Knights extend win streak to 23 games

by NHL.com

PLYMOUTH, Mich. - Jake Patterson stopped 31 shots, including a penalty shot in the final minute of the game, as the London Knights doubled up the Plymouth Whalers 4-2 on Saturday in Ontario Hockey League action.

Brother Ryan and Matt Rupert each had a goal and an assist for the Knights (31-5-2), who extended their win streak to 23 games, while Max Domi and Brett Welychka scored a goal apeice.

Zach Bratina and Tom Wilson scored for the Whalers (15-12-8), who have dropped back-to-back contests, and Matt Mahalak turned aside 26 shots in defeat.

London went 0 for 3 on the power play while Plymouth failed to score on either of its opportunities with the man advantage.