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With the victory, the Broncos grabbed a 2-1 lead in the Best-of-7 Eastern Conference Quarterfinal.
The Broncos jumped out to a 2-0 lead in the first on goals from Colby Sissons and Glenn Gawdin.
The game stayed that way until five minutes into the third when Tanner Nagel put home a rebound to make it 3-0 Swift Current.
Emil Oksanen got that goal back for the Pats, his first of the playoffs, but just 42 seconds after that Glenn Gawdin snapped home his second of the night to make it 4-1 and that was the final score.
Regina outshot Swift Current 40-24 in the loss. The powerplay was 0/5 and the penalty kill 4/5.
Ryan Kubic made 20 saves for the Pats, Stuart Skinner 39 for Swift Current.
- Emil Oksanen scored his first career playoff goal in the defeat.
- Regina is now 17 for 20 on the penalty kill in the series.
- Jesse Gabrielle played in his first game of the series on Monday night.
- The game was a sellout at 6484.
The Pats and Broncos will meet again in Game 4 on Wednesday night at the Brandt Centre at 7 p.m. The game will be broadcast on 620 CKRM and Access 7. Tickets are available at reginapats.com and the Brandt Centre Box Office.