NA Juniors Game Night: 10-7-12
Quebec Major Junior Hockey League
Quebec Remparts 2 @ Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 4
C Cedric Paquette, BLB: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM (roughing), 1 SOG, 0 Hits
Season totals: 9 GP, 4-5-9, +8, 16 PIM
Woah. The Armada came out flying, outshooting Quebec 19-9 in the first period, en route to a 4-2 win over Patrick Roy’s Remparts. It was Quebec’s first loss of the season. They came into the weekend as the top-ranked team in Canadian Juniors. They started the season 7-0. Lightning prospect Nikita Kucherov remains out for the Remparts while he rehabs his shoulder injury. Paquette (pictured) took 31 faceoffs in the game for the Armada, winning 16 of them. The 31 faceoffs were nearly 50 percent of the draws in the game.
Cape Breton Screaming Eagles 3 @ Val-d’Or Foreurs 7
D Artem Sergeev, VDO: 0-2-2, E, 0 PIM, 8 SOG, 3 Hits
Season totals: 7 GP, 1-4-5, -1, 4 PIM
Val-d’Or got a hat trick from Anthony Mantha (2013) to beat the Eagles, 7-3. Cape Breton beat the Foreurs 5-3 on Saturday. Sergeev led the Foreurs in shots and hits during the game.