Juniors Game Night: 10-7-17

Ontario Hockey League

Barrie Colts 6 @ Saginaw Spirit 2

W Alexey Lipanov, BAR: 1-2-3, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG, 6/21 FO, *Third Star*
Season Totals: 8 GP, 2-8-10, +5, 0 PIM
‘16-‘17 Totals (VHL-Russia): 21 GP, 3-5-8, +5, 8 PIM

Lipanov was third star as Barrie beat Saginaw in Michigan, 6-2. Andrei Svechnikov (2018) had two goals for the Colts.

London Knights 2 @ Erie Otters 5

W Taylor Raddysh, Erie: 0-1-1, +3, 4 PIM, 8 SOG
Season Totals: 6 GP, 1-6-7, +3, 10 PIM
‘16-‘17 Totals: 58 GP, 42-66-108, +67, 37 PIM

Erie got back on the winning side after defeating another traditional powerhouse, London, 5-2. Both teams are a shadow of their former selves this year so far.

Western Hockey League

Kelowna Rockets 4 @ Prince George Cougars 3 (OT)

D Cal Foote, KEL: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season Totals: 6 GP, 2-6-8, +3, 4 PIM
‘15-‘16 Totals: 71 GP, 6-51-57, +39, 41 PIM

Kelowna completed a 2-game sweep in Prince George, winning both games in overtime. Dillon Dube (Flames) had a goal and three assists for the Rockets.

Saskatoon Blades 3 @ Regina Pats 7

D Libor Hajek, SAS: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season Totals: 5 GP, 0-2-2, -8, 6 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals: 61 GP: 4-22-26, -17, 86 PIM

Zeros across the board for Hajek Saturday. The Blades fell to 1-4 on the season.

United States Hockey League

Dubuque Fighting Saints 1 @ Green Bay Gamblers 2 (OT)

C Cole Guttman, DBQ: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 1 SOG
Season Totals: 2 GP, 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM
’16-‘17 Totals: 53 GP, 27-27-54, +21, 18 PIM

Jon Cooper’s former club got an overtime winner from defenseman Carver Watson (undrafted, Michigan Tech commit) to top the Saints, 2-1.

USHL Note: Sam Walker, a Minnesota commit, is playing high school hockey this season. He’s expected to jump back into the USHL at some point.