The Elmira Jackals, ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Buffalo Sabres and the AHL's Rochester Americans, finish their four-game road trip today in Toledo against the Walleye. Today's game marks the second of two meetings in the brief season series. The Jackals won the first meeting on December 30, 2-1.
Elmira Jackals (20-12-0) at Toledo Walleye (17-10-4)
DATE: Sunday, January 3, 2016
TIME: 5:15 P.M. EST
LOCATION: Huntington Center
BROADCAST: 1410 WELM AM / WETM-2
ECHL: Media Kit
MAGNIFYING THE MATCHUP
The Jackals conclude their four-game road trip today in Toledo, OH against the Walleye. Today's contest marks the 24th all-time meeting between Elmira and Toledo, and completes a brief two-game season series. The Jackals won the first matchup of the season on December 30th at the Huntington Center with a 2-1 victory led by Colin Jacobs' two goal performance and C.J. Motte's 34 saves in net. Wednesday's win marked Elmira's first win in Toledo since February 1, 2014. The Jackals have an all-time record of 11-10-2 in the previous 23 matchups with the Walleye.
- The Jackals have 11 road wins this season and a .688 winning percentage away from First Arena. Elmira's winning percentage on the road is first in the Eastern Conference and second in the league behind Missouri.
- The Jackals are 3-0 in shootouts this year and 4-0 in games that last past regulation.
- Cason Hohmann is tied for eighth among rookies with 24 points (10 goals, 14 assists).
- Jacob MacDonald leads the league with three shorthanded goals. He is tied for third among ECHL defensemen with eight goals.
- Elmira is 12-1-0 when scoring first.
- The Jackals are 16-0-0 when leading after two periods.
- Elmira is 11-2-0 in one-goal games.
JACKALS STAT LEADERS
Goals: Mike Seidel (11)
Assists: Chris Langkow (15)
Points: Cason Hohmann (24)
PIMs: Garrett Klotz (81)
+/-: Jacob MacDonald (+14)
W: C.J. Motte (9)
GAA: C.J. Motte (2.69)
SV%: Niklas Lundstrom (.932)
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