CHL Game Night: 11-20-09
Panik breaks out of his slump ... overtime games galore ... tough night for goalies.
PEI Rocket 4 @ Moncton Wildcats 5
D Mark Barberio, Q: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 8 SOG
Season Totals: 21 GP, 2-12-14, +3, 22 PIM
Barberioâ€™s eight shots on goal led the Wildcats.
Barrie Colts 3 @ Brampton Battalion 2 (OT)
LW/C Alex Hutchings, BAR: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 23 GP, 10-14-24, +7, 10 PIM
Hutchings set up Darren Archibald (undrafted) with the winner in overtime.
Erie Otters 4 @ London Knights 5 (OT)
G Jaroslav Janus, ERIE: OT Loss, 29 saves on 34 shots
Season Totals: 5 GP, 3-1-1-0, 3.19 GAA, .911 sv%
With Norfolk (AHL): 2 GP, 0-2-0, 1.52 GAA, .939 sv%
Erie scored twice in the third period to force overtime on the road, but the Knightâ€™s Jared Knight (heâ€™s on the right team) scored his second of the game to give London the win. Knight is 2010 draft eligible and a former commit to the University of Michigan. Heâ€™s a native of Michigan.
Windsor Spitfires 7 @ Sarnia Sting 1
C Richard Panik, WSR: 2-0-2, +2, 0 PIM, *Third Star*
Season Totals: 24 GP, 6-8-14, +13, 8 PIM
Panik hadnâ€™t registered a point in his last five games, but broke out in a big way against Sarnia with two goals and a Third Star honor.
Plymouth Whalers 3 @ Ottawa 67â€™s 4
LW Matais Sointu, OTT: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 21 GP, 3-7-10, +7, 6 PIM
Ottawa scored three times in the third period to steal a win over Tyler Seguin and Plymouth. The NHLâ€™s Central Scouting Bureau ranked Seguin ahead of Windsorâ€™s Taylor Hall for No.1 this week in their preliminary list of 2010 draft prospects from the OHL. Seguin had just an assist in the game.
Peterborough Petes 4 @ Oshawa Generals 3 (OT)
G Michael Zador, OSH: OT Loss, 37 saves on 41 shots
Season Totals: 18 GP, 7-9-2-0, 3.45 GAA, .893 sv%, 1 SO
Oshawa had tied the game with just over a minute left in the third. Zador is 1-8-1-0 in his last 10.