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01-22-2010, 08:27 PM
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Writeups are so easy when you don't need to use your imagination and can just go with what's happening in front of you.
Brodeur continued his stellar play into the 2nd period. the bad news for Regina was, so was Nicholson. he made a beauty glove save on guevremont. Strangely, Guevremont was Regina's best offensive defenseman, yet, was the only one without a point in the series.

Maloney made a great steal behind the Toledo net, but found nothing but tired and covered linemates and had to relinquish the puck back to Boesch. What could have been a Don Smith breakaway was then foiled by a great defensive play by Wildor Larochelle.

The second period was turning out to be rather quiet and uneventful until Adrian Aucoin took a roughing penalty. Toledo threw everything they had at brodeur for a minute and a half, and he turned it all away admirably, but finally on a 2-on-1 rush he surrendered the 3-0 marker to Dutch Reibel, who had taken a pass from Siltanen.

tempers started to flare up , and Fontinato was looking to start trouble but found no takers. Toledo took a 4-0 lead when Bud Poile tipped in a Pierre Bouchard point shot. Regina could not seem to get anything going, finding nothing but the boards behind the net, or Doug Jarret, who was ever too willing to poke the puck away. In the entire period they managed only 11 shots on goal, none of them too dangerous. A massive turnaround would be required to turn this one around. If not, this one is going back to Toledo tied at a game apiece.

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The AAA hockey league is the clearly the most exciting offensive hockey ever played.
AAAHL Commissioner Seventies Lord told the media after the game, " I am disgusted. This is not the type of pond hockey we're trying to sell here. The passes travel as fast as shots. And why won't the refs call any penalties? I'm going to tweak the AI and hope for better results next time."

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Regina finally tested Nicholson in the opening minute of the 3rd, but Nicholson sprawled to stop Jack Marks' one-timer. Sustained pressure caused Al Dewbury to take a tripping penalty. Regina hoped to snag some momentum here. Nicholson made a number of excellent point-blank saves before finally being beaten by a high Adrian Aucoin point shot.

Pete Horeck surprised everyone in the arena when he made an amazing toe drag and scored on Nicholson unassisted to make it 4-2 Toledo.

For reasons that are still unknown, a fight between Billy Nicholson and Richard Brodeur broke out. Despite Nicholson's 80 pound advantage, Brodeur held his own. Many punches were thrown, but no one went down.

With just 40 seconds left in the game, Lou Fontinato's seemingly harmless slapshot from the boards eluded Nicholson, and suddenly we had a one-goal game here.

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With Regina's goalie pulled, Billy Nicholson made an amazing save on Art Gagne, who was sure he'd tied it. Lou Fontinato blocked one attempt at an empty net and made one last rush, but put the puck wide. Pierre Bouchard wasted a few seconds, then found Larry Patey, who put it in the empty net with just 2 seconds to go. This series was all knotted up at 1.

Scoring Summary:

TOL - Duguay (Nicholson)
TOL - Duguay (Whitney, Siltanen)
TOL - Reibel (Siltanen) PP
TOL - Poile (Bouchard)
REG - Aucoin (Shuvalov, Jordan) PP
REG - Horeck
REG - Fontinato
TOL - Patey (Larochelle, Bouchard) PP

PP: REG 1/1, TOL 1/1
FO: 14/11 TOL
Hits: 34/29 TOL

Brodeur: L, 41/45
Nicholson: W, 50/53

Notable +/-: REG: Saleski, Shuvalov +1, Marks, jordan -2
TOL: Whitney, Boesch +2, McDougall -1

hits Leaders: Jarret, Mishakov, Sheppard 4, Gagne 5

3 stars: Duguay (2G), Poile (1G), Aucoin (1G)


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For reasons that are still unknown, a fight between Billy Nicholson and Richard Brodeur broke out. Despite Nicholson's 80 pound advantage, Brodeur held his own. Many punches were thrown, but no one went down.
That's awesome. I miss goalie fights in the NHL series.

AI is looking a bit more reasonable as well.

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That's awesome. I miss goalie fights in the NHL series.

