Acadie-Bathurst rallies with three goals in the third period
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The Acadie-Bathurst Titan scored three unanswered third-period goals in extending the Charlottetown Islanders’ losing streak in the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League on Wednesday night in Bathurst, N.B.
The Titan’s 3-2 come-from-behind victory marked the fifth straight loss for the Islanders.
The Islanders held period leads of 1-0 and 2-0, but Adam Stevens’ short-handed goal at 10:31 of the third evened the score at 2-2 and a power-play goal by Nicholas Blanchard at 16:42 sent the Titan to victory.
Christophe Boivin started the comeback for the Titan at 4:27.
Kameron Kielly and Alexandre Goulet scored for the Islanders, who fell to 13-14-1-3.
Shots on goal were 34-32 in favour of the Titan (13-15-1-1). Jacob Brennan earned the goaltending victory over Eric Brassard.
The Islanders host back-to-back games at Eastlink Centre this weekend. The Quebec Remparts visit Saturday at 7 p.m. and the Halifax Mooseheads are the opposition Sunday at 4 p.m.