Photos: Winterhawks level the series in Portland

 

Edmonton Oil Kings took on the Portland Winterhawks in Game 2 of the Western Hockey League final on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at the Rose Garden in Portland.

 
 
 
 
<div id="page1">May 4, 2013 - Winterhawks goalie Mac Carruth stretches to grab a Edmonton shot in the second period.   The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.</div>
 

May 4, 2013 - Winterhawks goalie Mac Carruth stretches to grab a Edmonton shot in the second period. The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.

Photograph by: Doug Beghtel, Doug Beghtel

 
<div id="page1">May 4, 2013 - Winterhawks goalie Mac Carruth stretches to grab a Edmonton shot in the second period.   The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.</div>
Edmonton goalie Laurent Brossoit looks over his shoulder to see the puck hit the net scoring the second  goal for the Winterhawks by #28 Brendan Leipsic.  The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  The Winterhawks  #28 Brendan Leipsic celebrates with Keegan Iverson after scoring the second Winterhawks goal.  The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Winterhawks winger #27 Oliver Bjorkstrand checks Edmonton&#8217;s #29 Mitchell Moroz as they battle for the puck.  The Portland Winterhawks stretched their lead to 3-0 over the Edmonton Oil Kings in the second period of game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
Edmonton goalie Laurent Brossoit turns away a Winterhawks shot in the first period.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Winterhawks center #28 Brendan Leipsic redirects a shot right in front of Edmonton goalie Laurent Brossoit in the first period.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Edmonton&#8217;s #27 Curtis Lazar hip checks Winterhawks defenseman #3 Seth Jones into the boards.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Winterhawks fans erupted as Portland takes the lead in the first period.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Winterhawks defenseman #51 Derrick Pouliot and Edmonton&#8217;s #11 Dylan Wruck squeeze behind the net as they fight for the puck.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
May 4, 2013 -  Winterhawks center #13 Keegan Iverson grabs the puck after Edmonton&#8217;s defenseman #6 David Musil goes down.  The Portland Winterhawks led the Edmonton Oil Kings 1-0 after the first period in game 2 of the WHL Finals at the Rose Garden.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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