Oshawa Generals eliminate Otters, McDavid to claim OHL championship

<p><br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=133j4t1si/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/news/generals-eliminate-otters-to-claim-ohl-championship-124655155.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/sports/2015-05-16/6f7cb6c0-fbc9-11e4-a870-49071c9e9c46__AB44474.JPG"  width="3240" height="2592"  alt="Oshawa Generals goalie Ken Appleby hugs the OHL's J. Ross Robertson trophy. Photo by Aaron Bell/OHL Images" align="left" border="0"></a></p><p>In the end, Oshawa's tight team defence was too much for MVP Connor McDavid and the Erie Otters.</p><br clear="all" /><br><b>Kelowna's stars show up at Memorial Cup and Leon Draisaitl shines the brightest</b>:<br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=13vfap76e/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/news/kelowna-s-stars-show-up-at-memorial-cup-and-leon-draisaitl-shines-the-brightest-132323157.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/sports/2015-05-26/4e3487d0-03a9-11e5-bcb4-dfb1e5d20e0d_draisaitl3.jpg"  width="3000" height="1997"  alt="The Kelowna Rockets centre was dominant in his team's win over Riomouski on Monday night." align="left" border="0"></a></p><p>The Edmonton Oilers prospect had three points, including an assist on one of Nick Merkley's two goals, as the Rockets blew out the Rimouski Oceanic 7-3 for their first win of the tournament.</p><br clear="all" /><br><b>Memorial Cup final: Generals get it done thanks to unsung heroes</b>:<br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=13g9tf53a/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/news/memorial-cup-final--generals-get-it-done-thanks-to-unsung-heroes-125922076.html"><img src="http://media.zenfs.com/en_us/News/Reuters/2015-06-01T031703Z_1183274700_GF10000113724_RTRMADP_3_CANADA-MEMORIALCUP.JPG"  width="2200" height="1527"  alt="Oshawa Generals' Anthony Cirelli (22) celebrates his game winning overtime goal against the Kelowna Rockets' with teammates Matt Mistele and Chris Carlisle during their Memorial Cup final hockey game at the Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City, May 31, 2015. REUTERS/Mathieu Belanger" align="left" border="0"></a></p><p>Two goals by walk-on Anthony Cirelli, including the OT winner, and the stellar play of undrafted goaltender Ken Appley gave Oshawa its first Canadian Hockey League championship in 25 years.</p><br clear="all" /><br><b>Montreal Canadiens prospect Michael McCarron comes up big at Memorial Cup</b>:<br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=13pes1m3a/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/news/montreal-canadiens-prospect-michael-mccarron-comes-up-big-at-memorial-cup-131613631.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/sports/2015-05-27/2efbfd30-0471-11e5-9b35-09bd70ebc766_McCarron.jpg"  width="3000" height="1997"  alt="Oshawa Generals centre Michael McCarron tries to corral a bouncing puck during Memorial Cup game with the Kelowna Rockets on Tuesday night." align="left" border="0"></a></p><p>Playing in his second straight Memorial Cup, Oshawa's hulking centreman has been dominant defensively in his team's three consecutive victories.</p><br clear="all" /><br><b>Stephen Desrocher's decision to take advice from roommate, billet dad pays off for Generals</b>:<br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=14b0q50p3/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/news/stephen-desrocher-s-decision-to-take-advice-from-roommate--billet-dad-pays-off-for-generals-133940365.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/sports/2015-05-25/3b526c30-02e2-11e5-a34a-4df9af000191_desrocher.jpg"  width="2400" height="1598"  alt="The Oshawa Generals defenceman was the overtime hero Sunday against the Quebec Remparts at the Memorial Cup." align="left" border="0"></a></p><p>The Oshawa defenceman, who's been told to shoot more often, beat Zach Fucale in overtime for the Ontario Hockey League's second straight victory at the Memorial Cup.</p><br clear="all" /><br><b>Guy Lafleur takes trip down Memorial Cup memory lane at Colisee</b>:<br /><p><a href="http://us.rd.yahoo.com/sports/rss/Sunaya+Sapurji/SIG=14el1sbft/*http%3A//sports.yahoo.com/blogs/juniorhockey-buzzing-the-net/guy-lafleur-takes-trip-down-memorial-cup-memory-lane-at-colisee--233553882.html"><img src="http://l.yimg.com/os/publish-images/sports/2014-06-04/d16c5f70-ec0c-11e3-9ac2-470e711dd9ab_GuyLafleur.jpg"  width="960" height="524"  alt="Guy Lafleur (Photo by Jeff Vinnick/Getty Images)" align="left" border="0"></a></p><p></p><br clear="all" /></p>
Oshawa Generals eliminate Otters, McDavid to claim OHL championship Oshawa Generals eliminate Otters, McDavid to claim OHL championship Reviewed by Anonymous on 9:35:00 PM Rating: 5
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