The Flin Flon Bombers and Laronge Ice Wolves finally got back on the ice last night as the SJHL kicked off their pre-season.
In front of 150 spirited fans the Bombers knocked off the Wolves in OT, 3 to 2.
Laronge actually led 2-0 after one period but the Bombers kept getting better as the night went on and reeled off three straight goals to win the game.
Hayden Clayton and Nathan Gagne both scored in the second and third periods to send the game to OT.
The Bombers, who had the most lethal powerplay last season scored with the extra attacker in the extra period when Clayton would score his second of the contest.
Flin Flon heavilly out shot Laronge 51 to 29 and went 2 for 7 on the pp. Laronge was 0 for 4.
Cal Schell stopped 27 shots for the winm and local product Alex Bell turned away 48 shots in a losing cause,
Nolan Doell and Narek Alehsanyan scored the Laronge goals.
These two teams will battle three more times in exhibition with the next game Saturday in Laronge. This will be an 8:30 Manitoba start time.