MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Riley Brace, Kristoff Kontos and Dylan Smoskowitz each scored a goal and two assists to lead the Mississauga Steelheads to a 5-2 victory over the Brampton Battalion on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.
Eric Diodati recorded the game winner while Stuart Percy also scored for the Steelheads (17-7-1) to snap Brampton's six-game winning streak.
Zach Bell and Mike Amadio scored for the Battalion (12-9-5).
Spencer Martin finished with 25 saves for the win as Matej Machovsky turned aside 32 shots in a losing cause.
You can be hyped all you want, but his game will speak for itself. He's obviously going to be a great player so we've got to make sure we keep an eye on him. Whether it's his first game or his 1,000th game, our job is to take care of business, shut him down.
— Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo on facing ballyhooed Oilers rookie Connor McDavid, who is making NHL debut in St. Louis
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