“R” LEAGUE WEEKLY UPDATE – OCTOBER 29, 2019
NO CURTS CORNER NOVEMBER 5, 2019.
WILL RETURN FOR THE NOVEMBER 12, 2019 GAMES
OFF TO COSTA RICA!
HABS 6 SHARKS 2
3-2 Habs entering the final period, then the Habs rattle off three unanswered goals in a four minute span to ice the game. Playing in the Halloween spirit dressed up as a goalie – Sir Kevin Beebe was excellent between the pipes for the Habs! Deuces wild for Cam “Steam Boat” Lawrence and Jimmy “Boog” Powell. Marty Sell and John “The Little Ball of Hate” Perini with singles. Captain Steve Dietrich and Eddie “The Eagle” Higgins tally for the Fish.
FLYERS 6 HAWKS 3
Al Sparks, Robbie Porter and Ryan O’Rourke all dent the twine twice for the Flyers. Playmaker Steve “Honey Badger” Orr with the hat trick assist. Billy Hagen, Keith Foucher and defenseman Barry Piornack score for the Hawks in this penalty free game.
BRUINS 4 WINGS 2
Steve Lemieux leads the Bruins with a two goal game. Captain Adam Godard and Chuck Mouraine also with goals. Goaler Bobby Rutkoske with a solid game in nets. Paulie “Jay” Giles and sub Chris Isola were the marksman for the Wings.
WINGS 3 SHARKS 3
Both teams tie coming off of a game one loss. Ben Haynes of the Sharks scores with just over a minute left in the game with the goalie pulled for the tie! Pat Collins and returning from a lengthy DL stint – Benny Hudson with singles. Mark Smyth scores twice for the Wings. Al Phipps with the Wings initial marker.
FLYERS 3 HABS 2
Flyers sweep for the day! The triple R’s’ score for the Flyers – General Robert E. Lee, Ryan O’Rourke and Robbie Porter. Goalie Mike Allemon with another very good game in nets! Mike Ala and Kenny “Prime Time” Wilkins score for the Frenchmen.
HAWKS 5 BRUINS 4
How bout them Hawks! After losing nine consecutive games and behind the superlative goaltending of sub “Sugar” John Marchin, the Hawks hang on and finally get in the victory column! The Bruins score two late final period goals to close the gap to 5-4 that lead to a very frenzied final finish! Billy Hagen, Keith Foucher, Rob Halbhuber, power forward Kenny Perko and sub Mat Lawson with the Hawks markers. Steve “Mario” Lemieux with the hat trick for the Bruins as Halloween masks litter the ice! Right defenseman Mike “Cherry” Charison also with a Bruins goal.
What does each player on the famed Red Wings Production Line – Sid Abel, Gordie Howe and Ted Lindsay have in common during their Red Wings career?
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All three were Captains at one time or another.