MONCTON, N.B. -- Ivan Barbashev scored twice, including the winner in the third period, and the Moncton Wildcats staved off elimination with a 3-2 victory over the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoff action Thursday.
Conor Garland also scored for the Wildcats, who built a 2-0 lead in the first period before the Armada stormed back.
Samuel Tremblay cut the deficit halfway through the first and Frederic Bergeron added another to tie the game in the second period for Blainville-Boisbriand, which leads the series 3-2.
Moncton's Alex Dubeau made 33 saves for the win. Armada goalie Etienne Marcoux stopped 25 shots in the losing effort.
OLYMPIQUES 7 SCREAMING EAGLES 1
CAPE BRETON, N.S. -- Alexis Pepin and Martin Reway scored two goals apiece as Gatineau completed its four-game sweep of the Screaming Eagles.
Emile Poirier had a goal and two assists, Simon Tardif-Richard had a goal and one assist, and Taylor Burke also scored for the Olympiques, who outshot Cape Breton 31-18.
Maxim Lazarev replied for the Screaming Eagles with a power-play goal in the third period.
Gatineau's Robert Steeves made 17 saves for the win, while Cape Breton's Zachary Fortin stopped 24 shots in the loss.
MOOSEHEADS 11 ISLANDERS 3
CHARLOTTETOWN -- Jonathan Drouin scored two goals and assisted on two more as the Mooseheads swept the Islanders in their first-round series.
MacKenzie Weegar had two goals and an assist, Nikolaj Ehlers scored two, Danny Moynihan and Timo Meier had a goal and an assist apiece, and Samuel Leblanc and Connor Moynihan also scored for Halifax.
Troy Vance, Kameron Kielly and Daniel Sprong all scored third-period goals for Charlottetown, who was outshot 44-24. Mason McDonald started in the Islanders net, giving up five goals on 15 shots, while Eric Brassard stopped 23-of-29 shots in relief.
Halifax goaltenders Zachary Fucale and Kevin Darveau combined on 21 saves, with Fucale stopping all 16 shots he faced and Darveau allowing three goals on eight shots in relief.
FOREURS 8 TITAN 2
BATHURST, Que. -- Anthony Mantha and Nicolas Aube-Kubel both scored twice to lift Val-d'Or to a four-game sweep of the Titan.
Louick Marcotte scored one goal and assisted on three more, Guillaume Gelinas and Phil Pietroniro had a goal and an assist apiece, and Anthony Richard also scored for the Foreurs, who outshot Acadie-Bathurst 35-20.
Guillaume Brisebois had a goal and an assist for the Titan, and Alexandros Soumakis also scored. Jacob Brennan started in net, giving up seven goals on 29 shots, and Miguel Sullivan stopped 5-of-6 shots in relief.
Val-d'Or goaltenders Antoine Bibeau and Keven Bouchard combined on 18 saves and each allowed one goal.