OHL Roundup: Knights beat Storm for 3-0 lead in second-round series


GUELPH, Ont. — Evan Bouchard scored twice and added two assists as the London Knights beat the Guelph Storm 7-4 on Monday to take a commanding lead in their second-round Ontario Hockey League playoff series.

Adam Boqvist, Liam Foudy, Kevin Hancock, William Lochead and Matvey Guskov also scored to help London build a 3-0 advantage in the best-of-seven series.

Dmitri Samorukov led the Storm with a pair of goals. Markus Phillips and Nick Suzuki had the others.

Knights goaltender Jordan Kooy stopped 29 shots. Guelph’s Anthony Popovich made 15 saves.

The Storm host Game 4 on Wednesday.

The Canadian Press