Western Conference Championship Series -- Best-of-7 -- 3-0 Portland
Portland scores four times in the third period, upends Tri-City 4-1. The Winterhawks sweep the series and will face the Edmonton Oil Kings in the WHL Championship Series. The four goals for Portland were all even strength as the club came up empty handed on five power play chances. Troy Rutkowski was held without a point in the game. He ended up with three assists in the series for the Winterhawks. The series against the Oil Kings will start on Thursday in Edmonton.