LAS VEGAS THUNDERBIRDS VS. FRESNO MONSTERS
Las Vegas Thunderbirds 2, Fresno Monsters 1
Las Vegas gets back in the win column with a win over the Fresno Monsters at Gateway Ice Center. Thunderbirds defeat Monsters after losing previous two meetings against them.
An opening period goal by Vegas’s Joseph Terrana at 9:47 held the T-Birds up by a goal for the majority of the game. Fresno sustained the pressure for the length of the tilt. They tested Jesper Ahlberg with 21 shots in the first two frames.
Mikhail Gerasin got the Thunderbirds up 2-0 at 6:08 of the third period, but the division leaders were able to answer.
Petr Philippov managed Fresno’s only goal with 1:11 remaining in the match.
FRESNO MONSTERS VS. SAN DIEGO SABERS
Fresno Monsters 3, San Diego Sabers 4
Fresno Monsters 2, San Diego Sabers 1
The battle for first place in the Western Division continued head-on this weekend with the Sabers