Sunday, May 21, 2017
Kings Get Buzzed by Oakville
McLaughlin had 4 goals for Orillia in the loss.
The Orillia Experience Nissan Kings battled hard but came up a goal short.
Chris McLaughlin had 4 goals for the Kings in a losing effort falling 9-8 to the Oakville Buzz Saturday night.
Despite being close from start to finish including a dominating second period, the Kings never led once in the game.
Oakville scored two goals 8 seconds apart to start the third period for a 9-6 lead.
Orillia rallied with two goals of their own but could not complete the comeback.
Nate Braniff (2 goals, 2 assists), Marley Angus (3 goals, 1 assist), and Kyle Kennery (1 goal, 3 assists) each had 4 points for the Buzz (4-4-0).
Tyler Goodchild had a goal and 2 assists while Dallin Blunt, Michael Montgomery, and Mitchell Pellarin rounded out the scoring for the Kings (3-5-0).
Orillia went 0-for-2 on the power play, Oakville were 0-for-5.
The next game for the Kings is this Wednesday night when they travel to Ajax to take on the West Durham Ironheads.
Check out the post-game with Chris McLaughlin of the Orillia Experience Nissan Kings by clicking on audio.