MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Dylan Smoskowitz scored a pair of goals to lead Mississauga Steelheads to a 5-2 victory over the visiting Niagara IceDogs in Friday's Ontario Hockey League tilt at the Hershey Centre.
Ryan Duhaime scored his first OHL goal for the Steelheads (20-14-3) while Brett Foy and Alex Cord also scored.
Steven Shipley and Aaron Haydon each found the scoresheet for the IceDogs (22-16-2).
Mississauga's Tyson Teichmann made 18 saves for the win while Christopher Festarini stopped 34 shots in a losing cause for Niagara.
The Steelheads went 1 for 4 on the power play while the IceDogs finished 0 for 2 on the man advantage.
This is a great day for me. This is something I've been thinking about for a long time. This is a great opportunity that the St. Louis Blues organization, (owner) Tom Stillman and Doug Armstrong are giving me and trusting me in doing...This is going to be a great challenge for me.
— Martin Brodeur, after announcing his retirement as an NHL player and becoming a senior adviser with the Blues on Thursday