Tonight, the Charlottetown Islanders are in Bathurst to square off against the Titan. This will be the fourth meeting between these two teams with Charlottetown winning the last three. The Islanders are the leaders in goals this season with 114, an average of 4.3 goals per game. Goaltender, Matthew Welsh, is expected to start for the Islanders. In 16 games this season he has 9 wins with a 3.71 goals against average and a .887 save percentage.
WHO’S HOT… Forward Jake Coughler is in a six game point streak. He amassed 5 goals and 3 assists for 8 points.
The Acadie-Bathurst Titan is looking to keep the winning streak alive after defeating the Gatineau Olympiques and the Victoriaville Tigres last weekend. The last time the Titan and the Islanders clashed, Charlottetown got the easy win with a 9-2 victory. The Titan are tied with the Wildcats for allowing the most goals this season with 120, a 4.4 goals per game. Simon Boudreault-Belzile should start in net for the Titan. After winning, two of it’s three games last weekend. In four games, he has a 4.18 goals against average and a .967& save percentage.
WHO’S HOT… Forward Rodrigo Abols has 6 points (3g,3a) in his last two games. Player Jordan Maher has 6 points as well, with 2 goals and 4 assists in his last two matchups.