There will be a tiebreaker game at the Memorial Cup tomorrow night. The loser of tonight’s QMJHL showdown between Saint John and Shawinigan will play Edmonton for a spot in the semifinal. Sportsnet will broadcast it.
Sportsnet will provide live coverage of the pivotal Tie-Breaker game from the 2012 MasterCard Memorial Cup tomorrow (Thursday, May 24) at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT on Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific.
The two scenarios for Thursday’s Tie-Breaker, pending the outcome of tonight’s final Round Robin game featuring Shawinigan vs. Saint John (7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT; Sportsnet East, Ontario, West and Pacific) are as follows:
· If Saint John defeats Shawinigan, the Edmonton Oil Kings will face Shawinigan
· If Shawinigan defeats Saint John, the Edmonton Oil Kings will face Saint John
HOCKEY CENTRAL host Daren Millard and analysts Nick Kypreos and John Garrett are live on location at the Centre Bionest in Shawinigan, providing pre-game, intermission and post-game analysis for all of Sportsnet’s broadcasts. Play-by-play commentator RJ Broadhead and analyst Sam Cosentino are calling all of the games, alongside host Rob Faulds.
Sportsnet’s wall-to-wall coverage of the 2012 MasterCard Memorial Cup culminates on Sunday, May 27 at 7 p.m. ET / 4 p.m. PT with live coverage of the highly-anticipated Championship Final.