This is the 2017-18
Quebec Major Junior Hockey League season. This is the league's 49th season.
Outdoor Game Edit
Drummondville Voltigeurs are tentatively scheduled to host the 2018 QMJHL Winter Classic. The site will be the Victor-Pepin rink. The venue will have about 5,500 temporary seats installed for the event. The University of Quebec at Trois-Rivières may also have an outdoor game at the facility. The game will be the third outdoor game in QMJHL history after the two games hosted in Saint-Tite, Quebec by the Shawinigan Cataractes as part of the 2015 QMJHL Winter Classic.
Franchise changes Edit
Member teams Edit
Division Team City Arena Capacity
Blainville-Boisbriand Armada Boisbriand, Quebec
Centre d'Excellence Sports Rousseau
Drummondville Voltigeurs Drummondville, Quebec
Centre Marcel Dionne
Gatineau Olympiques Gatineau, Quebec
Centre Robert Guertin
Rouyn-Noranda Huskies Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec
Sherbrooke Phoenix Sherbrooke, Quebec
Palais des Sports
Val-d'Or Foreurs Val-d'Or, Quebec
Centre Air Creebec
Baie-Comeau Drakkar Baie-Comeau, Quebec
Chicoutimi Saguenéens Saguenay, Quebec
Quebec Remparts Quebec City, Quebec
Rimouski Océanic Rimouski, Quebec
Colisée de Rimouski
Shawinigan Cataractes Shawinigan, Quebec
Centre Bionest de Shawinigan
Victoriaville Tigres Victoriaville, Quebec
Acadie–Bathurst Titan Bathurst, New Brunswick
K.C. Irving Regional Centre
Cape Breton Screaming Eagles Sydney, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton Regional Municipality), Nova Scotia
Charlottetown Islanders Charlottetown, P.E.I.
Halifax Mooseheads Halifax, Nova Scotia
Moncton Wildcats Moncton, New Brunswick
Saint John Sea Dogs Saint John, New Brunswick
To be added upon completion of the regular season.
2017 President's Cup Playoffs Edit
The top 16 teams qualify for the playoffs. The three division winners are seeded 1, 2, and 3 based on record. The balance of the teams are seeded 4 to 16 regardless of division. Teams are re-seeded after each round. All series are best-of-seven.
President's Cup champion advances to the 2018 Memorial Cup being held a the Brandt Centre in Regina, Saskatchewan and hosted by the Regina Pats.