Brown Bears defeat Monsters in overtime
The Kenai River Brown Bears defeated the host Fresno (Calif.) Monsters 5-4 on Sunday in overtime to move into a tie for first place in the North American Hockey League West Division.
The Brown Bears have never been in first place this late in the season in franchise history.
Kenai River is 11-4-1, good for 23 points and a tie with the Fairbanks Ice Dogs. The Monsters earned a point to move into sole possession of third place at 8-5-4.