“R” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – JANUARY 16, 2018
SHARKS 3 BRUINS 2
This was a feisty affair – with 8 penalties in all and six of the penalties called for slashing. Sharks sub Steve “Mario” Lemieux with the game winning final period goal. Joe Plati and Eddie Higgins also score for the Sharks. Adam Godard with both Bruins markers. The Sharks and goalie Brian Miller had to kill off a 6 on 3 for the final minute and a half of the game to secure the W! Al Phipps and Steve Dietrich were both in the box with slashing minors.
WINGS 6 FLYERS 3
Bob “Bugsy” Watson scores his first of three goals 49 ticks into the game as the Wings upend the Flyers. Al Pyc and subs Chapie and Lawson with singles. Brian Belloli, Keith Foucher and Ben Haynes do the honors for the Flyers in this penalty free game.
HABS 4 HAWKS 0
The Frenchmen methodically dismantle the Hawks. Sir Kevin Beebe with a ten save shutout. Mike Ala with the deuce. Singles for Steve Orr and “Scowling” Scott Leslie. No Hawks highlights.
SHARKS 4 HAWKS 2
Da Sharks play a swimmingly good game, as they are now tied with the Wings for first place and have not lost in their past nine games! Eddie “The Eagle” Higgins with a two goal game. Singles for Mark Nusss and Al “Mike” Phipps. Bruce “Cooler Man” Gooel and Marty Sell score for the cellar dweller Hawks, as they drop their ninth straight game. No trips to the sin bin for either squad.
FLYERS 4 BRUINS 0
The talented Flyers get back on track after their game one whipping. Puck stopper Mike Schlimgen with the well earned whitewash. Deuces wild for Keith Foucher and Jimmy George(Also 2 Helpers). After recovering from a myriad of injuries – Keith Foucher is currently playing some of the best hockey of his long, and I mean long, career. No Bruins highlights as they drop a deuce today.
WINGS 3 HABS 1
Mirroring the Sharks – the Wings are now tied for first place and have not lost in their previous nine games! The leagues leading scorer Bobby Watson with the deuce and five goals on the day! Sub Chapie with the game winner. Sub goaler Rick “Ticker” Chauvin with an excellent game between the pipes, as he adheres to his wife’s Carol’s advice and “stops flopping!” Steve Orr was the only Hab to solve Ticker in this penalty free game.