5).

Luke Siemens made 23 saves for the win as Patrik Bartosak stopped 40-of-44 shots in a losing cause.

Prince Albert went 1 for 4 on the power play while Red Deer failed to score on either of its chances with the man advantage.

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