GAME DAY: Hurricanes Host Royals on Teddy Toss
Lethbridge, AB – The Lethbridge Hurricanes continue their three-in-three weekend tonight at 7:00pm as they welcome the Victoria Royals at the ENMAX Centre on the 22nd Annual Canadian Tire Teddy and Toque Toss.
The Hurricanes (11-13-1-0) had a four game winning streak snapped on Friday night as they were handed a 5-1 loss by the Brandon Wheat Kings. The ‘Canes lone goal came from Calen Addison who extended his personal point scoring streak to five games. The ‘Canes enter play tonight with a 7-6-1-0 record on home ice and sit third in the Central Division.
The Royals (18-9-3-0) is coming off a 4-3 overtime loss last night in Medicine Hat to the Tigers. Tonight is the final game of a four game Eastern Conference road trip for the Royals. Victoria has lost the previous three games, dropping each of the last two in extra time. The Royals sit with an 8-6-2-0 record on the road this year.
Tonight will be the final of two meetings on the season between the ‘Canes and the Royals; Lethbridge took the first meeting 10-4 in Victoria just 11 days ago.
Tickets for tonight’s game are going very quickly, but can be purchased online, by calling 403-329-SEAT (7328) or by visiting the ENMAX Centre Ticket Centre.
2017-2018 REGULAR SEASON STATS LEADERS:
Goals (15) – Jordy Bellerive Assists (21) – Calen Addison
Points (33) – Jordy Bellerive
PIMS (34) – Igor Merezhko Plus/Minus (+7) – Ty Prefontaine
Wins (10) – Stuart Skinner Shutouts (2) – Stuart Skinner
Save % (.898) – Stuart Skinner Goals Against Average (3.56) – Stuart Skinner
– Calen Addison has points in 5 straight games (2g-7a); 8 of 11 games (3g-10a)
– Jordy Bellerive has points in 6 of 7 games (7g-4a); 17 of 19 games (14g-15a); 20 of 24 (14g-18a)
– Ryan Vandervlis has points in 3 of 4 games (5g-3a); 7 of 10 games (6g-6a); 12 of 16 games (11g-7a)
– Josh Tarzwell has points in 4 of 5 games (1g-5a); 8 of 13 games (3g-7a)
– Jake Elmer has points in 2 of 4 games (2g); 3 of 7 games (3a); 6 of 12 games (5g-1a)
– Zane Franklin has points in 3 of 5 games (2g-2a); 4 of 7 games (2g-3a); 5 of 10 games (3g-3a)
– Dylan Cozens has points in 6 of 8 games (7a); 11 of 14 games (4g-10a); 14 of 18 games (6g-12a)
– Giorgio Estephan has points in 2 of 5 games (3g-2a); 3 of 7 games (5g-4a); 7 of 13 games (8g-8a)
– Ryan Bowen has points in 2 of 5 games (4a)
– Tanner Nagel has points in 3 of 6 games (2g-1a); 4 of 8 games (2g-2a)
2017-2018 REGULAR SEASON LEADERS:
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 28th in WHL Scoring with 32 points & tied for 24th in WHL Assists with 20
– Giorgio Estephan is tied 5th in WHL Power Play Goals with 8 & tied 29th in WHL Power Play Assists with 8
– Calen Addison is tied 6th in WHL Defenseman Scoring with 27 points & tied 5th in WHL PP Assists with 14
– Jordy Bellerive is tied 25th in WHL Scoring with 33 points & is tied 19th in WHL Goals with 15
– Jordy Bellerive is tied 9th in WHL Power Play Goals with 7 & tied 16th in WHL Power Play Assists with 10
– Ryan Vandervlis is tied for 6th in WHL Game Winning Goals with 4
– Dylan Cozens is tied 5th in WHL Rookie Scoring with 19 points & tied 4th in WHL Rookie Goals with 7
– Stuart Skinner is 7th in WHL Minutes by a Goaltender with 1229 & tied 5th in Games Played with 22
– Stuart Skinner is 4th in WHL Shots Faced with 715 & 4th in WHL Saves by a Goaltender with 642
– Stuart Skinner is tied 7th in WHL Wins with 10 & tied 3rd in WHL Losses with 11
– Calen Addison is 8 games away from 100 career games
– Giorgio Estephan is 17 games away from 300 career games
– Jake Elmer is 11 games away from 100 career games
– Jadon Joseph is 16 games away from 100 career games
– Zane Franklin is 6 games away from 100 career games
– Stuart Skinner is 16 wins away from 100 career victories
– Brent Kisio is 1 win away from 100 career victories