PBO: 24-8-2-1 / 2nd East Division / 3rd Eastern Conference
NIAG: 13-14-4-1 / 3rd Central Division / 7th Eastern Conference
Last Game vs NIAG: (Nov. 14/19): IceDogs 5 at Petes 6 (OT)
This season vs NIAG: 1-0-0-0
2018-19 Regular Season vs NIAG: 1-3-0-0
Last Five Years vs NIAG: 9-8-0-0
Last Five Years vs NIAG on the road: 2-6-0-0
PBO: 6-1 L @ OTT (Dec. 29)
NIAG: 4-5 L @ ER (Dec. 28)
PBO: Semyon Der-Arguchintsev – 33GP – 4G – 39A – 43 Pts
NIAG: Philip Tomasino – 32GP – 19G – 27A – 46 Pts
PBO: PP 24.0% (6th), PK 81.6% (3rd)
NIAG: PP 23.4% (8th), PK 76.0 (16th)
The Petes are 4-1 in their final game of the calendar over the past five seasons, including a 3-2 New Year’s Eve win over the IceDogs in Niagara in 2014.
Between both teams, 11 players recorded multiple points in the first match up of the season between the clubs. Semyon Der-Arguchintsev led the way with 4 assists.
Oliver Castleman is on a 7 game point streak (6G, 6A). Ivan Lodnia, who is Niagara’s leading scorer versus Peterborough this season (1G, 2A), is on a 4 game point streak (3G, 5A).
The Petes have the league’s best road penalty kill at 83.5%.