John Missock of the Hamilton Bulldogs chose the perfect time to score his first goal in the 2022 Memorial Cup.
Litvinov, a 20-year-old from Czechoslovakia, deflected a point shot from defender Nathan Stoyos in extra time to make it 10:08, beating the Bulldogs 4-3 and taking the Chavignon catapult 4-3 to the Memorial Cup final on Wednesday.
Mysak, who was ranked 48th overall by Montreal Canadians in the 2020 NHL entry draft, said, “I was waiting for it, I chose the right moment.” “We’re so excited to play in the final and we’re so excited.”
Morrison, the MVP of the OHL playoffs, went into the slot and drew a quick feed from Ryan Winterton past Coulombay to level the match at 6:04.
Says “Wints, Wints, I am open.” So you have to find people like them when they’re open, “said Winterton, who took a couple of aids and was a plus-3 at night.
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The dramatic semifinals featured big wins, excellent Golding and Mysak’s timely tip to take the Bulldogs’ first Memorial Trophy to the final. They will face host St. John Sea Docs 5-3 to start the match on June 20.
On Monday, in the Shavinigan zone, Stoyos took control of the puck in the Shavinigan zone, circled the net and then returned to the blue line before he could throw a shot towards the goal. Success.
“If you want to score a goal, you need a net front (balance),” Misak said. “The whole game, we knew they were hard around the net, so I tried to spin around to create a place to screen the goalie. I knew he was going to shoot it when he’s buck on the stick. He picked the right moment, I picked the right moment.
Mavrik Bourque, Olivier Nadeau and William Veillette scored for Shavinigan, setting the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League record for the President’s title in the playoffs with seven extra time wins.
Shavinigan coach Daniel Renat says, “This is a great year.” Bottom line, we are champions. The message for the players is – “Raise your head, be proud of yourself, be proud of your team. It’s been a year, you’re forever champions, no. No matter what.”
Marco Costandini made 33 saves for Hamilton, while Coulomb stopped 39 of the 43 shots he faced.
Hamilton made significant changes in his approach to the game on Monday, allowing only one power-play chance when he outscored Shavinigan 38-30.
Hamilton coach Jay McKee said, “It was definitely a point of focus.” If we’re going to win the game tonight, we’ll be out of the box. “
In the first period of equal play, each team initially hit a post and the shots were tight, with Hamilton leading 9-8 on that field.
Sets the exciting final frame back and forth
Burke started the score at 14:39 when he turned the NATO feed past Costandini. Nato gained control of a loose buck in the left corner and hit the battle, with his shot finding the net under Kostantini’s glove.
Krushnikov equalized within two minutes, joining the rush in a 4-on-4 situation and finishing a thin pass through McDowish at 16:29 from the right wing.
The game opened in the second period, resulting in increased chances of scoring.
McDowish outscored Hamilton 1:23, then his snapshot beat Coulomb in one of their power-play chances just seconds later.
Nadiou brought back Isaac Maynard’s point shot past Costantini at 5:49. This tip led to a video review, but was soon confirmed.
From there, Coulomb made 17 savings in the second period for the Goldtenders, and Costandini was equally sharp as he blocked 14 cataract offerings.
It set the stage for a tense and tumultuous third period.
After 2:28, Vermett reached out and raised the Angus Booth wrist shot in the top corner past Constantini at 10:01.
This time the Bulldogs just entered the Morrison slot and responded in quick fashion as they made a feed from Winterton at 13:56.
Shavinigan, the 2012 Memorial Cup champion, finished second in the preliminary round, advancing with victories against Edmonton and Hamilton before abandoning hosts Sea Docks 5-3 in the final round-robin match.
Hamilton struggled early in the event, falling to St John and Shavinigen, who recorded a 4-2 victory over Edmonton in its final opening match to win its semi-final chance.