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Bortis leads Calgary over Red Deer

by Staff Writer / Calgary Flames

CALGARY - Kyle Bortis had a goal and an assist as the Calgary Hitmen erased an early 2-0 deficit to beat the Red Deer Rebels 4-3 in Western Hockey League action Wednesday night.

Brandon Kozun added his league-leading 11th goal of the season for Calgary (11-3-0-0), while Brett Sonne chipped in with a pair of assists. Ian Schultz and Bostjan Golicic also scored for the Hitmen, who went 2-for-7 on the power play.

Carter Smith, Tyler Penny and Tomas Polak scored for the Rebels (4-6-0-5), who have yet to win a game on the road this season.

Calgary goalie Michael Snider made 26 saves to improve his record to 2-0-0 in his rookie campaign, while Red Deer netminder Morgan Clark stopped 36 of 40 shots he faced at the other end.

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