The day after a hard-fought home loss to the Oshawa Generals, the Ottawa 67’s returned the favour with a 4-0 win in the second half of the home-and-home series on Sunday night.
Tye Felhaber’s 57th goal of the year at the 8:23 mark of the first period stood up as the winner, while Kody Clark led the way with a goal and three assists. Felhaber also scored the final goal of the game, while Marco Rossi chipped in with his his 27th and added a pair of assists.
Mikey DiPietro, playing his second game of the weekend, rebounded from Saturday’s loss with a 22-save shutout in Ottawa, his fourth shutout of the year. The 67’s fired 42 shots at Generals goalie Kyle Keyser.
With three regular season games to go, the Eastern Conference-leading 67’s are back in action Thursday, March 14 in Peterborough before closing out the schedule with home games on March 15 against Peterborough and March 17 against Kingston.
Icing one of the best teams in franchise history, the 67’s will begin their quest for an OHL title and Memorial Cup on March 22 at 7 p.m. at The Arena at TD Place. Click here to get your playoff tickets now.