"We had it in our own hands," said veteran defenseman Pat Stapleton.
"We couldn't count on someone losing.We just didn't win enough hockey games."Stapleton came to the Stingers after the season had started and made a difference in the defensive corps, but he looked back to the middle of the season and talked about what he felt was a personal let down.
CIN: Norwich (Ftorek, Stapleton) 6:34.CIN: Thomas (Stapleton, Gilligan) 11:07.QUE: Tardiff (Bordeleau, Bernier) 15:50.
PENALTIES - QUE: Legace (hooking) 5:35.CIN: Norwich (tripping) 13:33.