Nigel Dawes continues to do it all for the Hamilton Bulldogs.  Dawes scored both goals in regulation time and the only shootout goal as the Hamilton Bulldogs edged the Manitoba Moose 3-2 at Copps Coliseum Saturday.  With the win Hamilton moved percentage points ahead of Manitoba atop the AHL’s North Division.

Dawes leads the American Hockey League with forty goals (40-25-65). He has 13 goals and eight assists for 21 points in 15 games since joining the Bulldogs after being acquired by the Canadiens   from the Atlanta Thrashers.

It was fifth straight win for the Bulldogs and it came in their final home game of the regular season. Hamilton finishes next week with two games in Abbotsford and two in Manitoba.

Manitoba 1 0 1 0 – 2
Hamilton 1 1 0 0 – 3

1st Period-

1, Hamilton, Dawes 39 (Boyd, Palushaj), 15:00.

2, Manitoba, Volpatti 1 (Rypien, Murray), 17:58.

Penalties-No Penalties

2nd Period-

3, Hamilton, Dawes 40 (Fortier), 16:22. Penalties-No Penalties

3rd Period-

4, Manitoba, Shirokov 21 (Baumgartner, Flood), 18:01.

Penalties-Palushaj Ham (hooking), 5:08.

OT Period- No Scoring.Penalties-No Penalties

Shootout – Manitoba 0 (Schroeder NG, Murray NG, Shirokov NG, Hodgson NG, Sweatt NG), Hamilton 1 (Carle NG, Masse NG, Dawes G, Boyd NG, Palushaj NG).
Shots on Goal-Manitoba 10-7-8-0-0-25. Hamilton 8-13-9-2-1-33.
Power Play Opportunities-Manitoba 0 / 1; Hamilton 0 / 0.
Goalies-Manitoba, Lack 27-20-4 (32 shots-30 saves). Hamilton, MacIntyre 21-10-3 (25 shots-23 saves).
A-8,195
Referees-Jeff Smith (49).
Linesmen-Matt Traub (88), Jesse Wilmot (19).

# Player GP G A PTS +/- PIM PP SHG SOG SH%
19 Nigel Dawes (total) 62 40 25 65 12 19 9 1 195 20.5
  CHI 47 27 17 44 2 17 8 1 145 18.6
  HAM 15 13 8 21 10 2 1 0 50 26.0
28 Aaron Palushaj 64 19 33 52 19 40 5 0 146 13.0
51 David Desharnais (X) 35 10 35 45 14 24 1 3 70 14.3
19 Ben Maxwell (X) 47 11 29 40 -2 32 7 0 146 7.5
10 J.T. Wyman 76 18 18 36 4 34 2 1 152 11.8
23 Max Pacioretty (X) 27 17 15 32 4 20 7 0 132 12.9
72 Mathieu Carle 68 11 18 29 19 44 4 0 121 9.1
4 Brendon Nash 71 5 24 29 18 51 3 0 81 6.2
15 Kyle Klubertanz 72 9 19 28 6 44 2 0 121 7.4
17 Dustin Boyd 43 18 9 27 7 20 7 1 134 13.4
22 Andreas Engqvist 69 10 15 25 8 18 3 0 135 7.4
12 Andrew Conboy 60 12 10 22 2 109 1 0 99 12.1
20 Ryan Russell 61 10 11 21 17 48 0 0 114 8.8
32 Frederic St. Denis 72 4 17 21 17 28 2 0 102 3.9
14 Olivier Fortier 64 9 11 20 0 20 5 0 93 9.7
26 Alexander Avtsin 58 5 15 20 2 22 1 0 88 5.7
40 Gabriel Dumont 60 5 13 18 -4 79 0 0 122 4.1
5 Alex Henry 76 1 13 14 5 96 0 0 39 2.6
7 Yannick Weber (X) 15 8 4 12 -5 10 4 0 51 15.7
25 Ryan White (X) 33 3 9 12 -5 77 1 0 61 4.9
61 Hunter Bishop 34 4 4 8 7 10 0 0 55 7.3
18 Dany Masse 32 3 5 8 1 16 0 0 35 8.6
16 David Urquhart 23 0 5 5 1 8 0 0 12 0.0
3 Brett Festerling 16 0 4 4 0 15 0 0 16 0.0
24 Ian Schultz 43 2 1 3 -6 47 0 0 53 3.8
85 Neil Petruic 49 1 2 3 2 45 0 0 38 2.6
44 Jimmy Bonneau 73 1 2 3 -9 169 0 0 29 3.4
31 Drew MacIntyre (total) 37 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  CHI 20 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
  HAM 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
1 Curtis Sanford 40 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0.0
29 Sebastien Bisaillon 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
45 Peter Delmas (X) 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
54 Joe Stejskal 3 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0.0
21 Paul Zanette 3 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 2 0.0
35 Robert Mayer 21 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0.0
  BENCH 76 6       12     6  
  TOTALS 76 215 350 559 130 1148 56 5 2303 0.091

 

# Goalies GP Mins W L SOL SO GA GAA SVS SV%
45 Peter Delmas (X) 2 125 1 0 1 0 4 1.92 56 0.933
1 Curtis Sanford 40 2273 22 13 2 5 73 1.93 963 0.930
31 Drew MacIntyre (total) 37 2137 21 10 3 1 88 2.47 1004 0.919
  CHI 20 1135 12 5 1 0 55 2.91 529 0.906
  HAM 17 1002 9 5 2 1 33 1.98 475 0.935
35 Robert Mayer 21 1215 9 10 2 0 62 3.06 501 0.890
  TOTALS 76 4615 41 28 7 6 172 2.24 1995 0.921