AI is looking a bit more reasonable as well.
Total number of goals is good now, but I need the shot totals to come down. I'm going to turn up aggressiveness, hitting, poke checking all the way up and things like pass accuracy and shot accuracy down. We'll see what happens in game 3. (to be played tonight)

I thought it was the most random thing ever, we're fighting to tie this game up, and suddenly the goalies are fighting when it's 4-2. ROFL

Also, I just love how on the NHL series you have to have a shutout and make 40 saves to be one of the game stars if you're a goalie. nicholson was unreal, and stopped 50 of 53 shots, yet, no recognition.

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Also, I just love how on the NHL series you have to have a shutout and make 40 saves to be one of the game stars if you're a goalie. nicholson was unreal, and stopped 50 of 53 shots, yet, no recognition.
They finally changed that around 2007 or 08. (but only on the console versions). I played NHL2003 a lot and it always frustrated me I could never get a goalie into the three stars.

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They finally changed that around 2007 or 08. (but only on the console versions). I played NHL2003 a lot and it always frustrated me I could never get a goalie into the three stars.
Same thing back in the genesis days.

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In game 3, herb Jordan finally showed why his supporters have been calling him the most talented player in the series. After the opening faceoff, he powered by Reibel, faked out Jarret with one spinorama, and Nicholson with another.

After calling only four penalties in the previous two games, the referees vowed to call more. It remains to be seen if that was an empty promise.

WOW! Jocelyn Guevremont just showed why he is proably the best offensive D-man here. He carried the puck behind the Toledo net, stopped, froze the entire Toledo team for five seconds, then found Jack McDonald wide open in front for a one-timer. 2-0 Regina.

In an effort to get his team into the game, Dale Tallon challenged Dan Maloney to a fight, which was ill- advised as Maloney pounded him to the ice in short order. This seemed to spark Toledo, however, as Dutch Reibel took a solo rush down the ice, snuck around Guevremont, who tried unsuccessfully to hip him off the puck, and roofed it. halfway through the 1st, it's 2-1 Regina.

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Patrik Sundstrom was called for a cheap hooking penalty, showing that the refs likely do intend to call a tighter game. Regina capitalized on the PP when Jimmy Herberts banged in his own rebound.

With the shot totals being 15-8 just 12 minutes in, it doesn't look like the memo from head office to start taking less accurate shots was received by either team, especially the Leafs.

The period was uneventful the rest of the way, with AAAHL Commissioner Seventies lord breathing a sigh of relief that the score was, at this point, somewhat realistic.

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Jack Marks was blatantly hooked early in the second with no call on the play, indicating that the crackdown may not be real. However, a minute later Ray Sheppard was called for a hook in what looked like a makeup call.

Regina was flying throughout the PP, particularly Jordan. But Nicholson stood tall. With a second left in the PP, Doug Jarret potted an unassisted goal to make it a one-goal game. Regina's bench looked deflated.

They got a reprive when they received yet another PP following a Dale Tallon high stick. Nicholson made a brilliant glove save on a point blank Mickoski shot. The PP was soon negated as Jimmy Herberts took a high-sticking penalty of his own. The highlight of the 4-on-4 was a Herb Jordan solo rush that proved fruitless. Toledo was also unable to capitalize on their powerplay. A bill Juzda blocked shot made sure of that. But not too long after that, Ron Duguay carried the puck from behind the net, and fooled Brodeur to tie the game at 3.

Yet another highsticking call gave Regina another PP, this time the offender was Garth Boesch. No dice for Regina. On another delayed call for a penalty to Pierre Bouchard, Nicholson stoned Dan Maloney twice at point blank range after Maloney was set up by Herberts. In the final seconds of the period, with Regina still on the PP, Bruce Driver took a holding call, meaning the 3rd period would start 4 on 4.

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oh, by the way, the reason I have not posted a screenshot of Nicholson is because he doesn't even look large, despite his 6'3", 260 lb adjusted size. I was a little disappointed...

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Just 18 seconds in, warriors Ran McDonald and Lou Fontinato engaged in a bout for the ages. Fontinato lost his helmet early, but hung in there and eventually dealt the finishing blow to McDonald.

