Samuel Laberge scored 17:38 into the second additional time interval to give the Texas Stars a 5-Four win over Ontario on Sunday night and a 2-1 lead of their Pacific Division semifinal collection.
Game Four of the best-of-five set is Tuesday night time in Ontario.
After Mike McKenna made a sprawling cease on Michael Mersch within the Texas finish, Gavin Bayreuther sprung Laberge with an extended outlet move and Laberge snapped a shot from between the circles that beat Cal Petersen, ending the longest sport in each groups’ histories.
— AHL (@TheAHL) April 23, 2018
McKenna (2-1) got here on in aid for the Stars on the 9:19 mark of the second interval after Landon Bow had allowed 4 Reign targets on 22 photographs. McKenna went on to cease all 44 photographs he confronted, together with 28 within the sudden-death OT durations.
Justin Dowling and Travis Morin recorded a objective and an help every for Texas whereas Remi Elie and Colin Markison additionally scored. The Stars got here again from 2-Zero, Three-1 and Four-Three deficits to win.
Mike Amadio led the Reign with a objective and two assists on the night time. Petersen (1-2) completed with 39 saves.
Pacific Division Semifinals – Series “H” (best-of-5)
P2-Texas Stars vs. P3-Ontario Reign
Game 1 – Thu., Apr. 19 – TEXAS Four, Ontario Three (OT) | Recap
Game 2 – Fri., Apr. 20 – Ontario 5, TEXAS 1 | Recap
Game Three – Sun., Apr. 22 – Texas 5, ONTARIO Four (2OT)
Game Four – Tue., Apr. 24 – Texas at Ontario, 10:00
*Game 5 – Mon., Apr. 30 – Ontario at Texas, eight:00
*if obligatory… All occasions Eastern