GAME DAY: Hurricanes Host Powerhouse Pats
Lethbridge, AB – The Lethbridge Hurricanes continue their busy schedule tonight as they welcome the Regina Pats at the ENMAX Centre at 7:00pm.
The Hurricanes (14-11-2-2) are coming off a 6-4 victory Monday night in Edmonton against the Oil Kings. The win improved the ‘Canes record to 7-0-1-0 in their last eight games and pulled them into a second-place tie in the Central Division.
The Pats (20-2-4-0) are coming off a 5-4 overtime victory last night in Kootenay over the Ice. Regina has posted a 4-0-1-0 record in their last five games and are tied with the Everett Silvertips for top spot in the entire Western Hockey League.
Tonight is the KiSS 107.7 Toy Mountain night at the ENMAX Centre. It is encouraged that fans bring a new and unwrapped toy to the game for the annual toy drive.
Tonight is the third of four meetings on the season between the Hurricanes and the Pats, Regina took the first two match ups in October. Tickets are still available for tonight and can be purchased online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre or Yates Ticket Centre’s.
2016-2017 REGULAR SEASON STATS LEADERS:
Goals (19) – Tyler Wong Assists (22) – Ryley Lindgren
Points (34) – Tyler Wong
PIMS (47) – Igor Merezhko Plus/Minus (+13) – Shaun Dosanjh
Wins (13) – Stuart Skinner Shutouts (1) – Stuart Skinner
Save % (.903) – Stuart Skinner Goals Against Average (3.16) – Stuart Skinner
– Giorgio Estephan has points in 7 straight games (8g-6a); 8 of 9 games (8g-7a); 12 of 16 games (13g-7a)
– Tyler Wong has points in 5 straight games (6g-7a); 8 of 9 games (10g-9a); 9 of 11 games (12g-9a)
– Ryan Bowen has points in 2 straight games (1g-1a); 4 of 6 games (2g-2a)
– Brennan Menell has points in 2 of 3 games (3a); 7 of 9 games (9a); 9 of 12 games (1g-11a)
– Ryan Vandervlis has points in 2 of 4 games (2a)
– Colton Kroeker has points in 5 of 7 games (1g-6a); 6 of 9 games (1g-7a)
– Ryley Lindgren has points in 3 of 4 games (1g-4a); 5 of 7 games (4g-6a)
– Jordy Bellerive has points in 6 of 7 games (4g-6a); 7 of 9 games (5g-6a)
– Calen Addison has points in 4 of 5 games (1g-4a); 5 of 7 games (1g-5a)
2016-2017 REGULAR SEASON LEAGUE LEADERS:
– Ryley Lindgren is tied 10th in WHL Scoring with 33 points
– Ryley Lindgren is tied 12th in WHL Goals with 11 & tied 9th in WHL Assists with 22
– Tyler Wong is tied 4th in WHL Goals with 19 & tied 9th in WHL Scoring with 34 points
– Tyler Wong is tied 4th in WHL PP Goals with 8 & tied 2nd in WHL Game Winning Goals with 4
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 7th in WHL Goals with 16
– Brennan Menell is tied 4th in WHL PP Assists with 13
– Calen Addison is tied 10th in WHL Rookie Scoring with 14 points (2nd among Rookie Defenseman Scoring)
– Calen Addison is 2nd among 2000-born scorers in the WHL with 14 points
– Stuart Skinner is tied 5th in WHL Wins with 13 & tied 3rd in WHL Losses with 10
– Stuart Skinner is 3rd in WHL Minutes by a Goalie with 1444 & is 3rd in WHL Shots (782) & 4th Saves (706)
– Giorgio Estephan is 3 assists away from 100 career assists
– Jordy Bellerive is 8 games away from 100 career games
– Ryan Bowen is 7 games away from 100 career games
– Shaun Dosanjh is 4 games away from 150 career games
– Egor Babenko is 7 games away from 100 career games
– Egor Babenko is 14 points away from 100 career points
– Brennan Menell is 6 points away from 100 career points
– Stuart Skinner is 98 saves away from passing Darcy Austin in Hurricanes all-time franchise saves