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Bertuzzi scores twice as the Storm double up the Otters 6-3

Friday, 10.12.2012 / 11:44 PM / News

The Canadian Press

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Bertuzzi scores twice as the Storm double up the Otters 6-3

GUELPH, Ont. - Tyler Bertuzzi scored twice as the Guelph Storm defeated the visiting Erie Otters 6-3 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.

Scott Kosmachuk and Patrick Waitling had a goal and an assist each for the Storm (5-2-1), who entered the third period tied 3-3 before scoring three unanswered goals, and Tanner Richard chipped in with three assists.

Jason Dickinson and Zack Mitchell scored a goal apiece to round out Guelph's offence.

Connor Brown scored twice for the Otters (2-4-2) and Spencer Abraham added a single goal.

Garret Sparks made 34 saves for the win as Oscar Dansk stopped 33 shots in defeat.

Guelph went 1-for-3 on the power play while Erie went 1-for-6.

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I don’t know if it was more relief for me that [Stamkos] scored or the power play scored. It was a whole compilation of Alka Seltzer.

— Lightning coach Jon Cooper after Stamkos broke scoring drought and Tampa Bay's struggling power play scored four times in Game 2 at Montreal