Miramichi and other sports

Beginning Thursday March 30th; the Miramichi Rivermen will be hosting the Major Midget Atlantic Championship at the Miramichi Civic Centre.  You can get tickets at the Newcastle Pizza Delight, the Portage Restaurant; and all Miramichi Petro Canada’s.

In the Q-League playoffs, the Mooseheads were shut down 2-0 by the Huskies who now have a two game to one lead.  The Islanders beat the Drakkar 3-1 for their third straight win.  The Screaming Eagles got past Gatineau  5-2 for their third straight win.  The Sea Dogs topped Rimouski 5-2 for their third straight win.

On the hardwood, the Saint John Riptide ripped the Highlanders 133-105 at Centre 200.

In NHL action, it was the Leafs over the Panthers 3 to 2.

The Habs beat the Stars 4 to 1.

The Flyers got past the Sens 3 to 2.

The Jets beat the Devils 4 to 3.

It was the Oilers over the Kings 2 to 1.

Anaheim beat the Canucks 4 to 1.