Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Val-d’Or Foreurs 1 @ Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 8
D Artem Sergeev, VDO: Did not play
Season totals: 29 GP, 5-18-23, +9, 24 PIM
C Cedric Paquette, BLB: 0-3-3, +1, 0 PIM, 2 SOG, 1 Hit
Season totals: 30 GP, 13-27-40, +16, 52 PIM
Cedric Paquette (pictured) extended his point streak to six games with three assists in a big win over Val-d’Or, who was missing Lightning prospect Artem Sergeev (WJC – Russia). Paquette leads the Armada in scoring with 40 points in 30 games – one point ahead of Marc-Olivier Roy, who had a hat trick on Sunday.
Note: Nikita Kucherov (Rouyn-Noranda) is not playing club games due to his participation in the World Junior Championships (Russia).
Ontario Hockey League
Erie Otters 2 @ Brampton Battalion 5
D Dylan Blujus, BRAM: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM
Season totals: 33 GP, 2-12-14, -7, 26 PIM
Somehow Blujus and his partner, Kyle Wood, were both minus-2 in an easy 5-2 win over Erie on Sunday. Brampton led 4-1 after the first period. Columbus pick Oscar Dansk stopped 32 of 37 for Erie.