Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

 

A weekend to forget

Friday night, it was in front of 3939 fans that the Olympiques were defeated by the Mooseheads by a score of 5-1. That same evening, Colin White’s jersey was retired. The number 24 will from now on throne beside the number 25 of Maxime Talbot in the bleachers of the old Bob.

An even score persisted after the forty first minutes of play.  Stefan Fournier opened the score in first period with the assistance of Nathan MacKinnon and Jonathan Drouin.  In the second, Taylor Burke assisted by Émile Poirier tied the game on a powerplay.   

Until the third period, Eric Brassard had stopped 20 shots and allowed only 1 goal. However he was abandoned for the last 20 minutes of play. Halifax scored 4 straight goals on 11 shots. Ryan, Ashley, Frk and Drouin all scored.

Still satisfied from his goalie Brassard, Benoit Groulx decided to give another start the following night.  However, the young goaltender of 17 years old did not seem to be ready for that much action.

After two shots from Christophe Lalonde and Dmitri Jaskin, the Wildcats were leading 2-0. Brassard was then replaced by Nishi. A few seconds later, Jaskin added a second goal to his night of work.

At the end of the second period, Samuel Courtemanche finally got read of lots of weight on his shoulder by scoring his first of the season. A good sequence by Boudreau and Chapman was at the origin of this realization.

Martin Reway gave hope to his team by scoring his 11h goal of the season. The Wildcats however destroyed the chances of the Olympiques with three consecutive goals. Wood, Tremaine and Johnston respectively scored their first, second and third of the season.

 

Olivier Breton

 

 

 

 
 

Schedule & Results

October 30 / 2014

 
SNB
6
5
CAP
Final
 
 

October 31 / 2014

 
CHA
VS
MON
06:30 PM ET
 
 
SHA
VS
QUE
07:00 PM ET
 
 
 
CHI
VS
BAC
07:30 PM ET
 
 
BAT
VS
ROU
07:30 PM ET
 
 

November 01 / 2014

 
SHE
VS
BAC
 
 
RIM
VS
SHA
 
 
BAT
VS
VDO
04:00 PM ET
 
 
 
MON
VS
HAL
 
 
CAP
VS
SNB
 
 
VIC
VS
DRU
 
 
BLB
VS
QUE
07:00 PM ET
 
 
 
GAT
VS
ROU
07:00 PM ET
 

November 02 / 2014

 
HAL
VS
CHA
03:00 PM ET
 
 
DRU
VS
BLB
 
 
SHE
VS
CHI
 
 

Fan Zone

Get The QMJHL Insider

Be the first to know what's happening in the QMJHL