The Hamilton Bulldogs scored four unanswered goals, three of them in the third period to beat the Texas Stars 4-2 in Austin Thursday night.  It was the tenth game of a historic 12 game road trip for the Bulldogs.  Their record so far is 5-4-1.

The Bulldogs came back from a 2-0 deficit with goals from Travis Novak, Gabriel Dumont,  Joonas Naatinen and Mark Mitera.   Travis Morin and Luke Gazdic had given the Stars a 2-0 lead.  Novak;s goal was his first as a professional.  He is playing for the Bulldogs on a professional tryout contract.

Hamilton outshot the Stars, a Dallas farm team, 39-30.

The Bulldogs will play at Houston Saturday and conclude their 28 day odyssey on Tuesday at Oklahoma City.

 

Hamilton Bulldogs 4 at Texas Stars 2 –
Thursday, March 29, 2012 – Cedar Park Center

1st Period-

1, Texas, Morin 11 (Smith, Schiestel), 17:34.

Penalties-Schiestel Tex (slashing), 12:36.

2nd Period-

2, Texas, Gazdic 10 (Vause), 11:12.

3, Hamilton, Novak 1 (Flanigan, Berger), 13:09.

Penalties-Mitera Ham (tripping), 11:43; Willsie Ham (interference), 14:48.

3rd Period-

4, Hamilton, Dumont 13 (Slaney), 13:51 (PP).

5, Hamilton, Nattinen 10 (Engqvist), 18:44.

6, Hamilton, Mitera 3 (Willsie), 19:46 (EN).

Penalties-Avtsin Ham (hooking), 6:43; Lukowich Tex (cross-checking), 13:11; Malka Ham (delay of game), 15:37.

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 19-10-10-39. Texas 6-14-10-30.
Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 1 / 2; Texas 0 / 4.
Goalies-Hamilton, Mayer 11-16-1 (30 shots-28 saves). Texas, Campbell 2-2-0 (38 shots-35 saves).
A-5,824
Referees-Ian Croft (87).
Linesmen-Randy Sappo (78), Brad Phillips (82).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2011-12 Individual Stats

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
22 Andreas Engqvist 53 19 19 38 1 36 8 0 128 14.8
24 Brian Willsie 61 14 24 38 -8 86 6 2 218 6.4
28 Aaron Palushaj (X) 31 13 18 31 1 33 5 0 105 12.4
10 Phil DeSimone 69 13 18 31 -27 36 5 0 115 11.3
55 Garrett Stafford (total) 47 9 19 28 -8 20 8 0 64 14.1
POR 6 1 3 4 -3 6 1 0 8 12.5
HAM 41 8 16 24 -5 14 7 0 56 14.3
32 Frederic St-Denis (X) 54 3 25 28 -4 16 2 0 105 2.9
40 Gabriel Dumont 54 13 9 22 -12 51 5 1 133 9.8
21 Ian Schultz 53 6 16 22 -2 99 1 0 85 7.1
23 Joonas Nattinen 56 10 9 19 1 30 3 0 73 13.7
20 Louis Leblanc (X) 27 9 10 19 -8 26 2 0 99 9.1
51 Blake Geoffrion (total) (X) 25 4 13 17 -2 10 1 0 52 7.7
MIL 20 2 7 9 -3 8 0 0 32 6.3
HAM 5 2 6 8 1 2 1 0 20 10.0
7 Joe Callahan 55 2 15 17 -7 50 0 0 74 2.7
18 Dany Masse 51 9 7 16 -4 24 3 0 68 13.2
16 Olivier Fortier 30 7 7 14 -2 24 3 1 58 12.1
67 Alexander Avtsin 59 6 8 14 -24 34 1 0 96 6.3
17 Mark Mitera 69 3 8 11 -22 48 0 0 86 3.5
15 Philippe Lefebvre 65 4 6 10 -18 10 0 0 83 4.8
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
11 Alain Berger 45 1 6 7 -18 17 1 0 58 1.7
25 Ryan White (X) 4 4 1 5 2 26 0 0 10 40.0
3 Robert Slaney (total) 27 3 2 5 2 6 0 0 34 8.8
MIL 9 0 1 1 3 2 0 0 9 0.0
HAM 18 3 1 4 -1 4 0 0 25 12.0
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 67 2 3 5 -15 235 0 0 36 5.6
53 T.J. Fast (total) 38 1 4 5 -11 34 0 0 19 5.3
CT 1 0 0 0 -1 2 0 0 1 0.0
HAM 37 1 4 5 -10 32 0 0 18 5.6
5 Alex Henry 67 1 3 4 4 89 0 0 46 2.2
26 Eric Lampe (total) (X) 16 2 1 3 -2 2 0 0 19 10.5
LE 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0.0
HAM 13 2 0 2 -2 2 0 0 18 11.1
27 Travis Novak 5 1 2 3 2 0 0 0 8 12.5
44 Olivier Malka 19 1 2 3 -3 16 0 0 38 2.6
25 Jesse Todd 4 0 3 3 3 0 0 0 8 0.0
6 Joe Stejskal 50 0 3 3 -13 26 0 0 39 0.0
26 Ryan Flanigan 4 1 1 2 2 4 0 0 7 14.3
12 Andrew Conboy 10 1 0 1 -2 12 0 0 13 7.7
27 Joey Haddad (total) (X) 19 1 0 1 -3 2 0 0 20 5.0
BRI 8 0 0 0 -3 2 0 0 8 0.0
HAM 11 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 12 8.3
29 Robert Mayer 34 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0.0
52 Nathan Lawson 44 0 1 1 0 8 0 0 0 0.0
39 Peter Delmas 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
14 Trevor Hendrikx 2 0 0 0 1 7 0 0 0 0.0
BENCH 69 2 10 2
TOTALS 69 169 265 432 -193 1135 54 4 2018 0.083

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
39 Peter Delmas 1 60:00 1 0 0 0 1 1.00 26 0.963
52 Nathan Lawson 44 2402:26 19 17 4 5 103 2.57 1098 0.914
29 Robert Mayer 34 1706:26 11 16 1 0 87 3.06 840 0.906
TOTALS 69 4188:53 31 33 5 5 201 2.88 1964 0.907