Sunday, October 14th, 2018
Niagara IceDogs (4-2-2-0 | 10 pts) vs Sudbury Wolves (6-3-0-0 | 12 pts) 3:05 pm.
10 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE TONIGHT’S GAME
Organized by: Jordyn Moussa, Social Media and Sales Coordinator
1) This afternoon marks the final game of the weekend for the IceDogs, and the second against the Wolves this season.
2) The last time these two teams played each other, Kyen Sopa began his current 4-game point streak (scoring the first IceDogs goal of the game)
3) Ben Jones (4G, 7A) – Kirill Maksimov (7G, 5A) are currently on 8-game point streaks, the longest in the league.
4) ‘Dogs forward Bradey Johnson continues ranks fourth in the league with 2 game-winning goals, having been scored in our 3-1 win over Kingston, and our 6-1 win over North Bay.
5) Kirill Maksimov is ranked third in the league with 9 goals, 4 of which coming on the powerplay. His powerplay goal on Thursday in the 2nd period gave him the league lead in powerplay goals scored.
6) Akil Thomas ranks third in the league with 12 assists, 5 of which have come on the powerplay.
7) The IceDogs have the 3rd ranked away powerplay, with 30.8% efficiency, and the 18th ranked away penalty kill, with a 65% efficiency rating.
8) The Wolves’ home power play ranks 15th with 11.1% efficiency, while their home penalty kill is ranked 11th with 86.7% efficiency.
9) Sudbury’s Ukko-Pekka Luukkonen ranks 4th amongst all goalies with a goals against average of 2.35, and 3rd amongst all goalies with a save percentage of .929. He has 5 wins this season.
10) The IceDogs have four players ranked in the top 30 in league total points (7th – Akil Thomas, 15; 9th – Kirill Maksimov, 14; 24th – Ben Jones, 11; 30th – Ivan Lodnia, 10)
This evenings game will be broadcast live on YourTV and OHLLive. Listen live to Ted Lehman’s call on 610 CKTB. For all in-game updates, follow @OHLIceDogs on Twitter.
The ‘Dogs are back in action at home on Thursday, October 18th, as the Ottawa 67s come to town. Take advantage of our $10 Fall Thursday deal! For every Thursday night game in October, November and December, we are making hockey more easily accessible with $10 tickets in our Value section (sections 108-111)!
Mark your calendars! We are hosting our first ever Superhero night on October 19th as the Windsor Spitfires come to town! All jerseys will be auctioned live post-game in Section 105. All proceeds from the jersey auctions will be donated to Family and Child Services (FACS) Niagara, in support of the FACS Foundation.
Limited tickets remain for tonight’s, and can be purchased online HERE, or in person at the following locations:
IceDogs Meridian Centre Offices 905-687-3641
Meridian Centre Box Office
Pen Centre Customer Service
Seaway Mall Customer Service