Mishakov had Brodeur down and out, but froze and eventually shot over the net. Luckily his linemates would not be denied, and Larry Patey found the twine. Toledo had taken a 4-3 lead!

Midway through the period, Adrian Aucoin rushed the puck, dished to Herberts, and Herberts threw it front for Maloney to bang it in. With just 11 minutes to go, this game was tied. But just a minute later, Regina struck again, Don Smith doing the honours.

Toledo avoided disaster thanks to Nicholson. the burly goalie stopped a Herb Jordan drive, after Jordan stripped Pierre Bouchard of the puck at the faceoff dot.

Ray Sheppard outmuscled Jordan in the Toledo zone with 90 seconds to go, rushed the puck, and unleashed a shot that Brodeur deftly stopped. The plan was to pull Nicholson, but Regina's sustained pressure made that an impossibility until 17 seconds remained. A last-ditch effort by Siltanen hit the side of the net and Regina escaped with a 5-4 victory.

Scoring Summary:

REG - Jordan
REG - McDonald (Guevremont)
TOL - Reibel
REG - Herberts (Smith, Aucoin) PP
TOL - Jarret (Dewsbury) SH
TOL - Duguay (Sundstrom)
TOL - Patey (Poile, Mishakov)
REG - Maloney (Herberts, Aucoin)
REG - Smith (Gagne)

PP: REG 1/6, TOL 0/2
FO: 20/14 REG
Hits: 44/40 REG

Brodeur: W, 51/55
Nicholson: L, 61/66

Notable +/-: REG: Marks +3, Herberts -2
TOL: Dewsbury +2, Tallon -3

hits Leaders: Jordan 6, Shappard 6

3 stars: Smith (1G, 1A), Herberts (1G, 1A), Aucoin (2A)

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Game 4

Herb Jordan tried to duplicate his feat from the opening moments of game 3, rushing the puck towards Nicholson, but this time the rotund keeper would not be fooled.

Regina's second line kept the pressure up, forcing Risto Siltanen to take a holding call. But it was toledo that dominated the first half of the PP, getting three good chances. Then a mis-timed pass came all the way out to Herb Jordan, who went in all alone, but found nothing but glove. Shortly after, however, Viktov Shuvalov was left uncovered, and his shot trickled past Nicholson.

A few minutes later, Regina struck again when Saleski finished off a nice passing play with a snapshot.

Shots were 13-12 for Toledo midway through the period, the latest in the game that the had managed to have the edge in shots. For a change, it was Brodeur standing tall. However, he was no match for a Wildor Larochelle shorthanded marker, surrendering a potentially deflating goal with 8 minutes left in the period.

The period was uneventful the rest of the way, and concluded with Regina clinging to a 2-1 lead, despite being outshot 22-21.

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Herb Jordan, for the third time in five periods, began the stanza with a dazzling solo rush but his backhand went high and wide. Credit goes to Jarret, who forced him wide.

Ran McDonald tied the game up at two, with a deadly blast from the top of the circle off the rush. Brodeur, a reflex goalie, simply whiffed on it.

Don Smith dazzled the crowd when he intercepted a pass to the point in his own zone and burned Bouchard & Boesch. Nicholson, however, was up to the task and easily foiled him. Shortly after, Ran Mcdonald put in Ray Whitney's rebound and Toledo had taken the lead with three straight goals!

..and that is how the period closed out for Regina - disastrous. they had entered the period leading, but Ran McDonald had put them behind all by himself.

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At this point, Regina had been outshot 45 to 30. Herb Jordan naturally attempted a solo rush to begin the period again, and though he threatened, he could not tie the score.

Ran McDonald started the play for the next Toledo goal, rifling a shot from the slot that Brodeur found pretty hot. Whitney showed amazing patience, shoveling the rebound over to Ron Duguay, who had an easy tap-in for the 4-2 marker. things got worse for Regina on the very next play, when the stocky Bill Brydge took a slashing penalty. It only took 5 seconds for Ray Sheppard to turn that one into a goal, smartly shot to the opposite side of the net. Vancouver had now scored five unanswered goals.

