Two goals from both Dante Salituro and Cliff Pu lifted the London Knights to a 5-2 win over the Kitchener Rangers on Friday night.
The win was London’s twelfth in a row over the Rangers, counting regular season and playoffs and dating back to January of 2016.
It also lifted the Knights into sole possession of first place overall in the Ontario Hockey League standings, two points ahead of the Erie Otters. Erie has two games in hand and will make them up this weekend against Saginaw and Windsor.
Rare short-handed penalty shots triggered the scoring in the fifth meeting between the teams this season.
Joseph Garreffa stole a puck in the London end with the Knights on the power play and deked his way across the slot.
Tyler Johnson was called for throwing his stick at the puck, play was whistled down and a penalty shot was awarded to the Rangers…
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The Knights return home on Friday, February 17th to take on the Owen Sound Attack; puck drop scheduled for 7:30pm. Tickets for Friday’s game can be purchased in person at the Aluminum Associates London Knights Armoury, at the OMAC Mortgages London Knights Box Office, over the phone by calling 519-681-0800 EXT. 1, or by CLICKING HERE.