Aces take game five to win series, 4-1.
Aces beat Steelheads, 4-2 to take a 3-1 series lead.
The visiting Alaska Aces notched a pair of goals in the span of less than 2:30 in the third period, pulling away from a tight game to defeat the Idaho Steelheads, 5-2, at CenturyLink Arena on Monday night. The Aces now lead the best-of -7 Western Conference semifinals, presented by KeyBank, two games to one.
Robinson strong in defeat, stopping 33 shots.
Robinson saves 43 shots in the win.
As far as wins and losses go, the Idaho Steelheads wound up in the middle of the pack in the Western Conference.
Idaho falls to Reno, 98-79.
The Idaho Stampede fell to the Santa Cruz Warriors 114-96 at CenturyLink Arena. The Warriors used a 41-point third quarter to take the lead and never looked back.
For the past two seasons the Idaho Stampede have been the lone NBA Development League affiliate of the Portland Trailblazers, but that partnership will end this year.
Panthers offensive tackle Jordan Gross is saying goodbye to the NFL after 11 seasons.
Special jerseys, auctioned and raffled off to raise money, generated nearly $12,500 for the Jayden DeLuca Foundation over the weekend.
Brock Montgomery's one-timer from the left-wing circle at the 9:14 mark of the third period proved to be the winning margin Monday afternoon as the Idaho Steelheads outlasted the Utah Grizzlies, 3-2, in front of 9,862 fans in West Valley City, UT.
Laurent Brossoit stopped 32 shots, including several third-period flurries, to carry the visiting Bakersfield Condors to a hard-fought, 2-1 win over the Idaho Steelheads on Wednesday night.
Pat Nagle stopped 48 of 49 shots on Saturday night, including all 19 he faced in a frantic first period, as the Idaho Steelheads held off the Colorado Eagles, 4-1, on Friday night in Boise.
Down by 23 points in the first quarter and down 18 after the first 12 minutes, Idaho outscored Los Angeles by 22 points over the course of the final three quarters to win 127-123.