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Bourque has winner as Moncton tame Huskies 3-1 to win playoff series @NHLdotcom

MONCTON, N.B. - Gabriel Bourque and the Moncton Wildcats weren't too tired to finish their Quebec Major Junior Hockey League series on Saturday night.

Bourque had the eventual winner 14 seconds into the final period as Moncton finished off the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 3-1, taking their quarter-final series.

The Wildcats won the series 4-1 and will face the Drummondville Voltigeurs in the QMJHL semifinal.

Moncton and Rouyn-Noranda had a lengthy double-overtime game on Friday night that went for 94 minutes, until Philippe Cornet scored to force Game 5.

Randy Cameron opened scoring on the power play for the Wildcats on Saturday, while Daniel Pettersson added a single five minutes into the third.

Steven Delisle was the lone scorer for Rouyn-Noranda.

Moncton's Nicola Riopel made 17 saves for the win, while Mickael Audette stopped 24 shots for the Huskies.

Rouyn-Noranda was 0-for-4 on the power play, while the Wildcats were 1-for-3.

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