OHL Roundup: Knights hold off Steelheads 5-4 for eighth consecutive victory

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ruslan Gazizov had two goals and one assist, Brody Crane added a goal and three assists and the London Knights won their eighth in a row beating the Mississauga Steelheads 5-4 on Sunday.

Sean McGurn and Logan Mailloux each recorded a goal and one assist for London (17-7-1). Zach Bowen made 42 saves.

Kai Schwindt, Luke Misa and Luca DelBelBelluz, who notched two goals, provided the offence for Mississauga (12-10-3). Ryerson Leenders stopped 15 shots.

McGurn's goal 1:58 into the third period put the Knights up 5-2 before the Steelheads scored twice, the last coming with 2:07 remaining.

Mississauga outshot London 46-20 and went 1 for 5 on the power play. The Knights did not have a single man advantage in the contest.


67'S 6 PETES 2

OTTAWA — Vinzenz Rohrer notched a goal and two assists to lead Ottawa (21-4-0) to its third consecutive win, blowing out Peterborough (13-11-1-2). The 67's cruised to a 4-0 lead before the Petes got on the board late in the second period before adding another two goals in the third.



SAULT STE. MARIE, ONT. — Kirill Kudryavtsev, Ethan Montroy and Jordan D'Intino each recorded a goal and an assist as Sault Ste. Marie (8-10-4-4) topped Owen Sound (16-8-1-1). Samuel Ivanov stopped 27 shots in the win as the Greyhounds picked up their second straight win.



SARNIA, ONT. — Connor Punnett scored the game-winning goal 4:35 into overtime as Barrie (11-9-2-1) edged Sarnia (13-8-4-2). The Colts surrendered a 2-0 lead with Ty Volt scoring the game-tying marker to send it to overtime for the Sting.



SUDBURY, ONT. — David Goyette recorded two goals and three assists, Quentin Musty added one goal and six assists and Sudbury (8-13-3) pummelled Niagara (6-15-3). Dylan Robinson scored two goals of his own while Nick DeGrazia notched one goal and four assists.



KINGSTON, ONT. — Gavin Hayes capped a two-goal effort with the last of three unanswered goals as Flint (15-9-2-1) downed Kingston (12-12-1-1). The Firebirds were down 2-1 by the 5:31 mark of the second period before roaring back.



HAMILTON — Luca Marrelli scored the eventual winner as Oshawa (8-13-1-2) edged Hamilton (11-11-1). Luke Torrance netted the tiebreaking goal at 9:43 of the third period before Marrelli added the winner at 13:10 before the Bulldogs added one more.

This roundup was generated automatically with a CP-developed application.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Dec. 4, 2022.

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