Roland McKeown scored the winner in the eighth round of the shootout as the Kingston Frontenacs edged the Kitchener Rangers 6-5 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.
Sam Povorozniouk scored twice for the Frontenacs (9-5-3) while Darcy Greenaway, Matthew Watson and Sam Bennett added single goals. McKeown had two assists to go along with his winning goal.
Nick Magyar, Darby Llewellyn, Matia Marcantuoni, Radek Faksa and Justin Bailey scored for the Rangers (4-11-0), who have lost eight in a row, and Ryan MacInnis had three assists.
Kingston's Matt Mahalak made 24 saves for the win. Jordan DeKort started in net for Kitchener but was pulled after giving up four goals on 10 shots. Matthew Greenfield stopped 21-of-22 shots in 46 minutes of relief, but took the shootout loss.
The Frontenacs went 1 for 6 on the power play while the Rangers were 1 for 9.
OTTERS 3 GENERALS 2
ERIE, Pa. ? Andre Burakovsky scored the eventual winner as the Otters halted Oshawa's five-game win streak.
Jake Evans and Dane Fox also scored for Erie (14-3-1) while Connor Brown earned an assist to give him six points in his last three outings.
Josh Brown and Chris Carlisle supplied the offence for the Generals (14-4-1).
Devin Williams made 19 saves for the Otters, and Danial Altshuler turned away 25 shots for Oshawa.
WHALERS 3 STORM 2 (SO)
GUELPH, Ont. ??? Zack Bowman stopped 41 shots as Plymouth edged the Storm to halt a three-game slide.
Connor Chatham and Carter Sandlak scored in regulation for the Whalers (8-12-0) while Chatham tacked on the shootout winner.
Jason Dickinson had a goal and an assist for Guelph (15-3-2), which has earned at least a point in 12 straight contests, and Scott Kosmachuk scored once.
Matthew Mancina made 23 saves for the Storm.
COLTS 5 KNIGHTS 4 (SO)
LONDON, Ont. ??? Zach Hall scored the lone shootout goal as Barrie came from behind to defeat the Knights.
Jake Dotchin, Aaron Ekblad, Kevin Laband and Tyson Fawcett scored in regulation for the Colts (9-8-1), who trailed 3-1 after the first period and 4-2 heading into the final 20 minutes.
Max Domi led London (11-5-2) with two goals and an assist while Ryan Rupert and Bo Horvat scored the others. Horvat chipped in two assists for a three-point performance.
Barrie's Mackenzie Blackwood made 33 saves for the win as Knights' netminder Jake Patterson turned aside 43 shots in defeat.
STEELHEADS 6 BULLS 4
MISSISSAUGA, Ont. ??? Andrew Goldberg scored a goal and added two assists and Sam Babinstev had three assists as the Steelheads downed Belleville.
Jared Walsh, Bobby MacIntyre and Everett Clark gave the Bulls (4-11-3) a 3-0 lead and Artem Rasulov and Nick Zottl had the other Belleville goals.
Jake Marchement and Garrett Hooey each had a goal and an assist for Mississauga (11-8-1) while David Tomasek and Remi Elie scored a goal each.
Spencer Martin made 38 saves for the Steelheads. Charlie Graham started in goal for Belleville but was pulled after allowing two goals on 10 shots. Jason Da Silva stopped 22 shots in 46 minutes of relief.
SPIRIT 7 67'S 3
OTTAWA ??? Saginaw nearly gave up a four-goal lead before pulling away against the 67's.
Dylan Sadowy, Cody Payne, Eric Locke and Jacob Ringuette put the Spirit (9-7-2) up 4-0 before Ottawa scored three straight goals to make the game close. Andrey Alexeev, Sean Callaghan and Nick Moutrey scored in the third period to secure Saginaw a victory.
Brendan Bell scored twice for Ottawa (7-11-0) and Andrew Abou-Assaly had the other goal for the 67's.
Jake Paterson made 27 saves for Saginaw. Philippe Trudeau allowed four goals on 11 shots to take the loss for the 67's. Jacob Blair replaced Trudeau and stopped 15 shots in relief.
WOLVES 4 PETES 3 (SO)
SUDBURY, Ont. ?????????Dominik Kahun completed the come back for the Wolves by scoring the shootout winner.
Nicholas Baptiste and Nathan Pancel each had a goal and an assist for Sudbury (8-5-6), which trailed 3-1 heading into the third period, while Kahun also scored in regulation time.
Peterborough (8-9-2) got goals from Nick Ritchie, Nelson Armstrong and Stephen Pierog.
Franky Palazzese made 36 saves for Sudbury while Andrew D'Agostini turned back 47 shots for the Petes.