Elitserien Game Night: 12-26-12
Brynas 1 @ HV 71 2 (OT)
Johan Harju, Brynas, 0-0-0, E, 5 SOG, 2 PIM (interference)
Season totals: 33 GP, 11-6-17, +5, 37 PIM
Brynas managed to force a regulation tie and secure a point before falling in the extra-session to HV 71 on Wednesday night in the first game action for either club since early December. It was the fifth-straight for HV 71 against Brynas. Former Lightning netminder Johan Holmqvist, who stopped thirty-one of thirty-three shots in the match, took the loss. Johan Harju registered a game-high five shots-on-goal. Brynas (13-9-4-7, 54 PTS) continues its road swing Friday against Farjestads (14-10-4-4, 54 PTS), another club that has enjoyed recent success in meetings between the two clubs as winners of the last three matches.