Bridgeport 5, River Rats 4 ot

New York Islander Fan Central | 11/08/2008 10:44:00 PM | Reports the Sound Tigers won in overtime 5-4 Saturday at Harbor Yard against the Lowell Devils.

Bridgeport fell behind 2-0, scored four straight and then Lowell rallied to tie the game before team captain Mark Wotton scored his first of the season.

Peter Mannino was pulled for Nate Lawson in this game. Jesse Joensuu, Haskins, Iggulden and Callanhan had the other Bridgeport goals. Colliton had two assists along with Kurtis McLean. Ben Walter played, Andrew MacDonald did not play on defense.

Ct Post: Michael Fornabaio also blogged on the game.

The Nassau County Fire Fighters Operation Wounded Warrior (NCFF-OWW) will be collecting care packages at the main box office entrance and Gate 16. If you can stop in and help these folks and in their efforts it would be greatly appreciated.

NCFF-OWW is a registered non-profit organization of Fire Fighters who run a collection campaign of care package items prior to the holidays for the past several years.

During the first weekend in December the group will be involved with "Long Red Line" of fire vehicles that bring the collections to the Wounded Warriors who will be spending their holidays recovering in the Hospitals away from their families who visit, Fr. Bragg, Camp Lejeune, Bethesda Naval and Walter Reed Army Hospitals.