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The teams traded goals in the first period - including Robbie Holmes' 7th of the season for Regina - and it was 1-1 after one.
The Hurricanes broke loose for four second period goals to up their lead to 5-1 after 40 minutes. Starting Pats goalie was lifted at the point, turning in a 23-save performance on 28 shots.
Each team scored in the third - including Matt Bradley's 21st of the season - and the 'Canes skated off with the lopsided victory. Back-up goalie Max Paddock stopped 8 of 9 shots in relief of Brown.
Regina was outshot 37-35 while going 0/4 on the powerplay and 3/7 on the penalty kill.
The Pats went 1-3-1 on their five-game homestand.
The attendance was 6171 in the Brandt Centre.
The Pats (16-16-3) conclude a 3-game weekend Sunday in Saskatoon in a 4:00 pm faceoff on Access TV and 620 CKRM.