utica jan 18The Utica Comets scored two unanswered goals in the first period and then held on for a 3-1 win over the Hamilton Bulldogs Saturday night at Copps Coliseum..

Benn Ferriero scored twice for Utica, the second goal coming into the empty Hamilton net.  The other goals was scored by Alexandre Grenier.   Maxime Macenauer scored the only Hamilton goal.  Utica outshot the Bulldogs 34-33.   Dustin Tokarski was in the Hamilton nets.

Utica is affiliated with the Vancouver Canucks.

Notes –

…..The Bulldogs were without defenseman Nathan Beaulieu and centre Joonas Nattinen who were recalled by the Canadiens on Friday and were in the Canadiens lineup against Toronto Saturday night.

…..Only one scratch for Hamilton.  Forward Steve Quailer remains on the injury list on a week-to-week basis.


Saturday, January 18, 2014 – Copps Coliseum

Utica         2 0 1 – 3
Hamilton 0 1 0 – 1

1st Period-

1, Utica, Ferriero 12 (Pelletier, Andersson), 11:21.

2, Utica, Grenier 13 (Tommernes, Pelletier), 13:42 (PP).

Penalties-Marshall Uti (unsportsmanlike conduct), 4:51; Dumont Ham (unsportsmanlike conduct), 4:51; Pateryn Ham (tripping), 6:41; Owens Ham (hooking), 13:02; Kennedy Uti (holding), 14:00; Friesen Uti (boarding), 19:30; Macenauer Ham (high-sticking), 19:59.

2nd Period-

3, Hamilton, Macenauer 4   2:07 (SH).

Penalties-Chouinard Ham (hooking), 1:18; Pelletier Uti (hooking), 8:18; Ferriero Uti (tripping), 15:13.

3rd Period-

4, Utica, Ferriero 13 (Pelletier, DeFazio), 19:25 (EN).

Penalties-Corrado Uti (holding), 11:02; Tarnasky Ham (boarding), 12:12; Pateryn Ham (checking to the head), 17:22.

Shots on Goal-
Utica 11-10-13-34. Hamilton 10-12-11-33.
Power Play Opportunities-Utica 1 / 6; Hamilton 0 / 5.
Goalies-Utica, Cannata 4-10-1 (33 shots-32 saves). Hamilton, Tokarski 15-8-2 (33 shots-31 saves).
A-4,652
Referees-T.J. Foster (4), Tim Mayer (19).
Linesmen-Jean Menard (12), Kevin Hastings (61).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2013-14 Individual Stats

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
93 Martin St. Pierre 36 7 20 27 -7 26 6 0 57 12.3
20 Louis Leblanc 36 9 11 20 2 30 1 0 93 9.7
14 Mike Blunden 32 8 11 19 3 48 0 0 82 9.8
27 Sven Andrighetto 27 8 9 17 -1 18 1 1 63 12.7
40 Gabriel Dumont 37 8 9 17 -1 48 4 0 95 8.4
2 Greg Pateryn 32 7 9 16 9 35 3 1 66 10.6
8 Nathan Beaulieu (X) 32 4 10 14 -4 21 3 0 91 4.4
74 Nick Tarnasky 39 9 4 13 -9 69 4 0 56 16.1
23 Joonas Nattinen (X) 37 5 6 11 2 12 0 0 35 14.3
12 Maxime Macenauer 37 4 7 11 1 30 1 1 55 7.3
92 Christian Thomas 20 3 8 11 -1 14 1 0 53 5.7
37 Patrick Holland 26 4 6 10 3 0 0 1 31 12.9
32 Magnus Nygren (X) 16 1 7 8 -9 14 1 0 47 2.1
44 Morgan Ellis 32 3 4 7 9 24 0 0 41 7.3
22 Drew Schiestel (X) 21 0 6 6 0 16 0 0 23 0.0
9 Justin Courtnall 33 4 1 5 -1 42 0 0 42 9.5
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 34 1 4 5 3 52 0 0 57 1.8
19 Akim Aliu (X) 14 3 1 4 -6 18 0 0 22 13.6
7 Darren Dietz 23 0 4 4 -2 24 0 0 20 0.0
47 Stefan Fournier 24 1 2 3 0 75 0 0 36 2.8
59 Joel Chouinard 30 1 2 3 0 10 0 0 28 3.6
55 Stephen MacAulay (X) 8 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 8 12.5
26 Jordan Owens 12 0 2 2 -2 21 0 0 21 0.0
42 Ben Duffy (X) 15 0 2 2 -4 0 0 0 7 0.0
11 Nathan McIver 17 0 1 1 -2 38 0 0 10 0.0
34 Dustin Tokarski 27 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
35 Mike Condon (X) 3 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 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
BENCH 39 2 8 2
TOTALS 39 95 156 249 -11 724 25 4 1177 0.079

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
34 Dustin Tokarski 27 1552:14 15 8 2 1 54 2.09 700 0.928
35 Mike Condon 3 145:00 1 1 0 0 6 2.48 60 0.909
29 Robert Mayer 12 669:24 3 7 2 0 33 2.96 293 0.899
TOTALS 39 2378:59 19 16 4 1 100 2.52 1053 0.913