North American Juniors Game Night: 1/2/11

OHL

Plymouth Whalers 6 @ Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds 4
D Brock Beukeboom, SSM: 0-0-0, +1, 2 PIM (tripping)
Season Totals: 32 GP, 0-5-5, -6, 48 PIM

The Soo missed a chance to climb out of the West Division cellar and pass Sarnia but couldn’t beat the Whalers at home Sunday.

WHL

Saskatoon Blades 2 @ Swift Current Broncos 4
D Teigan Zahn, SAS: 0-0-0, -2, 0 PIM
Season totals: 39 GP, 2-9-11, +8, 64 PIM

The Blades still have an 11 point lead on second place Moose Jaw for the East Division lead and a four point lead on Kootenay for the best record in the WHL.

Of Note: Carter Ashton (Canada), Brett Connolly (Canada), Adam Janosik (Czech Republic), and Richard Panik (Slovakia) are all participating in preparations for the upcoming World Junior Championships.