MENU

Game Preview: Guelph Storm vs. Flint Firebirds

The Guelph Storm travel to Flint to take on the Firebirds for their 2nd game of their 3in3 weekend. Guelph is looking to snap their current 8 game losing streak after losing 7-5 to the Firebirds on Friday night.

The Firebirds are heading into Saturday’s matchup looking to add to their current 3 game win streak after beating the Storm 7-5 on Friday night.

Guelph is currently in 6th place in the Western Conference with 49 points while the Flint Firebirds are in 5thplace in the Western Conference with 52 points.

HEAD TO HEAD

2019-20 Regular Season
GUE 0-1-1-0 FLNT 2-0-0-0
2018-19 Regular Season
GUE 4-0-0-0 FLNT 0-3-1-0
Last Five Years
GUE 9-6-3-0 FLNT 9-7-2-0
Last Five Years At Guelph Storm
GUE 4-3-3-0 FLNT 6-3-1-0
Last Five Years At Flint Firebirds
GUE 5-3-0-0 FLNT 3-4-1-0
Previous Meetings This Season
Flint 7 @ Guelph 5 (2020-01-24)
Flint 4 @ Guelph 3 (2019-10-04)
TOP SCORERS
Guelph Storm Flint Firebirds
(33-36-69)
(24-30-54)
(17-43-60)
(21-28-49)
(19-20-39)
(13-32-45)
(15-14-29)
(18-27-45)
(14-11-25)
(11-24-35)
LAST 5 GAMES
Guelph Storm Flint Firebirds
5 – 7 L v. Flint (2020-01-24)
7 – 5 W @ Guelph (2020-01-24)
4 – 5 L @ Ottawa (2020-01-17)
MATCH UP
Guelph Storm Flint Firebirds
Season Record 22-16-1-4 25-17-1-1
Last 10 Games 1-8-0-1 6-2-1-1
Streak 0-8-0-0 3-0-0-0
Last Game 7-5 L vs Flint (2020-01-24) Final 7-5 W @ Guelph (2020-01-24) Final
Home Record 13-8-1-1 14-8-1-0
Away Record 9-8-0-3 11-9-0-1
Goals For 151 181
Goals Against 139 177
Power Plays 33/164 (20.12%) 30/173 (17.34%)
Power Plays – Home 15/96 (15.63%) 12/83 (14.46%)
Power Plays – Away 18/68 (26.47%) 18/90 (20%)
Penalty Killing 31/153 (20.26%) 28/152 (18.42%)
Penalty Killing – Home 15/80 (81.25%) 9/78 (88.46%)
Penalty Killing – Away 16/73 (78.08%) 19/74 (74.32%)
Leading Rookie Bakanov (9-8-17) Othmann (10-12-22)
Most Penalty Minutes Pavel Gogolev Riley McCourt
Team PIM/GM 8.8/43 9/44

Players to Watch

Guelph Storm – NHL Drafted Players

The Guelph Storm have 3 current players drafted to NHL clubs including: Cam Hillis (MTL – 3rd Round) , Fedor Gordeev (TOR – 5th Round. Traded to MIN) and  Martin Has (WSH – 5thRound).

Flint Firebirds – NHL Drafted Players

The Flint Firebirds have 5 current players drafted to NHL clubs that include: Tyler Tucker (STL – 7th Round), Dennis Busby (ARI – 5th Round), Vladislav Kolyachonok (FLA – 2nd Round), Ty Dellandrea (DAL – 1st Round) and Ethan Keppen (VAN – 4th Round).

 Upcoming Schedule

Guelph wraps up their 3in3 weekend in London on Sunday afternoon at 2:00pm against the Knights. The Storm are on the road next week as well with games in North Bay on Friday and Sudbury on Saturday to finish off the month of January. Guelph returns home on Wednesday February 5th against the Erie Otters at 7:00pm.

More News
Three OHL players included on Russia U20 Camp Roster
19 hours ago
2:00
2018-19 OHL Champions and Top Storm Team of All Time “Stole the Show”
5 days ago
2018-19 OHL Champs named Top Storm Team of All Time
5 days ago
Ashley HomeStore Highlight Reel: Cam Hillis
5 days ago
Top Storm Team Challenge - The Finals -2003-04 vs. 2018-19
6 days ago
Top Storm Team Challenge 2003-04 vs. 1997-98
1 week ago