Western Conference Quarterfinals -- Best of 7 -- 2-1 Owen Sound
London dominates Owen Sound 5-2; ties series. The Knights had a 50-38 shot advantage. London had a whopping 14 power play opportunities, in which they scored twice. Joey Hishon was minus two for the game and was hit with tripping and roughing penalties. Game five is set for Saturday.
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals -- Best of 7 -- 2-1 Saskatoon
Saskatoon falls to Prince Albert 5-2. The surprising Raiders tie the series at two. Stefan Elliott assisted on one of the two goals scored by the Blades. He finished minus one for the game. Each club scored a power play goal. The series resumes on Saturday.
Western Conference Quarterfinals -- Best of 7 -- 3-0 Portland
Portland upends Everett 6-2; sweeps series. Troy Rutkowski assisted on a second period Winterhawks goal. He was also penalized for roughing in the same period. He finished with a goal and four assists in the series. Only one series in the first round of the Western Conference quarterfinals, between Chilliwack and Spokane, is left to be decided.