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Cape Breton stays alive with 4-3 OT win over Halifax Mooseheads

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Turns out the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles had a bit of overtime magic up their sleeve, too.

Jordan Clendenning scored his second goal of the game 2:06 into the extra frame as Cape Breton stayed alive in the QMJHL playoffs with a 4-3 win over the Halifax Mooseheads on Wednesday.

On Tuesday, Jakub Voracek scored in triple overtime as Halifax took a 3-0 series lead over the Screaming Eagles in the Eastern Conference semifinal.

The Mooseheads now lead 3-1.

Elsewhere in the QMJHL on Wednesday, it was: Rouyn-Noranda 6 Rimouski 1; Saint John 5 Acadie-Bathurst 0 and Quebec 8 Gatineau 4

At Sydney, N.S., Francis Meilleur and Jan Piskacek added goals for Cape Breton.

Peter James Corsi, Andrew White and Colby Pridham replied for Halifax.

Huskies 6 Oceanic 1

At Rimouski, Que., Rouyn-Noranda completed a sweep of the Oceanic with a win.

Tyler Hawes had a goal and two assists while Brett Morrison, Jarrad Struthers, Hugo Carpentier, Michael Dubuc and Yannick Riendeau added goals for the Huskies.

Patrice Cormier had the lone goal for Rimouski.

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Sea Dogs 5 Titan 0

At Bathurst, N.B., Scott Howes had three goals and an assist as Saint John took a 3-1 series lead with a win over the Titan.

David Stich and Keven Guerette-Charland added goals for the Sea Dogs.

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Remparts 8 Olympiques 4

At Quebec, Hubert Genest scored twice as the Remparts stayed alive with an 8-4 win over Gatineau.

The Olympiques still lead the series 3-1.

Benjamin Lecomte, Marc-Olivier Vallerand, Kelsey Tessier, Jonathan Audy-Marchessault, Darick Ste-Marie and Mikhail Stefanovich added goals for Quebec.

Paul Byron, Michael Stinziani, Gerrit Fauser and Jean-Philip Chabot replied for Gatineau.

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