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Sarnia Sting pick up valuable point in shoot-out loss to Soo Greyhounds

By DAVE BORODY SAULT STE. MARIE – A gutsy performance enabled the Sarnia Sting to gain a valuable point Wednesday night at the Essar Centre. The Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds scored a 3-2 shootout victory over the Sting in front of 4,000 fans. It took until the fifth shooter in the shootout for the Greyhounds [...]

Sarnia Sting drop to Kitchener Rangers, pushing team to last place in Western Conference

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By DAVE BORODY KITCHENER – It was another heart-breaking loss for the Sarnia Sting Friday night. The Kitchener Rangers scored with 24.5 seconds left in regulation time to edge the Sting 6-5 in front of a near capacity crowd of 7,217 fans at the Kitchener Auditorium. The loss was Sarnia’s fifth straight and dropped them [...]

Sarnia Sting start out New Year with second loss to London Knights, this one at home


By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting began 2014 on a sour note Wednesday night. The London Knights came from behind to edge the Sting 8-6 in front of 3,794 fans at the RBC Centre in Ontario Hockey League play. What was frustrating for the Sting was the fact that they jumped out to a 4-1 lead by [...]

Sarnia Sting fall 6-3 to London Knights on last day of 2013


By DAVE BORODY LONDON – The Sarnia Sting dropped a 6-3 decision to the London Knights in Ontario Hockey League action, Tuesday afternoon in front of 9,046 fans at the Budweiser Gardens. The teams were even at 1-1 after one period before London took a 4-3 lead after two periods and scored a pair of goals in [...]

Sarnia Sting lose to Owen Sound Attack in shootout

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By DAVE BORODY Sarnia Sting head coach Trevor Letowski admitted he wasn’t sure what to expect from his team coming off their Christmas break. Letowski was happy to gain a point as the Sting lost 3-2 in a shootout to the Owen Sound Attack, Sunday afternoon in front of 3,490 fans at the RBC Centre. Owen [...]

Sarnia Sting fall 7-2 to Barrie Colts


By DAVE BORODY BARRIE – The Sarnia Sting dropped a 7-2 decision to the Barrie Colts in Ontario Hockey League action Thursday night in front of 3,644 fans at the Barrie Molson Centre. It was the second game in as many nights for the Sting, both on the road. “We haven’t played well in back-to-back games on [...]

Sarnia Sting beats Owen Sound Attack in 3-2 contest


By DAVE BORODY OWEN SOUND – Christmas came exactly one week early for Sarnia Sting defenceman Jeff King. The rookie rearguard scored his first Ontario Hockey League goal with 13.28 seconds left in overtime to give the Sting a hard-earned 3-2 victory over the Owen Sound Attack, Wednesday night in front of 3,056 fans at the Harry [...]

Sting acquires centre from Saginaw Spirit

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The Sarnia Sting has traded two future draft picks in a deal in which they receive a 17-year-old centre from the Saginaw Spirit. Brandon Lindberg, who was originally Saginaw’s 5th round pick out of the Waterloo Wolves AAA program in the 2012 OHL Priority Selection, will join the club. Bill Abercrombie, director of hockey operations, said [...]

Sarnia Sting lose tough one to Kingston Frontenacs


By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting scored the game’s opening goal against the Kingston Frontenacs Saturday night. After that it was all downhill. The Frontenacs replied with nine in a row to defeat the Sting 9-1 in front of 2,796 fans at the RBC Centre. It marked the first time this season the Sting has given up [...]

Sarnia Sting hang on to beat Plymouth Whalers with seconds left in game


By DAVE BORODY The Sarnia Sting snatched victory from the jaws of defeat Friday night. And they have their Russian sharp shooter, Nikolay Goldobin to thank for that. Goldobin scored two goals in the final minute, including the winner with 8.9 seconds remaining to give the Sting a 3-2 win over the Plymouth Whalers in front of [...]