MANITOBA 2, HAMILTON 1 (OT)
Defenseman Nolan Baumgartner scored at 2:49 of overtime to lift Manitoba over Hamilton by a 2-1 count on Monday at Copps Coliseum. The Moose improved to 6-3-0-0 on the season and will square off with the Bulldogs again on Tuesday.
The teams played a scoreless first two periods despite Hamilton holding a 21-10 advantage in shots over that span en route to a 32-18 edge in the final count.
Moose goaltender Cory Schneider sparkled in net, finishing with 31 saves on 32 shots to improve to 5-2-0 for the campaign.