The Flin Flon Bombers defeated the Nipawin Hawks 3-2 on Tuesday night, which was the lone Bomber game of the week. Goaltender Cal Schell made 22 saves for his 17th win of the season. Forward Jaeden Mercier scored the game winning goal 44 seconds into the 3rd period. Mercier returned to the lineup after missing the last 2 months due to an injury. Matt Egan and Zak Smith were the other Bomber goal scorers.
The Bombers were set to play against La Ronge last night but the game has been postponed.
The Bombers currently sit in 2nd place in the Sherwood Division, trailing Melfort by 4 points. The Bombers have 3 games in hand on the Mustangs.
The annual CJHL Trade Deadline is tomorrow at 5:00 PM.