NA Juniors Game Night: 3-13-13

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League s

Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 5 @ Val-d’Or Foreurs 4 (SO) (Tuesday)

W Nikita Kucherov, R-N: 1-0-1, -1, 2 PIM, 4 SOG, 0 Hits
Season totals: 31 GP, 27-32-59, +17, 14 PIM
With R-N: 25 GP, 24-25-49, +16, 12 PIM
With Quebec: 6 GP, 3-7-10, -1, 2 PIM

D Artem Sergeev, VDO: 0-2-2, E, 2 PIM, 3 SOG, 0 Hits
Season totals: 53 GP, 6-33-39, +21, 59 PIM

Sergeev out-pointed Kucherov 2-1 in a match-up of Lightning prospects, but Kucherov’s Huskies earned the extra point with a shootout win. Kucherov’s shootout attempt was saved, but his teammates won the penalty shot session, 2-1.

Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 5 @ Shawinigan Cataractes 2 (Tuesday)

C Cedric Paquette, BLB: Did not play
Season totals: 63 GP, 27-56-83, +29, 103 PIM

Paquette was out of the lineup for the Armada when they beat the Cataractes 5-2 on Tuesday.

Ontario Hockey League

Brampton Battalion 3 @ Ottawa 67’s 0 (Tuesday)

D Dylan Blujus, BRAM: 0-0-0, E, 2 PIM, *Second Star*
Season totals: 65 GP, 2-23-25, -8, 53 PIM

Blujus (pictured) was named second star for his fine defensive play on Tuesday night, helping his Battalion to a shutout win over Ottawa. Brampton outshot Ottawa 55-10, including 17-0 in the first period.

Kitchener Rangers 3 @ Guelph Storm 2

C/W Tanner Richard, GUE: 0-1-1, -1, 0 PIM
Season totals: 50 GP, 11-51-62, +18, 92 PIM

Kitchener scored the game-winning goal midway through the third period to top the Storm, 3-2. The two division rivals look locked into a 4-5 first round match-up in the playoffs.

Note: Windsor’s Slater Koekkoek is out for the season with an injured shoulder.