Phoenix pull out OT victory in Shawinigan
After a disappointing 5-2 loss at the hands of the Gatineau Olympiques on Friday night in Sherbrooke, the birds needed to bounce back immediately to prevent any more of a slide in the standings.
With two crucial points in the standings up for grabs, it was a wild thriller of a game between the Cataractes and the Phoenix Sunday afternoon. After twenty minutes the Birds were a step ahead of the Goals by Luke Green and Yaroslav Alexeyev. Shawinigan responded scoring three goals in the second to take a one-goal lead into the third. In the third, Thomas Grégoire tied the game then both teams traded goals, meaning overtime would be needed to decide the winner.
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