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Knights sweep weekend games against Ottawa and Peterborough – London
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Knights sweep weekend games against Ottawa and Peterborough – London

Landon Sim scored twice and Max McCue had three assists as the London Knights defeated the Peterborough Petes 5-2 on Saturday night at Budweiser Gardens. The seven goals gave the game a much different feeling than the London-Ottawa matchup on Friday night which saw the teams stymied offensively through 65 minutes of hockey and a shootout. Goals were just not at a premium.A night later, the Knights found a way through the Petes. It wasn’t an easy task as they went up against Londoner Michael Simpson who has had a sensational season so far for the Petes. Simpson led the entire OHL in save percentage coming into Saturday.Sim broke a 2-2 tie with the eventual game-winner in the second period when he took a nifty one-touch pass from Diaco and ripped a shot glove side on Londoner Michae...
London Knights edge first-place Ottawa 67s in a shootout – London
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London Knights edge first-place Ottawa 67s in a shootout – London

On a day when both quarter-final matches at the World Cup of soccer were decided in shootouts, the London Knights and the Ottawa 67s decided to join the penalty shot party. London and Ottawa matched and mirrored each other all the way to a shootout in their first meeting since 2020.Knights forward George Diaco scored the only goal of that shootout while goaltender Brett Brochu tacked on three more saves to his 31 through regulation and overtime. The Knights won 1-0.George Diaco scored the only goal OF THE GAME… it came in a shootout as the @LondonKnights defeated Ottawa 1-0. Brett Brochu was perfect. He made 31 saves in 65 minutes and three more in the shootout. pic.twitter.com/IYre6j9YZI— Mike Stubbs (@stubbs980) December 10, 2022 Story continues below advertisement ...