Blades go down in Swift Current, drop out of playoff spot

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March 12, 2017 - 12:34am
A late goal pushed the Swift Current Broncos past Saskatoon 3-2.
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A late goal pushed the Swift Current Broncos past Saskatoon 3-2.

Riley Lindgren scored the game winner with 58 seconds left as Swift Current beat the Saskatoon Blades 3-2.

The Blades are now one point back of Calgary for the final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference. The Hitmen beat Lethbridge 5-2 on Saturday.

Mason McCarty and Logan Christensen had the goals for the Blades, who at one point led 2-1 in the first period.

Logan Flodell made 27 saves in the loss.

Saskatoon visits Regina on Tuesday.