Mark Tobin and the Rimouski Oceanic won for just the fifth time in twenty-five games this season, beating the Victoriaville Tigres 5-2 in Rimouski. Tobin had an assist for Lâ€™Oceanic in the victory. Rimouski is six points behind expansion St. Johnâ€™s for second last place in the entire QMJHL.
In other CHL action on Sundayâ€¦
Red Deer, after losing 11 straight games, has won 2 of their past 3. The Rebels beat Calgary 2-1 Sunday thanks to two third period goals. Vladimir Mihalik was minus-one for the game, however.
Chris Lawrence was minus-three for Sault Ste. Marie as the Greyhounds dropped a 6-3 decision in Oshawa and Marek Bartanus was scratched for the third straight game for Owen Sound. In the WHL, Kelowna lost 4-1 at Kamloops. Keller was minus-one.
Pick on Someone Your Own Size:
Andy Rogers, who stands 6â€™5â€, had a fighting major against Kootenayâ€™s Ryan Russell on Sunday. Russell is a Martin St. Louis-like 5â€™9â€, 160. Russell had two goals in the game and was the gameâ€™s first star. Kootenay beat Prince George 3-2.