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PBO: 24-23-1-1 / 3rd East Division / 6th Eastern Conference
OSH: 29-18-2-0 / 2nd East Division / 4th Eastern Conference
Last Game (February 1/19): Petes 6 @ Generals 12
This Season vs OSH: 2-3-1-0
2017-18 Regular Season vs OSH: 2-5-0-1
Last Five Years vs OSH: 12-20-3-3
Last Five Years vs OSH on home ice: 7-7-3-2
PBO: 12-6 L @ OSH
OSH: 12-6 W vs PBO
PBO: Merkley – 45GP – 9G – 45A – 54P
OSH: Saigeon – 49GP – 30G – 44A – 74P
PBO: PP 16.6% (17th), PK 77.3% (15th)
OSH: PP 24.9% (6th), PK 80.7% (6th)
The East Division rivals face off for the seventh of eight times this season. It was ‘old time hockey’ in Oshawa on Friday night between the clubs signifying a long-time rivalry that is demonstrably alive and well. The teams combined for 18 goals (16 different goal scorers) and 67 penalty minutes.
Nick Robertson led the way for the Petes on Friday, registering 1 goal and 2 assists; he is playing at a 1.09 points per game pace this season.
Both Brandon Saigeon and Tyler Tullio had 1 goal and 3 assists each in last night’s contest.
Oshawa is averaging 12.3 penalty minutes per game to Peterborough’s 12.
The Petes are 2-2-1-0 in their last five ‘Pink in the Rink’ games. They are 3-3-0-0 in Saturday home games this season, and are 3-2-0-0 in Saturday games following a Friday night contest. On home ice, the maroon and white are 16-7-1-1 this season.