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By Todd Cordell (@ToddCordell)
The first two rounds of the Ontario Hockey League playoffs are in the books, and the third round is just about to begin. In today’s blog, I’ll be making my prediction on both third round playoff series and provide a couple of reasons as to why I feel each team I selected will win. My record was 6-2 in the first round, and 2-2 in the second round (8-4 total).Western Conference
1. London Knights vs. 3. Kitchener Rangers
Prediction: Rangers in six.
X-Factor: Jarred Tinordi vs. Tobias Reid – Can Reid continue his extremely impressive post-season run (10G, 13A, 23P – 12GP) going up against arguably the best defensive defenseman in the OHL in Jarred Tinordi?
This is a tough series for me to predict, but I’m going to go with the underdog Kitchener Rangers in six games. From the Rangers stand point, I really like everything I’ve seen with them. They’ve been getting outstanding goaltending from John Gibson, Tobias Reid has been sc...