#Blackhawks prospect Alexis Gravel made 36 saves and Jake Ryczek had two shots and was -2 in Halifax's 4-3 loss to Rouyn-Noranda at the #MemorialCup2019.— Brandon Cain (@brandonmcain) May 23, 2019
Halifax gets a bye to Sunday's final based on goal differential.
Friday's semi: MacKenzie Entwistle/Guelph vs. Rouyn-Noranda
Elsewhere in Chicago sports, Albert Almora hit a grand slam to power the Cubs to a 8-4 win over the Phillies. Eloy Jimenez clubbed two home runs in the White Sox’s 9-4 win against the Astros.
Both the Cubs and White Sox play Thursday.
(Photo: Brian Campbell)
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