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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 16, 1986, Winnipeg, Manitoba Winnipeg free press april 5364 South Winnipeg takes thrashing Gene Gaines to coach Blue sports score card hockey nil by rangers b Phil 2 Louis 6 Minn 3 baseball National Montreal 4 Chicago 3 Houston 8 san fran 3 Pitt at Ppd Cinci 5 Atlanta 3 san Diego 2 la 1 american new York 6 Cleve 2 Detroit at Ppd Oakland 8 Minn 2 Seattle 9 Calif 4 sports record pages 58 to sports today its top rank boxing tomorrow o god Stanley cup playoffs Montreal ten Aba basketball playoffs sports on radio tomorrow hockey Montreal on tap today horse racing standards reds at Assiniboia flyers will watch rest of playoffs flyers goalie Bob Froese Brad Mccrimmon Centre and Brad Marsh watch last moments of Louis duo sidelines stars a wherever Greg Paslawski Doug Gilmour but wherever they both the puck and the Louis line mates put the puck into the goal often enough last night to lift the blues to a 63 Victory Over Minnesota North stars in the decisive game of their Besto five first round Stanley cup playoff it seems like i give Doug the puck and i just said who scored three goals and added two assists for the blues who Host Toronto Maple Leafs on Friday night in the opening game of the bestow seven nil Norris division he knows where in going All the Paslawski said of who assisted on the first five Louis Doug played an unbelievable it seems wherever i he gets the puck to said Gilmour you give it to Paslawski and he he can really shoot the they both played great said stars coach lome whose first season at the in they Are great hockey especially Gil blues coach Jacques Demers went Henning one better with his Praise of who had two goals and six assists in the Gilmour played the greatest series Ive seen in a Long time in the bar he goaltender Greg Millen survived a shaky Start to make 35 saves for the who spotted Minnesota a two goal Lead before rallying with four straight thirty eight seconds into the Sec Ond Paslawski second goal put Louis ahead for Gil Mour pounced on a Loose puck be Hind the Minnesota net and fed in front to who scored Over the Glove of Minnesota goalie Don Eddy Bernie Federko and Lee Norwood had the other Louis goals while Ron with and Brian Bellows scored for the North team Canada May miss medal round Moscow up although its not yet time to team Canada can be excused a nervous Canada slipped a Little further Down the world hockey Champion ship standings yesterday with a 32 loss to the defeat left can Adas record at 12 and a tie for fifth place with Poland and West Ger Canada plays Poland in one of its four remaining games in the round Robin portion of the tournament and the squad needs at least three victories to grab the fourth and final playoff spot in the medal barring major the soviet Union Sweden 21 and Fin land 21 should be three of the four teams to the United states also is it still faces wingless defending Cham Pion Canada and the in other games the United states trounced West Ger Many Sweden upset Czechoslovakia 32 and the soviets Defeated Poland Forward Kirk Muller int letting the permutations of the standings get to sure its pretty but last year we did the same he we lost a couple of games in the first but we did Bounce Back and we clicked at the right time in the next we can do that we can get it going against the key now is to stay positive and Bounce Back the next last years want saddled with the los Angeles Kings Craig Redmond the troika of Mark Jay Wells and Grant Ledyard Are breaking Down in key against the Ledyard was responsible for one goal and combined with Hardy to produce an with time running out and Canada trailing by a Wells took a retaliatory roughing penalty to snuff out any Chance for a for coach Pat who also coaches the its been a recur ring sure its he said of the continuous breakdowns and defensive i experienced an entire season like that this Ledyard lost the puck at Centre ice on a circling manoeuvre that resulted in the first finn and defend Ceman Ken Paneyko of new Jersey devils failed to smother a Loose puck in front of goalie Jacques Cloutier for the second finn Canada fought Back twice to tie it on goals by Dave Taylor and but Ledyard and Hardy misfired to set up the winning goal at of the third Hardy got caught up ice to set up a 2onl break and Ledyard gave up on the play after being beaten on the first pass Only to see a third pass come Back to the Man he didst stay resulting in a we expected to beat the but we didst come said it Cost us a Point and its a very big Canada plays the soviets on Fri at this Point it Doest look Quinn said of Canadas chances of finishing in the top four and making it to the medal i feel we need four wins to get us into the medal if Canada fails to Advance to the medal they will have to suffer the embarrassment of spending the final week in Moscow playing for fifth since returning to the world championship in Canada has never finished worse than a Rumor was making its Way around the Media that the soviets and the czechoslovakian would default their games against the americans in protest Over the bombings in by Al Morg Titi Knight Ridder Philadelphia the sufi cafe be seen rising Over the spectrum1 this nobody in the phia flyers offices will the Sun set on the flyers season last night at the where they were beaten by the new York and eliminated flow the Stanley cup the rangers will play the Washington capitals in the Patrick division starting Morrow night in the rangers won the fifth game of this Besto five series by playing Gutty they took Art Early Lead at expanded it to 31 in the second period and then protected it Over the final 20 minutes for the upset the flyers made a move toward a late comeback when Brad Mon beat goalie John Vanbiesbrouc with a Long shot from just inside the Blue line with to cutting the new York Lead to 32 and sending the crowd into a emotional beckoning to tie the but the rangers didst lose their and they finally pulled out the new York settled it for Good when Kelly Miller scored an empty net goal with 40 seconds re and Don Maloney batted in another with 17 seconds although it was indeed an upset the rangers finished 32 Points be Hind the flyers during the regular season he rangers controlled the series from the they led in games by by and then they won it last they also won two games at the where the flyers had lost Only six times All goaltender shines the rangers biggest Star was who stoned the flyers in two of the but also in the Star category were defend Cemen James Patrick and Ron and last Milu a plucky was All Over the consider that former flyers assistant coach Ted now the head coach of the has to be accorded some applause for a game plan that stifled the flyers passing and motion for the it was a much too Quick end to the season a season that Many Felt would end in a re match with the Edmonton oilers in the Stanley cup final next the flyers missed the offence of Brian who picked up Only two assists in the series the same As they Rode in on the Confidence of a very Good said flyers coach Mike and i cannot overemphasize the importance of their Ted had a lot More insight into our personnel than i did into outside of our own organi nobody knows More about the working of the flyers than and 1 think he employed some of the things that Edmonton used against us in last seasons flyers Centre Ron Sutler they just played smart they were better than no doubt about maybe the expectations of us were too but we knew that to reach the finals this we would have to play better than we did last the rangers came into the second period holding a 10 which was hardly a Good reason to sit Back and play hoping that Vanlies Brouck would throw a if the rangers had any ideas of doing they evaporated at when Lukka Sinisalo beat the goalie see rangers Page 54 clan Nap Macalla a j v Ruf it Palmer Charlie sex Toni r bangles Dinar eff Light 697 rolling dirty Winnipeg largest selection of compact discs double Bike 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