The Steele County Blades return to the ice at Four Seasons Centre in Owatonna for a Friday night-Nov 28 showdown with Hudson. Game time is 7:00pm.

The Blades closed a long home stand recently on a five-game winning streak. They lost a pair of road games last weekend. Steele County is 2-0 vs the Crusaders this season, with a 6-3 and 6-5(overtime) wins.

Hudson (12-5-3) is in third place, just in front of Steele County (13-7) in the Minnesota Division standings.

Blades forward Joel Lehtonen (Helsinki, Finland) is among the leading scorers in the Minnesota Junior Hockey League. Here is a recent interview with him. (Recorded November 18)