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The Centennial Cup 1988 is the Junior "A" 1988 ice hockey National Championship for the Canadian Junior A Hockey League.

The Centennial Cup was competed for by the winners of the Abbott Cup, Dudley Hewitt Cup, the Callaghan Cup, and a 'Host' team.

The tournament was hosted by the Pembroke Lumber Kings in the city of Pembroke, Ontario.

The Playoffs

Round Robin

Rank Team League Ticket W-L GF GA
1 # Halifax Lions MVJHL Callaghan Cup 2-1 17 14
2 x Notre Dame Hounds SJHL Abbott Cup 2-1 18 16
3 x Pembroke Lumber Kings CJHL Host 2-1 15 13
4 Thunder Bay Flyers USHL Dudley Hewitt Cup 0-3 15 22

Note: # - denotes team advanced to the final.

Note: x - denotes teams who have advanced to the semi-final.


Halifax Lions defeated Pembroke Lumber Kings 6-4
Notre Dame Hounds defeated Halifax Lions 6-5
Pembroke Lumber Kings defeated Thunder Bay Flyers 7-4
Notre Dame Hounds defeated Thunder Bay Flyers 9-7
Halifax Lions defeated Thunder Bay Flyers 6-4 OT
Pembroke Lumber Kings defeated Notre Dame Hounds 4-3 3OT


Notre Dame Hounds defeated Pembroke Lumber Kings 7-3


Notre Dame Hounds defeated Halifax Lions 3-2


Most Valuable Player: Rod Brind'Amour (Notre Dame Hounds)
Top Scorer: Rod Brind'Amour (Notre Dame Hounds)
Most Sportsmanlike Player: Colin Power (Halifax Lions)

All-Star Team


Rod Brind'Amour (Notre Dame Hounds)
Duane Saulnier (Halifax Lions)
Brian Downey(Pembroke Lumber Kings)


Joby Messier (Notre Dame Hounds)
Kevin Reed (Pembroke Lumber Kings)


Darin Baker (Halifax Lions)

Role of League Champions

AJHL: Calgary Canucks
BCJHL: Vernon Lakers
CJHL: Pembroke Lumber Kings
IJHL: Summerside Western Capitals
MJHL: Winnipeg South Blues
MVJHL: Halifax Lions
NOJHL: Sudbury Cubs
PCJHL: Grande Prairie North Stars
SJHL: Notre Dame Hounds

Team Photos

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