BARRIE, Ont. - Brendan Gaunce scored a pair of goals and Malcolm Subban turned aside 32 shots to lead the Belleville Bulls to a 3-1 victory over the Barrie Colts in Ontario Hockey League playoff action on Saturday.
The win ties the Eastern Conference semifinal at 3-3, with Game 7 set to be played in Belleville on Monday night.
Alan Quine had the other marker for the Bulls, who have come back from a 3-1 deficit to force a deciding game.
Aaron Ekblad struck for Barrie, which lost on home ice for the first time in this post-season.
Neither team found success on the man advantage, with the Colts and Bulls each going 0-for-3 on the power play.
Well, for me this one's concerning, the way we performed. Because three games in, playing a desperate team on the road, I was expecting something else than this. Right now, I'm just disappointed. The other games, I thought we did some things that you can build off your game. There wasn't a lot accomplished in tonight's game.
— Blue Jackets coach Todd Richards after a 4-2 loss to the Sabres on Monday dropped Columbus to 0-3-0
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