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  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    QMJHL

    Moncton Wildcats 4 @ Gatineau Olympiques 3 (SO)

    D Adam Janosik, GAT: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 1 Hit
    Season Totals: 43 GP, 5-24-29, -10, 47 PIM

    Moncton won the shootout 2-1. Janosik (pictured) did not participate in the tiebreaker. Janosik is 20th in the league in points among defensemen. Sabres pick Jerome Gauthier-Leduc of Rimouski leads blueliners with 62 points in 50 games (24 goals).

    Halifax Mooseheads 2 @ Victoriaville Tigres 1 (SO)

    D Daniel Milan, VIC: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
    Season Totals: 49 GP, 1-6-7, -14, 43 PIM
    With Victoriaville: 16 GP, 1-1-2, -1, 12 PIM
    With Moncton: 33 GP, 0-5-5, -13, 31 PIM

    Halifax won the shootout 3-2. Former Lightning camper Brandon Hynes (Vic) and likely 2014 first overall pick Nathan MacKinnons (Hal) both scored in the skills competition.

    OHL

    Kitchener Rangers 3 @ London Knights 4 (SO)

    C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM (holding)
    Season Totals: 50 GP, 18-44-62, +17, 42 PIM

    Namestnikov’s streak of multi-point games ended at three. He had seven points in those three games. This game on Sunday between the two Midwest Division powers didn’t disappoint as it took a shootout to decide the winner. London got a goal from Jared Knight (Bruins) in the shootout to take the extra point. The Knights extended their lead over the Rangers to nine points for the division lead. Kitchener is one point behind Plymouth for the second most points in the league. London is 8-2 in their last 10 games.

    Niagara IceDogs 5 @ Oshawa Generals 3

    D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OSH: Did not play.
    Season Totals: 39 GP, 0-14-14, +4, 22 PIM
    With Oshawa: 12 GP, 0-3-3, +2, 4 PIM
    With Owen Sound: 27 GP, 0-11-11, +3, 20 PIM

    Rangers pick Christian Thomas, son of Lightning player development consultant Steve Thomas, had two goals for the second straight game.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Squandering their last chances.

    TB-2
    PIT-4

    Mathieu Garon allowed 4 goals on 41 shots for the loss.

    First Period
    TB Downie (10), (Purcell, Hedman), 9:58
    TB Downie (11), (Purcell, Clark), 10:09
    PIT Malkin (31), (Letang, Neal)(PP), 16:15

    Second Period
    PIT Kunitz (16), (Letang, Johnson), 0:56
    PIT Letang (8), (Kunitz, Neal), 4:28
    PIT Malkin (32), (Kunitz, Neal), 10:54

    Third Period
    NO SCORING

    I don't know what else you could ask for. The Lightning were spotted a 2 goal lead and let it slip away in in less than 11 minutes en route to getting doubled up. It's sad.

    J.T. Wyman was -1 with 1 shot and 1 hit in 6:17.

    Box score and extended statistics from NHL.com.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    3 games. 3 nights. 3 wins.

    NOR-3
    CHA-1

    Jaroslav Janus was fantastic, stopping 33 of 34 en route to the victory. He held the door closed in a first period where Norfolk was outshot 17-8 and really gave his club the chance to win tonight. That's what you need from your goalie on the 3rd game in 3 nights.

    First Period
    NOR Oberg, (4) (Ashton, Picard), 19:01

    Second Period
    NOR Conacher, (28) (Smith), 18:07

    Third Period
    CHA Sanguinetti, (6) (Boychuk, Muse), 18:17 (PP)
    NOR Labrie, (10) (Cote), 18:57 (EN)

    Norfolk's win coupled with Hershey's win over Wilkes-Barre/Scranton today tightens up the East Division race to a log jam of 3 teams within 2 points of first place with Hershey 1 point back of the Pens and the Ads 2 points behind the Pens. Norfolk can forge a tie for the division lead on Wednesday night when they travel to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. Big game.

    Box score from TheAHL.com.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Yale Bulldogs 2 @ No. 13 Cornell Big Red 4

    D Kirill Gotovets, COR: 0-0-0, +3, 4 PIM (hitting after the whistle, tripping), 0 SOG
    Season totals: 16 GP, 1-3-4, +7, 12 PIM

    With the victory, the Big Red has clinched the Ivy League title outright for the first time since the 2004-05 season. They are one point behind Union for first in the ECAC. Gotovets is plus-9 in his last three games.

