Kris McKay played hero Thursday evening at the LBA, scoring his first goal of the season in overtime to seal a 5-4 Miramichi victory. James Sanford, Bryce Silliker, Robbie Veriker and Jesse Colborne supplied the other Phantoms goals while Marc Richard was in goal for the win. With the victory the Phantoms sneak into first place in the East with a 9-6-3 record.
The Miramichi Phantoms found themselves in a 5-2 hole late in the third period Wednesday evening but then clawed back to force overtime, then a shoot-out where Darcy Foran scored the winner in round five to seal a 6-5 Miramichi win. James Sanford, Bryce Silliker, Stanson Donovan, Kris Keating and Jeff Wilson had regulation goals for the Phantoms, while Jonathan Connelly was in net to preserve the win.