Knights down Huskies to capture MasterCard Memorial Cup


RED DEER, ALTA. – Matthew Tkachuk scored twice including the overtime winner as the London Knights defeated the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies 3-2 to capture this year’s MasterCard Memorial Cup on Sunday.

The Memorial Cup win was the Kinghts’ second in franchise history.

Christian Dvorak also netted a goal for the Knights.

Francis Perron and Julien Nantel replied with goals for the Huskies.

Tyler Parsons made 29 saves in the win.

Chase Marchand stopped 30 of 33 shots in the loss.