North American Juniors

Juniors Game Night: 3-11-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Charlottetown Islanders 5 @ Saint John Sea Dogs 3

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 1-0-1, E, 4 PIM, 3 SOG, 3 Hits
Season totals: 45 GP, 6-12-18, -4, 82 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: Did not play
Season totals: 58 GP, 33-40-73, +35, 57 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

Imama had his second goal in the last four games. Joseph remains out of the lineup due to injury (day-to-day).

Ontario Hockey League

North Bay Battalion 1 @ Oshawa Generals 2 (OT)

C Anthony Cirelli, OSH: 0-2-2, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 13/30 FO
Season totals: 58 GP, 20-35-55, -13, 25 PIM
2014-15 totals: 68 GP, 13-23-36, +34, 22 PIM

Cirelli assisted on both Gens goals, including the primary assist on the overtime-winner.

Saginaw Spirit 3 @ Sarnia Sting 4 (OT)

W Mitchell Stephens, SAG: 2-0-2, +2, 0 PIM, 8 SOG, 10/21 FO, *Third Star*
Season totals: 35 GP, 18-17-35, +1, 12 PIM
2014-15 totals: 62 GP, 22-26-48, -17, 44 PIM

Stephens had two goals and was named the game’s third star, but Flyers’ pick Travis Konecny scored in overtime on a penalty shot to win the game for Sarnia.

Western Hockey League

Moose Jaw Warriors 4 @ Regina Pats 5 (SO)

C Brayden Point, MJ: 0-1-1, +2, 2 PIM
Season totals: 44 GP, 33-51-84, +25, 25 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 38-49-87, +6, 46 PIM

Moose Jaw blew a 3-1 lead, but fought back to force overtime with a goal in the final 30 seconds. They went 0-3 in the shootout. Point was the first shooter and had his attempt saved.

Portland Winterhawks 5 @ Vancouver Giants 2

D Ben Thomas, VAN: 0-0-0, -3, 4 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 71 GP, 8-19-27, -32, 50 PIM
With Vancouver: 57 GP, 8-16-24, -22, 40 PIM
With Calgary: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -10, 10 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 7-24-31, +16, 28 PIM

Portland scored four times after the game was tied 1-1 to run away with a 5-2 win in Vancouver.

United States Hockey League

Green Bay Gamblers 6 @ Omaha Lancers 1

G Kris Oldham, OMA: Loss, 24 saves on 28 shots
Season totals: 30 GP, 12-14-4, 2.81 GAA, .906 sv%, 1 SO
2014-15 totals: 33 GP, 21-6-4, 2.49 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
(University of Nebraska-Omaha signee)

Oldham is now 1-9-2 in his last 12 games. Omaha is on an 0-7-2 streak and has fallen to sixth in the conference.

Dubuque Fighting Saints 0 @ Waterloo Black Hawks 3

D Ryan Zuhlsdorf, DBQ: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 35 GP, 0-25-25, -9, 53 PIM
With Dubuque: 5 GP, 0-2-2, -2, 2 PIM
With Sioux City: 30 GP, 0-23-23, -7, 51 PIM
2014-15 totals: 56 GP, 3-19-22, +25, 58 PIM
(University of Minnesota signee)

Waterloo got a 28-save shutout from Notre Dame commit Cale Morris (2016) to beat the visiting Saints.

Juniors Game Night: 3-10-16

Ontario Hockey League

Sarnia Sting 5 @ Windsor Spitfires 1

W Cristiano DiGiacinto, WSR: 0-0-0, -1, 9 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 58 GP, 16-25-41, +14, 92 PIM
2014-15 totals: 63 GP, 21-24-45, -16, 100 PIM

DiGiacinto fought Kevin Spinozzi, then was given a misconduct for instigating. Flyers pick Travis Konecny was first star with a goal and two assists.

North Bay Battalion 3 @ Peterborough Petes 4

D Dominik Masin, PBO: 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 52 GP, 8-29-37, +31, 42 PIM
2014-15 totals: 48 GP, 7-19-26, -13, 68 PIM

D Matt Spencer, PBO: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 55 GP, 4-19-23, -4, 46 PIM
2014-15 totals: 67 GP, 6-24-30, -15, 64 PIM

Masin followed up his career-high 4-assist game with one helper (on the power play) in Peterborough’s win over North Bay. Masin has points in nine of his last 10 games, and has 15 points in that time span. He’s really come on in the second half, much like he started to last year before he was lost to injury. Meanwhile, Spencer has points in just three of his last 15 game, and has four points in that time span.

Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 7 @ Saginaw Spirit 3

W Mitchell Stephens, SAG: 0-2-2, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG, 13/20 FO
Season totals: 34 GP, 16-17-33, -1, 12 PIM
2014-15 totals: 62 GP, 22-26-48, -17, 44 PIM

Stephens continues to produce despite the team’s struggles late in the year. The Soo had a 7-1 lead midway through the third period.

Juniors Game Night: 3-9-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Saint John Sea Dogs 4 @ Moncton Wildcats 7

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 2 Hits
Season totals: 44 GP, 5-12-17, -4, 78 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: Did not play
Season totals: 58 GP, 33-40-73, +35, 57 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

With Joseph out of the lineup, Saint John fell in Moncton, 7-4. Joseph was injured in Saint John’s last game against Charlottetown. He is reportedly considered day-to-day.

Rimouski Oceanic 1 @ Shawinigan Cataractes 7

W Dennis Yan, SHAW: 0-0-0, +1, 2 PIM, 1 SOG, 0 Hits
Season totals: 58 GP, 31-34-65, +6, 82 PIM
2014-2015 Season: 59 GP, 33-31-64, +23, 71 PIM

Shawinigan had a goal party against the visiting Oceanic, but Yan couldn’t get in on the fun.

Ontario Hockey League

Kingston Frontenacs 5 @ Oshawa Generals 3

C Anthony Cirelli, OSH: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 13/25 FO
Season totals: 57 GP, 20-33-53, -14, 25 PIM
2014-15 totals: 68 GP, 13-23-36, +34, 22 PIM

Oshawa had 2-0 and 3-1 leads before Kingston took over late in the second period and through the third.

Juniors Game Night: 3-6-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Saint John Sea Dogs 3 @ Charlottetown Islanders 4 (OT)

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 2 Hits
Season totals: 43 GP, 5-12-17, -3, 78 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 3 Hits
Season totals: 58 GP, 33-40-73, +35, 57 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

Kameron Kielly (undrafted) scored in the extra session to lift Charlottetown to a 4-3 win. Charlottetown’s Daniel Sprong, who started the year with NHL Pittsburgh, was scoreless. He has 15 goals and 38 points in 29 games since being reassigned to Charlottetown by the Penguins.

Ontario Hockey League

Kingston Frontenacs 6 @ Windsor Spitfires 3

W Cristiano DiGiacinto, WSR: 0-0-0, E, 4 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 57 GP, 16-25-41, +15, 83 PIM
2014-15 totals: 63 GP, 21-24-45, -16, 100 PIM

Windsor played from behind all night and could never catch up. DiGiacinto was penalized for a check-to-the-head and roughing.

Juniors Game Night: 3-5-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Acadie-Bathurst 4 @ Saint John Sea Dogs 7

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 1-0-1, +1, 4 PIM, 1 SOG, 1 Hit
Season totals: 42 GP, 5-12-17, -3, 78 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: 1-1-2, -1, 2 PIM, 2 SOG, 3 Hits, *First Star*
Season totals: 57 GP, 33-39-72, +34, 57 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

Imama and Joseph both scored in Saint John’s win over the Titan. Imama’s goal was his first since December 9, a span of 14 games.

Quebec Remparts 2 @ Shawinigan Cataractes 3 (SO)

W Dennis Yan, SHAW: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, 12 SOG, 3 Hits
Season totals: 57 GP, 31-34-65, +5, 82 PIM
2014-2015 Season: 59 GP, 33-31-64, +23, 71 PIM

Yan and Anthony Beauvillier (NYI) combined for 21 shots on goal in a shootout win over visiting Quebec. Yan did not participate in the skills competition.

Ontario Hockey League

Mississauga Steelheads 4 @ Peterborough Petes 5

D Dominik Masin, PBO: 0-4-4, E, 0 PIM, 8 SOG
Season totals: 51 GP, 8-28-36, +30, 42 PIM
2014-15 totals: 48 GP, 7-19-26, -13, 68 PIM

D Matt Spencer, PBO: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 54 GP, 4-19-23, -4, 46 PIM
2014-15 totals: 67 GP, 6-24-30, -15, 64 PIM

Masin (pictured) had a career-high four points in one game as Peterborough beat Mississauga, 5-4. Three of Masin’s helpers came on the power play, and one was the primary assist on the game-winner, scored in the final minutes of regulation. He has 14 points in his last nine games.

