bulldogs  marlsLeft winger Daniel Carr broke a 2-2 tie midway through the third period and with an empty net goal the Hamilton Bulldogs edged the Toronto Marlies 4-2 Saturday evening at Toronto’s Ricoh Coliseum.

Charles Hudon padded his lead atop of the NHL scoring race with a goal and two assists in the game. Michael Bournival, playing the second of a three game conditioning stint at Hamilton scored twice, the second into the empty net. He also recorded an assist.

Scoring for the Marlies were Spencer Abbott and Josh Leivo. Toronto outshot the Bulldogs 30-24. Joey MacDonald was in goal for Hamilton

Notes –

.With his three point game, Hudon now has 8 goals and 18 assists for 26 points to lead the AHL by two over Grand Rapids forward Teemu Pulkkinen.

.With Sven Andrighetto playing with the Canadiens in Dallas, Hamilton head coach Sylvain Lefebvre went with seven defensemen in the game.

….The lone healthy scratch for Hamilton was rookie left wing Connor Crisp.  Magnus Nygren continues to be out with a lower body injury.

.After six of a scheduled 12 meetings between the clubs, the Bulldogs are 4-1-1 vs. the Marlies.

.Overall Hamilton’s season record is 11-10-2.

.The Bulldogs will complete their three game weekend with a meeting against the Texas Stars Sunday afternoon at FirstOntario Centre in Hamilton.

Hamilton Bulldogs 4 at Toronto Marlies 2
Saturday, December 6, 2014 – Ricoh Coliseum

Hamilton 1 1 2 – 4
Toronto 2 0 0 – 2

1st Period-

1, Toronto, Abbott 4 (Leivo), 3:17 (PP).

2, Hamilton, Bournival 2 (Bennett, Hudon), 12:34.

3, Toronto, Leivo 2 (Rupert, Loov), 15:49.

Penalties-Nilsson Tor (elbowing), 0:07; Bennett Ham (interference), 2:28; Thomas Ham (holding the stick), 4:41; Finn Tor (holding), 18:59.

2nd Period-

4, Hamilton, Hudon 8 (Sorkin, Hensick), 6:51 (PP).

Penalties-Carrick Tor (interference), 4:39; Watling Tor (hooking), 5:09; Hudon Ham (interference), 12:03.

3rd Period-

5, Hamilton, Carr 5 (Hudon, Bournival), 10:38.

6, Hamilton, Bournival 3 (Sorkin, Dowell), 18:37 (EN).

Penalties-Percy Tor (holding), 18:57.

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 8-9-7-24. Toronto 5-14-11-30.
Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 1 / 5; Toronto 1 / 3.
Goalies-Hamilton, MacDonald 6-4-0 (30 shots-28 saves). Toronto, Gibson 4-8-0 (23 shots-20 saves).
A-3,510
Referees-Pierre Lambert (39), Jamie Koharski (84).
Linesmen-Kevin Ferguson (31), Kevin Hastings (61).

Hamilton Bulldogs 2014-15 Individual Stats

# Player Pos GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
10 Charles Hudon C 23 8 18 26 10 30 3 0 47 17.0
17 T.J. Hensick C 23 4 15 19 0 2 0 0 50 8.0
27 Sven Andrighetto (X) C 21 9 9 18 1 16 3 0 63 14.3
40 Gabriel Dumont C 23 6 8 14 -1 50 1 0 67 9.0
19 Christian Thomas RW 17 6 4 10 -7 8 1 0 42 14.3
32 Magnus Nygren D 15 4 6 10 2 2 1 0 38 10.5
11 Daniel Carr LW 23 5 3 8 2 6 0 0 46 10.9
21 Nick Sorkin RW 18 2 6 8 -5 4 1 0 24 8.3
28 Michael Bournival C 6 3 4 7 5 4 0 0 18 16.7
15 Drayson Bowman (X) LW 14 3 4 7 1 7 1 0 24 12.5
25 Eric Tangradi (X) LW 11 2 4 6 2 18 1 0 31 6.5
9 Mac Bennett D 16 2 4 6 0 2 0 0 13 15.4
20 Jacob de la Rose F 23 3 2 5 2 9 0 1 27 11.1
2 Greg Pateryn D 23 2 3 5 0 22 1 0 28 7.1
14 Rene Bourque (X) LW 4 2 2 4 2 4 1 0 17 11.8
8 Nathan Beaulieu D 7 2 2 4 -2 9 0 0 18 11.1
12 Maxime Macenauer C 15 2 2 4 1 4 0 0 22 9.1
7 Darren Dietz D 22 2 2 4 5 14 0 0 18 11.1
18 Jake Dowell F 23 0 4 4 -2 27 0 0 20 0.0
4 Davis Drewiske D 23 0 4 4 0 8 0 0 31 0.0
5 Jarred Tinordi D 13 0 3 3 2 15 0 0 11 0.0
26 Joe Finley D 20 0 1 1 -2 61 0 0 15 0.0
29 Sahir Gill (X) LW 1 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 0.0
3 Morgan Ellis (X) D 2 0 0 0 0 7 0 0 3 0.0
16 Bobby Shea (X) D 2 0 0 0 0 14 0 0 2 0.0
39 Joey MacDonald G 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
1 Mike Condon G 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
23 Connor Crisp LW 12 0 0 0 -2 50 0 0 3 0.0
24 Jack Nevins LW 14 0 0 0 -5 51 0 0 4 0.0
BENCH 23 0 2 0
TOTALS 23 67 110 177 8 446 14 1 684 0.098

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
1 Mike Condon 12 723:02 5 6 0 0 29 2.41 348 0.923
39 Joey MacDonald 11 666:10 6 4 0 0 30 2.70 271 0.900
Totals 23 1405:38 11 10 0 0 61 2.60 619 0.910