Nelson Leafs.

Nelson Leafs.

Thunder Cats edge Nelson Leafs 3-2

The Leafs scored twice in the third period

The Nelson Leafs’ comeback fell just short Tuesday in a 3-2 home loss against the Creston Valley Thunder Cats.

Johnny Carmichael and Tyson Lautard each scored power-play goals in the third period for the Leafs (2-3-1).

Sheldon Kwiatkowski, Hassen Himour and Karsten Gorrill scored for the Thunder Cats (3-3-0).

Nelson next visits the Castlegar Rebels on Friday.

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