CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – Charlottetown Islanders captain Pierre-Olivier Joseph will hold the same role with the Team Quebec Major Junior Hockey League during the final two games of the CIBC Canada Russia Series.
The league made the announcement on Thursday.
His assistants include Summerside native Noah Dobson, captain of the defending Memorial Cup champion Acadie-Bathurst Titan, Rouyn-Noranda Huskies captain Rafaël Harvey-Pinard and Antoine Morand of the Halifax Mooseheads.
The series sees a Russian team play league all-star squads in the three Canadian Hockey League branches. The first two games were held in the Western Hockey League before moving onto the Ontario and Quebec leagues.
Game 5 is Tuesday in Sherbrooke with Game 6 in Drummondville on Thursday.