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Andrey Makarov earns shutout as Saskatoon Blades blank Moose Jaw Warriors 5-0

Sunday, 01.27.2013 / 10:24 PM / Nouvelles

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Andrey Makarov earns shutout as Saskatoon Blades blank Moose Jaw Warriors 5-0

SASKATOON - Andrey Makarov stopped all 27 shots he faced on Sunday as the Saskatoon Blades blanked the Moose Jaw Warriors 5-0 in Western Hockey League action.

Darren Dietz's power-play goal in the first period stood as the winner for Saskatoon (24-21-3). Erik Benoit, Matej Stransky, Lukas Sutter and Collin Valcourt chipped in as well.

Justin Paulic made 43 saves for Moose Jaw (16-26-9).

Dietz's goal was the only one the Blades could score on their six power plays, while the Warriors went 0 for 4 with the man advantage.

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