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PBO: 25-25-1-2 / 4th East Division / 7th Eastern Conference
BAR: 21-28-3-1 / 5th Central Division / 9th Eastern Conference
Last Game (March 10/18): Petes 4 @ Colts 6
2017-18 Regular Season vs BAR: 1-1-0-0
Last Five Years vs BAR: 6-4-0-0
Last Five Years vs BAR on home ice: 4-1-0-0
PBO: 3-6 L @ OSH
BAR: 3-4 L @ OS
PBO: Merkley – 49GP – 11G – 49A – 60P
BAR: Suzuki – 50GP – 18G – 35A – 53P
PBO: PP 17.3% (16th), PK 76.5% (16th)
BAR: PP 19.4% (14th), PK 78.5% (14th)
Although this will be Peterborough’s first game against Barrie this year, Ryan Merkley has already played the Colts twice this season, recording 1 goal and 1 assist. He also had the most points against the Colts last season among active Petes players, registering 2 assists.
Both teams’ season-high for penalty minutes in a game have come against the Oshawa Generals; the Petes recorded 40 penalty minutes against Oshawa on February 1, while the Colts had 27 penalty minutes against the Gens on November 4.
Ben Hawerchuck is on Barrie’s longest current point streak, having accumulated 4 assists over his last 3 games.
Nick Robertson has points in 16 of his last 20 games, amassing 12 goals, 6 assists, and 18 points.
Each team has 1 win in their last 5 games.