BATHERSON LEADS QMJHL TO WIN
Cape Breton Screaming Eagles forward Drake Batherson scored the winner early in the third period to lift Team QMJHL to a 3-1 win over Team Russia in the 2017 CIBC Canada Russia Series on Tuesday in Charlottetown. Shawn Boudrias and Nicolas Guay into the empty net also struck for Team QMJHL, while Andrey Altybarmakyan replied for the Russians. The second game of the QMJHL leg of the series goes Thursday in Moncton, an 8 p.m. Atlantic start. The game will be broadcast locally on Sportsnet.