GAME DAY: Hurricanes Head to Hockey Town North
Saskatoon, SK – The Lethbridge Hurricanes continue their four game East Division road trip tonight at 6:00pm Mountain Time in Prince Albert against the Raiders at the Art Hauser Centre.
The Hurricanes (14-14-2-0) are coming off a 5-3 setback last night in Saskatoon to the Blades. Dylan Cozens, Calen Addison and Jake Elmer scored the goals in the losing cause while Stuart Skinner made 36 saves. The loss was the ‘Canes second straight as it snapped a four game road winning streak. The ‘Canes are 5-8-0-0 on the road this season.
The Raiders (12-13-5-2) are coming off a heartbreaking 2-1 loss last night in Swift Current to the Broncos. The Raiders surrendered the game-winning goal with just 21 seconds left in regulation in the loss. Cole Fonstad scored the lone goal for Prince Albert. The Raiders are 3-3-2-2 in their last ten games, but are 7-2-2-2 at home this season.
Tonight will be the second of four meetings on the season between the Hurricanes and the Raiders. The ‘Canes are 1-0-0-0 this season against Prince Albert after a 4-1 victory in early October. The ‘Canes have won five straight games against the Raiders dating back to the 2015-2016 season.
Listen on 106.7 ROCK beginning at 5:45pm with Dustin Forbes or visit Browns Socialhouse in Lethbridge!
2017-2018 REGULAR SEASON STATS LEADERS:
Goals (17) – Jordy Bellerive Assists (31) – Giorgio Estephan
Points (45) – Giorgio Estephan
PIMS (51) – Lane Zablocki Plus/Minus (+13) – Ty Prefontaine
Wins (12) – Stuart Skinner Shutouts (3) – Stuart Skinner
Save % (.897) – Stuart Skinner Goals Against Average (3.47) – Stuart Skinner
– Taylor Ross has points in 4 straight games (4g-1a)
– Jake Elmer has points in 2 straight games (2g-1a); 3 of 5 games (4g-1a); 5 of 9 games (6g-1a)
– Calen Addison has points in 2 straight games (1g-2a); 8 of 10 games (3g-15a); 11 of 16 games (4g-18a)
– Jadon Joseph has points in 2 straight games (1g-1a)
– Egor Zudilov has points in 2 straight games (1g-1a)
– Brendan Stafford has points in 2 straight games (2a)
– Giorgio Estephan has points in 4 of 5 games (2g-11a); 6 of 9 (5g-13a); 11 of 18 games (10g-19a)
– Jordy Bellerive has points in 3 of 5 games (2g-4a); 9 of 12 games (9g-7a); 23 of 29 (16g-21a)
– Igor Merezhko has points in 3 of 4 games (1g-2a); 4 of 7 games (1g-3a)
– Koletrane Wilson has points in 2 of 3 games (1g-2a); 3 of 5 games (1g-3a); 4 of 8 games (1g-4a)
– Zane Franklin has points in 3 of 5 games (1g-2a); 6 of 10 games (3g-4a); 8 of 15 games (4g-5a)
– Dylan Cozens has points in 3 of 5 games (2g-3a) 8 of 12 games (2g-9a); 16 of 22 games (8g-14a)
– Ty Prefontaine has points in 3 of 5 games (3g-2a)
2017-2018 REGULAR SEASON LEADERS:
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 13th in WHL Scoring with 45 points & tied for 6th in WHL Assists with 31
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 5th in WHL Power Play Goals with 9 & tied 15th in WHL Power Play Assists with 12
– Calen Addison is tied 4th in WHL Defenseman Scoring with 35 points & tied 1st in WHL PP Assists with 20
– Calen Addison is 9th in WHL Assists with 28
– Jordy Bellerive is tied 20th in WHL Scoring with 39 points & is tied 22nd in WHL Goals with 17
– Jordy Bellerive is tied 11th in WHL Power Play Goals with 8 & tied 16th in WHL Power Play Assists with 11
– Dylan Cozens is tied 5th in WHL Rookie Scoring with 23 points & tied 3rd in WHL Rookie Goals with 9
– Stuart Skinner is 6th in WHL Minutes by a Goaltender with 1470 & tied 3rd in Games Played with 26
– Stuart Skinner is 5th in WHL Shots Faced with 828 & 5th in WHL Saves by a Goaltender with 743
– Stuart Skinner is tied 7th in WHL Wins with 12 & tied 2nd in WHL Losses with 12 & 2nd in shutouts with 3
– Calen Addison is 3 games away from 100 career games
– Ty Prefontaine is 7 games away from 100 career games
– Giorgio Estephan is 12 games away from 300 career games
– Jake Elmer is 6 games away from 100 career games
– Stuart Skinner is 14 wins away from 100 career victories