Scott Scores in Overtime to Give the Marlies the Win Over St. John'sGreg Scott's game winning goal is his third in the new year.
April 5, 2013
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TORONTO MARLIES (3) -VS- ST. JOHN'S ICECAPS (2)
The Toronto Marlies defeated the St. John’s IceCaps, AHL affiliate of the Winnipeg Jets, by a score of 3-2 in overtime tonight at Mile One Centre.
Kael Mouillierat opened the scoring at 3:43 of the first period. Toronto tied the game at one before the end of the frame on Ryan Lasch’s first goal as a member of the Marlies. The two teams would exchange goals in the second period with Jesse Blacker scoring for Toronto and Eric O’Dell responding for the IceCaps. After killing off a penalty early in overtime, Greg Scott notched the game winning goal at 2:20 of the extra frame.
The Marlies return to the ice tomorrow night for the second half of back to back games against the St. John’s IceCaps. Puck drop is 6 p.m. (ET). For all Toronto Marlies ticket inquiries, please call the team’s ticket line at 416-597-PUCK (7825).
Toronto Goal Scorers: Ryan Lasch, Jesse Blacker, Greg Scott (OTW)
St. John’s Goal Scorers: Kael Mouillierat, Eric O’Dell
- Toronto outshot St. John’s 43-25
- Drew MacIntyre earned the victory, while Mark Dekanich took the loss
- The Marlies went 1-for-5 on the powerplay and 3-for-3 on the penalty kill