A preview of tonight’s game between the
St. John’s Fog Devils Montreal Junior Blainville-Boisbriand Armada and the
Saint John Sea Dogs…
When and where: Tonight at Harbour Station, 7:30 p.m.
TV/Radio/Webcast: None/96.1 NewSong FM/QMJHL Live
Records: The Sea Dogs are first in the Maritimes Division, second overall in the QMJHL and ranked sixth in the CHL Top 10 with a record of 15-6-1-3 for 34 points. The Armada are 15-7-1-2 for 33 points and sit first in the West Division and third overall.
Last games: The Sea Dogs are coming off a 6-5 loss in Charlottetown last night. Thomas Chabot, Samuel Dove-McFalls, Nathan Noel, Matthew Highmore and Mathieu Joseph scored while Sebastien Auger made 32 saves in the loss. The Armada are coming off a 4-1 win in Bathurst last night. Nikita Jevpalovs had a hat trick, Emil Aronsson netted a solo marker and Marc-Antoine Turcotte made 17 saves in the win.
2014-15 head-to-head: This is the first meeting of the season between the two.
Last meeting: Feb. 9 at Harbour Station where the Armada defeated the Sea Dogs 5-2. Samuel Hodhod and Nikita Jevpalovs each scored twice while Nathanael Halbert added one. Thomas Chabot and Oliver Cooper scored for Saint John. Etienne Marcoux made 16 saves in the win while Sebastien Auger made 35 in the loss.
Ex-Sea Dogs on the Armada: None
Random stat: The Armada’s 79 goals scored this season is the third lowest total in the league.