No. 1 star: Samuel Blais, Victoriaville Tigres (QMJHL)
Blais had four points in the third period, among his five on the night, to help the Tigres outlast the Sherbrooke Phoenix 7-4.
The 18-year-old St. Louis Blues pick had an assist on an early second-period goal by linemate Angelo Miceli, as the teams were square 2-2 after 40 minutes. In the final frame, it got frantic, is Blais (1G-4A, +2) assisted on power-play goals 90 seconds apart with a Phoenix tally sandwiched in between. The teams were tied again with 6:19 left when Blais created a chance that Miceli (3G-1A, +2) capped off to put Victoriaville ahead to stay.
Blais, a sixth-round pick of the Blues, also scored a dagger goal with 3:32 left in the game.
No. 2 star: Jansen Harkins, Prince George Cougars (WHL)
Harkins (1G-3A) gave a huge boost to the Cougars' Western Conference playoff hopes, scoring 33 seconds into overtime for a 5-4 road win against the Seattle Thunderbirds as Prince George pulled within one point of VancouverRead More »from St. Louis Blues pick Samuel Blais records 5 points for Tigres: Friday's 3 Stars