Jeff Gorton, the new executive vice president of hockey operations for the Montreal Canadians, is in the spotlight as the Laval Rocket lost 4-3 in overtime before the Texas Stars on Wednesday.
Gorton appeared in the box at Place Bell for this game and he saw a great effort from the Canadians School Club.
From the group, Raphael Harvey-Pinard and Laurent Dauphin drew attention. In this game two players scored one goal each and one acid. They were teammates on the Louis Belpedio net that created a 1-1 tie in the first period.
Anthony Lewis scored two goals for the Stars in midfield, giving the Stars a 3-1 lead in a two-man power play.
The rocket did not leave. Harvey-Pinard accepted a neat pass from Corey Schunemann in front of the net and then skillfully beat Adam Sheil. With 2 minutes and 10 seconds to go, Dauphin scored his 11th goal in a throwback and sent both teams into overtime.
Tie Dellandria escapes after a long pass from Ben Gleeson and is stopped by Caden Primu, but on his slide to his fold, Dauphin makes contact with his keeper and the disc ends behind the red line. .
Primau was in pain after this goal and he did not go back to the locker room. Rocket goalie took back 23 sides in defeat.