FAST FACTS: Petes @ Greyhounds – Jan. 26
PBO: 23-21-1-1 / 3rd East Division / 6th Eastern Conference
SSM: 30-10-4-1 / 1st West Division / 2nd Western Conference
Last Game (October 4/18): Greyhounds 2 @ Petes 5
This Season vs SSM: 1-0-0-0
2017-18 Regular Season vs SSM: 0-2-0-0
Last Five Years vs SSM: 3-5-0-1
Last Five Years vs SSM on the road: 2-2-0-0
PBO: 7-4 L @ SBY
SSM: 7-4 W @ SBY
PBO: Merkley – 42GP – 8G – 42A – 50P
SSM: Frost – 38GP – 30G – 45A – 75P
PBO: PP 17.1% (17th), PK 78.7% (11th)
SSM: PP 24.3% (7th), PK 82.2% (2nd)
The most goals the Petes have scored in a third period (4) and most shots in a third period (17) were against the Greyhounds on October 4 in Peterborough.
Morgan Frost is just 6 points back of the league scoring leader (30-45–75) despite having played 8 less games.
Expected starting net minder Hunt Jones continues to lead the league in saves with 1,181.
Keegan Howdeshell leads the league in game winning goals (8). He holds the league’s third longest points streak, 17 games, of the season.
Petes forward Cameron Butler is third in rookie shooting percentage (18.2%).
One point separates Ryan Merkley (8-42–50) from Mac Hollowell (14-37–51) and the defencemen scoring lead. Hollowell leads in goals, while Merkley leads in assists.