SPECIAL TEAMS PBO: PP 16.6% (18th), PK 79.9% (8th) SAG: PP 24.5% (6th), PK 81.6% (3rd)
Max Grondin faces his former club for the first time since being acquired by the Petes on October 31 in exchange for a pair of picks. He has registered 7 goals, 3 assists, 10 points, and 24 penalty minutes, and has won 53% of his face off attempts. Grondin had 1 assist against the Petes last season.
Among active players, Semyon Der-Arguchintsev (1G, 2A) and Cole Coskey (2G) led their respective clubs against tonight’s opponent in two games last season.
The Spirit have won 9 of their last 10 games, and are on a 3 game winning streak.
Saginaw forward Cole Perfetti is in the top 5 in many rookie categories, including points (3rd; 38), goals (4th; 18), power play goals (2nd; 4), shots (4th; 104), shooting percentage (4th; 17.3%), and game winning goals (4th; 3), plus/minus (3rd; +15).