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Ben Street lifts Abbotsford Heat to 2-1 overtime win over Utica Comets

Friday, 03.28.2014 / 10:25 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Ben Street lifts Abbotsford Heat to 2-1 overtime win over Utica Comets

UTICA, N.Y. - Ben Street scored 2:19 into overtime as the Abbotsford Heat edged the Utica Comets 2-1 on Friday in American Hockey League action.

Sven Baertschi had a goal for Abbotsford (36-24-7) with a second left to play in the second period. Joni Ortio made 43 saves for the win.

Alex Friesen had a short-handed goal for Utica (29-28-8) in the first period, while Joacim Eriksson stopped 28 shots.

Despite the loss, the Comets are still on a three-game point streak with two wins and Friday's overtime loss.

Both teams were 0 for 2 on the power play.

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