QMJHL: Tigres beat Screaming Eagles for eighth-straight win

The Canadian Press
1/29/2014 10:37:40 PM
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SYDNEY, N.S. -- Carl-Antoine Delisle snapped a tie in the third period with his second goal of the game to lead the Tigres past Cape Breton 4-3 in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action Wednesday as Victoriaville won its eighth in a row.

Francois Tremblay had a busy night for the Tigres (24-19-6) making 42 saves, including 18 in the second period.

The Screaming Eagles (26-21-3) grabbed a 2-0 lead in the first period with goals from Charles-Eric Legare and Cameron Darcy.

Delisle and Petr Sidlik sandwiched second-period goals around one by Cape Breton's Bronson Beaton, and trailed 3-2 going into the third period.

Yan Pavel Laplante got the equalizer for Victoriaville in the third period.

Alex Bureau made 24 saves for Cape Breton.



BOISBRIAND, Que. -- Danick Martel scored 17 seconds into the game and the Armada had two more goals in the opening period to beat Rimouski.

Samuel Tremblay, Dominic Talbot-Tassi, Daniel Walcott and Emil Aronsson also scored for Blainville-Boisbriand (30-10-9), who are one point back of league-leading Baie-Comeau.

Peter Trainor and Jimmy Oligny replied for the Oceanic (29-14-7).

Armada goaltender Etienne Marcoux finished with 31 saves, while at the other end of the ice Philippe Desrosiers stopped 23 shots.



SHAWINIGAN, Que. -- Alexis D'Aoust scored twice as the Cataractes doubled Saint John in a battle of QMJHL basement dwellers.

Jeremy Auger and Gabriel Slight also scored for the league-worst Shawinigan (13-30-7).

Noah Zilbert had a pair of goals for the Sea Dogs (15-30-4).

Both Shawinigan goaltender Marvin Cupper and Saint John's Sebastien Auger finished with 24 saves.



GATINEAU, Que. -- The Olympiques scored four unanswered goals including a pair shorthanded to cruise past Acadie-Bathurst.

Simon Tardif-Richard and Emile Poirier scored shorthanded, with Vincent Dunn, Taylor Burke, Alexis Pepin and Derek Sheppard adding singles for Gatineau (30-17-3).

Simon Fortier, with a short-handed goal of his own, and Alexandros Soumakis countered for the Titan (17-29-5).

Robert Steeves made just 10 saves in net for Gatineau. At the other end of the ice, Jacob Brennan was pulled after giving up five goals on 34 shots. Miguel Sullivan took over and stopped 14 shots for the Titan.

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (Photo: TSN)


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