The Kootenay Ice kept up their winning ways despite spending a troubling amount of time in the penalty box.
The Ice scored twice in the first period and held on for their 12th straight win, beating the Calgary Hitmen 3-1 in Western Hockey League action Sunday.
Max Reinhart and Jesse Ismond each had a goal and an assist for the Ice (28-15-3). Brock Montgomery added an insurance marker in the third period.
Brandon Kozun scored a short-handed goal in the third for the Hitmen (29-15-2), who went 0-for-7 on the power play and failed to score during a pair of two-man advantages.
Elsewhere in the WHL it was: Chilliwack 5 Red Deer 1; Moose Jaw 5 Edmonton 3; and Everett 4 Seattle 3 (OT).
At Calgary, Kootenay goaltender Todd Mathews stopped 30 shots, while Martin Jones made 27 saves.
Bruins 5 Rebels 1
At Chilliwack, B.C., Kevin Sundher had two goals and an assist as the Bruins beat Red Deer.
Warriors 5 Oil Kings 3
At Moose Jaw, Sask., Spencer Edwards and Dylan McIlrath each scored twice and Moose Jaw beat the Oil Kings.
Silvertips 4 Thunderbirds 3 (OT)
At Everett, Wash., Shane Harper scored a highlight-reel goal in overtime and the Silvertips extended their winning streak to nine games.