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Bailey scores winner as the Rangers beat the Battalion

Saturday, 01.19.2013 / 12:04 AM / News

The Canadian Press

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Bailey scores winner as the Rangers beat the Battalion

KITCHENER, Ont. - Justin Bailey scored the winner in the sixth round of the shootout as the Kitchener Rangers downed the visiting Brampton Battalion 4-3 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League play.

Derek Schoenmakers, Tobias Rieder and Brent Pedersen scored in regulation for the Rangers (25-13-6), who have won four of their last five games.

Matt MacLeod scored twice for the Battalion (20-18-8) and Francis Menard added a single goal.

John Gibson made 35 saves for the win as Matej Machovski stopped 32 shots in a losing cause.

Kitchener went 1 for 1 on the power play while Brampton scored once on five chances with the man advantage.

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It's not always going to be pretty, especially against a great goalie [Lundqvist] like that. My goals are never how you draw them up. It's just a matter of grinding it out and trying to create havoc in front and good things happen.

— Capitals forward Jay Beagle on scoring in their Game 3 victory against the Rangers on Monday