SAGINAW, Mich. - Cody Payne scored 4:13 into overtime and Jake Paterson stopped 46 shots as the Saginaw Spirit edged the visiting Erie Otters 7-6 on Monday to take Game 3 in their Ontario Hockey League first-round playoff series.
Oscar Dansk started in net for Erie but was pulled at the 5:42 mark of the third period after allowing five goals 25 shots. Devin Williams took the loss for the Otters, stopping 11-of-13 shots in 17 minutes of relief.
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OWEN SOUND, Ont. — Darnell Nurse scored twice and Matt Murray kicked out 35 shots as Sault Ste. Marie toppled the Attack to take Game 3 and go up 2-1 in their first-round matchup.
Attack netminder Brandon Hope made 27 saves in a losing cause.