FAST FACTS: Petes vs Wolves
PBO: 10-16-2-0 / 5th East Division / 8th Eastern Conference
SBY: 8-18-3-0 / 5th Central Division / 10th Eastern Conference
PBO: 5-2 L @ MISS (Jan. 9)
SBY: 5-2 L @ OSH (Jan. 9)
PBO: Tucker Robertson – 28 GP – 19 G – 22 A – 41 PTS
SBY: David Goyette – 28 GP – 7 G – 15 A – 22 PTS
PBO: PP 24.8% (5th), PK 72.7% (19th)
SBY: PP 12.3% (20th), PK 75.6% (16th)
Last game vs SBY (Oct. 14): PBO 5 vs SBY 3
This season vs SBY: 1-1-0-0
Last Five Years vs SBY: 10-7-0-0
Last Five Years vs SBY at home: 7-1-0-0
The Petes welcome the Wolves to the Peterborough Memorial Centre for their first home game in 2022.
The Wolves last visit to the PMC was October 14 – the Petes home opener. Emmett Sproule, Nick Lardis, and Kaspars Ziemins scored three unanswered goals to help the Petes soar to a 5-3 victory.
Jonathan Melee and New Jersey Devils prospect Chase Stillman will make their maroon and white debut tonight. Stillman is set to face his former teammates.
Sproule is on a five-game point streak (2G, 6A, 8PTS) and Philadelphia Flyers prospect J.R. Avon is on a three-game point streak (4A).
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Special Teams on the rise 📈: The Petes power play unit continues to climb in the OHL, currently ranked 5th. The Wolves will look to stay disciplined, as they look to avoid putting their 16th-ranked penalty killing unit on the ice.
Defenceman Samuel Mayer is first in the OHL with four power play goals and second in the league in goals amongst defencemen.
Sproule is tied for first in the OHL with 15 power play assists.
Yesterday, the Wolves named Liam Ross as 46th Captain in franchise history.
Tonight’s game marks the beginning of the Wolves’ five-game road trip.
Between the pipes 🥅: Projected starters are Tye Austin vs Mitchell Weeks.
In case you missed it: Tucker Robertson, Mayer, and Sam Alfano were named to NHL Central Scouting Midterm Rankings yesterday.
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