WHL Championship Series -- Best of 7 -- 3-1 Kootenay
Kootenay skates past Portland 4-1; wins series in five games. The Ice will represent the WHL in the Memorial Cup starting next week. Kootenay controlled the game with a 40-27 shot advantage. Troy Rutkowski was penalized for interference in the first period and was minus one for the contest. Rutkowski finishes a solid playoff campaign with four goals and nine assists in 21 games.