N.A. Juniors Game Night: 3/16

QMJHL
Lewiston MAINEiacs 3 @ Cape Breton Screaming Eagles 5
D Michael Ward, LEW: 0-0-0, -2, 5 PIM (plus match penalty), 0 shots on goal

After dropping their last two regular season games in Cape Breton, Lewiston (37-26-5-2), the Eastern Division's fifth seed, will open the playoffs this week in the same arena against the fourth seeded Screaming Eagles.

Update: Ward has been suspended by the QMJHL for one game "after he spit in the direction of an opponent during last Sunday’s game versus the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles."

WHL
Everett Silvertips 2 @ Seattle Thunderbirds 5
D Dane Crowley, EVT: Did not play.
G Riku Helenius, SEA: Did not play.

(6) Everett will play (3) Spokane in the first round.
(4) Seattle will host (5) Kelowna in the first round.

Prince George Cougars 4 @ Kamloops Blazers 2
C/W Dana Tyrell, PG: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM (roughing)

Tyrell and PG's tough season mercifully ends, but on a high note with a win.

Edmonton Oil Kings 1 @ Lethbridge Hurricanes 4
C Mitch Fadden, LET: 0-0-0, -1, 0 PIM

(3) Lethbridge will face (6) Brandon in the first round.

*Final regular season stat update coming soon.