SAN ANTONIO EARNS POINT BEHIND VILLE HUSSO’S 53 SAVES IN 2-1 OVERTIME LOSS
SAN ANTONIO EARNS POINT BEHIND VILLE HUSSO'S 53 SAVES IN 2-1 OVERTIME LOSS
Alex Belzile Extends Point Streak to Rampage Season-High Seven Games
SAN ANTONIO (Jan. 19, 2018) – Netminder Ville Husso records a career-high 53 saves as the San Antonio Rampage (22-16-3-0) earn a point against the Tucson Roadrunners (21-12-2-1) in a 2-1 overtime loss on Friday at the AT&T Center. Husso’s 53 saves is the most by a Rampage goaltender since Dec. 2, 2006 when David LeNeveu collected 55 saves against the Chicago Wolves.
Chris Butler put San Antonio on the board first with 96 seconds remaining in the opening period when he collected a centering pass from Alex Belzile and went top shelf on goaltender Hunter Miska for his third power-play goal of the season.
Tucson notched the game at one 15:05 into the second frame after Dysin Mayo cleaned up a loose puck in front of the net for his third of the season.
After a scoreless third period, the contest was forced into overtime. Mario Kempe landed the game-winning goal at 3:07 of the extra frame after finding an opening on the backside of the play.
Forwards: Defensemen: Goaltenders:
Kostin-Belzile-Grimaldi Butler-Mironov Husso
Blais-Agozzino-Joly Geertsen-Graham Martin
San Antonio wraps up their two-game series with the Tucson Roadrunners on Saturday, Jan. 20 at 7 p.m. at the AT&T Center. Season tickets for the 2017-18 campaign are available and can be purchased by calling a Rampage representative at 210-444-5554 or online at SARampage.com. The 2017-18 season is presented by H-E-B and Wells Fargo.