    Alabama-Huntsville Chargers 1 @ No.20 Miami RedHawks 4

    F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: Did not play (injured)
    Season totals: 28 GP, 8-7-15, +8, 8 PIM

    Mullin missed his third straight game with a knee injury. Miami completed the weekend sweep of the Chargers with a win Saturday.

    Note: Brendan O’Donnell (North Dakota) is out for the season after undergoing shoulder surgery this week.

    Quinnipiac Bobcats 7 @ Clarkson Golden Knights 6

    F Matthew Peca, QU: 1-2-3, +3, 1 SOG, 0 PIM
    Season totals: 29 GP, 7-16-23, +6, 10 PIM

    Peca found some of his early season scoring magic with a three-point night for Quinnipiac. The Bobcats (17 points) are now just one point behind Clarkson for fifth in the ECAC standings. Union leads with 26 points.

    No.15 Ohio State Buckeyes 4 @ No. 18 Western Michigan Broncos 3

    D Luke Witkowski, UWM: 0-1-1, +1, 4 PIM (cross checking, roughing), 1 SOG
    Season totals: 31 GP, 1-6-7, +3, 43 PIM

    Witkowski (pictured) got an assist when he forced a turnover and quickly moved the puck up ice. His teammates took care of the rest. The Broncos, who beat OSU on Friday night in overtime, scored twice in the early third to take a 3-2 lead before giving up two late goals to lose it.

    *USCHO poll used

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    USHL

    Tri-City Storm 4 @ Fargo Force 3

    G Adam Wilcox, TC: Win, 35 saves on 38 shots, *First Star*
    Season Totals (with Tri-City): 17 GP, 7-10-1, 3.12 GAA, .913 sv%, 1 SO
    Season Totals (with Green Bay): 9 GP, 7-2-0, 2.27 GAA, .918 sv%, 2 SO

    A night after nearly stealing a win against Fargo and being named third star, Wilcox (pictured) stood on his head for most of the Saturday game and came away with a win and first star honors. The future Minnesota Golden Gopher reportedly put on a show for the Storm. TC is now two points behind Des Moines for the final playoff spot in the West, though the Bucs have two games in hand. The Storm have crawled out of the cellar to make a run at the playoffs.

    QMJHL

    Gatineau Olympiques 2 @ Drummondville Voltigeurs 4

    D Adam Janosik, GAT: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
    Season Totals: 42 GP, 5-23-28, -9, 47 PIM

    The Volts outshot Gatineau 36-21, including 17-8 in the final period.

    OHL

    Kingston Frontenacs 3 @ Oshawa Generals 4 (SO)

    D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OSH: Did not play.
    Season Totals: 39 GP, 0-14-14, +4, 22 PIM
    With Oshawa: 12 GP, 0-3-3, +2, 4 PIM
    With Owen Sound: 27 GP, 0-11-11, +3, 20 PIM

    Rangers pick Christian Thomas, son of Lightning player development consultant Steve Thomas, had two goals for Oshawa and was named first star. No word so far on Schemitsch being a healthy or injury scratch.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Florida Everblades 5 @ South Carolina Stingrays 3

    LW Alex Hutchings, FLA: 0-2-2, E, 1 SOG, 2 PIM (tripping)
    Season Totals: 16 GP, 8-7-15, +5, 12 PIM
    D Charles Landry, FLA: 0-1-1, +1, 0 SOG, 0 PIM
    Season Totals: 13 GP, 0-4-4, +3, 2 PIM
    D Kevin Quick, FLA: 0-0-0, E, 1 SOG, 0 PIM
    Season Totals: 9 GP, 0-3-3, -3, 2 PIM (Norfolk property)
    G Pat Nagle, FLA: Did not play (backup)
    Season Totals: 31 GP, 14-12-0-3, 2.98 GAA, .900 sv%, 1 SO

    Playing his second game in three months, Alex Hutchings had two assists and fellow Lightning prospect Charles Landry (pictured) had one assist to help the Everblades to a 5-3 road win over South Carolina. Dating back to mid-November before his injury, Hutchings has nine points in his last six games. Landry’s assist was his first point for Florida since before Christmas – a span of seven games (he spent some time with AHL Norfolk). Pat Nagle got the night off after taking a loss in Gwinnett the night before. Former Clarkson star Matt Beca had a hat trick for Florida. The 'Blades pulled within six points of South Carolina for third in the South Division. Florida has two games in hand on the Stingrays.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Laying the smacketh down.

