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OHL Roundup: Berisha, Tkachuk keep clicking as Knights beat Generals @NHLdotcom

OSHAWA, Ont. - Aaron Berisha had a goal and an assist and Matthew Tkachuk tacked on two helpers as the London Knights downed the host Oshawa Generals 5-2 on Sunday in Ontario Hockey League play.

Tkachuk and Berisha sit 1-2 in league scoring through four games. The 17-year-old Tkachuk has two goals and 10 points while the 20-year-old Berisha has four goals and eight points.

Christian Dvorak, Owen MacDonald, Aiden Jamieson and Mitch Marner also scored for the Knights (2-0-2) and Kole Sherwood had two assists of his own.

Stephen Desrocher and Daniel Robertson supplied the offence for the Generals (3-2-0).

London's Tyler Parsons made 23 saves for the win as Jeremy Brodeur stopped 27-of-32 shots for Oshawa.

The Knights went 0 for 4 on the power play while the Generals scored once on five chances with the man advantage.



MISSISSAUGA, Ont. ? Zach Grzelewski broke a 1-1 deadlock with 45 seconds remaining in regulation as Flint slipped past the Steelheads.

Bryce Yetman also scored for the Firebirds (3-1-1) as Kyle Keyser stopped 28 shots for the win.

Alexander Nylander kept Mississauga (2-2-1) from being shut out. Jack Flinn turned away 31-of-33 shots in defeat.



SUDBURY, Ont. ??? Troy Lajeunesse had a hat trick and Justin Fazio made 28 saves as Sarnia toppled the Wolves.

Noah Bushnell and Alexandre Renaud also found the back of the net for the Sting (3-2-0).

David Levin and Danny Desrochers responded for Sudbury (1-3-0), which got a 31-save outing from Troy Timpano.



HAMILTON ??? Stephen Harper scored the winner 1:56 into overtime as the Bulldogs edged Sault Ste. Marie.

Matthew Strome and Cole Candella also scored for Hamilton (2-2-0). Charlie Graham made 29 saves for the victory.

Zachary Senyshyn and Jack Kopacka struck for the Greyhounds (3-0-2) while Joseph Raaymakers kicked out 22-of-25 shots in a losing cause.

Hamilton's Niki Petti and Sault Ste. Marie's Boris Katchouk were given game misconducts in the first period for a second-fight altercation. Greyhounds forward Keigan Goetz was given a match penalty for elbowing at 16:43 of the second while teammate Hayden Verbeek was handed a game misconduct for hitting from behind just 1:15 later.


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