The Hamilton Bulldogs continue to get great goaltending, but it wasn’t enough on this night as Oklahoma City shut them out 2-0.  Hamilton’s Drew MacIntyre stopped 44 of 46 shots in the game.  The Bulldogs continue to lead the series two games to one. 

Game four will be played Thursday with a fifth game slated for Saturday in Oklahoma City.  If necessary, games six and seven will be played in Hamilton.

Colin MacDonald scored what proved to be the winning goal at 8:38 of the third period.  Alexandre Giroux scored the insurance goal seven minutes later.

Final shots on goal were 46-26; 20-10 in the third period.

Hamilton           0 0 0 – 0
Oklahoma City 0 0 2 – 2

1st Period-

No Scoring.

Penalties-Henry Ham (holding), 3:49; Vandevelde Okc (hooking), 10:58; Henry Ham (goaltender interference), 14:13; McDonald Okc (cross-checking), 14:51; Dawes Ham (hooking), 15:51; Stortini Okc (roughing), 18:30.

2nd Period-

No Scoring.

Penalties-Taylor Okc (cross-checking), 3:03; Conboy Ham (roughing), 5:25; McDonald Okc (roughing), 5:25; Conboy Ham (holding the stick), 7:53; Helmer Okc (roughing), 14:00; Boyd Ham (tripping), 15:05; Hartikainen Okc (boarding), 16:07.

3rd Period-

1, Oklahoma City, McDonald 1 (Moran, Giroux), 8:38.

2, Oklahoma City, Giroux 1   15:59.

Penalties-Henry Ham (cross-checking), 5:32; McDonald Okc (cross-checking), 6:25.

Shots on Goal-Hamilton 6-10-10-26. Oklahoma City 15-11-20-46.
Power Play Opportunities-Hamilton 0 / 6; Oklahoma City 0 / 6.
Goalies-Hamilton, MacIntyre 2-1-0 (46 shots-44 saves). Oklahoma City, Gerber 1-1-0 (26 shots-26 saves).
A-2,303
Referees-Jean Hebert (43), Tim Mayer (19).
Linesmen-Randy Sappo (78), Carl Sasyn (12).