OSHAWA, Ontario -- Stephane Da Costa
was a star for Ottawa Sunday afternoon in Oshawa with a natural hat trick, lifting the Sens over the Blackhawks, 6-5.
"He's very intelligent and very skilled," Ottawa coach Kurt Kleinendorst
said. "There aren't a lot of short cuts in his game."
The Sens began the scoring midway through the first period, with Andre Petersson
capitalizing on a feed from Mika Zibanejad
. Corey Cowick
, who is having a standout tournament so far, added to his points total with another goal Sunday. Meanwhile, Zibanejad also scored the winning goal for the Sens, early in the third. Mark Stone
, David Rundblad
and Shane Prince
continues to shine, with 2 goals and an assist on Sunday, giving him 5 points through two games. Jimmy Hayes
also had a pair for the Blackhawks, while Peter Leblanc
rounded out the scoring for Chicago. Assists came from Andrew Shaw
, Phillip Danault
, Shawn Lalonde
and Joe Lavin