Mike Smith made a statement tonight, helping the Lightning exorcise some demons in what has been their own personal house of horrors.
Smith allowed just 1 goal on 36 shots for the victory.
Andreas Holmqvist was scoreless in Frolunda's 4-2 Game Two loss to Farjestads. Former Lightning prospect Eero Somervuori had two assists in the match for FBK.
Norfolk gets their hats fed to them in the third period against the Pens.
Jonathan Boutin allowed 4 goals on 37 shots for the loss.
WBS Gove, (15) , 2:06
NOR Henrich, (12) (Quick, Wanvig), 11:10
NOR Kvapil, (2) , 13:57 (SH)
WBS D'Aversa, (3) (Letestu), 3:09
WBS Lovejoy, (1) (Letestu, Bonvie), 8:03
WBS Gove, (16) (Daoust, Goligoski), 9:53
NOR Klinkhammer, (9) (Kvapil), 14:17
WBS Gove, (17) (Brent, Filewich), 19:45 (EN)
Kevin Quick has 3 assists and a +3 rating in his last 4 games.
Box score from TheAHL.com.
Andreas Holmqvist had 2 penalty minutes as Frolunda defeated Farjestads 3-1 in Game One of their opening round Elitserien playoff series. Farjestads finished the regular season in 4th in the league while Frolunda finished 6th.
BCHL Coastal Conference Semifinals
Game 3: No.2 Langley Chiefs 6 @ No.5 Victoria Grizzlies 4
Victoria leads Best of 7 Series 2-1
W Justin Courtnall, VIC:
Game: 0-1-1, 0 PIM
Series: 3 GP, 0-1-1, 6 PIM
Playoffs: 8 GP, 2-1-3, 10 PIM
Victoria failed to take a stranglehold on the series at home, losing 6-4. The Grizzlies had cut Langleyâ€™s lead to 5-4 with 51 seconds remaining in the game, but the Chiefs added a late empty netter. Game 4 is tonight (Wednesday) in Victoria.