Reid, Sturgeon On Winning Yzerman All Star Squad

by Romano Di Franco

In a highly anticipated matchup on Tuesday, January 23, 2024, Team Yzerman All-Stars showcased their offensive prowess in a convincing 5-1 victory over Team Robinson All-Stars. The game, held at an undisclosed venue, featured intense moments, exceptional plays, and standout performances by key players.

First Period:

The opening period saw no scoring from either team, with both goalies standing tall against the offensive onslaught. Solid goaltending and defensive efforts kept the score sheet clean, setting the stage for an exciting game ahead.

Second Period:

The game came alive in the second period, with Team Yzerman All-Stars breaking the deadlock at 3:39. Kyle Leonard (Ro) capitalized on the opportunity, assisted by Nicholas Paone (Nv) and Matthew Roy (Nv). Shortly after, at the 5:20 mark, Alex Fournier (Ha) extended the lead with a goal, assisted by Devon Savignac (Nv) and Gabriel Crete (Nv). Team Yzerman continued their offensive onslaught with another goal from Fournier at 10:18, assisted by Zack Speck-Meek (Co) and Gabriel Crete (Nv). Team Robinson All-Stars managed to pull one back on the power play at 19:45, with Aidan Carolan (Br) finding the net, assisted by Will Soloway (CP) and Masen Culley (CP). Perhaps, Raiders forward Josh Reid has the best chance to get on the scoresheet from a great pass to Rockland Nationals forward Xavier Laurent but Smiths Falls Bears goalies Dawson Labre gloved down the shot.

Third Period:

Team Yzerman All-Stars maintained their dominance in the final period, adding two more goals to secure the win. Cristobal Tola (Nv) scored at 3:21, assisted by Ethan Montroy (Co) and Kobe Tallman (Co). Ethan Montroy (Co) then added another goal at 14:44, assisted by Tristan Miron (Co) and Kobe Tallman (Co).


The game saw several penalties, showcasing the physicality and intensity of the matchup. Notable penalties included tripping, boarding, hooking, and high sticking, contributing to both power play and penalty kill scenarios.

Three Stars of the Game:

  1. Alex Fournier (Ha) – 1st Star: Fournier led the scoring for Team Yzerman All-Stars with two goals, showcasing his offensive prowess. He was named Player of the Game for the Yzerman All-Star Squad.
  2. Ethan Montroy (Co) – 2nd Star: Montroy contributed significantly with one goal and one assist, playing a crucial role in Team Yzerman’s victory.
  3. Andrew Morton (Re) – 3rd Star: Despite being on the losing side, Morton’s performance for Team Robinson All-Stars earned him the third star of the game. He was named Player of the Game for the Robinson All-Star

In conclusion, the game between Team Yzerman All-Stars and Team Robinson All-Stars was a thrilling showcase of skill and intensity. Team Yzerman’s offensive firepower proved to be the difference-maker, securing a decisive 5-1 victory. The players’ standout performances and the game’s exciting moments will undoubtedly be remembered by fans and players alike.