Vasteras 4 vs. Orebro 2 (OT)
Brendan Mikkelson , Vasteras, 0-0-0, +1, 3 SOG, 2 PIM (high-sticking)
Season totals: 8 GP, 2-1-3, +1, 6 PIM
Mikael Backlund got back in the scoring column with an empty netter with time all but expired but Vasteras only narrowly managed a victory against Orebro as the visiting squad mounted a vigorous comeback attempt, scoring twice on fifteen shots while dictating play, in the third period. Tim Heed registered a goal and an assist for the second straight game. Vasteras (14-7-3-1, 49 PTS) travels to face league bottom-feeder Karlskrona (4-20-0-0, 12 PTS) on Sunday.