North American Juniors Game Night: 4/30/11

WHL

Western Conference Finals

No.2 Spokane Chiefs 2 @ No.1 Portland Winterhawks 3
Portland leads best of seven series 3-2

C Tyler Johnson, SPO: 1-0-1, E, 0 PIM
Season Totals: 71 GP, 53-62-115, +27, 48 PIM
Playoff Totals: 13 GP, 7-7-14, +3, 9 PIM

Johnson scored on a wrist shot on a partial breakaway 59 seconds into the game to give the Chiefs a 1-0 lead, but didn’t score again until the mid-third to cut a 3-1 deficit to 3-2. Spokane couldn’t complete the comeback and fell 3-2 in the game and now trail 3-2 in the series. The Winterhawks can close it out and move on to meet Kootenay by winning Game 6 Monday in Spokane. Game 5 highlights are on www.whl.ca.