Elmira Jackals Game Preview
Monday, February 18, 2013 at TrentonMonday, February 18, 2013
TRENTON, N.J.. - The Elmira Jackals begin a four game week with a matinee showdown with the Trenton Titans. The Jackals are back in Trenton for the first time since December 19.
WHO: Elmira Jackals - Ottawa/NHL & Binghamton/AHL (27-20-4) at Trenton Titans - Philadelphia/NHL and Adirondack/AHL (20-25-7).
WHAT: Elmira Jackals Away Game #26.
WHEN: 1:05 p.m.
The Jackals are facing the Titans tonight for the 10th of 16 meetings this season and the fifth of eight at Sun National Bank Center. The Jackals are 5-3-1 against Trenton this season after claiming an 8-1 win in Elmira on January 27. Elmira and Trenton have had many offensive shootouts this season and have combined to average 8.6 goals per game in their nine prior meetings. The only game that combined for fewer than seven games was Trenton's 2-1 win in Elmira on November 16. Since their most recent meeting Elmira has a record of 5-3-0 (2-2-0 on the road) while Trenton is 3-4-1 (1-1-1 on home ice).
The month of February has belonged to Elmira's line of Jordan Pietrus, Kevin Harvey, and Rob Bellamy. The trio has combined for 30 points (15G, 15A) over the Jackals' last seven games (5-2-0). The only game in which they were held without a point was February 1 in Toledo. Pietrus has led the charge with 13 points (7G, 6A) over that span while Harvey has also scored at least one point (4G, 5A) in each of those seven games. Rob Bellamy has eight points (4G, 4A) in that time.
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Mark your calendars! The Jackals are back on First Arena ice on Saturday , February 23, 2013 to take on the Kalamazoo Wings at 7:05 p.m. Join us for Donate Life Night when the Jackals will wear special Donate Life jerseys for the game. A live auction follows immediately after with a portion of the proceeds benefiting Arnot Ogden Medical Center. Groups of 10 or more are eligible for discounted tickets and preferred seating based on availability.Call 607-734-7825 to book your group outing. Pro-rated season ticket packages are on sale, as well. Season tickets offer the best value for Jackals fans.
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February 23, 7:05 p.m. - Jackals vs. Kalamazoo Wings. Donate Life Fundraiser and Specialty Jersey Auction. Click here for tickets.
February 24, 4:05 p.m. - Jackals vs. Kalamazoo Wings. Post-Game Skate With the Jackals. Click here for tickets.
March 2 & 3, - Twin Tiers Outdoor Expo. Saturday's session runs 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. and Sunday's is from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Click here for tickets.
March 31, 4:00 p.m. - Cirque D'Or. The world-class acrobatic show makes its first appearance at First Arena. Click here for tickets.