WHL: Leier scores in OT as Winterhawks take Game 3 from Rockets
Taylor Leier scored in overtime as the Portland Winterhawks came from behind to defeat the visiting Kelowna Rockets 4-3 on Tuesday in Western Hockey League playoff action. The Winterhawks, who trailed 3-1 late in the third period, put 65 shots on net before Leier scored the winner on Kelowna's Jordon Cooke at the 10-minute mark of extra time. Full Story.(Photo: WHL)
Jesse Lussier scored 8:24 into overtime as the Halifax Mooseheads erased a four-goal deficit to beat the host Val-d'Or Foreurs 6-5 on Tuesday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoff action. Matt Murphy had a pair of goals for the Mooseheads, who trail the third-round series 2-1. Full Story.
Connor Brown had two goals and an assist as the Erie Otters avoided elimination by defeating the visiting Guelph Storm 5-2 on Tuesday in Ontario Hockey League playoff action. Joel Wigle, Dane Fox and Dylan Strome also scored for the Otters, who trail in the Western Conference final 3-1, while Connor McDavid tacked on two assists. Full Story.
2013-14 CHL Rankings
Final Regular Season
1. Kelowna Rockets (57-11-0-4)
2. Guelph Storm (52-12-2-2)
3. Portland Winterhawks (54-13-2-3)
4. Erie Otters (52-14-2-0)
5. Baie-Comeau Drakkar (47-16-2-3)
6. London Knights (49-14-1-4)
7. Halifax Mooseheads (47-18-0-3)
8. Edmonton Oil Kings (50-19-2-1)
9. Rimouski Oceanic (45-16-3-4)
10. Victoria Royals (48-20-1-3)