Quebec Major Junior Hockey League

 

A perfect weekend for the Olympiques

For one of the rare occasion this season, the Gatineau Olympiques had a perfect weekend. After winning Friday night against Drummondville in a shootout they won against the Sherbrooke Phoenix by a score of 3 to 2 in overtime yesterday.


The Olympiques were the first to get the ball rolling when Deric Boudreau (Poirier & Beauregard) scored his second of the season. However the celebration didn’t last long, the Phoenix replied not long after with a tic-tac-toe goal by Vincent Deslauriers (Kamay & Lysenko).


The Olympiques came out strong in the second period. Benefiting of a lack of effort by the locals in their own zone, Taylor Burke with his 11th of the season scored to allow his team to retrieve to the dressing room with a 2-1 lead after 40 minutes of play.


The Phoenix came close to tying the game at the beginning of the third period when Michael McNamee was refused a goal. Jeremy Beaudry (Bernier & Lesway) finally scored on a power play to bring everyone back to scare one.


For a second consecutive game, the Olympiques needed an overtime to win. Gatineau didn’t need much time to score; Tomas Hyka put an end to the game with 0:47 of play in overtime.


Éric Brassard was once more in front of the net for Gatineau. He stopped 21 of the 23 shots. As for Jacob Gervais-Chouinard he also stopped 21 shots.


The Olympiques will play their next game at home against the Baie-Comeau Drakkar at 7h30 this Wednesday. The Olympiques will honor Claude Julien before the game.

 

 

 

 
 

Schedule & Results

September 05 / 2014

 
CHA
VS
SNB
06:30 PM ET
 
 
 
RIM
VS
BAT
06:30 PM ET
 
 
 
SHA
VS
CHI
07:00 PM ET
 
 
 
VIC
VS
QUE
07:00 PM ET
 
 
 
OTT
VS
GAT
07:30 PM ET
 
 
 
SHE
VS
BLB
07:30 PM ET
 
 
 
VDO
VS
ROU
07:30 PM ET
 
 

September 06 / 2014

 
HAL
VS
CAP
06:00 PM ET
 
 
 
SNB
VS
CHA
06:00 PM ET
 
 
 
GAT
VS
OTT
07:30 PM ET
 
 

September 07 / 2014

 
BAT
VS
MON
01:00 PM ET
 
 
 
DRU
VS
VIC
04:00 PM ET
 
 

September 10 / 2014

 
ROU
VS
VDO
07:30 PM ET
 
 
 

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