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Rielly with three points as the Warriors down the Raiders

Sunday, 02.17.2013 / 12:34 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Rielly with three points as the Warriors down the Raiders

PRINCE ALBERT, Sask. - Morgan Rielly scored two power-play goals and added an assist as the Moose Jaw Warriors edged the host Prince Albert Raiders 4-3 on Friday in Western Hockey League action.

Sam Fioretti and Brandon Potomak also scored for the Warriors (20-30-9), who remain 10 points behind the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference, while Travis Brown and Brayden Point each had two assists.

Jayden Hart scored twice for the Raiders (32-22-5) and Leon Draisaitl had a goal and an assist.

Justin Paulic stopped 31-of-34 shots for the win as Andy Desautels made 31 saves in a losing cause.

Moose Jaw went 3 for 10 on the power play while Prince Albert scored once on four chances with the man advantage.

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