The Hamilton Bulldogs couldn’t complete the comeback against the North Bay Battalion, dropping a 3-2 decision Sunday afternoon at FirstOntario Centre.
The Bulldogs got off to a quick start as Arthur Kaliyev (14) put one home from a bad angle to open the scoring at 6:07 of the 1st period. That was it for the goals until late in the 2nd when the Battalion tied the game 1-1.
North Bay scored two quick goals midway through the 3rd period to grab a 3-1 lead before Nicolas Mattinen (5) scored short-handed at 11:59 to cut the deficit to one. Despite a number of chances late, the Bulldogs were not able to pull-off the comeback coming up one goal short as they suffered their fourth loss in a row.
The Bulldogs outshot the Battalion 33-18.
Brandon Saigeon was able to extend his point streak to seven games with an assist on Arthur Kaliyev’s 1st period goal.
North Bay goal scorers were Brad Chenier (5,6) and Justin Brazeau (16).
1) Christian Propp (NB)
2) Brad Chenier (NB)
3) Arthur Kaliyev (HAM)
The Bulldogs continue a four game home-stand Saturday November 3rd as they host the Kingston Frontenacs at FirstOntario Centre at 4 pm.
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