OTTAWA – Brett Neumann scored his second goal of the night at 19:14 of the third period as the Oshawa Generals edged the Ottawa 67’s, 3-2 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.
Serron Noel also scored for the Generals (13-3-1), who stayed ahead of Ottawa for top spot in the Eastern Conference.
Alec Belanger and Austen Keating replied for the 67’s (12-5-0), who had their six-game win streak halted.
Zachary Paputsakis made 33 saves for Oshawa as Cedrick Andree turned aside 28 shots for Ottawa.
The Generals went 1 for 3 on the power play while the 67’s scored once on three chances with the man advantage.
FIREBIRDS 5 STEELHEADS 3
FLINT, Mich. — Riley McCourt had a pair of goals as the Firebirds erased a three-goal deficit to beat Mississauga.
Evgeniy Oksentyuk, Connor Roberts and Ethan Keppen also scored for Flint (11-5-0). Luke Cavallin made 25 saves for the win.
Thomas Harley, Nick Isaacson and Nicholas Canade built up a 3-0 lead for the Steelheads (5-11-0). Kai Edmonds stopped 41-of-45 shots in defeat.
PETES 4 FRONTENACS 1
KINGSTON, Ont. — Brady Hinz had two goals and an assist and Declan Chisolm tacked on three helpers as Peterborough handed the Frontenacs their 10th loss in a row.
Keegan McMullen and Semyon Der-Arguchintsev also scored while Tye Austin turned away 25 shots for the Petes (13-5-0).
Maddox Callens replied for Kingston (1-13-3). Ryan Dugas turned away 31 shots in a losing cause.
STING 7 GREYHOUNDS 4
SARNIA, Ont. — Sean Josling had two goals and an assist as the Sting downed Sault Ste. Marie for their third win in a row.
Eric Hjorth, Jamieson Rees, Theo Hill, Marko Jakovljevic and Ryan McGregor also found the back of the net for Sarnia (8-8-0), which got 33 saves from Jordan Kooy.
Holden Wale, Cole MacKay, Zack Trott and Billy Constantinou scored for the Greyhounds (6-11-1), losers of six straight. Ethan Taylor gave up five goals on 15 shots for the loss.
WOLVES 6 ICEDOGS 0
SUDBURY, Ont. — Christian Purboo made 28 saves and Quinton Byfield had a goal and two assists as the Wolves blanked Niagara for their third straight win.
Kalle Loponen, Owen Robinson, Nolan Hutcheson, Shane Bulitka and David Levin also scored for Sudbury (12-7-0).
Christian Sbaraglia turned aside 35 shots for the IceDogs (5-11-3), who are on a six-game skid.
STORM 6 RANGERS 3
KITCHENER, Ont. — Cam Hillis had two goals and two assists and Daniil Chayka also struck twice as Guelph doubled up the Rangers for its fifth win in a row.
Cedric Ralph and Josh Wainman also scored for the Storm (8-4-3), who got 34 saves from Nico Daws.
Jonathan Yantsis scored twice and Reid Valade had the other goal for Kitchener (6-5-4). Lucas Pfeil made 36 stops in defeat.
KNIGHTS 4 BATTALION 3
LONDON, Ont. — Connor McMichael had a goal and three helpers to take over the league scoring lead and Ryan Merkley scored twice as the Knights beat North Bay to improve to 6-0-1 in their lasts even contests.
Liam Foudy added a goal and two assists for London (9-4-2). Dylan Myskiw only had to make 14 saves for the victory.
Mitchell Russell, Brad Chenier and Matthew Struthers scored for the Battalion (3-14-0), losers of eight in a row. Joe Vrbetic stopped 46 shots in defeat.
This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 8, 2019.Visit Curious Cast Listen on Apple Podcasts Listen on Google Podcasts Subscribe with RSS
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