Guelph Storm game in Saginaw rescheduled after ice issue

The Guelph Storm's game against the Saginaw Spirit in Michigan has been rescheduled for Dec. 4. Terry Wilson / OHL Images

The Saginaw Spirit say their game against the Guelph Storm that was postponed on Saturday has been rescheduled for Dec. 4.

The two teams were scheduled for a 7 p.m. puck drop, but there was an issue with the ice behind one of the nets.

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Arena workers tried to make repairs, but the game was cancelled about an hour later.

The Spirit announced that the rescheduled game will be played on Dec. 4 at 7 p.m., which means an awkward road trip to Michigan for the Storm in the middle of the week.

Tickets sold for the Nov. 2 game will be honoured on Dec. 4, but the Spirit said they would exchange tickets if fans are unable to attend.

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The Guelph Storm, who sit in seventh place in the Ontario Hockey League’s Western Conference, return to action on Friday night with a trip to Kitchener to play the Rangers.

Puck drop is scheduled for 7:30 p.m., and Larry Mellott will have the call on Global News Radio 1460 CJOY.

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