Sign in with your NHL account:
  • Submit
  • Or
  • Sign in with Google
 
SHARE

WHL Roundup: Pouliot scores two to lift Winterhawks over Cougars 5-1

Wednesday, 02.19.2014 / 1:04 AM / News

The Canadian Press

Share with your Friends


WHL Roundup: Pouliot scores two to lift Winterhawks over Cougars 5-1

PORTLAND, Ore. - Derrick Pouliot scored twice and Oliver Bjorkstrand had a goal and two assists as the Portland Winterhawks thumped the Prince George Cougars 5-1 in Western Hockey League action on Tuesday.

Keegan Iverson and Tyson Predinchuk also scored for Portland (42-12-5), who was 3 for 7 on the power play. Nicolas Petan chipped in with two assists and Corbin Boes turned aside 30 shots.

Ty Edmonds made 32 saves in defeat and Todd Fiddler scored a power-play goal at 6:49 of the first period for Prince George (25-29-8). The Cougars failed to scored on six more chances with the man advantage.

Prince George racked up 51 penalty minutes on 18 infractions. Portland took 16 penalties totalling 41 minutes.

Quote of the Day

I didn't even know how to celebrate. I threw my hands up, they gave me a hug, so I guess that's all I needed.

— Sabres forward Tim Schaller on scoring his first NHL goal Sunday against the Bruins