Sunday, December 18, 2011 –

Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre

Hamilton     1 0 1 1 – 3

Abbotsford 1 0 1 0 – 2

Led by two goals from Andreas Engqvist, the Hamilton Bulldogs beat the Abbostford Heat 3-2 in overtime Sunday.  The Bulldogs have three wins and two shootout losses over the past five games and are 5-1-0-2 since breaking a six-game losing streak. The Bulldogs return to the ice after a week off, on Boxing Day,  against the Toronto Marlies at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.

1st Period-

1, Hamilton, Engqvist 5 (Masse), 2:12 (PP).

2, Abbotsford, Henry 1 (Sylvester, Negrin), 10:13.

Penalties-Breen Abb (interference), 0:52; Avtsin Ham (roughing), 3:23; Bouma Abb (goaltender interference), 3:23; Dowling Abb (tripping), 3:57; Stejskal Ham (interference), 16:08.
2nd Period-

No Scoring.

Penalties-Engqvist Ham (cross-checking), 2:27; St-Denis Ham (tripping), 8:26; Desbiens Abb (slashing), 9:11; Nattinen Ham (tripping), 13:55; Kolanos Abb (slashing), 19:25.
3rd Period-

3, Hamilton, Palushaj 4 (Stafford, St-Denis), 0:28 (PP).

4, Abbotsford, Laing 5 (Walter, Kolanos), 3:10 (PP).

Penalties-Callahan Ham (tripping), 1:07; Henry Ham (slashing), 2:42; Sinkewich Abb (tripping), 13:04; Palushaj Ham (high-sticking), 14:53; Sylvester Abb (roughing), 18:41.

OT Period-

5, Hamilton, Engqvist 6 (Fortier, Stafford), 1:08.

Penalties-No Penalties

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 10-7-13-2-32. Abbotsford 16-13-3-0-32.

Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 2 / 6; Abbotsford 1 / 7.

Goalies-Hamilton, Lawson 9-8-3 (32 shots-30 saves). Abbotsford, Taylor 9-4-0 (32 shots-29 saves).

A-3,141 Referees-David Banfield (44), Trent Knorr (52). Linesmen-Kiel Murchison (35), Nathan Vanoosten (96).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2011-12 Individual Stats

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
24 Brian Willsie 26 3 11 14 -4 42 1 1 102 2.9
10 Phil DeSimone 28 6 7 13 -10 24 2 0 45 13.3
32 Frederic St-Denis 19 3 10 13 -2 6 2 0 28 10.7
28 Aaron Palushaj 14 4 8 12 -1 18 2 0 40 10.0
55 Garrett Stafford (total) 24 4 7 11 -5 14 4 0 29 13.8
POR 6 1 3 4 -3 6 1 0 8 12.5
HAM 18 3 4 7 -2 8 3 0 21 14.3
18 Dany Masse 28 6 4 10 -3 18 3 0 42 14.3
20 Louis Leblanc (X) 14 4 6 10 -7 4 2 0 48 8.3
7 Joe Callahan 26 1 9 10 -5 20 0 0 28 3.6
67 Alexander Avtsin 28 4 5 9 -11 16 1 0 53 7.5
22 Andreas Engqvist 14 6 2 8 3 14 3 0 25 24.0
14 Mike Blunden (X) 17 3 5 8 -2 12 0 0 49 6.1
19 Brock Trotter 5 2 5 7 -3 4 1 0 10 20.0
16 Olivier Fortier 16 3 3 6 -5 2 1 1 34 8.8
23 Joonas Nattinen 23 2 4 6 -3 12 1 0 29 6.9
40 Gabriel Dumont 19 3 2 5 -6 19 1 0 46 6.5
17 Mark Mitera 28 1 3 4 -12 22 0 0 28 3.6
15 Philippe Lefebvre 26 1 2 3 -6 4 0 0 32 3.1
53 T.J. Fast (total) 12 0 2 2 -5 8 0 0 4 0.0
CT 1 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 1 0.0
HAM 11 0 2 2 -4 6 0 0 3 0.0
12 Andrew Conboy 10 1 0 1 -2 12 0 0 13 7.7
21 Ian Schultz 15 1 0 1 0 30 0 0 16 6.3
13 Zack FitzGerald 26 1 0 1 -11 113 0 0 14 7.1
5 Alex Henry 28 1 0 1 -1 34 0 0 20 5.0
44 Olivier Malka (X) 8 0 1 1 -5 2 0 0 11 0.0
11 Alain Berger 17 0 1 1 -8 8 0 0 19 0.0
51 Mitch Wahl (total) 17 0 1 1 -5 4 0 0 16 0.0
ABB 5 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 8 0.0
HAM 12 0 1 1 -3 4 0 0 8 0.0
6 Joe Stejskal 22 0 1 1 -7 10 0 0 16 0.0
29 Robert Mayer 10 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
52 Nathan Lawson 21 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0.0
BENCH 28 1 2 1
TOTALS 28 60 96 155 -120 472 23 2 781 0.076

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
52 Nathan Lawson 21 1223:52 9 8 3 3 50 2.45 584 0.921
29 Robert Mayer 10 480:45 2 6 0 0 29 3.62 245 0.894
TOTALS 28 1711:46 11 14 3 3 82 2.87 829 0.910