Bill Juzda, frustrated at the turn of events, challenged Dale Tallon to a fight, but was ultimately taken down by Tallon. It seemed nothing was working for Regina.

Halfway through the third, shots were 59-37 for the on-fire toledo Walleye.

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Ran McDonald nearly did it again when he set up Ray Whitney for a one-timer in front of the net, but Brodeur made the timely save.

Not too much later, Hib Milks, who had been perhaps the quietest player in the series to this point, tapped in a rebound to really put this game out of reach at 6-2.

Jimmy Herberts completed an impressive solo play with a snap shot past Nicholson, but with 33 seconds left, it was too little, too late. the game ended, 6-3 Toledo, and the series was tied.

Scoring Summary:

REG - Shuvalov (Smith, Aucoin) PP
REG - Saleski (Shuvalov, Horeck)
TOL - Larochelle (Boesch) SH
TOL - McDonald (Dewsbury)
TOL - McDonald (Whitney)
TOL - Duguay (Whitney, McDonald)
TOL - Sheppard (Reibel) PP
TOL - Milks (Boesch)
REG - Herberts (Guevremont)

PP: REG 1/2, TOL 1/1
FO: 13/10 REG
Hits: 40/26 REG

Brodeur: L, 63/69
Nicholson: W, 43/46

Notable +/-: REG: Saleski, Horeck +2, Mickoski, Smith -4
TOL: McDonald +3, Poile -1

hits Leaders: Driver 5, Sheppard, Mishakov, Bouchard, Mcdougall, Siltanen 3

3 stars: McDonald (2G, 1A), Boesch (2A), Whitney (2A)

"We stunk tonight", coach Brian Kilrea said to the press. "they got scoring from all three lines, and from the PP and the PK. We got scoring from our 3rd and 4th line. You need your stars to play like stars. you're not going to win many games when your 2nd line comes up -4 against their 2nd line. We'll need a better effort than this back home. And Jordan needs to start passing the puck."

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Game 5: Brandt Center, Regina

Would Herb Jordan or Bob McDougall break out in this game? that was the question all the fans wanted to know. Or would the second lines continue to carry the respective offenses? Jordan, the consensus offensive star for Regina, had failed to impress so far, with a goal and three assists in four high-scoring games, and just two in the past three tighter-played games. McDougall, Toledo's most highly-rated player, had one lonely goal from game 1.

Commissioner Seventies Lord, satisfied with all aspects of the AI, decided no memos needed to go out to the league. Scoring levels, thanks to outstanding goaltending, were fairly normal now, despite outlandish shot totals.

Jordan once again attempted a solo rush after winning the faceoff, but surrendered the puck to Tallon at the blueline. Jack marks intercepted a centering pass in the Regina zone and lumbered it up the ice. He set up Jordan, who shot wide. Jordan set up Marks, but Marks hit the post. When play returned to regina's end, Driver took a holding call, and just a few seconds later, Ray Whitney made him pay on the PP. 1-0 toledo, early on.

At the five minute mark, Wildor Larochelle, who had the hot hand this series with timely goals, put a wrister past Brodeur after a nice setup by Mishakov. Regina was behind the 8-ball early on, in a pivotal game 5 in their own building.

Nicholson was doing his part as well, stoning Gagne on a clear breakaway after the latter had burned Pierre Bouchard. Next shift, he stopped a Pete Horeck one-timer off a Shuvalov setup.

Regina could simply not get anything going offensively, despite having a 13-10 SOG edge. They had settled defensively, though. Bill Juzda calmly neutralized a Ray Whitney rush.

Larochelle was once again a thorn in Regina's side, narrowly missing scoring twice, after Brodeur gave his rebound right back to him.

the horn sounded and the period ended with the Pat Canadians down a goal, and both teams on pace to their lowest shot totals of the series.

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The first four minutes of the second period were characterized by fast, end-to-end action, but thanks to pass interceptions, blocked shots, and strong checking, no one really threatened to score.

