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PBO: 33-30-2-2 / 3rd East Division / 5th Eastern Conference
SBY: 42-19-3-2 / 2nd Central Division / 4th Eastern Conference
Last Game (January 25/19): Petes 4 at Wolves 7
This Season vs SBY: 1-2-0-0
2017-18 Regular Season vs SBY: 3-1-0-0
Last Five Years vs SBY: 14-5-0-0
Last Five Years vs SBY on home ice: 8-1-0-0
PBO: 3-2 W @ OTT
SBY: 8-4 W vs HAM
PBO: Merkley – 62GP – 14G – 57A – 71P
SBY: Ruzicka – 63GP – 33G – 41A – 74P
PBO: PP 18.8% (15th), PK 77.5% (13th)
SBY: PP 13.6% (20th), PK 83.6% (2nd)
Adam Ruzicka is one of three import players that leads their team in scoring. The others are Erie’s Gera Poddubnyi (RUS; 59 pts) and Sarnia’s Hugo Leufvenius (SWE; 78 pts).
Sudbury has the biggest differential in special teams standings with the league’s 20th ranked power play and 2nd ranked penalty kill.
The Wolves lead the league in penalty minutes (903) – 145 minutes more than the Petes.
Both clubs are 7-2-1-0 in their last 10 games.
With 1 goal and 1 assist in this weekend’s games versus Ottawa, Ryan Merkley has moved back into second in scoring among league defencemen.
The Petes are 2-2-0-0 in the final game of three-in-three weekends this season.