QMJHL Roundup: Cadorette makes 40 saves as Drakkar hammer Armada 6-1NHL.com @NHLdotcom
BAIE-COMEAU, Que. - Philippe Cadorette was spectacular with 40 saves as the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League-leading Baie-Comeau Drakkar crushed the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada 6-1 on Tuesday.
Maxime St-Cyr scored twice and Jeremy Gregoire, Bokondji Imama, Felix Girard and Denis Gorbunov added singles for the Drakkar (42-15-4), who moved five points ahead of the second-place Armada.
Nikita Jevpalovs broke up Cadorette's shutout bid with a power-play goal in the third period for the Armada (37-14-9), who have lost four straight.
Etienne Marcoux allowed five goals on 32 shots before being pulled from the Armada's net. Tyler Whiffen took over and gave up a goal on nine shots.
VOLTIGEURS 4 HUSKIES 3
ROUYN-NORANDA, Que. ? Drummondville's Georgs Golovkovs scored with just over a minute left in regulation to sink the Huskies.
Golovkovs' goal was his second of the game, while Christophe Lalancette and Charles-David Beaudoin also had goals for the Voltigeurs (36-20-4).
Francis Beauvillier, Mathieu Lemay and Jack Nevins had a goal apiece for Rouyn-Noranda (33-22-5).
Louis-Philip Guindon finished with 27 saves for the Voltigeurs, while Alexandre Belanger stopped 20 shots at the other end of the ice.