The final weekend of the regular season may not mean much terms of the standings for the Crusaders, who have already clinched first in the North Divison and have earned a bye through the first round of playoffs. However, this team is playing with history and win tonight will allow them to tie the franchise record in wins.
They are playing an Oil Barons team who have also already locked in their position in the standings and will have home ice advantage in a series against the Grand Praire Storm to start the post-season.
The last time these teams met the Crusaders were victims to facing hot goaltending, as they lost to the hands of Oil Barons goaltender Chris Curr. The Crusaders are looking to avoid that same fate tonight in their first of back to back games in the last weekend of the regular season.
Heres how it went down: