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Robinson leads way as Battalion come back to beat Majors 5-3 in OHL matinee

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MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Brampton's Brandon Robinson scored the winner on a third-period power play to complete a Battalion comeback in a 5-3 victory over the Mississauga St. Michael's Majors on Wednesday at the Hershey Centre.

With the win, Brampton (14-7-1-2) increased its lead in the Ontario Hockey League's Central Division to three points over the Majors (12-9-1-3). Brampton has 31 points and trails the Ottawa 67s by one point for the Eastern Conference lead.

Robinson's goal, his fifth of the season, was banked in off a Mississauga defender from behind the net at 5:20 of the third period.

Barclay Goodrow, Cameron Wind, Philip Lane and Brett Mackie also scored for the Battalion, who trailed 2-0 in the second period.

Goodrow, who scored his 11th of the season, added an assist and extended his goal-scoring streak to seven games.

Riley Brace had a goal and an assist for the Majors while teammates Brett Foy and Jamie Wise also scored.

Matej Machovsky made 12 saves in the victory while J.P. Anderson turned aside 30 shots for the Majors. The Battalion were 1-for-6 on the power play while the Majors were 0-for-4.

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