OTTAWA - Justin Bailey scored in regulation, and had the deciding goal in a shootout to lift the Kitchener Rangers to a 4-3 victory over the Ottawa 67s in Ontario Hockey League action on Sunday.
Brent Pedersen and Nick Magyar also scored for Kitchener (5-11-1), and Darby Llewellyn and Max Iafrate each recorded an assist.
Travis Konecny had a three-point game with a goal and two assists for the 67's (7-11-1), while Brett Gustabsen and Alex Lintuniemi had the other Ottawa goals.
Phillippe Trudeau stopped 48 shots in defeat while Kitchener's Matthew Greenfield made 24 saves for the victory.
STEELHEADS 4 STING 3
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. ? Sam Babintsev scored his fifth goal of the season at 13:08 of the second period to lift the Steelheads over Sarnia.
Trevor Carrick, Andrew Goldberg, and Bobby MacIntyre also scored for Mississauga (12-8-1), while Jared Walsh added two assists.
Craig Duininck had a goal and an assist for the Sting (5-14-1). Erik Robichaud and Nikita Korostelev rounded out the Sarnia offence.
Sarnia goaltender Brodie Barrick was pulled in the second period after allowing all four goals on 20 shots. Taylor Dupuis made 22 saves in relief while the Steelheads' Spencer Martin stopped 17 shots for the win.
BATTALION 2 ATTACK 1 (SO)
NORTH BAY, Ont. ??? Vincent Praplan, Alex Henriksson and Barclay Goodrow all scored in the shootout as the Battalion edged Owen Sound.
Goodrow had a power-play goal for North Bay (10-11-1) with less than two minutes left in the third period to force overtime.
Brendan O'Neill made 28 saves in regulation and overtime to earn the win.
Kyle Hope gave the Attack (9-9-3) a 1-0 lead in the second period. Jack Flinn stopped 36 shots in net.
KNIGHTS 3 SPITFIRES 1
WINDSOR, Ont. ??? Tim Bender scored the eventual winner at 15:10 of the third period and Anthony Stolarz made 34 saves as London edged the Spitfires.
Kyle Platzer also scored for London (12-5-2) and Brett Welychka sealed the victory on an empty-net goal with two seconds left in the game. Bo Horvat chipped in with two assists.
Brady Vail had the lone goal for Windsor (11-7-0) in a game that was scoreless until the third period.
Spitfires goalie Dalen Kuchmey stopped 33 shots in defeat.