QMJHL Roundup: Remi Poirier makes 27 saves, Olympiques blank Islanders


CHARLOTTETOWN — Remi Poirier stopped all 27 shots his way as the Gatineau Olympiques defeated the Charlottetown Islanders 3-0 on Monday in Quebec Major Junior Hockey League action.

Metis Roelens scored the only goal that mattered at 12:21 of the first period for the Olympiques (7-11-3), who are 5-0-1 in their last six games.

Kieran Craig, with a goal and an assist, and Charles-Antoine Roy also scored for Gatineau.

Matthew Welsh kicked out 23-of-26 shots for Charlottetown (12-6-3).

The Olympiques went 0 for 4 on the power play while the Islanders failed to score on three chances with the man advantage.

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