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PBO: 25-8-2-1 / 2nd East Division / 3rd Eastern Conference
ER: 14-13-2-6 / 4th Midwest Division / 8th Western Conference
Last Game vs ER: (Nov. 30): PBO 3 at ER 1
This season vs ER: 1-0-0-0
2018-19 Regular Season vs ER: 2-0-0-0
Last Five Years vs ER: 3-5-0-1
Last Five Years vs ER at home: 1-2-0-1
PBO: 7-3 W at NIAG (Dec. 31)
ER: 6-1 L vs KIT (Dec. 31)
PBO: Semyon Der-Arguchintsev – 34GP – 4G – 43A – 47 Pts
ER: Maxim Golod – 35GP – 14G – 31A – 45 Pts
PBO: PP 24.5% (5th), PK 81.7% (3rd)
ER: PP 17.7% (18th), PK 83.0% (1st)
Tucker Robertson was the only player to record multiple points (2 assists) in the first meeting of the season between the Petes and Otters in November.
Two of the league’s top penalty kills will face off tonight. Erie is the OHL’s best while down a man at 83.0% efficienciy, while the Petes are third at 81.7%.
Hunter Jones will play in his 100th OHL game tonight. In 99 career games, the Minnesota Wild prospect has built a 3.39 goals against average and 0.900 save percentage along with a 52-37-4-2 record.
The Petes will be without Nick Robertson (USA) and the Otters without Jamie Drysdale (CAN) who are currently in quarter final action at the 2020 World Junior Championship in Ostrava and Trinec, Czech Republic.