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Metsola blocks 32 shots as Hurricanes blow past Blades 3-1

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LETHBRIDGE, Alta. - Juha Metsola made 32 saves for his first career Western Hockey League victory as the Lethbridge Hurricanes beat the Saskatoon Blades 3-1 Saturday night.

Jesse Craige scored the game-winning goal for the Hurricanes midway through the third period, breaking a 1-1 tie with a power-play tally from the point.

Mitch Fadden and Zach Boychuk, into an empty net, also scored for Lethbridge (2-2-0).

Saskatoon (1-4-0) got its lone goal from defenceman Stefan Elliott, while Braden Holtby made 27 saves.

Saskatoon was held scoreless on eight power-play chances while the Hurricanes clicked on two of six opportunities.

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