That changed when a bad pass to the point snuck out to Jack McDonald, who went in all alone, but Nicholson slammed the door shut. A minute later, Regina's first line came in on a dangerous 3 on 1 rush, but Jordan froze, and passed off to Nick Mickoski, who was at a bad angle and hit the side of the net.

In the wake of that gaffe, Wildor Larochelle struck again, his long blast eluding Brodeur blocker side. Regina was in familiar territory, down 3-0 again.

Regina was disorganized defensively, and in the middle of a Toledo flurry, Fontinato was tagged for holding. Dutch Reibel corralled the puck right off the draw, and scored to make it 4-0.

Larochelle continued his hot play, and one-timed a pass into the Regina goal, to give his squad a commanding 5-0 lead. Hats flooded the ice. Regina was on pace for 34 measly shots, which would be their fewest by far. More importantly, Nicholson was turning aside whatever they did manage to throw at him. Most often it was unimaginative far shots when confronted by Toledo defensemen.

The second period ended much better for Toledo than the first did, with a 5-0 lead. A simple period would assure them of the opportunity to go home to close out the series.

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To no one's surprise, Herb Jordan won the opening faceoff and attempted a solo rush, to no avail. Would we see the first shutout of this see-saw series?

Finally Herb Jordan broke out and Regina struck. Jordan, cherrypicking around center ice, picked up an errant pass and went in on a partial breakaway. He hit the post, but the trailer Jack Marks found the wide open cage. But Regina had a long way to go.

Tallon, who had been ornery all series, then challenged little Pete Horeck to a bout. After much grappling, Pistol Pete went down.

Regina teased the home crowd for much of the next ten minutes, but became more ineffective with the puck the closer they came to the Toledo net.

Amazingly, Toledo received a fourth goal from Wildor Larochelle at the 10-minute mark, this one on a nice partial breakaway. Regina answered right back on a Dallas Drake tip-in of a Dan Maloney shot. Still, it was just window dressing on a disappointing score.

But, just a few seconds later, Maloney banged in his second rebound to make this game within three. Gagne nearly made it 6-4 on a rebound, but Nicholson stoned him. Shortly after, he stopped a Nick Mickoski wraparound attempt.

With 7 minutes to go, Shuvalov outmuscled Dale Tallon on a 1-on-1 and got a shot off that beat Nicholson in the top corner. Suddenly, this was a 6-4 game with what now seemed like days remaining.

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With a delayed penalty on the way, the molested Don Smith threw the puck in front. Nick Mickoski, who was uncovered by Siltanen, onetimed it in to put Regina within one.

Misfortune struck Regina when Fontinato got called for Tripping with just 37 seconds left. Tying this one up would likely be fruitless endeavor now.

13 seconds later, Ray Whitney put in a rebound on the PP, and this game was officially out of reach.

With only six seconds left, Jimmy Herberts popped in a rebound following some great pressure by Regina to make it a 7-6 game. The only effect this would have, would be to make Lou Fontinato's penalty even more painful. the buzzer sounded and Toledo escaped from Regina with a 7-6 victory and a 3-2 series lead. Fontinato and Regina were left wondering what might have been. The close score helped to obscure what was obvious to all in attendance - that Toledo had owned the play for 50 of the 60 minutes.

Scoring Summary:

TOL - Whitney (Duguay) PP
TOL - Larochelle (Mishakov, Siltanen)
TOL - Larochelle (Siltanen)
TOL - Reibel PP
TOL - Larochelle (Tallon)
REG - Marks (Jordan, Aucoin)
TOL - Larochelle (Bouchard)
REG - Drake (Maloney, Herberts)
REG - Maloney (Herberts, Fontinato)
REG - Shuvalov (Horeck)
REG - Mickoski (Smith, Gagne)
TOL - Whitney (McDonald, Duguay) PP
REG - Herberts (Maloney, Drake)

PP: REG 0/0, TOL 3/3
FO: 14/11 REG
Hits: 33/28 REG

Brodeur: L, 38/45
Nicholson: W, 44/50

Notable +/-: REG: Guevremont, Maloney, Brydge, Herberts, Drake +2, Marks -2
TOL: Larochelle, Dewsbury +2, McDougall, Reibel -4

hits Leaders: McDonald 5, McDougall 7

3 stars: Larochelle (4G), Maloney (1G, 2A), Herberts (1G, 2A)

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Brian Kilrea was not impressed afterwards. "We stunk for 50 minutes," he said. "Again, we got very little scoring from our top lines. Our checkers carried us - Herberts, Maloney. Our top guys need to play more like a team - Jordan wants to do it all himself."

