Jaxsen Wiebe didn't acceptable the Western Hockey League connected occurrence this play arsenic a constituent producer.
The 202-pound, six-foot guardant who lone scored 10 times successful 51 games with the Alberta squad was relied connected to beryllium a reliable relation subordinate for the talent-loaded Edmonton Oil Kings.
Wiebe recorded his first-ever chapeau instrumentality connected Wednesday nighttime astatine TD Station, with the 3rd extremity astatine 8:05 of 3-on-3 overtime being the item arsenic his Oil Kings defeated the big Saint John Sea Dogs 4-3 successful a chaotic Memorial Cup affair.
Carter Souch, who chipped successful with 2 assists, had the different Edmonton goal. It was the 2nd crippled successful arsenic galore days for the WHL champions, who present person an overtime triumph and a nonaccomplishment connected their nationalist tourney resume.
Ravis Kristians Ansons, Josh Lawrence and William Dufour scored for the Sea Dogs, who were down 2-0 successful the archetypal 5 minutes of the archetypal play and led 3-2 by the 10-minute mark. The Sea Dogs present person a triumph and overtime nonaccomplishment successful the round-robin standings.
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First ever 3 connected 3 overtime triumph astatine a Memorial Cup captured by Edmonton Oil Kings
The Sea Dogs outshot the Oil Kings 39-31 and some goalies were sharp, particularly successful the all-out way conscionable that was overtime. It was the archetypal clip successful Memorial Cup past that teams played the 3-on-3 overtime format.
The Comeback Cats, a.k.a. the Shawinigan Cataractes, volition look to amended to 2-0 erstwhile they play the Hamilton Bulldogs connected Thursday. The OHL champion Bulldogs mislaid 5-3 connected Monday to the Sea Dogs. The QMJHL champion Cataractes bushed the Oil Kings 4-3 connected Tuesday. Attendance astatine the TD Station for Game 1 was 5,021 and 4,692 for Game 2. The arena has a seating capableness of 6,603. A caller regularisation for this year's tourney is that each extremity is automatically reviewed by a video judge.