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Spokane Chiefs come from behind to beat Americans in shootout 4-3

Ty Smith scored two goals in the third period to tie it up and send it to overtime. It went to a shootout and the Chiefs took care of business.

SPOKANE, Wash. — The Spokane Chiefs overcame a two goal deficit in the third period to storm back and beat the Tri-City Americans 4-3 in a shootout on Saturday.

With the team down two, defenseman Ty Smith scored two goals to tie it up. The game would go to overtime where neither team scored.

The Chiefs won in a shootout after they did'n't allow the Americans to score in the shootout. Left wing Brad Ginnell scored the lone goal in the shootout.

The Chiefs outshot the Americans 57-19 in this game. Forward Luke Toporowski scored the other Chiefs goal.

Spokane plays again on March 4 against Edmonton on the road.

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