Bryan Lundbohm and Benoit Pouliot had a goal and an assist each to lead the Aeros. Erik Reitz added a power play goal for Houston (23-35-3-6), which was 0-12-2-1 on the road – including nine straight losses in regulation. The Aeros were outshot 45-17, but still handed the North Division-leading Moose (39-18-7-4) just their second loss in 19 games.
Jannik Hansen replied for the Moose.
Drew MacIntyre made 14 saves for Manitoba.