The Monarchs broke the pattern. Barely.
Linden Vey scored with a shot through traffic with just 1.8 seconds left in overtime to lift Manchester to a 3-2 win over the Portland Pirates in front of 7,703 at Verizon Wireless Arena on Saturday night.
Manchester had won one, lost one through all of January.
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