SUDBURY, Ont. - Tyler Fielding's slick backhand in the shootout was the clincher as the Ottawa 67's edged the Sudbury Wolves 4-3 on Saturday in Ontario Hockey League action.
Sean Monahan scored two goals for the 67's (6-8-2), while Ryan Van Stralen contributed a goal as well. Tyler Graovac also had a goal in the shootout.
Keegan Wilson turned aside 41 shots for the win, while Joel Vienneau made 34 saves for the Wolves.
Pancel was the recipient of a lucky bounce in front of the net as he caught Wilson out of position and shot the puck into the open net at 11:35 in the first period.
Monahan tied the game after he was left alone in the slot and fired a shot over Vienneau's glove at 17:00.
Monahan scored his second on the power play when he shot the puck over a sprawling Vienneau to make it 2-1 at 10:30 in the second.
Van Stralen scored 18 seconds into the third period after he was unmarked in the left face-off circle and fired a shot top right corner.
Sudbury cut the deficit in half at 17:20 after a backhand shot from Kantor squeaked between Wilson's arm and rolled over the goal-line. Pancel completed the comeback at 19:45 when he found the puck in a scramble in front of the net to make it 3-3.
Sudbury went 0-for-2 on the power play, while Ottawa wound up 1-for-4.
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