The Blades were without the services of Brent Benson and Marek Viedensky,and the lines had to be juggled.
Brandon was dangerous on the powerplay. The Blades must work to limit the penalties that they take.
2 fights in this game. Dalton Thrower fought Jens Meilleur and I think he got the best of him earning the takedown and landing some solid shots.
Maple Leafs prospect Josh Nicholls laid a big hit on Paul Ciarelli and the two wanted to drop em and they did partially until Nicholls lost his balance trying to throw punches or prepare to but the referees broke the fight up prematurely.
The Blades did their part in getting two points but Red Deer beat Kootenay 5-4 in a shoot-out.
The Blades and Wheat Kings will do battle again on friday night at the Credit Union Centre.