Friday, November 9th, 2018
Niagara IceDogs (10-5-2-0 | 22 pts) vs North Bay Battalion (8-8-0-1 | 17 pts) 7:00 pm.
10 THINGS TO KNOW BEFORE TONIGHT’S GAME – Military Appreciation Night
Organized by: Jordyn Moussa, Social Media and Sales Coordinator
1) The IceDogs open their second consecutive home and home weekend tonight with their annual Military Appreciation Night.
2) Tonight marks the first game in a home and home against the Battalion. The IceDogs lead the season series thus far is tied 1-0, with a 6-1 win over North Bay in the second home game of the season.
3) Against the Battalion, the IceDogs had 6 different goal scorers. 2019 NHL Draft eligible forward Philip Tomasino collected 3 assists.
4) Akil Thomas has the fourth most assists in the league, wit 19.
5) Kirill Maksimov is ranked 18th in the league with 11 goals, 6 of which coming on the powerplay, ranking third in the league.
6) Starting goaltender, Stephen Dhillon, has the league’s 5th best goals against average, with 2.58 and the 4th best save percentage of .922.
7) The IceDogs have the 11th ranked home powerplay, with 18.9% efficiency, and the 5th ranked home penalty kill, with an 86.2% efficiency rating.
8) The Battalion’s away power play ranks 2nd with 26.8% efficiency, while their away penalty kill is ranked 5th with 84.6% efficiency.
9) North Bay’s OA forward Justin Brazeau leads the league in total points, with 36 on the season. He also ranks 2nd in goals scored, with 19, 6 of which have come on the powerplay.
10) The Battalion’s Daniel Walker leads the league in penalty minutes, with 39.
What better way to cap off a rainy Friday night than with cookies? At the end of the game, the Girl Guides 1st Niagara Trex group will be selling Mint Chocolate cookies at both bridge exits and the box office for $5/box!
Tickets can still 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