NA Juniors Playoffs Game Night: 3-24-14

Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

Halifax Mooseheads 4 @ Charlottetown Islanders 1
Mooseheads lead best-of-7 first round series, 3-0

C/W Jonathan Drouin, HAL: 1-1-2, +1, 2 PIM, 0 Hits, 4 SOG, 13/29 FO, *Third Star*
Playoff totals: 3 GP, 4-5-9, +3, 4 PIM
Season totals: 46 GP, 29-70-108, +49, 43 PIM
2011-2012 Season: 49 GP, 41-64-105, +48, 32 PIM

Philippe Gadoury (undrafted) had a hat trick and Jonathan Drouin had a goal and an assist to lead the Mooseheads to a 4-1 Game 3 win and a commanding 3-0 series lead. Drouin has been a game star in all three games so far. Halifax outshot Charlottetown in Game 3, 42-17.

Quebec Remparts 2 @ Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 5
Huskies lead best-of-7 first round series, 2-1

C/W Adam Erne, QUE: Did not play.
Season totals: 44 GP, 20-40-60, -3, 61 PIM
2012-2013 Season: 68 GP, 28-44-72, +11, 67 PIM

Erne remains out while recovering from a lacerated spleen. He is due back by the end of the month if the Remparts are still alive.

Ontario Hockey League

North Bay Battalion 0 @ Niagara IceDogs 2
IceDogs lead best-of-7 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, 2-1

D Dylan Blujus, NB: 0-0-0, -2, 4 PIM
Playoff totals: 3 GP, 1-0-1, E, 4 PIM
Season totals: 55 GP, 4-26-30, +12, 56 PIM
2012-13 totals: 68 GP, 2-27-29, -8, 57 PIM

Second-seeded North Bay finds themselves down 2-1 in the series after a shutout loss in St. Catherines on Tuesday. Brent Moran (2014), one of the top undrafted goaltender prospects, stopped 42 shots for the win.

Barrie Colts 6 @ Sudbury Wolves 3
Colts lead best-of-7 Easter Conference Quarterfinals, 3-0

D Jake Dotchin, BAR: 1-0-1, E, 0 PIM
Playoff totals: 3 GP: 2-1-3, +1, 6 PIM
Season totals: 63 GP, 11-25-36, +22, 121 PIM
2012-13 totals: 66 GP, 4-18-22, E, 81 PIM

Dotchin scored a shorthanded goal for the Colts, helping Barrie to a 3-0 series lead over Sudbury with a 6-3 Game 3 win.

Kingston Frontenacs 4 @ Peterborough Petes 2
Frontenacs lead best-of-7 Eastern Conference Quarterfinals, 3-0

W Henri Ikonen, KGN: 0-1-1, +1, 2 PIM
Playoff totals: 3 GP, 1-4-5, +3, 2 PIM
Season totals: 54 GP, 25-45-70, +17, 49 PIM
2012-13 totals: 61 GP, 22-29-51, +2, 30 PIM

Kingston is one win away from advancing to the Eastern Conference Semifinals after a 4-2 win in Peterborough on Tuesday. Ikonen’s assist came on an empty net goal with 30 seconds left.