The Cape Breton Screaming Eagles enters tonight’s game with a 13-12-2-0 record, 10th overall. With a victory tonight, the Eagles could move from tenth to seventh spot. Forward Pierre-Luc Dubois received good news yesterday in the early afternoon, when he was invited to the Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp. In 17 games this season, Dubois has 4 goals and 11 assists for 15 points. Goaltender Kyle Jessiman should be the starter for the Screaming Eagles. In 19 games this season, he has 7 wins, a 3.12 goals against average and a .884 save percentage. Cape Breton is looking for a third consecutive victory for the second time since the start of the campaign.
WHO’S HOT… Giovanni Fiore has 11 points (8b, 3p) in his last 5 matches.
With 37 points and a 17-6-1-2 record, the Rouyn-Noranda Huskies are enthroned at the top of the league, tied with the Sea Dogs and their division rivals, the Blainville-Boisbriand Armada. The Huskies have a very solid defence with only 66 goals given to their opponents, second in the league and a 85.5% shorthanded efficiency, the best record amongst the other teams. Jérémy Lauzon and Philippe Myers will join Pierre-Luc Dubois at the Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp, which will be held December 10-14 in Boisbriand. Samuel Harvey should be the starter for tonight’s game. In 21 games this season, Harvey has 14 wins, a goals-against average of 2.35 and .910 save percentage.
WHO’S HOT… Alexandre Fortin is in a sequence of 7 games with a minus point. A crop of 4 goals and 7 assists.