Dubois nets OT winner as Eagles down Sags
Pierre- Luc Dubois scored with 1: 18 left in overtime to give the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles a 4- 3 win over the Chicoutimi Saguenéens on Tuesday night in Chicoutimi, Que.
Cape Breton leads the bestof- seven Quebec Major Junior Hockey League openinground series 2- 1.
The Screaming Eagles relinquished a three- goal lead in the third period, but pulled out the victory.
Cape Breton’s Michael Joly was denied on a penalty shot and a breakaway earlier in the OT period.
After a scoreless first period, Cape Breton scored three goals in the middle frame.
Maxim Lazarev scored a pair of goals on the power play, while Phélix Martineau also struck.
The third period was all Sags. Nicolas Roy fired a pair of power- play tallies of his own.
Alexandre Jacob pulled the trigger on the equalizer at 14: 58 of the final stanza.
Alexandre Bélanger made 38 saves, while Julio Billia stopped 37 shots.
Game 4 of the series goes tonight in Chicoutimi, with Game 5 slated for Friday.
Chicoutimi Saguenéens players, from left, Jake Smith and Taylor Cooper, fight for the puck in front of Cape Breton Screaming Eagles Alexandre Gosselin and netminder Alexandre Bélanger in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League playoff action Tuesday in Chicoutimi, Que.