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THE FINAL BUZZER: AMERKS VS. BULLDOGS

Kevin Snow of Sabres.com goes behind the numbers in Rochester's 3-1 win over Hamilton on Tuesday

Wednesday, 10.24.2012 / 9:50 AM / Features
By Kevin Snow  - Sabres.com (@kwsnow)
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THE FINAL BUZZER: AMERKS VS. BULLDOGS
Cody Hodgson scored the game winner as Rochester defeated Hamilton 3-1 at FNC on Tuesday...

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FIRST STAR

Cody Hodgson: Collected a game-high two points (1+1) in 17:54 of ice time. He scored the game-winning goal at 12:53 of the second period by finishing off a nice individual effort when he beat three Bulldogs along the boards before cashing in his own rebound.

No Name G A +/- Sh PIM
C 19 C. Hodgson 1 1 0 4 0


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BY THE NUMBERS

  • Power Play: 1/4 (Season total: 10/33, 30.3%)
  • Penalty Killing: 2/2 (Season total: 23/32, 71.9%)
  • Rochester’s third period power play goal was their eighth in the last three games. They have now scored at least one PPG in five of six games.
  • Hodgson and Joe Finley both record their first goal of the year.
  • Marcus Foligno’s assist puts him in a tie with Hodgson for team lead in scoring at nine points.
  • Foligno and Hodgson are now part of a four-way tie for the AHL lead in scoring along with Cory Conacher and Justin Schultz.
  • TJ Brennan’s third period goal gives him eight points, placing him second to Schultz for the league lead in scoring among defensemen with eight (4+4) points.
  • Brennan records a team-high five shots, giving him 17 in the last three 3 games.
  • Finley led all Amerks in ice time with 22:28; Mark Mancari was the leading forward at 20:34

Shots on Goal (Team leaders)

  • Hamilton: 37 (Michael Bournival – 6)
  • Rochester: 32 (TJ Brennan – 5)
  • Amerks have been outshot in all six games this season.
  • David Leggio made 36 saves to earn the win; he has now started Rochester’s last 32 regular season and playoff games.

Rochester’s Record When

  • Leading After 1: 2-0-0-0
  • Leading After 2: 2-0-0-0
  • Outshot by Opponent: 4-2-0-0

 

GAME SUMMARY

FIRST PERIOD

  • 1-0 ROC: Finley's point shot changes direction off a Bulldogs defender in front of the net (11:45)…
    Shots: HAM-12, ROC-10

SECOND PERIOD

  • 1-1: Bournival outworks Foligno in front to one-time pass from Holland behind Leggio (12:09)…
  • 2-1 ROC: Hodgson beats three defenders off the half wall before burying a rebound past Delmas (12:53)… Shots: ROC-13, HAM-9

THIRD PERIOD

  • 3-1 ROC: Brennan one times a point bomb through a crowd behind Delmas (16:09, PP)…
    Shots: ROC-9, HAM-13

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