Western Hockey League

Brandon Wheat Kings 7 @ Moose Jaw Warriors 2

C Brayden Point, MJ: 1-0-1, -1, 0 PIM
Season totals: 42 GP, 32-48-80, +21, 23 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 38-49-87, +6, 46 PIM

Brandon swept its home-and-home series with Moose Jaw, winning big Saturday. Point hit the 80-point mark for the season with a goal.

Vancouver Giants 3 @ Victoria Royals 7

D Ben Thomas, VAN: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 70 GP, 8-19-27, -29, 46 PIM
With Vancouver: 56 GP, 8-16-24, -19, 36 PIM
With Calgary: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -10, 10 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 7-24-31, +16, 28 PIM

Victoria won both games of its home-and-home series with Vancouver.

United States Hockey League

Waterloo Black Hawks 4 @ Omaha Lancers 0

G Kris Oldham, OMA: Loss, 25 saves on 28 shots
Season totals: 29 GP, 12-13-4, 2.76 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
2014-15 totals: 33 GP, 21-6-4, 2.49 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
(University of Nebraska-Omaha signee)

Omaha lost 4-0 for the second game in as many days.

Sioux Falls Stampede 4 @ Dubuque Fighting Saints 3 (SO)

D Ryan Zuhlsdorf, DBQ: 0-0-0, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 34 GP, 0-24-24, -8, 53 PIM
With Dubuque: 4 GP, 0-1-1, -1, 2 PIM
With Sioux City: 30 GP, 0-23-23, -7, 51 PIM
2014-15 totals: 56 GP, 3-19-22, +25, 58 PIM
(University of Minnesota signee)

The Stampede used a shootout to get by Dubuque, 4-3. They won the shootout, 2-1, in three rounds.

Juniors Game Night: 3-5-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Chicoutimi Sagueneens 6 @ Shawinigan Cataractes 5

W Dennis Yan, SHAW: 0-1-1, E, 4 PIM, 1 SOG, 1 Hit
Season totals: 56 GP, 31-34-65, +5, 80 PIM
2014-2015 Season: 59 GP, 33-31-64, +23, 71 PIM

Yan set a new career high for points in a season with 65.

Ontario Hockey League

Oshawa Generals 4 @ Mississauga Steelheads 2

C Anthony Cirelli, OSH: 0-3-3, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 14/29 FO, *Second Star*
Season totals: 56 GP, 20-33-53, -12, 25 PIM
2014-15 totals: 68 GP, 13-23-36, +34, 22 PIM

Cirelli was a game star yet again for the Gens, who beat the Steelheads in Mississauga, 4-2. Oshawa has a 4-point lead on Hamilton for the final playoff spot in the East.

Windsor Spitfires 1 @ Sarnia Sting 2

W Cristiano DiGiacinto, WSR: 0-0-0, E, 5 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 56 GP, 16-25-41, +15, 79 PIM
2014-15 totals: 63 GP, 21-24-45, -16, 100 PIM

DiGiacinto fought Kevin Spinozzi early in the third period.

Kingston Frontenacs 5 @ Saginaw Spirit 3

W Mitchell Stephens, SAG: 0-1-1, -2, 0 PIM, 1 SOG, 15/27 FO
Season totals: 33 GP, 16-15-31, -2, 12 PIM
2014-15 totals: 62 GP, 22-26-48, -17, 44 PIM

Saginaw had a 3-0 lead before allowing five unanswered goals. Panthers first rounder Lawson Crouse had two goals for Kingston, his 18th and 19th of the year.

Western Hockey League

Moose Jaw Warriors 3 @ Brandon Wheat Kings 6

C Brayden Point, MJ: 0-2-2, -1, 2 PIM
Season totals: 41 GP, 31-48-79, +22, 23 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 38-49-87, +6, 46 PIM

Moose Jaw was outshot 57-23 by Brandon, including 20-4 in the third period, while losing 6-3. Brandon scored the final four goals of the game, all in the thid period.

Victoria Royals 5 @ Vancouver Giants 1

D Ben Thomas, VAN: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 69 GP, 8-19-27, -30, 46 PIM
With Vancouver: 55 GP, 8-16-24, -20, 36 PIM
With Calgary: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -10, 10 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 7-24-31, +16, 28 PIM

Dante Hannoun (2016) had a hat trick for the Royals.

