OTTAWA - Shane Prince scored three times as the Ottawa 67's defeated the visiting Belleville Bulls 5-2 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action.
Tyler Toffoli and Sean Monahan each had a goal and an assist for the 67's while Mike Cazzola and Cody Ceci both had two assists.
?I think we kept working and getting pucks to the net. I don?t think we had as many shots as we did in the previous games but the shots we took were really good ones,? Toffoli said.
Stephen Silas and Joseph Cramarossa scored for the Bulls, who lost for the third time this series in Ottawa.
Petr Mrazek earned the win by making 32 saves while Malcolm Subban stopped 24 of 28 shots in a losing effort.
Ottawa failed to earn a single power play all game as Belleville went 0 for 6 with the man advantage.
The 67's now lead the Eastern Conference first-round series 3-2 with Game 6 scheduled for Monday in Belleville.