Sunday Highlights: Vrbetic continues to stand tall as Troops extend point streak
Joe Vrbetic saved 38 of the 40 shots he faced and Simon Rose scored with 28 seconds left in OT, helping the Battalion to a 3-2 OT win in one…
Three Stars: February 16, 2020
Matej Pekar and Kosta Manikis of the Sudbury Wolves join North Bay Battalion netminder Joe Vrbetic as Sunday's OHL Three Stars.
Feb. 16/20 – WSR (3) – OTT (2) - SO
Egor Afanasyev and Tyler Angle both score one and add an assist as the Windsor Spitfires beat the Ottawa 67's in a shootout.
Feb. 16/20 – MISS (2) – NB (3) - OT
Battalion veteran Simon Rose is the hero in overtime as North Bay records points in three straight games.
Feb. 16/20 – SBY (7) – NIAG (1)
Buffalo Sabres prospect Matej Pekar has an afternoon to remember in Niagara.
POTN - Piiroinen's Toe Save
Spitfires netminder Kari Piiroinen stretches out to make a massive toe save to earn our play of the night.
Saturday Highlights: Firebirds lock down 12th straight win
The Flint Firebirds skated to a 12th consecutive win on Flint Tropics Night, staying hot in one of seven Saturday contests across the League.
Three Stars: February 15, 2020
Hamilton's Jan Mysak, North Bay's Joe Vrbetic and Flint's Jack Phibbs are Saturday's OHL Three Stars of the Night.
Feb. 15/20 – GUE (3) – FLNT (4) - SO
Jack Phibbs scored twice to help extend the Firebirds win-streak to 12 games with a 4-3 win over the Storm.
Feb. 15/20 – OSH (5) – ER (6) - SO
Chad Yetman scored a pair in the Otters 6-5 shootout win over the Generals.
Feb. 15/20 – NB (4) – BAR (0)
Joe Vrbetic made 41 saves for the shutout in the 4-0 win over the Colts.
Feb. 15/20 – PBO (5) – OS (3)
Nick Robertson scored a pair in the Petes 5-3 win over the Attack.
Feb. 15/20 – KIT (2) – SAG (8)
Cole Perfetti broke a few franchise records in the Spirit's 8-2 win over the Rangers.
Feb. 15/20 – LDN (7) – KGN (5)
Luke Evangelista scored twice and added an assist in the Knights 7-5 win over the Frontenacs.
Feb. 15/20 – SOO (2) – HAM (5)
Jan Mysak scored a hat trick and added an assist in the Bulldogs 5-2 win over the Greyhounds.
Milestone Moments: February 15, 2020
North Bay Battalion netminder Joe Vrbetic turned in his first career OHL shutout on Saturday.
Petes' Thomas records 300th career point
Los Angeles Kings prospect Akil Thomas of the Peterborough Petes recorded his 300th career point and 200th career assist on Saturday.
Dressing Room DJ's of the OHL: The good, the bad and the ones you didn't expect
Who runs the tunes in the room? Rap or country? Who's got it figured out, and who needs some work? Find out here!
Friday Highlights: Visitors with the edge on Valentine's Day
The Ottawa 67's, Windsor Spitfires, Soo Greyhounds and Flint Firebirds all prevailed in hard-fought one-goal road wins on an eight-game Friday night.
Three Stars: February 14, 2020
London's Ryan Merkley, Guelph's Nico Daws and Oshawa's Brett Neumann are Friday's OHL Three Stars of the Night.
Feb. 14/20 – SOO (6) – OSH (5) - SO
Captain Ryan O'Rourke had a goal and 2 assists in the Greyhounds 6-5 win over the Generals in the Shootout.
Feb. 14/20 – KIT (3) – LDN (6)
Ryan Merkley's 4 primary assists were the difference in the Knights 6-3 win over the Rangers.
Feb. 14/20 – OS (0) – GUE (2)
Nico Daws made 40 saves for the shutout, backstopping the Storm to the 2-0 win over the Attack.
Feb. 14/20 – OTT (6) – MISS (5)
Marco Rossi had 2 goals and an assist in the 67's 6-5 comeback win over the Steelheads.
Feb. 14/20 – SAR (3) – SUD (5)
Blake Murray scores a hat trick as the Sudbury Wolves beat the Sarnia Sting to earn their 3rd straight win.
Feb. 14/20 – FLNT (5) – SAG (4)
Luke Cavallin stops 44 of 48 shots he faced as the Flint Firebirds extend their winning streak to 11 straight games.
Feb. 14/20 – HAM (5) – NIAG (3)
Bulldogs Captain Isaac Nurse scores one, adds a helper as Hamilton wins the battle of the dogs.
Feb. 14/20 – WSR (6) – KGN (5)
Egor Afanasyev scores one, adds two helpers as the Windsor Spitfires win back to back nights on the road.