United States Hockey League

Tri-City Storm 4 @ Omaha Lancers 0

G Kris Oldham, OMA: Loss, 31 saves on 34 shots
Season totals: 28 GP, 12-12-4, 2.75 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
2014-15 totals: 33 GP, 21-6-4, 2.49 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
(University of Nebraska-Omaha signee)

Oldham’s streak stretched to 1-7-2 since January 23.

Sioux Falls Stampede 2 @ Dubuque Fighting Saints 3 (OT)

D Ryan Zuhlsdorf, DBQ: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG
Season totals: 33 GP, 0-24-24, -9, 53 PIM
With Dubuque: 3 GP, 0-1-1, -2, 2 PIM
With Sioux City: 30 GP, 0-23-23, -7, 51 PIM
2014-15 totals: 56 GP, 3-19-22, +25, 58 PIM
(University of Minnesota signee)

Dubuque kept pace with first-place Cedar Rapids with an overtime win over Sioux Falls. The Saints are four points back of Cedar Rapids for first in the East, but with a game in-hand.

Juniors Game Night: 3-3-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Drummondville Voltigeurs 1 @ Saint John Sea Dogs 4

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 0-1-1, E, 4 PIM, 1 SOG, 4 Hits
Season totals: 41 GP, 4-12-16, -4, 74 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: 0-1-1,+1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 0 Hits
Season totals: 56 GP, 32-38-70, +35, 55 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

Imama (pictured) had his second assist in his last four games to help the Sea Dogs to a 4-1 win over the Volts. Mathieu Joseph also added a helper to give him 70 points on the season.

Shawinigan Cataractes 6 @ Victoriaville Tigres 5

W Dennis Yan, SHAW: 1-0-1, -1, 2 PIM, 2 SOG, 1 Hit
Season totals: 55 GP, 31-33-64, +5, 76 PIM
2014-2015 Season: 59 GP, 33-31-64, +23, 71 PIM

Shawinigan got a power play goal in the final minute to steal a 6-5 road win in Victoriaville.

Ontario Hockey League

Hamilton Bulldogs 4 @ Peterborough Petes 7

D Dominik Masin, PBO: 0-2-2, +3, 2 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 50 GP, 8-24-32, +30, 42 PIM
2014-15 totals: 48 GP, 7-19-26, -13, 68 PIM

D Matt Spencer, PBO: 0-1-1, +2, 0 PIM, 2 SOG
Season totals: 53 GP, 4-19-23, -4, 46 PIM
2014-15 totals: 67 GP, 6-24-30, -15, 64 PIM

Masin and Spencer combined for three points and a plus-5 rating as the Petes beat the Bulldogs, 7-4.

Juniors Game Night: 3-2-16

Ontario Hockey League

Saginaw Spirit 5 @ Flint Firebirds 6 (OT)

W Mitchell Stephens, SAG: 1-1-2, -1, 0 PIM, 4 SOG, 10/18 FO
Season totals: 32 GP, 16-14-30, E, 12 PIM
2014-15 totals: 62 GP, 22-26-48, -17, 44 PIM

With two points Wednesday, Stephens has at least a point in four straight games and 10 of his past 11. Flint pulled within nine points of Saginaw for the last playoff spot in the West, though it’s probably too little too late for the much-maligned Firebirds.

Western Hockey League

Lethbridge Hurricanes 5 @ Moose Jaw Warriors 1

C Brayden Point, MJ: 0-0-0, -3, 0 PIM
Season totals: 40 GP, 31-46-77, +23, 21 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 38-49-87, +6, 46 PIM

Moose Jaw held a 1-0 lead after the first period, but things went downhill quickly from there. By the start of the third, the Warriors were down 4-1.

Vancouver Giants 1 @ Prince George Cougars 2

D Ben Thomas, VAN: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM
Season totals: 68 GP, 8-19-27, -29, 46 PIM
With Vancouver: 54 GP, 8-16-24, -19, 36 PIM
With Calgary: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -10, 10 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 7-24-31, +16, 28 PIM

The Cougars took both games of a 2-game mid-week set with the Giants, winning in a shootout Tuesday and in regulation Wednesday. Prince George was outshooting the Giants 31-15 through two periods, but was only up, 1-0.

