Brodzinski\\"s Hat Trick Powers Reign over Barracuda

Ontario Reign

November 2, 2017 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Ontario Reign

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STORYLINE: Forward Jonny Brodzinski scored his second career hat trick and forward T.J. Hensick adds three assists in a 4-2 Reign win over the San Jose Barracuda Wednesday night at Citizens Business Bank Arena.

GAME TIMELINE: - Reign forward Matt Luff picks up his first pro goal 8:08 into the contest knocking a rebound past goaltender Antoine Bibeau. Defenseman Kevin Gravel with an assist. - Jonny Brodzinski gives the Reign a 2-0 lead late in the first period with a snap shot from the right-wing faceoff circle at 17:03. T.J. Hensick and Alex Lintuniemi with the assist. - Brodzinski strikes again with 47 seconds left in the period. Hensick adds his second assist. Forward Michael Mersch with other helper. - San Jose jumps on the scoresheet at 8:41 of the second period and 21 seconds into a power play as Alex True puts the puck past Reign goalie Jack Campbell. - In the third period, the Barracuda pull the contest within on as Brandon Mashinter slips a shot under Campbell at 11:06. - Brodzinski completes the hat trick, his second career and fourth in Reign history, with an empty-net goal at 19:08 with help from Hensick.

Notes: Brodzinski also scored the last hat trick for the Reign, in January 2017 at San Antonio. His three-goal performance at home is the first since Adrian Kempe's hat trick vs. San Diego in November of 2015.

NEXT GAME: Friday, November 3 at San Diego Gulls at Valley View Casino Center, 7:00 p.m. PT

NEXT HOME GAME: Saturday, November 4 vs. San Diego Gulls, 6:00 p.m. PT - Reign Power Play Pack: Ticket, hot dog and soda starting at $25 with NO FEES at OntarioReign.com The Ontario Reign clash with the San Diego Gulls and open the SoCal Series on Friday, November 3 at 7:00 p.m. at Valley View Casino Center in San Diego, California. Tune in to the action on Facebook at Facebook.com/OntarioReign.

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