marliesDefenceman Greg Pateryn scored 3:53 into overtime to give the Hamilton Bulldogs a 2-1 win over the Toronto Marlies Thursday afternoon before over 16-thousand fans at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto.  It was the Bulldogs first win in six games, moving their record to 13-14-4 for the season.

Joonas Nattinen scored the other Hamilton goal.  Toronto defenceman T.J. Brenan tied the game with eight minutes left to send it into overtime.
In overtime, Pateryn put home a rebound off a shot by defenceman Jarred Tinordi to seal the win for Hamilton.
Dustin Tokarski made 18 saves on 19 shots in the Bulldogs net in the win. Drew MacIntyre made 38 saves on 40 shots for the Marlies.

Notes –

……The Bulldogs remain in fourth place in the AHL North Division two points behind second place Rochester and four behind the division leading Marlies.

…..The Bulldogs will play the Marlies again Friday at Copps Coliseum in Toronto and complete a three games in three days stretch in Utica on Saturday.

……The game’s three stars were  Marlies goaltender Drew MacIntyre. Pateryn and Nattinen.

……Pateryn now has five goals to lead all Hamilton defencemen.  With 12 points in 24 games he also leads in that category.  He is also plus-7.   Nathan Beaulieu, last year’s defence scoring leader has 2 goals, 6 assists in 25 games and is minus-5. (Updated Team Scoring Statistics Below)

…….Joonas Nattinen has three points including two goals in two games since being made a healthy scratch for the first time this season.

……Mike Blunden led the Bulldogs with nine shots on goal.  Nathan Beaulieu had six of the 40 registered by the Bulldogs.  Beaulieu and Louis Leblanc share the team lead in shots on goal with 69.

……Hamilton scratches: D-Nathan McIver ,LW-Stephan MacAulay and D-Matt Grassi. – all healthy.   F Steve Quailer (Upper body ); D Drew Schiestel (Upper body); LW-Steve Thomas (upper body)

…… The game was played before an announced crowd of 16,589 fans in the Marlies’ third annual Boxing Day game at Air Canada Centre.
Thursday, December 26, 2013 – Air Canada Centre

Hamilton 0 1 0 1 – 2
Toronto    0 0 1 0 – 1

1st Period-

No Scoring.

Penalties-Staubitz Tor (interference), 3:55; St. Pierre Ham (high-sticking), 9:35; served by Devane Tor (bench minor – too many men), 13:02; Devane Tor (roughing), 17:00.

2nd Period-

1, Hamilton, Nattinen 5   9:59.

Penalties-Tarnasky Ham (holding the stick), 0:37; Tarnasky Ham (unsportsmanlike conduct, fighting), 6:28; Broll Tor (unsportsmanlike conduct, fighting), 6:28; Staubitz Tor (charging), 10:45; Dietz Ham (fighting), 15:31; Ryan Tor (fighting), 15:31; Chouinard Ham (tripping), 19:29.

3rd Period-

2, Toronto, Brennan 13 (Percy), 12:20 (PP).

Penalties-Fournier Ham (high-sticking), 4:46; Tinordi Ham (cross-checking), 10:45; Carrick Tor (hooking), 12:38; Leivo Tor (double minor – high-sticking), 15:22; Pateryn Ham (holding the stick), 16:29.

OT Period-

3, Hamilton, Pateryn 5 (Tinordi, Leblanc), 3:53.

Penalties-No Penalties

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 12-11-14-3-40. Toronto 4-5-9-1-19.
Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 0 / 7; Toronto 1 / 5.
Goalies-Hamilton, Tokarski 10-7-2 (19 shots-18 saves). Toronto, MacIntyre 14-7-1 (40 shots-38 saves).
A-16,589
Referees-Darcy Burchell (42), T.J. Luxmore (49).
Linesmen-Kevin Ferguson (31), Kevin Hastings (61).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2013-14 Individual Stats

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
93 Martin St. Pierre 28 6 18 24 -6 20 5 0 43 14.0
20 Louis Leblanc 28 8 8 16 0 24 1 0 69 11.6
14 Mike Blunden 24 6 8 14 1 43 0 0 57 10.5
27 Sven Andrighetto 19 7 5 12 1 10 1 1 47 14.9
2 Greg Pateryn 24 5 7 12 7 29 2 1 49 10.2
40 Gabriel Dumont 29 4 7 11 -1 44 2 0 68 5.9
23 Joonas Nattinen 30 5 5 10 2 8 0 0 28 17.9
74 Nick Tarnasky 31 8 1 9 -13 63 4 0 48 16.7
92 Christian Thomas 12 2 7 9 -2 8 1 0 39 5.1
37 Patrick Holland 18 4 4 8 1 0 0 1 28 14.3
8 Nathan Beaulieu 25 2 6 8 -5 12 2 0 69 2.9
32 Magnus Nygren (X) 16 1 7 8 -9 14 1 0 47 2.1
44 Morgan Ellis 24 3 4 7 7 18 0 0 29 10.3
12 Maxime Macenauer 29 2 4 6 -4 16 1 0 43 4.7
22 Drew Schiestel 21 0 6 6 0 16 0 0 23 0.0
13 Steve Quailer 12 1 4 5 7 15 0 0 10 10.0
15 Erik Nystrom (X) 17 1 4 5 0 4 0 0 26 3.8
5 Jarred Tinordi 26 1 4 5 0 48 0 0 41 2.4
19 Akim Aliu (X) 14 3 1 4 -6 18 0 0 22 13.6
9 Justin Courtnall 25 2 1 3 -1 42 0 0 35 5.7
47 Stefan Fournier 16 1 2 3 1 43 0 0 23 4.3
59 Joel Chouinard 22 1 2 3 -1 6 0 0 19 5.3
7 Darren Dietz 15 0 3 3 -3 22 0 0 11 0.0
55 Stephen MacAulay 8 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 8 12.5
26 Jordan Owens 11 0 2 2 -2 19 0 0 20 0.0
42 Ben Duffy (X) 15 0 2 2 -4 0 0 0 7 0.0
11 Nathan McIver 16 0 1 1 -2 38 0 0 7 0.0
35 Mike Condon 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
19 Scott Zurevinski (X) 3 0 0 0 -1 10 0 0 0 0.0
29 Robert Mayer (X) 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
34 Dustin Tokarski 21 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
BENCH 31 1 8 1
TOTALS 31 75 124 198 -33 600 20 3 917 0.081

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SOL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
35 Mike Condon 2 80:00 0 1 0 0 3 2.25 32 0.914
34 Dustin Tokarski 21 1192:32 10 7 2 1 46 2.31 549 0.923
29 Robert Mayer 11 609:52 3 6 2 0 31 3.05 268 0.896
TOTALS 31 1893:59 13 14 4 1 85 2.69 849 0.909