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WHL Roundup: Tuesday, January 28, 2020

EDMONTON – Riley Sawchuk and Vladimir Alistrov had a pair of goals apiece as the Edmonton Oil Kings toppled the Brandon Wheat Kings 6-2 on Tuesday in Western Hockey League action.

Matthew Robertson and Dylan Guenther also scored for the Oil Kings (33-8-9), who got 31 saves from Beck Warm. Sawchuk tacked on an assist for a three-point outing.

Ben McCartney and Jake Chiasson struck for the Wheat Kings (25-18-4), who had their point streak halted after entering the night 10-0-1 in their past 11 games.

Jiri Patera turned away 29 shots for Brandon.

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TIGERS 7 BRONCOS 0

MEDICINE HAT, Alta. — Corson Hopwo had two goals and two assists and Garin Bjorklund stopped 17 shots as the Tigers (31-14-2) blanked Swift Current (10-32-4).

BLADES 4 ROYALS 3 (OT)

SASKATOON — Martin Fasko-Rudas potted a hat trick before Chase Wouters scored the winner 36 seconds into overtime, and the Blades (24-19-4) dealt Victoria (25-17-4) its fifth straight defeat.

THUNDERBIRDS 4 AMERICANS 2

KENT, Wash. — Max Patterson registered the game winner at 16:33 of the third period as Seattle (19-22-5) handed Tri-City (14-26-5) its seventh straight loss.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Jan. 28, 2020.