Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Acadie-Bathurst Titan 1 @ Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 7
C Cedric Paquette, BLB: Did not play
Season totals: 15 GP, 7-10-17, +11, 40 PIM
Blainville-Boisbriand bounced back from a Friday loss with a big win on Saturday. Paquette was suspended for the game. He took a roughing penalty late in Friday’s match against Moncton, hitting an unsuspecting Wildcat in the head with his shoulder after the whistle. Moncton scored on the ensuing power play to win the game, 3-2. When Paquette’s scratch was announced tonight at home, the crowd reportedly applauded.
Ontario Hockey League
Sudbury Wolves 1 @ Owen Sound Attack 3
D Jake Dotchin, OS: 0-0-0, -1, 2 PIM (roughing)
Season totals: 13 GP, 1-2-3, -2, 14 PIM
Jordan Binnington (Rangers) stopped 34 of 35 shots to lead Owen Sound to a 3-1 home win over Sudbury.
Guelph Storm 4 @ London Knights 3 (SO)
C/W Tanner Richard, GUE: 0-1-1, +1, 0 PIM
Season totals: 12 GP, 2-16-18, +5, 27 PIM
Richard extended his point streak to 10 games with a third period assist. He did not participated in the shootout, which was won by Guelph, 1-0.
Saginaw Spirit 1 @ Peterborough Petes 3
D Slater Koekkoek, PBO: 0-1-1, +2, 0 PIM
Season totals: 13 GP, 2-8-10, -6, 12 PIM
The Petes had lost five consecutive one-goal games, but came out on top at home against Saginaw on Saturday. Peterborough had only one win in their last 10 games coming into Saturday’s contest. Slater Koekkoek had an assist to give him points in two straight games and six of his last seven. He has three points and a plus-4 rating in his last two games.