Brad Ross and the Portland Winterhawks have moved on to the WHL’s Western Conference final after defeating the Kamloops Blazers 2-0 in Game 7 on Wednesday. After taking a 3-0 lead, the Winterhawks prevailed and they will now face the Tri-City Americans starting Friday.
Ross had a big series as he had 12 points (eight goals, four assists) in the seven games.
In the OHL, Greg McKegg and the London Knights will face Andrew Crescenzi and the Kitchener Rangers in the OHL’s Western Conference Final. The seriesbegins tonight in London.
Kitchener trailed in the series 3-2 but stormed back to win the final two games to now face their biggest rival. Crescenzi had a quiet series recording just one assist with a plus two rating and 12 penalty minutes.