FAST FACTS: Petes vs Battalion – Jan. 12
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PBO: 22-16-1-1 / 3rd East Division / 5th Eastern Conference
NB: 20-18-1-2 / 3rd Central Division / 6th Eastern Conference
Last Game (November 29/18): Battalion 1 @ Petes 4
This Season vs NB: 2-0-0-0
2017-18 Regular Season vs NB: 2-1-0-1
Last Five Years vs NB: 12-4-0-2
Last Five Years vs NB on home ice: 7-2-0-0
PBO: 6-5 OTL vs OSH
NB: 4-3 W vs MISS
PBO: Merkley – 36GP – 6G – 39A – 45P
NB: Brazeau – 41GP – 39G – 32A – 71P
PBO: PP 15.6% (18th), PK 80.4% (9th)
NB: PP 27.3% (1st), PK 81.1% (6th)
Peterborough took both games against North Bay by a score of 4-1. Rookie Erik Cermak recorded 1 goal and 2 assists in those games, while no Battalion player has more than 1 point against the Petes this season.
Justin Brazeau, North Bay’s leading scorer, appears in the top 5 of the following league stat categories: points (2nd; 39-32–71), goals (1st; 39), shots (5th; 178), and game winning goals (4th; 6). He also has the third longest goal streak of the season, scoring 12 goals and 9 assists in 8 games between October 14 and November 4.
Nick Robertson is on the third longest goal streak in the league with 4 goals and 2 assists in his last 4 games.
Hunter Jones continues to be among the top goalies in the OHL, appearing in the top 5 of the following categories: wins (5th; 20), saves (1st; 1084), save percentage (5th; 0.916%), and minutes (2nd; 2014).