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Thompson registers hat trick as Sting dampen the Spirit, 6-3


By DAVE BORODY A wild third period propelled the Sarnia Sting to victory Friday night. The Sting scored four goals in the third stanza to skate off with a 6-3 triumph over the Saginaw Spirit in front of 3,085 fans at the RBC Centre. Brett Thompson led the Sting offence with three goals; Nail Yakupov [...]

Sarnia Sting take 3-2 loss to Kitchener Rangers at RBC Centre


By DAVE BORODY Photo by Metcalfe Photography The Sarnia Sting ran into a hot goalie on Thursday night. John Gibson turned aside 38 of 40 shots he faced in leading the Kitchener Rangers to a 3-2 win over the Sting in front of only 2,581 fans at the RBC Centre. The loss dropped Sarnia’s overall record [...]

Sting’s Yakupov drops to number two on latest NHL draft projection


The latest rankings for the 2012 NHL draft  by the International Scouting Services has dropped Nail Yakupov of the Sarnia Sting to number two on its list behind fellow Russian Mikhail Grigorenko of the Quebec Remparts of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League. Grigorenko, who won't turn 18 until May 2012, has 16 goals and [...]

Sarnia Sting take down St. Michael’s Majors with 4-2 victory

By DAVE BORODY MISSISSAUGA – Rookie defenceman Anthony DeAngelo has scored three goals so far this season for the Sarnia Sting. That’s impressive in itself, but what’s even more impressive is the fact all three have been game winners. DeAngelo scored what proved to be the winning goal as the Sting skated to a 4-2 [...]

Sarnia Sting power play fails to materialize in 5-2 loss to Owen Sound Attack

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  By DAVE BORODY OWEN SOUND – The Owen Sound Attack is supposed to be in a rebuilding mode after winning Ontario Hockey League championship last season. Gone are a number of their top offensive weapons from a year ago. But they played like champions Friday night as they skated to a 5-2 victory over [...]

Galchenyuk happy to have surgery behind him


Injured Sarnia Sting forward Alex Galchenyuk has told that hopes to be back on skates sometime next month. The first overall selection in the 2010 OHL Priority Selection injured his knee is a pre-season game against Windsor in September at the RBC Centre and underwent surgery to repair a torn knee ligament on October [...]

Guelph Storm nip Sting in overtime


By DAVE BORODY Photo by Metcalfe Photography The Sarnia Sting let one get away Saturday night. The Sting lost 6-5 in overtime to the upstart Guelph Storm in front of 3,460 fans at the RBC Centre. The loss dropped Sarnia’s overall record to 12-2-1-3 in the Ontario Hockey League. Guelph improved to 8-4-1-2. Stephen Gaskin [...]

Sarnia Sting dominate Windsor Spitfires in 6-2 victory at RBC Centre


By DAVE BORODY Photo by Metcalfe Photography The two newest additions to the Sarnia Sting paid instant dividends Friday night. Newcomers Brett Thompson and Craig Duininck each had a goal and an assist in leading the Sting to a 6-2 victory over the Windsor Spitfires in front of 3,637 fans at the RBC Centre. The [...]

Yakupov, Maxwell receive OHL honours for month of October

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Two Sarnia Sting players–Nail Yakupov and Brandon Maxwell–have been honoured for the month of October for their play. Yakupov led the league in scoring with 29 points in 13 games for the Sting, producing 11 goals and a league-high 18 assists.  He recorded a point in 12 of his 13 games with an impressive nine multi-point [...]

UPDATED: Sting acquire Thompson from Erie and Duininck from Windsor, while sending Broussard to Ottawa


Trader Jacques is at it again.   General Manager Jacques Beaulieu has announced the Sarnia Sting Hockey Club has acquired overage forward Brett Thompson from the Erie Otters today (Monday, Oct. 31) in the first of three trades the club would make.   The Sting have sent their 3rd round pick in the 2012 OHL [...]