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Stanley Cup Final

WHL Vancouver at Victoria Summary

Sunday, 09.23.2012 / 1:54 AM / News

The Canadian Press

VICTORIA - Western Hockey League on Saturday night:

Vancouver 2 at Victoria 3

First period

1. Victoria, Walker 2 (Nelson, Carroll) 7:15

Penalties – Cook Van (Elbowing) 5:12, Sward Van (Roughing) 15:45, Nelson VIC (Rouging) 15:45 Musil Van, Hicketts Vic (Double-minor Roughing) 16:32

Second period

2. Victoria, Magee 2 (Crooks) 11:55 (pp)

3. Victoria, Gogolev 1 (Nelson) 12:21

Penalties- Sward Van (Roughing) 4:36, Moar Van (Tripping) 11:22

Third period

4. Vancouver, Burns 2 (Tvrdon, Houck) 10:42

5. Vancouver, Franson 3 (Houck, Musil) 19:33

Penalties – Tvrdon Van (Interference) 2:30, Nelson Vic (Hooking) 8:29, Dixon Vic (fighting) 15:40, Dixon Vic (Instigator) 15:40, Moar Van (fighting) 15:40

Shots on goal by:

Vancouver 4-8-13—25

Victoria 10-8-5—23

Goal— Victoria: Polivka (W, 2-0-0); Vancouver: Liston (L, 0-2-0)

Power Play (goals-chances)— Victoria: 1-4; Vancouver: 0-2

Referees—Adam Griffiths, Pat Smith. Linesman— Riley Friesen, Kirk Van Helvoirt

Attendance— 6,579 at Victoria, B.C.

I've been getting frustrated lately, and the only thing keeping me sane was the team winning and other people stepping up and scoring. Then you just kind of let it go and realize you can end the series with one shot, that frustration goes away for a brief moment, and that's what happened.

— Montreal forward Max Pacioretty after scoring the series-winner in Game 4 -- his first career playoff goal -- to eliminate the Lightning and send the Canadiens into the second round