Juniors Game Night: 3-1-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Acadie-Bathurst Titan 3 @ Saint John Sea Dogs 4

W Bokondji Imama, SJ: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 0 SOG, 2 Hits
Season totals: 40 GP, 4-11-15, -4, 70 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 13-15-28, +2, 137 PIM

W Mathieu Joseph, SJ: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM, 4 SOG, 1 Hit
Season totals: 55 GP, 32-37-69, +34, 55 PIM
2013-2014 Season: 59 GP, 21-21-42, +18, 46 PIM

Joseph assisted on Senator defensive prospect Thomas Chabot’s ninth goal of the year Tuesday. The Sea Dogs are now 14 points up on Moncton for first in the Maritimes Division. They’re tied with East-leading Shawinigan for the No. 2 overall seed entering the playoffs. Chabot was one of the players rumored to be a possible Drouin-to-Ottawa deal. He's a future top-pair, 2-way defenseman.

Vancouver Giants 4 @ Prince George Cougars 5 (SO)

D Ben Thomas, VAN: 1-0-1, E, 2 PIM
Season totals: 67 GP, 8-19-27, -28, 46 PIM
With Vancouver: 53 GP, 8-16-24, -18, 36 PIM
With Calgary: 14 GP, 0-3-3, -10, 10 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 7-24-31, +16, 28 PIM

Thomas set a new career high for goals in a season with eight after scoring Tuesday in Prince George. He had seven goals in both of his seasons in Calgary before moving to Vancouver.

Juniors Game Night: 2-28-16

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Baie-Comeau Drakkar 1 @ Shawinigan Cataractes 5

W Dennis Yan, SHAW: 0-0-0, E, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 2 Hits
Season totals: 54 GP, 30-33-63, +6, 74 PIM
2014-2015 Season: 59 GP, 33-31-64, +23, 71 PIM

Shawinigan scored three times in the third period to blow open a close game. Yan has four points in his last 10 games.

Ontario Hockey League

Windsor Spitfires 4 @ Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 3

W Cristiano DiGiacinto, WSR: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 55 GP, 16-25-41, +15, 74 PIM
2014-15 totals: 63 GP, 21-24-45, -16, 100 PIM

Logan Brown (2016) had a hat trick for Windsor.

Peterborough Petes 2 @ Oshawa Generals 5

D Dominik Masin, PBO: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM, 3 SOG
Season totals: 49 GP, 8-22-30, +27, 40 PIM
2014-15 totals: 48 GP, 7-19-26, -13, 68 PIM

D Matt Spencer, PBO: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM, 1 SOG
Season totals: 52 GP, 4-18-22, -6, 46 PIM
2014-15 totals: 67 GP, 6-24-30, -15, 64 PIM

C Anthony Cirelli, OSH: 1-0-1, E, 0 PIM, 7 SOG, 13/26 FO, *Second Star*
Season totals: 56 GP, 20-33-53, -12, 25 PIM
2014-15 totals: 68 GP, 13-23-36, +34, 22 PIM

Cirelli scored his 20th goal of the season and was a game star for the third straight game as the Gens moved further ahead of the Hamilton Bulldogs for the final playoff berth in the East with a 5-2 win over the Petes.

Saginaw Spirit 2 @ Hamilton Bulldogs 1 (OT)

W Mitchell Stephens, SAG: 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM, 3 SOG, 18/28 FO
Season totals: 31 GP, 15-13-28, +1, 12 PIM
2014-15 totals: 62 GP, 22-26-48, -17, 44 PIM

Stephens had the only assist on Saginaw’s overtime-winning goal.

Western Hockey League

Moose Jaw Warriors 4 @ Saskatoon Blades 1

C Brayden Point, MJ: 1-2-3, +2, 0 PIM, 7 SOG
Season totals: 39 GP, 31-46-77, +26, 21 PIM
2014-15 totals: 60 GP, 38-49-87, +6, 46 PIM

Point had three points and new Panthers prospect Dryden Hunt also had a goal and two assists (and nine shots) as the Warriors beat the Blades, 5-2.

United States Hockey League

Omaha Lancers 2 @ Team USA 6

G Kris Oldham, OMA: Did not play
Season totals: 27 GP, 12-11-4, 2.74 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
2014-15 totals: 33 GP, 21-6-4, 2.49 GAA, .908 sv%, 1 SO
(University of Nebraska-Omaha signee)

Oldham got the night off after starting both Friday and Saturday.

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