Saturday, November 5, 2011

This Date In Providence Bruins History: November 5

1999: Jeremy Brown tallies a hat trick while Cameron Mann scores twice and falls an assist short of a Gordie Howe Hat Trick, piloting a 9-4 romp of the visiting Saint John Flames.

2006: Playing their third game in as many days and in as many cities, the P-Bruins extend their winning streak to five games with a 5-3 home triumph over Binghamton. Providence initially trails the Senators, 2-0, at the first intermission but score five unanswered goals between 11:01 of the second period and 9:39 of the third. Ben Walter has a hand in four of those with two strikes and two helpers.

2010: After going 0-4-1 at The Dunk during the first month of the season, the P-Bruins finally win a home game by throttling the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, 6-1. Multipoint performers include Jamie Arniel (goal, assist), Jordan LaVallee-Smotherman (two goals), Yury Alexandrov (goal, assist) and two helpers apiece for Steven Kampfer and Kirk MacDonald.