Tigres’ Comtois scores overtime winner as Canada edges Slovakia


Victoriaville Tigres forward Maxime Comtois scored two goals, including the overtime winner, as Team Canada edged Team Slovakia 3-2 at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup on Monday.

Owen Tippett also scored for Team Canada in the game.

Filip Krivosik and Michal Ivan replied for Team Slovakia.

Ian Scott picked up the win in goal for Canada, while Juraj Sklenar was tagged with the loss for Slovakia.

Team Canada continues the tournament against Team Russia on Tuesday.