9/24 Recap: Cornel off and running

Eric Cornel (+1) notched a pair of assists Thursday as Peterborough opened the 2015-16 schedule with a 5-4 victory over Ottawa. Cornel got it going quickly, sending a backhand from the left side to a streaking Steven Lorentz for a goal just 10 seconds into the game. Later in the third period, Cornel came down the right side on the power play and sent a slap shot at the net that rebounded into a scrum and ended up in the back of the net for hi second assist of the night. Travis Konecny (PHI) scored twice on seven shots for the losing side.

In Sweden, Jonas Johansson stopped 28 of 31 shots as Almtuna IS defeated BIK Karlskoga 5-3. Johansson has started five of AIS' six games this season, going 3-2 with a 2.21 GAA and .908 save%.
Previous
Next Post »