GAME DAY: Hurricanes Continue Trip in Brandon

Regina, SK – The Lethbridge Hurricanes continue their five game road trip tonight as they pay their final regular season visit to Brandon to face the Wheat Kings tonight at 6:00pm Mountain Time.

The Hurricanes (39-17-4-3) won their third straight game on Tuesday earning a 4-1 victory in Regina over the Pats. The ‘Canes were once again led by their Captain Tyler Wong who had two goals and one assist while Matt Alfaro and Jordy Bellerive scored the other goals. Stuart Skinner made 42 saves in the win. The ‘Canes enter play four points back of the Medicine Hat Tigers for the Central Division lead.

The Wheat Kings (28-26-6-3) finished a four game road trip last night with a 5-2 loss in Swift Current against the Broncos. The Wheaties went 0-3-0-1 in the four games away from home and have lost nine straight road games. Brandon has however posted a 20-7-3-0 record on home ice. They currently sit in the first of the two Eastern Conference Wild Card positions.

Tonight will be the final of a four game season series between the ‘Canes and the Wheat Kings. Lethbridge has posted a 2-1-0-0 record against Brandon this season having earned 4-3 victories in the last two head-to-head meetings.

Goals (47) – Tyler Wong                                                    Assists (48) – Brennan Menell
Points (93) – Tyler Wong
PIMS (85) – Zane Franklin                                                 Plus/Minus (+23) – Tyler Wong
Wins (31) – Stuart Skinner                                                 Shutouts (2) – Stuart Skinner
Save % (.907) – Stuart Skinner                                        Goals Against Average (3.20) – Stuart Skinner

– Tyler Wong has points in 7 straight games (8g-9a); 12 of 13 games (12g-10a); 32 of 39 games (34g-35a)
– Giorgio Estephan has points in 3 straight games (1g-2a); 10 of 12 games (3g-11a); 34 of 40 (19g-38a)
– Matt Alfaro has points in 3 straight games (5g); 6 of 7 games (8g-4a); 22 of 32 games (15g-20a)
– Brennan Menell has points in 3 straight games (6a); 9 of 13 games (2g-13a); 22 of 28 games (5g-29a)
– Jordy Bellerive has points in 4 of 7 games (2g-2a); 6 of 10 games (2g-4a); 27 of 41 games (20g-20a)
– Zak Zborosky has points in 5 of 7 games (5g-7a); 7 of 10 games (7g-8a); 23 of 33 games (19g-25a)
– Egor Babenko has points in 2 of 7 games (2g); 7 of 13 games (5g-5a); 18 of 29 games (12g-16a)
– Brady Pouteau has points in 3 of 7 games (4a)
– Brennan Riddle has points in 3 of 6 games (3a)

– Tyler Wong is tied 1st in WHL Goals with 47 & tied 3rd in WHL Scoring with 93 points
– Tyler Wong is tied 2nd in WHL PP Goals with 15 & tied 1st in WHL Game Winning Goals with 10
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 16th in WHL Goals with 27 & is tied 15th in WHL Scoring with 73 points
– Zak Zborosky is tied 5th in WHL Goals with 39 & tied 3rd in WHL Power Play Goals with 14
– Brennan Menell is tied 5th in WHL PP Assists with 24 & 4th in WHL Defenseman Scoring with 59 points
– Calen Addison is tied 12th in WHL Rookie Scoring with 25 points (3rd among Rookie Defenseman Scoring)
– Calen Addison is 2nd among 2000-born scorers in the WHL with 25 points
– Stuart Skinner is tied 2nd in Games Played (53); 3rd in WHL Wins with 31 & tied 7th in WHL Losses with 15
– Stuart Skinner is 3rd in WHL Minutes by a Goalie (3004) & is 2nd in WHL Shots (1717) & 2nd Saves (1557)

– Kyle Yewchuk has 9 games away from 100 career games
– Giorgio Estephan is 6 goals away from 100 career goals
– Giorgio Estephan is 1 games away from 250 career games
– Jordy Bellerive is 14 points away from 100 career points
– Matt Alfaro is 9 assists away from 100 career assists
– Zak Zborosky is 3 goals away from 100 career goals
– Stuart Skinner is 6 games away from 150 career games

More News
2019 #WHLPlayoffs Individual Tickets On-Sale Now!
14 hours ago
33 WHL Alumni win medals at 2019 U SPORTS Cavendish Farms University Cup
2 days ago
2019 WHL Bantam Draft lottery to be held Wednesday
2 days ago
2019 WHL Live Playoff Packages available now
2 days ago
March 18 - Canes Chatter
3 days ago
Hurricanes to Face Calgary in First Round
3 days ago