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William Wallen's overtime goal beats Brampton 4-3, ties series at two

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MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - William Wallen scored a power-play goal 7:58 into overtime as the Mississauga St. Michaels Majors beat the Brampton Battalion 4-3 to even their OHL Eastern conference semifinal 2-2.

Mississauga opened the scoring at 13:56 of the first period when Jordan Mayer connected on the man advantage from Mike Pelech and Kaspars Daugavins.

Brampton's Matt Duchene tied the game with five seconds to go in the first on the power play, with Josh Day and Evgeny Grachev assisting.

The Majors regained the lead on a Cameron Gaunce goal 3:56 into the second before Brampton tied it at two on a goal from Scott Tanski at 8:48.

Mississauga went up 3-2 early in the third thanks to Casey Cizikas, but Grachev's goal with just 35 seconds left and the Brampton net empty had it sent overtime.

JP Anderson turned aside 33 shots for Mississauga, while Thomas McCollum made 25 stops for the Battalion.

Mississauga finished 2-for-4 on the power-play while Brampton closed out 1-for-2 on the night.

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