SWIFT CURRENT, Sask. - Matt Robertson scored the eventual game winning goal midway through the second period Sunday as the Prince Albert Raiders skated to a 3-2 win over the host Swift Current Broncos.
Robertson notched his co-leading 11th goal of the season on the power play at the 12:04 mark of the second period. The Raiders had opened a 2-0 lead 13:42 into the first period on goals from Max Brandl and Dustin Cameron.
Swift Current then battled back to tie the game at 2-2 with a shorthanded goal from Dale Weise and an even-strength marker from Levi Nelson.
Raiders overage netminder Dustin Butler posted his sixth win of the season with a 31-save performance.
Broncos rookie goaltender Ian Curtis is now 3-1 on the year after yielding three goals on 26 shots.
Prince Albert scored on two of five power play chances, while Swift Current was held without a man advantage goal in two opportunities.
Prince Albert is now a perfect 3-0 against Swift Current this season.
The Raiders are fifth in the East Division at 8-12-3-0, while Swift Current remains second in the East Division with a 12-6-0-4 mark.