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Guelphtoday.com: Books for Kids – Game Preview: Guelph Storm vs. Oshawa Generals, 7:30pm

Guelphtoday.com Books for Kids game will feature the Guelph Storm vs. Oshawa Generals. Puck Drop is at 7:30pm, doors open at 6:30pm. GuelphToday.com and the Guelph Storm are asking fans attending Friday night’s game to bring happiness into the home of families in need in our community. Donate new, unwrapped books that are suitable for children ages newborn to 18 years at all arena entrances.

The Guelph Storm welcome the Oshawa Generals to the Sleeman Centre on Friday evening for their first matchup of the season. Guelph is heading into Friday’s game in 3rdplace in the Western Conference after winning 2 of 3 games last weekend against the Greyhounds and Battalion. The Oshawa Generals are heading into their matchup in 3rdplace in the Eastern Conference after winning 5 of their last 6 games.

Fans can purchase tickets either in-person at the Sleeman Centre Box Office, by calling (519) 837-9690 or online at ticketmaster.com here.

 

HEAD TO HEAD

2018-19 Regular Season
OSH 0-0-0-0 GUE 0-0-0-0
2017-18 Regular Season
OSH 1-1-0-0 GUE 1-1-0-0
Last Five Years
OSH 7-1-0-0 GUE 1-6-1-0
Last Five Years At Oshawa
OSH 4-0-0-0 GUE 0-3-1-0
Last Five Years At Guelph
OSH 3-1-0-0 GUE 1-3-0-0
Previous Meetings This Season
TOP SCORERS
Oshawa Guelph
(8-20-28)
(4-25-29)
(14-13-27)
(14-14-28)
(11-11-22)
(15-11-26)
(8-11-19)
(8-12-20)
(7-11-18)
(7-11-18)
LAST 5 GAMES
Oshawa Guelph
1 – 2 L v. London (2018-11-17)
7 – 4 W @ Sarnia (2018-11-16)
8 – 2 W v. Flint (2018-11-16)
5 – 2 W @ Windsor (2018-11-15)
1 – 2 L @ Windsor (2018-11-10)
4 – 3 W v. Ottawa (2018-11-09)
4 – 3 W v. Barrie (2018-11-09)
MATCH UP
Oshawa Guelph
Season Record 13-7-2-0 11-5-3-3
Last 10 Games 6-3-1-0 4-1-2-3
Streak 3-0-0-0 0-0-0-1
Last Game 0-0 T vs Sarnia (2018-11-25) Pre-Game 0-0 T @ North Bay (2018-11-25) Pre-Game
Home Record 6-3-1-0 8-1-1-1
Away Record 7-4-1-0 3-4-2-2
Goals For 88 84
Goals Against 68 74
Power Plays 20/100 (20%) 24/88 (27.3%)
Power Plays – Home 11/48 (22.9%) 14/45 (31.1%)
Power Plays – Away 9/52 (17.3%) 10/43 (23.3%)
Penalty Killing 17/85 (80%) 16/79 (79.7%)
Penalty Killing – Home 9/34 (73.5%) 9/37 (75.7%)
Penalty Killing – Away 8/51 (84.3%) 7/42 (83.3%)
Leading Rookie Tullio (4-4-8) Chayka (2-3-5)
Most Penalty Minutes Nico Gross Isaac Ratcliffe
Team PIM/GM 10.7/22 9.8/22
Players to Watch

This game will feature 14 players that have been drafted to the NHL.

The Guelph Storm have 7 NHL drafted players that include Ryan Merkley (SJ – 1stRound), Cam Hillis (MTL, 3rdRound), Isaac Ratcliffe (PHI, 2ndRound), Nate Schnarr (ARI, 3rdRound), Dimitri Samorukov (EDM 3rdRound), Liam Hawel (DAL – 4thRound) and Alexey Toropchenko (STL – 4thRound).

The Oshawa Generals have 7 players that have been drafted to NHL clubs including Serron Noel (FLA – 2ndRound), Jack Studnicka (BOS – 2ndRound), Allan McShane (MTL – 4thRound), Giovanni Vallati (WPG – 5thRound), Matt Brassard (VAN – 7thRound), Nico Gross (NYR – 4thRound) and Anthony Salinitri (PHI – 6th Round).

Promotions 

Friday, November 30, is the annual GuelphToday.com Books for Kids at the Sleeman Centre when the Storm host the Oshawa Generals. At last year’s Books for Kids Night, Guelph Storm fans generously donated over 1,000 books.

The books collected were included in the Guelph Salvation Army’s hamper program, which are distributed throughout the Christmas holidays to families in need. 

Help put a smile on the faces of kids in Guelph this holiday season and give the gift of reading.

 

Upcoming Games

The Guelph Storm will return home on Sunday afternoon to take on the Kitchener Rangers at 2pm at the Sleeman Centre. The Storm will head on the road next weekend as they take on Sault St. Marie Greyhounds on Friday December 7th  at 7:07pm and play against the Sudbury Wolves on Saturday December 8that 4:05pm.

 

Fans can purchase tickets either in-person at the Sleeman Centre Box Office, by calling (519) 837-9690 or online at ticketmaster.com here.

 

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