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Submitted by pete on February 25, 2006 - 15:06
While Russia prepared to battle the Czech Republic at the Olympics today for the bronze medal, in the Superleague it was back to business for two teams. Khimik MO defeated Lada Togliatti 2-0 today. Goaltender Vasily Koshechkin's record drops to 16-12-6 with the loss.
Submitted by pete on February 24, 2006 - 23:33
[b]QMJHL[/b] LW Mark Tobin scored his 24th goal of the season, a power play marker, as Rimouski was defeated 4-1 by Val-d'Or. [b]OHL[/b] G Kevin Beech stopped 20 of 21 shots faced as Sudbury beat Oshawa 3-1. C/W Chris Lawrence scored Missisauga's lone goal, a power play goal which was his 17th of the season, as the Ice Dogs were crushed 8-1 by Brampton. Lawrence has 14 goals and 27 points in 28 games with Missisauga since being traded from Sault Ste Marie earlier this season. LW Radek Smolenak had 1 assist as Kingston shut out Peterborough 4-0. [b]WHL[/b] C Blair Jones was held scoreless as Moose Jaw defeated Saskatoon 5-1. LW Justin Keller had 2 goals as Kelowna defeated Kootenay 5-3. D Vladimir Mihalik was held scoreless as Red Deer beat Swift Current 3-2 in a shootout.
Submitted by pete on February 24, 2006 - 23:30
Morgan Cey with the 1-0 shutout. Beautiful. TOL-0 JHN-1 Cey stopped all 30 shots he faced in the victory. Doug Andress scored the game's only goal in the second period. Game sheet from [url=http://www.echl.com/cgi-bin/ppublic.cgi?action=box&id=2900]ECHL.com.[/url]
Submitted by pete on February 24, 2006 - 23:24
Poor Gerald Coleman was in a shooting gallery tonight as the Falcons' comeback bid fell short. SPR-3 HFD-4 Gerald Coleman broke the Springfield Falcons record set earlier this year by Jonathan Boutin by making 54 saves on 58 shots faced in the loss. Zbynek Blatny and Jason Jaspers each had 1 goal and 1 assist each and Marek Kvapil had 2 assists as that line remained hot. Nick Tarnasky had an unassisted goal to start the unsuccessful third period rally. Game sheet from [url=http://ahl.leaguestat.com/stats/game-summary.php?game_id=1001795]TheAHL.com.[/url]
Submitted by pete on February 23, 2006 - 21:31
Stupid. Simply the stupidest I've seen the Falcons play this season. LOW-4 SPR-1 Game sheet from [url=http://ahl.leaguestat.com/stats/game-summary.php?game_id=1001792]TheAHL.com.[/url] There's more on the flip.