Dick Todd and Barry Trotz, for their part, were not impressed with the late breakdown. "We just about gave them that game on a silver platter", Todd remarked. Trotz added, "It's a good thing our PP was clicking because Regina was the better team at even strength. We've got a couple of guys with big minuses that we'll need to talk to."

Game 6 is set for right away, in Toledo.

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Game 6: Toledo Arena

Regina was going to need a big game in this hostile territory to right their past wrongs and take this back to where they believed it belonged - in Regina, for game seven.

Would you be at all surprised if this reporter relayed to you that Herb Jordan tried to go in all alone of the opening faceoff?

Brydge, Horeck, and Saleski combined for a beautiful passing play, but Horeck shot it wide.

Play remined scoreless for what seemed like an eternity. The only notable moments were holding calls to Bill Juzda and Bruce Driver. Regina's PK finally got their **** together and killed both off.

After an 8-goal period in which Regina almost staged their own "Miracle On Minto", the teams combined for zero in a subdued first period.

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Herb Jordan did not win the opening faceoff. He did, however, steal it back from Reibel and go in all alone. Following two spnoramas, he let go of a shot that Nicholson handled. Nicholson stopped a Jack McDonald breakaway just a bit later.

Finally, Jack Marks sent a backhand over Nicholson's shoulder and made it a 1-0 game.

Tallon once again dropped the gloves (despite scouting reports that said he "rarely" fought) with Bill Juzda. Tallon took down the fire hydrant-shaped Juzda rather easily.

Brodeur was standing on his head, stopping a number of difficult shots, including a ray Whitney breakaway.

Dewsbury received a holding penalty with six minutes to go. Many observers mused that his antics should have earned him more than just one penalty this series. Mickoski, however, negated this advantage with a holding call of his own.

Herb Jordan showed a flair for the dramatic when he took a Jack McDonald pass, streaked up the right side, cut around Dewsbury, and snapped a shot oer Nicholson for a 2-0 lead.

As the buzzer sounded, the Toledo fans could not believe that only two goals had been scored, and they were aghast that Richard Brodeur had put together two perfect periods for the first time in the series. He had stopped all 35 shots he'd faced, though it had taken two perfect shots out of 40 to score two goals on Nicholson as well.

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Jordan struck again in the first minute of the third. No, not on a solo rush. He took Aucoin's slap-pass and redirected it to the top corner for a 3-0 Regina lead.

Regina let this momentum carry them, and sustained more pressure throughout the first half of the period. Brodeur, when tested, was doing his job as well.

Finally, Toledo broke through the wall. Ran McDonald, who had shown a penchant for big goals so far, tipped a pass over Brodeur to make it 3-1 with 10 minutes to play.

With a delayed penalty on the way to Regina, bud Poile got in Brodeur's kitchen and tapped in a rebound off the back boards. The Regina contingent in the crowd booed loudly. With just 4 minutes to play, Regina's lead had become rather precarious.

Toledo understood how mentally crippling it was to be in Regina's situation, and threw verything they had at the Regina net.

When Regina had offensive chances, Nicholson kept it within one. Jordan and Marks were particularly dangerous for one shift.

The crowd could sense it coming, and it did. Dutch Reibel blasted a shot from the top of the circle, and Brodeur should have had it, but didn't. just 52 seconds remained. Brodeur made a clutch save on a point blank shot on the following play.

Reibel struck again with just 30 seconds to go, as he flipped a rebound over a prone Brodeur. Regina was a minute away from victory, and found themselves down a goal thirty seconds later. What a turn of events!

Herb Jordan, showing a real flair for the dramatic, converted a Jack Marks pass and scored with just six seconds remaining to send this game to OT with Regina's backs to the wall.

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