|North Bay Battalion|
|Owen Sound Attack|
|Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds|
|Acadie-Bathurst Titan||Baie-Comeau Drakkar|
|Blainville-Boisbriand Armada||Cape Breton Screaming Eagles|
|Chicoutimi Sagueneens||Drummondville Voltigeurs|
|Gatineau Olympiques||Halifax Mooseheads|
|Moncton Wildcats||PEI Rocket|
|Quebec Remparts||Rimouski Oceanic|
|Rouyn-Noranda Huskies||Saint John Sea Dogs|
|Shawinigan Cataractes||Sherbrooke Phoenix|
|Val-d'Or Foreurs||Victoriaville Tigres|
The Hurricanes and Swift Current Broncos are facing each other for the second time this week and the second of their four meetings this season. On Tuesday, the Canes posted a 4-0 shutout over Swift Current thanks to a 37 save performance from Ty Rimmer and goals from Russ Maxwell, Sam McKechnie, Jamal Watson and Spencer Galbraith. The Hurricanes come into the game after a 6-1 rout of the Regina Pats while the Broncos come enter the game after a 5-2 win over the Kootenay Ice. Tonight’s teams sit 4th in their respective divisions while the Hurricanes are 8th in the Conference, the Broncos are 6th.
In 2011-2012, the Broncos won the season series 3-1 with the lone win for Lethbridge coming on December 17th (their Teddy Bear Toss night) when they skated away with a 4-1 victory in front of 4,100 fans. Leading the way against Swift last year were veterans Russ Maxwell (1G, 2A) and Graham Hood (2G, 1A) who both have 3 points.
2012 – 2013 Season Matchup:
October 23rd: Lethbridge (4) Swift Current (0)
Powerplay: Lethbridge – 1/3 Regina – 0/5
Shots: Lethbridge – 26 Regina - 37
2012 – 2013 Stats:
Points (16), Goals (10) – Russell Maxwell
Assists (9), Rookie Points Leader (9) – Axel Blomqvist
PIM’s (38) – Jaimen Yakubowski
Plus/Minus (+7) – Daniel Johnston
Overall Powerplay: 13/70 (18.6%) Home Powerplay: 9/45 (20.0%)
Overall Penalty Kill: 18/68 (73.5%) Home Penalty Kill: 10/41 (75.6%)
vs. Central Division: 3-2-0-0
vs. East Division: 3-3-0-0
vs. BC Division: 1-0-1-0
vs. US Division: 0-2-0-0
Jay Merkley (5G, 3A) is on a 7 game point streak
Brady Ramsay (1G, 7A) is on a 6 game point streak.
Ty Rimmer has made 15 straight starts for the Hurricanes
Top Scorers – Lethbridge: Top Scorers – Swift Current:
Russell Maxwell: 10G, 6A – 16 points Adam Lowry: 7G, 9A – 16 points
Sam McKechnie: 9G, 0A – 9 points Coda Gordon: 5G, 11A – 16 points
Jaimen Yakubowski: 5G, 4A -9 points Graham Black: 6G, 6A – 12 points
Brady Ramsay: 2G, 7A – 9 points Ryan Moser: 4G, 7A – 11 points
(2 others with 9 points each)
Ty Rimmer is 10 saves shy of 500 this season.
Ty Rimmer surpassed 3,000 saves (reg. season) for his career. His 29 saves vs. Regina on October 26th gave him 3,003
Axel Blomqvist is 6th in WHL Rookie scoring (9A)
Spencer Galbraith – 2 PIM’s away from 200 for his career
Russ Maxwell – played in his 150th career game on October 17th vs. Brandon
Lenny Hackman – recorded his first career WHL point with 1 assist vs. Moose Jaw on October 20th, 2012
Brady Ramsay – recorded his 50th career point vs. Kamloops on October 19th, 2012
Remi Laurencelle – scored his first career WHL goal vs. Spokane on October 6th, 2012
Joel Topping – recorded his first career WHL point with his 1 assist vs. Tri City on October 5th, 2012
Axel Blomqvist – recorded his first career WHL point with 1 assist vs. Spokane on October 6th, 2012
Graham Hood – hit the 100 career point milestone with 1 assist vs. Kootenay on September 29th
Ty Rimmer – has played 100 career regular season WHL games (Oct 6th) He recorded his 10th career shutout on Oct. 23rd vs. Swift Current.
A long-forgotten secret passageway was found in the lowest level of the ENMAX Centre. Your only chance to tour it is on October 27th between 6 and 8 PM during the B93 Halloween Night game. Dress up for your chance to win prizes and remember, your ticket into the game will get you into the Dungeon of Doom…..if you dare!
EXCLUSIVE for Season Ticket Holders:
This season we’re introducing the Perfect Attendance! We want to reward our Season Ticket Holders for their perfect attendance. If their season ticket is scanned for every home game during the Hurricanes 2012-2013 regular season, they will be entered in a draw to win a free season ticket in 2013-2014.
Next up: The Hurricanes 6 game home stand continues Tuesday, October 30th when they host the Vancouver Giants. Game time is 7:00pm and you can tune into the pregame show on 94.1 CJOC with Pat Siedlecki and Fred Jack. Remember, at home or on the road you can follow your Lethbridge Hurricanes with news and team headlines on Twitter @WHLHurricanes, play by play analysis @CanesCast or by checking out our website at www.lethbridgehurricanes.com. Fans can also follow us on our Official Facebook Fan Page at facebook.com/WHLHurricanes or check out the game live on WHL Web TV - log on to whl.ca for details and pricing. Fans can also drop by Pop's Pub South to watch the WHL Webcast live as they present all 36 Hurricanes road games this season. (Photo Credit: Darwin Knelsen)