Archives for: May 2009, 17
"I didn't know this tournament was going back to 1980's rules..." - Windsor Spitfires defenceman Ben Shutron.
The Rimouski Oceanic have their first win at the 2009 Memorial Cup, while the OHL champion Windsor Spitfires find themselves in a hole following a loud 5-4 win by the hometown Oceanic.
The third full day at the 2009 Memorial Cup in Rimouski and time for a little 'faces in the crowd' update.
"...some guys didn't show up" - Windsor's Taylor Hall on Saturday's loss to Drummondville.
The Windsor Spitfires are learning very quickly just how short a tournament the Memorial Cup really is. A loss Sunday against the host Rimouski Oceanic, and the drive for the 2009 Memorial Cup championship becomes quite an uphill battle.