GALCHENYUK ON A ROLL/Bozon Suspended/Czechs Win Karjala Cup Without Plekanec

Nov 10th, 2012 | By | Category: Hockey-General News

94 – Alexander Galchenyuk – Sarnia Sting

Canadiens first round draft  pick Alexander Galchenyuk scored  the winning  goal and an assist in  Sarnia’s 4-2 win in Guelph  Friday night.   Galchenyuk has nine points over his last three games. In  19 games  he has 12 goals and 18 assists for 30 points.  “He’s been shooting more of late,” said Sarnia coach  Jacques Beaulieu. “We talked to him about 10 days ago that those sexy passes don’t always work. He has a great shot, in fact a pro shot and he surprises a lot of goalies.”

……….Also in the OHL, 2012 fourth round draft pick Brady Vail was  held off  the  scoresheet  as Windsor lost to Plymouth 5-3 Friday.  He has 7  goals 15 assists in  twenty games.

……….Third round pick Tim Bozon of the Kamloops Blazer was  not in  the lineup as the Blazer’s lost in Spokane.  Bozon was  serving a one-game suspension after a spitting incident following Tuesday’s 2-1 loss to the Edmonton Oil Kings.  As the clock ran out  Bozon spit on Edmonton’s Keegan Lowe and was assessed two roughing minors, a misconduct and a game misconduct.

……Left wing  Charles Hudon, the  Canadiens  fifth round pick scored his  10th goal as Chicoutimi won 3-2 at Rimouski.  It  was Hudon’s  fourth game since returning from a concussion.  He has the goal and three assists his last two games and in twenty games  10 goals ad 10 assists.

…….At Turku Finland, two power play goals in  the first period stood up as the Czech Republic has won the first stage of the Euro Hockey Tour – the Karjala Cup – beating Russia 2-1 in the tournament’s final game.  Once  again Canadiens forward Tomas Plekanec was not in the Czech line up, presumably because of insurance issues.  Plekanec’s  Kladno linemate  Jiri Tlusty scored one of the Czech goals.   The European  Hockey Tour  consists of four tournaments: Karjala Tournament in FinlandChannel One Cup in Russia,Oddset Hockey Games in Sweden, and Kajotbet Hockey Games in the Czech Republic.

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