    ADK-3
    NOR-7

    Dustin Tokarski allowed 3 goals on 25 shots but got a wee bit more goal support than last night to carry him to his 21st win of the year. That matches Tic's win total from all of last season and he now will zero in on his career mark of 27 wins set in his rookie campaign as his next milestone to beat.

    First Period
    NOR Panik, (11) (Palat, Johnson), 2:48
    NOR Kostka, (7) (Barberio, Palat), 4:36 (PP)
    NOR Conacher, (26) (Barberio, Panik), 5:07 (PP)
    NOR Conacher, (27) (Smith, Johnson), 8:20 (PP)

    Second Period
    ADK Brown, (6) (Klotz, Kessel), 4:23

    Third Period
    NOR Angelidis, (11) (Picard, Cote), 3:31
    ADK Kalinski, (9) (Manning, Akeson), 4:02
    NOR Smith, (19) (Labrie, Ashton), 13:23
    ADK Manning, (3) (Kessel, Holmstrom), 14:38 (PP)
    NOR Johnson, (16) (Fornataro, Devos), 17:36

    Cory Conacher, Mark Barberio, and Tyler Johnson were the game's three stars.

    Phantoms d-man Cullen Eddy messed with the bull and got the horns, earning a game misconduct for elbowing rookie phenom Conacher. The Ads proceeded to score 3 power play goals on the subsequent 5 minute major, including 2 by Conacher himself.

    Conacher did not manage a hat trick, but, by virtue of an assist added on Conacher's first goal, Richard Panik posted a first period Gordie Howe hat trick for the opening goal, a power play assist, and then a fight with ex-Admiral Dan Jancevski. When Panik attacks, Adirondack trembles.

    Barberio crossed the 40 point threshold with his 2 power play helpers tonight. He's now at 41 points in 48 games, pushing him 2 points ahead of Brian Connelly of Abbotsford for the lead amongst d-men. For his part, Mike Kostka has quietly pushed up into a tie for 11th amongst d-men in scoring with 27 points in 45 games.

    Norfolk picks up 1 point on Hershey, which fell in a shootout tonight, and keeps pace with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton. So, the Ads are 1 point back of the Bears and 4 points back of the Pens in the division. Both the Bears and Pens hold a game in hand on Norfolk. Norfolk heads to Charlotte tomorrow to face the Midwest Division (don't ask) leading Checkers.

    Box score from TheAHL.com.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Closing in on being able to declare a successful road trip.

    TB-2
    BUF-1

    Mathieu Garon was dazzling, stopping 26 of 27 for the victory, including several key stops in the final 10 minutes of the contest to preserve the victory and the 2 points.

    First Period
    NO SCORING

    Second Period
    TB Downie (9), (Hedman, Stamkos), 7:31
    TB Stamkos (37), (Purcell), 13:16

    Third Period
    BUF Pominville (20), (Vanek, Weber), 7:07

    Steven Stamkos and Garon were the game's first and second stars. Through two periods, I thought Stamkos was worthy of sweeping all three stars the way he played. His line's been the best the past two games, after Marty and Vinny upped the ante in the couple of games before that.

    They certainly did it the hard way by holding on by a fingernail at the end, but the Lightning are about 1 point away from having a successful road trip with 1 game left to go, and at least giving themselves a chance heading into the second half of February. They're 8 points back of Toronto, who got pounded tonight by Montreal, for 8th in the conference and 9 points back of the Panthers in the division. The Lightning have 4 games in hand on Ottawa, 2 on Toronto, and 3 on Winnipeg, and they've got a lot of head-to-head games against those 3 left on the schedule. The Lightning don't have any games in hand on Washington, but they do have enough head-to-head matchups left to make it interesting on the Caps. Florida has to help out the Lightning by imploding to give Tampa Bay hope of catching them. The Panthers did a lot to stabilize themselves by beating the Caps and then by beating New Jersey today, so that situation looks less rosy than it did a week ago.

    Brett Connolly played 7:26 in the game. Congratulations to Brett for graduating from prospect status on Bolt Prospects, as tonight was his 41st NHL game of the season.

    J.T. Wyman had 2 penalty minutes in 8:47.

    Box score and extended statistics from NHL.com.

