The Kenai River Brown Bears were edged out in a shootout at the Soldotna Sports Center on Friday night as they lost 4-3 to the Dawson Creek (British Columbia) Rage. The Bears fell 2 points behind Fresno in the playoff race.
There are excuses, and then there are basic biological facts. Kenai River Brown Bears coach Oliver David said he doesn’t want to make excuses for his team’s recent 1-5 slide that has left the Bears three points behind in the playoff race. But David said he does understand that his team did not have the energy it normally does during the six-games-in-nine-days stretch due to the flu.
The Alaska Avalanche of Palmer swept a two-game series from the Kenai River Brown Bears on Friday and Saturday at the MTA Events Center in Palmer. The Bears fell three points behind in the playoff race.
The Alaska Avalanche of Palmer made an early lead stand up in a 2-1 victory over the Kenai River Brown Bears on Friday in front of 333 fans at the MTA Events Center in Palmer. The loss knocked the Bears a point behind Fresno in the playoff race.