The Flin Flon Bombers travel to Melfort for their lone game of the week to take on the Mustangs. Melfort currently sits in second place in the Sherwood Division, trailing the Bombers by three points. The two teams faced each other back in September with the Mustangs winning the first game 5-2 and Flin Flon winning the second game 5-3.
The Mustangs are 5-5-0-0 in their previous 10 games and are coming off a loss at home to the Battlefords North Stars. Forward Ben Tkachuk currently leads the Mustangs in scoring with 17 points (5g, 12a) in 17 games. Goaltender Joel Favreau is expected to get the start in net. Favreau has posted a 6-5-0-0 record along with a 2.75 GAA & .899 SV%.
The Bombers are 8-2-0-0 in their previous 10 games and are currently on a two game winning streak with wins over Weyburn and Yorkton.
The Bombers next home game is on Friday, November 12th against Melfort.