Post-Deadline Rangers Earn Second Straight Win, Drop Spirit
The Kitchener Rangers (27-13-2-0) scored twice on the power play and added another special teams goal while shorthanded en route to a 5-3 road win over the Saginaw Spirit (21-16-3-0) in front of 3,021 fans at the Dow Event Center on Saturday night.
It was the second straight win for the Rangers, who trailed 2-1 after the first period of play but took command through the final 40 minutes, outshooting the Spirit 24-14 - and outscoring them 4-1 - over that span.
Logan Stanley's hot hand carried through from Thursday night in London, as the defender registered a goal and an assist tonight for four points in his last two games.
Givani Smith continues to contribute, scoring in his second straight game since joining the Rangers while Adam Li=A1ka, Kole Sherwood and Nick McHugh were the other goal scorers against the Spirit.
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