Flames top prospect Mikael Backlund posted another impressive performance on the night the team that drafted him was eliminated.
Backlund had 3 goals last night including the OT winner of Game 6 of that advances the Rockets on to the WHL Championship Series. Backlund was named the games 1st star with 3 goals a plus - 3 rating and 2 penalty minutes.
The Rockets now move on to face the Calgary Hitmen who haven't lost a game this post season. Expect some Flames fans to surface in the dome to check out the top offensive prospect the team has had in ages.
Games 1 & 2 are in Cowtown on the 1st and 2nd of May.