logo bulldogsFor the second night in a row the Hamilton Bulldogs couldn’t hold a lead against the Adirondack Flames.  The Flames scored three goals in the first six minutes of the third period and edged the Bulldogs 4-3 at Hamilton’s FirstOntario Centre Saturday night.

Going into the third period the Bulldogs held a 2-1 lead.  Bryce Van Brabant and Turner Elson scored goals 1:19 apart and Mathieu Tousignant added another just under three minutes later to cement the win.

Jacob de la Rose, Sven Andrighetto and Magnus Nygren scored the goals for Hamilton.  Gabriel Dumont had two assists and recorded a game-high 7 shots on goal.  The Bulldogs outshot Adirondack 39-36.  Mike Condon was in goal for Hamilton.


…..The goal for Jacob de la Rose was his first as a North American professional.  It was scored while the Bulldogs were killing off a first period penalty.

….Earlier Saturday the Canadiens recalled left wing Drayson Bowman.  In another roster move, Hamilton assigned defenseman Morgan Ellis to the Wheeling Nailers of the ECHL.

….Jarred Tinordi played the second of his two game conditioning stint with the Bulldogs.  He will return to Montreal Sunday.


Adirondack Flames 4 at Hamilton Bulldogs 3
Saturday, November 8, 2014 – FirstOntario Centre

Adirondack 1 0 3 – 4
Hamilton 1 1 1 – 3

1st Period-

1, Hamilton, de la Rose 1 (Dumont), 7:42 (SH).

2, Adirondack, Hathaway 3 (Culkin, Reinhart), 8:41 (PP).

Penalties-Carr Ham (tripping), 6:06; Finley Ham (delay of game), 8:28; Van Brabant Adk (holding), 15:40; Van Brabant Adk (fighting), 19:17; Crisp Ham (instigating, fighting, misconduct – instigating), 19:17.

2nd Period-

3, Hamilton, Andrighetto 6 (Hensick, Hudon), 8:49 (PP).

Penalties-Cundari Adk (fighting), 1:39; Nevins Ham (unsportsmanlike conduct, fighting), 1:39; Tousignant Adk (hooking), 4:08; Hathaway Adk (slashing), 7:13; Wolf Adk (hooking), 10:44; Thomas Ham (delay of game), 12:37; Finley Ham (slashing), 14:50.

3rd Period-

4, Adirondack, Van Brabant 4 (Arnold, Moon), 1:31.

5, Adirondack, Elson 2 (Agostino, Tousignant), 2:50.

6, Adirondack, Tousignant 2 (Agostino), 5:43.

7, Hamilton, Nygren 1 (Hensick, Dumont), 18:39.

Penalties-Hathaway Adk (roughing), 10:12; Pateryn Ham (roughing), 10:12; Stevenson Adk (interference), 12:35; Reinhart Adk (slashing), 14:21; Sieloff Adk (delay of game), 14:54.

Shots on Goal-Adirondack 14-11-11-36. Hamilton 11-8-20-39.
Power Play Opportunities-Adirondack 1 / 6; Hamilton 1 / 7.
Goalies-Adirondack, Thiessen 2-3-0 (39 shots-36 saves). Hamilton, Condon 1-3-0 (36 shots-32 saves).