Jakin Smallwood’s 11th goal of the season on the power play 6:23 into the first period proved to be the game winning goal as the Winnipeg ICE shut out the Swift Current Broncos 7-0 Wednesday night.
Connor McClennon scored twice while singles came from Matthew Savoie, Nolan Orzeck, Skyler Bruce and Chase Bertholet as the ICE improved their record to 20-1 and a perfect 12-0 on home ice.
McClennon now leads the WHL with 17 goals. Savoie also had two assists, he now leads the WHL with 36 points.
Gage Alexander made 23 saves for his second shut out of the season. Reid Dyck stopped 40 of 47 for the Broncos.
Winnipeg was 4/8 on the power play. Swift Current finished the night 0/1.