The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles have grabbed a 3-0 stranglehold over the Saint John Sea Dogs in the QMJHL best-of-seven first round. The Eagles dumped the host Sea Dogs 8-3 last night.
Nicolas Chouinard had two goals and two assists. At Charlottetown, the Moncton Wildcats also grabbed a 3-0 series lead, winning 3-2 in overtime over the P.E.I. Rocket courtesy of a David Savard hat trick.