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    Brown Bears 2 @ No. 13 Cornell Big Red 5

    D Kirill Gotovets, COR: 0-0-0, +4, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
    Season totals: 15 GP, 1-3-4, +4, 8 PIM

    Cornell scored five unanswered goals after falling in a 2-0 hole early in the game. Gotovets (pictured) was the team leader at plus-4.

    RPI Red Hawks 2 @ Harvard Crimson 2 (OT)

    F Alex Killorn, HAR: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
    Season totals: 23 GP, 15-15-30, +4, 35 PIMs

    This was a rare quiet game for Killorn on the scoresheet. The Crimson gave up the tying goal with 1:03 left in regulation. Killorn was on the ice for Harvard at the time.

    No.5 Boston College Eagles 6 @ Vermont Catamounts 1

    F Matt Marshall, UVM: Did not play (injured)
    Season totals: 2 GP, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM

    Marshall continues to miss time recovering from surgery. Reports state he’s expected back before the end of Vermont’s season. Rangers first rounder (2009) Chris Kreider had a goal for BC in the game. Flames pick John Gaudreau had two goals for the Eagles.

    Alabama-Huntsville Chargers 1 @ No.20 Miami RedHawks 3

    F Jimmy Mullin, MIA: Did not play (injured)
    Season totals: 28 GP, 8-7-15, +8, 8 PIM

    Mullin missed his second straight game with a knee injury.

    Note: Brendan O’Donnell (North Dakota) is out for the season after undergoing shoulder surgery this week.

    Quinnipiac Bobcats 3 @ St. Lawrence Saints 4

    F Matthew Peca, QU: 0-0-0, E, 3 SOG
    Season totals: 27 GP, 6-14-20, +3, 10 PIM

    The Bobcats spotted St. Lawrence a 4-0 lead before scoring three times in the third period to make it a game. They made it 4-3 with 3 ½ minutes to go but couldn’t get an equalizer.

    No.15 Ohio State Buckeyes 2 @ No. 18 Western Michigan Broncos 3 (OT)

    D Luke Witkowski, UWM: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
    Season totals: 30 GP, 1-5-6, +2, 39 PIM

    Broncos senior Dane Walters (undrafted) scored his 13th goal of the season in overtime to lift WMU to a home win over Ohio State.

    *USCHO poll used

  • 5 years 27 weeks ago

    USHL

    Tri-City Storm 1 @ Fargo Force 3

    G Adam Wilcox, TC: Loss, 33 saves on 35 shots, *Third Star*
    Season Totals (with Tri-City): 16 GP, 6-10-0, 3.13 GAA, .912 sv%, 1 SO
    Season Totals (with Green Bay): 9 GP, 7-2-0, 2.27 GAA, .918 sv%, 2 SO

    Wilcox nearly stole this game for underdog Tri-City by stopping 33 of 35 shots. He was given the third star award on the road, which is rare in a loss. Fargo scored what turned out to be the game-winning goal late in the first period. They added an empty net marker late.

    QMJHL

    Drummondville Voltigeurs 2 @ Victoriaville Tigres 3

    D Daniel Milan, VIC: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
    Season Totals: 48 GP, 1-6-7, -14, 43 PIM
    With Victoriaville: 15 GP, 1-1-2, -1, 12 PIM
    With Moncton: 33 GP, 0-5-5, -13, 31 PIM

    Yanni Gourde (undrafted) scored his 30th goal of the season late in the third period to break a 2-2 tie and lift Victoriaville to a home win. The Tigres are currently the league’s fourth seed, but have the third most points due to division leaders being seeded 1-3.

    OHL

    Plymouth Whalers 6 @ London Knights 8

    C Vladislav Namestnikov, LDN: 0-2-2, +2, 2 PIM (tripping)
    Season Totals: 49 GP, 18-44-62, +17, 40 PIM

    Namestnikov (pictured) had his third consecutive multi-point game to help London to an 8-6 win over the Whalers in a match-up of the league’s two top teams. London is now six points ahead of Plymouth for the league’s top point total.

    Oshawa Generals 2 @ Mississauga St. Michael’s Majors 5

    D Geoffrey Schemitsch, OSH: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM
    Season Totals: 39 GP, 0-14-14, +4, 22 PIM
    With Oshawa: 12 GP, 0-3-3, +2, 4 PIM
    With Owen Sound: 27 GP, 0-11-11, +3, 20 PIM

    Riley Brace (undrafted) scored the game’s final three goals to nearly single-handedly beat the Gens on Friday. Brace has 25 goals (60 points) in 50 games this season.

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