Tigers Beat Hurricanes 5-2; Force Deciding Game Seven

There will be one more game in the Hurricanes and Tigers WHL playoff series on Tuesday.

The Lethbridge Hurricanes and Medicine Hat Tigers will play a one game, winner-takes-all Game Seven Tuesday night (Apr. 18) after the Tigers dodged playoff elimination Sunday night with a 5-2 win over the Hurricanes at the ENMAX Centre. The Hurricanes battled from behind in Game Six all game ong. Egor Babenko scored both goals for the Canes in a losing cause. The shots favoured Medicine Hat 37-26. Special teams played a major role in this game. The Tigers went 3/6 on the power play and Hurricanes finished the game 1/3. The winner Tuesday will head to the Eastern Conference final. - Pat Siedlecki

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