Trevor Kang broke a tie game in the third period as the Port Moody Black Panthers defeated the visiting Aldergrove Kodiaks 3-2.
The junior B hockey clubs were playing the start of a home-and-home series on Saturday (Oct. 15) at the Port Moody Arena.
Ryan Veillet and Josiah Friesen scored for the Kodiaks in the loss while Ross Baadsvik made 37 saves in the Aldergrove goal.
The teams will complete the home-and-home series Wednesday (Oct. 19) at the Aldergrove Arena.
The Kodiaks (3-4-0-0) will look to end their two-game losing streak.