The Hamilton Bulldogs failed to feed off their come-from-behind shootout victory over the AHL leading St. John’s IceDogs Friday night at the Bell Centre, giving up the first six goals in a 6-1 loss to the  Marlies at Richoh Coliseum in Toronto.

Joonas Nattinen scored the lone Bulldogs goal his eighth of the season.  Nattinen, who was last week’s AHL Player of the Week, has broken loose with six goals and an assist in his last six games.

Nicolas Deschamps led the Marlies with 2 goals and 3 assists.  His centre Philippe Dupuis with a goal and three assists..  Others scored by Greg Scott,  Simon Gysbers and Juraj Mikus.

It was the eighth of twelve meetings between the teams this season.  Each team has won four times.

The Bulldogs will face the Marlies again  at Copps Coliseum on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m

Sunday, February 26, 2012 – Ricoh Coliseum

1st Period-

1, Toronto, Mikus 2 (Dupuis, Deschamps), 3:23.

2, Toronto, Dupuis 6 (Mueller, Deschamps), 10:24.

3, Toronto, Gysbers 5 (Deschamps, Dupuis), 14:49 (PP).

Penalties-Nattinen Ham (hooking), 11:17; Stafford Ham (cross-checking), 14:47.

2nd Period-

4, Toronto, Deschamps 8 (Dupuis, Gysbers), 0:48.

5, Toronto, Deschamps 9 (Gysbers, Mueller), 16:35 (PP).

Penalties-Avtsin Ham (high-sticking), 7:30; Kadri Tor (diving), 7:30; FitzGerald Ham (delay of game), 14:15; Willsie Ham (cross-checking), 14:51; Mitera Ham (roughing), 16:57; Orr Tor (roughing), 16:57; Rosehill Tor (roughing, slashing), 16:57.

3rd Period-

6, Toronto, Scott 14   4:05.

7, Hamilton, Nattinen 8 (Stafford, St-Denis), 5:27.

Penalties-Holzer Tor (high-sticking), 5:38; Mueller Tor (tripping), 8:14.

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 8-7-13-28. Toronto 13-12-8-33.

Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 0 / 4; Toronto 2 / 4.

Goalies-Hamilton, Lawson 17-14-3 (13 shots-10 saves); Mayer 7-12-1 (20 shots-17 saves). Toronto, Owuya 9-5-1 (28 shots-27 saves).

A-5,064

Referees-Tim Mayer (19), Chris Ciamaga (24). Linesmen-Jesse Wilmot (19), Paul Reid (62).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2011-12 Individual Stats

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
22 Andreas Engqvist 41 16 15 31 0 26 7 0 97 16.5
28 Aaron Palushaj (X) 31 13 18 31 1 33 5 0 105 12.4
24 Brian Willsie 47 10 18 28 -7 62 5 1 174 5.7
55 Garrett Stafford (total) 46 8 20 28 -8 20 8 0 62 12.9
POR 6 1 3 4 -3 6 1 0 8 12.5
HAM 40 7 17 24 -5 14 7 0 54 13.0
10 Phil DeSimone 55 11 16 27 -17 32 3 0 90 12.2
32 Frederic St-Denis 46 3 22 25 -5 14 2 0 90 3.3
21 Ian Schultz 42 4 14 18 4 90 0 0 66 6.1
20 Louis Leblanc (X) 25 9 8 17 -8 18 2 0 92 9.8
7 Joe Callahan 53 2 15 17 -7 50 0 0 69 2.9
40 Gabriel Dumont 42 9 7 16 -6 38 3 0 106 8.5
18 Dany Masse 49 9 7 16 -5 24 3 0 66 13.6
51 Blake Geoffrion (total) 25 4 12 16 -2 10 1 0 52 7.7
MIL 20 2 7 9 -3 8 0 0 32 6.3
HAM 5 2 5 7 1 2 1 0 20 10.0
23 Joonas Nattinen 42 8 7 15 3 26 2 0 56 14.3
16 Olivier Fortier 30 7 7 14 -2 24 3 1 58 12.1
67 Alexander Avtsin 45 6 7 13 -17 28 1 0 78 7.7
15 Philippe Lefebvre 51 4 4 8 -14 8 0 0 69 5.8
14 Mike Blunden (X) 17 3 5 8 -2 12 0 0 49 6.1
17 Mark Mitera 55 2 6 8 -20 32 0 0 58 3.4
19 Brock Trotter 5 2 5 7 -3 4 1 0 10 20.0
25 Ryan White (X) 4 4 1 5 2 26 0 0 10 40.0
51 Mitch Wahl (total) (X) 27 2 3 5 -1 6 0 0 27 7.4
ABB 5 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 8 0.0
HAM 22 2 3 5 1 6 0 0 19 10.5
13 Zack FitzGerald 53 2 3 5 -12 188 0 0 25 8.0
5 Alex Henry 55 1 3 4 4 72 0 0 41 2.4
53 T.J. Fast (total) 28 0 4 4 -7 32 0 0 13 0.0
CT 1 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 1 0.0
HAM 27 0 4 4 -6 30 0 0 12 0.0
11 Alain Berger 31 1 2 3 -16 15 1 0 39 2.6
26 Eric Lampe (total) 8 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 9 11.1
LE 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
HAM 5 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 8 12.5
6 Joe Stejskal 36 0 2 2 -6 16 0 0 25 0.0
12 Andrew Conboy 10 1 0 1 -2 12 0 0 13 7.7
44 Olivier Malka 9 0 1 1 -5 2 0 0 12 0.0
3 Robert Slaney (total) 13 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 15 0.0
MIL 9 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 9 0.0
HAM 4 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 6 0.0
29 Robert Mayer 25 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0.0
52 Nathan Lawson 37 0 1 1 0 6 0 0 0 0.0
39 Peter Delmas (X) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
54 Peter Lenes (X) 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
27 Joey Haddad (total) 12 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 13 0.0
BRI 8 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 8 0.0
HAM 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0.0
BENCH 55 2 8 2
TOTALS 55 141 224 363 -150 924 46 2 1624 0.086

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
39 Peter Delmas (X) 1 60:00 1 0 0 0 1 1.00 26 0.963
52 Nathan Lawson 37 2044:21 17 14 3 4 91 2.67 929 0.911
29 Robert Mayer 25 1220:18 7 12 1 0 65 3.20 588 0.900
TOTALS 55 3341:46 25 26 4 4 164 2.94 1543 0.904