Saturday, October 8, 2016

St. Paul, Minnesota – Jason Zucker’s tricky pass to Christopher Bertschy set up a backhand shot for a goal to help the NHL Minnesota Wild beat the Winnipeg Jets 5-1 at the X-Cel Energy Center. It was the final pre-season game for the Wild which went 3-3-0.  Jason had 2 goals, one assist in pre-season games.

Notre Dame, Indiana –  Joey Raats of Las Vegas and Arizona State lost 4-2 to Notre Dame before 3554 at the Compton Family Ice Arena.  Joey and ASU are now 0-2-0 this season.

Wenatchee, Washington – Brendan Harris of Las Vegas dealt two assists as the BCHL Wenatchee Wild beat the Prince George Spruce Kings 8-1 on home ice at the Town Toyota Center. Brendan has 5 goals, 18 assists for 23 points. He leads in scoring of all Las Vegas players away from home this season. Wenatchee, coached by Bliss Littler, is off to an 8-0-1 start.

Springdale, Arkansas – Jimmy Samuels of Las Vegas and ACHA Kansas University jolted Arkanas for the second straight night, this time 8-7 at the Jones Center for Families. “This was a wild one,” Jimmy reported.