North American Juniors Game Night: 4-20-12


(8) Chicoutimi Sagueneens 1 @ (1) Saint John Sea Dogs 4
Semifinals – Saint John leads best of 7 series 1-0

C Danick Gauthier, SNB: 1-0-1, +1, 3 SOG, 4 PIM (goaltender interference, roughing after the whistle), 3 Hits
Playoff Totals: 9 GP, 8-3-11, +9, 14 PIM
Season Totals: 67 GP, 47-39-86, +46, 67 PIM

Gauthier scored his eighth goal in nine playoff games to help the Sea Dogs to a Game 1 win over Chicoutimi in the opener of their QMJHL Semifinal series. Gauthier’s goal came on the power play, and was one of three goals scored in the third period by Saint John. Gauthier also led the team in hits during the game. The Sea Dogs are now 9-0 in the playoffs. Their four goals on Friday night were the fewest they’ve scored in a game in the 2012 playoffs.