OWEN-SOUND, Ont. - Forward Daniel Milne scored in overtime to give the Owen Sound Attack a 2-1 victory over the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Thursday in the opening game of their first round OHL Western Conference playoff.
Left-winger Michael Schumacher opened the scoring for the Greyhounds at 7:37 of the first period.
Centre Artur Gavrus tied it for Owen Sound at 19:08 of the first.
Both goaltenders had busy nights, with Matt Murray of the Greyhounds and Jordan Binnington of the Attack each making 36 saves.
Sault Ste. Marie was 0 for 5 on the power play, and Owen Sound was 0 for 4.
[He's] real confident with the puck now, getting it off his stick quick and no second-guessing. We need that. He's such a good guy in the room. He works so hard. That's the big thing. For not a big man, he just fights for every puck and when he scores, the guys appreciate that even more.
— Winnipeg Jets coach Paul Maurice on Mathieu Perreault, who scored two goals in win against Chicago Blackhawks on Tuesday