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OHL: Rupert brothers shine as Knights win sixth straight

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The Canadian Press
2/21/2014 11:02:29 PM
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LONDON, Ont. -- Matt Rupert had two goals and an assist and brother Ryan Rupert scored once and set up two more as the London Knights doubled up the Ottawa 67's 6-3 on Friday in Ontario Hockey League action.

Gemel Smith, Max Domi and Brett Welychka also scored for the Knights (41-12-5), who extended their win streak to six games, while Josh Anderson tacked on three assists.

Tyler Hill, Travis Konecny and Erik Bradford replied for the 67's (20-33-4).

Jake Patterson made 23 saves for London as Ottawa's Liam Herbst turned aside 57-of-62 shots in a losing cause.

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GENERALS 3 FRONTENACS 2

KINGSTON, Ont. -- Joe Manchurek broke a 2-2 deadlock at 6:59 of the third period as Oshawa edged the Frontenacs.

Scott Laughton and Cole Cassels also scored for the Generals (37-16-5).

Darcy Greenaway and Conor McGlynn scored for Kingston (32-21-4), which lost for the first time in three outings.

Daniel Altshuler made 33 saves for Oshawa while Matt Mahalak stopped 22 shots for the Frontenacs.

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WHALERS 3 STING 2

SARNIA, Ont. -- Alex Nedeljkovic made 31 saves as the Whalers handed Sarnia its 11th loss in a row.

Connor Chatham had a goal and an assist for Plymouth (23-29-6) while Yannick Rathgeb and Danny Vanderwiel scored the others.

Davis Brown and Connor Schlichting supplied the scoring for the Sting (15-37-6).

Sarnia's Taylor Dupuis stopped 28-of-31 shots in a losing cause.

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STORM 6 SPITFIRES 4

GUELPH, Ont. -- Robby Fabbri and Kerby Rychel each had a goal and three assists as the Storm earned their seventh win in a row by downing Windsor.

Zack Mitchell scored once and set up two more for Guelph (45-9-3) and Stephen Pierog, Ryan Horvat and Nick Ebert each scored once.

Brody Milne, Slater Koekkoek, Christiano DiGiacinto and Brady Vail scored for the Spitfires (34-22-3), who lost their fourth in a row.

Justin Nichols made 21 saves for the Storm as Windsor's Alex Fotinos stopped 30-of-36 shots in defeat.

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ATTACK 3 RANGERS 1

KITCHENER, Ont. -- Brandon Hope made 47 saves, including 21 in the third period, as Owen Sound defeated the Rangers.

Holden Cook, Kyle Platzer and Brayden Rose scored for Owen Sound (26-24-7).

Nick Maygar recorded Kitchener's (22-33-3) only goal while Matthew Greenfield stopped 19 shots in defeat.

The Attack went 1 for 2 on the power play as the Rangers failed to score on either of their chances with the man advantage.

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PETES 4 STEELHEADS 0

MISSISSAUGA, Ont.-- Anthony Stefano had two goals and an assist as Peterborough blanked the Steelheads.

Stephen Nosad had a goal and an assist for the Petes (26-27-5) while Nick Ritchie scored once.

Peterborough's Andrew D'Agostini only had to make 15 saves for his fifth-career shutout.

Spencer Martin stopped 36-of-40 shots for Mississauga (21-33-4), which dropped its fourth game in a row.

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The Ontario Hockey League announced that Friday's game between the Erie Otters and Sudbury Wolves was postponed due to unsafe ice conditions. The game has been rescheduled for Feb. 24 in Sudbury.

Matt Rupert (Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)

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(Photo: Claus Andersen/Getty Images)
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