SUDBURY, Ont. – Justin Bailey scored twice, including the eventual winner at 8:40 of the third period, as the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds defeated the Sudbury Wolves 6-5 in Ontario Hockey League action on Wednesday.
Gabe Guertler had a hat trick for Sault Ste. Marie (28-9-2), and Jean Dupuy had a goal and an assist to round out the Greyhounds’ offence.
Danny Desrochers scored two goals and helped on another for the Wolves (7-28-2), who have dropped eight of their last 10 games. Ivan Kashtanov, Michael Pezzetta and Jonathan Duchesne supplied the rest of the Sudbury offence.
Sault Ste. Marie goaltender Brandon Halverson stopped 30 shots to pick up the victory.
Troy Timpano made 36 saves for the Wolves.
Neither team scored on the power play. The Greyhounds were 0 for 2 while Sudbury was 0 for 3.
SPITFIRES 6 BULLS 5 (OT)
BELLEVILLE, Ont. — Jamie Lewis scored 1:41 into overtime to lift Windsor over the Bulls.
Aaron Luchuk led the Spitfires (15-21-1) with a goal and two assists, Markus Soberg had a goal and one assist, and Lucas Venuto, Daniil Verity and Anthony Stefano also scored.
Brett Welychka, Jordan Subban and Niki Petti had a goal and three assists apiece for Belleville (18-16-3). Stephen Harper and Alex Yuill rounded out the offence.
The games between the London Knights and Kitchener Rangers and the Peterborough Petes and Owen Sound Attack were postponed due to inclement weather and travel conditions.