Ontario, CA – The Ontario Reign, proud American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL), host the Tucson Roadrunners tonight at 7:00 at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Tonight is the ninth of 12 regular-season meetings between the two teams.
Series at a Glance:
The Reign are 3-3-2-0 against the Roadrunners this season, 2-0-0-0 at Citizens Business Bank Arena and battled the Roadrunners last Friday in Ontario, skating away with a 4-1 win. Reign defenseman Vincent LoVerde leads the head-to-head series lead with seven points (two goals, five assists). Reign forward Jonny Brodzinski leads the series with four goals. Buy Tickets
Backstopping the Reign:
Goaltender Jack Campbell is first in the AHL with 23 wins, second with 2,270 minutes played and 1,013 saves and 14th with a 2.56 goals-against average.
A Marathon of Roadrunners:
Forward Chris Mueller is tied for 12th in the AHL with 42 points (11 goals, 31 assists), forward Christian Fischer is fourth among AHL rookies with 36 points (18 goals, 18 assists) and defenseman Kyle Wood is fifth among league defensemen with 34 points (10 goals, 24 assists).
The Roadrunners are last in the AHL with a 33.73 shots-against average.
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Ontario: 26-13-8-0, 60 points (3rd, Pacific Division)
Tucson: 22-18-5-0, 49 points (4th, Pacific Division)
2016-17 Head-to-Head Schedule (All Times Local)
Nov. 4 Ontario at Tucson 3-2 Loss Recap
Nov. 5 Ontario at Tucson 5-4 OT Loss Recap
Dec. 2 Tucson at Ontario 4-1 Win Recap
Dec. 7 Ontario at Tucson 3-2 Overtime Win Recap
Dec. 9 Ontario at Tucson 5-4 Overtime Loss Recap
Jan. 16 Ontario at Tucson 3-2 Loss Recap
Jan. 18 Ontario at Tucson 4-1 Loss Recap
Feb. 17 Tucson at Ontario 4-1 Win Recap
Feb. 22 Tucson at Ontario 7:00 pm PST
Mar. 4 Tucson at Ontario 6:00 pm PST
Mar. 11 Tucson at Ontario 6:00 pm PST
Mar. 12 Tucson at Ontario 3:00 pm PDT
Ontario vs. Tucson, All-Time Head-to-Head Record
Ontario: 44-19-4-1, 93 points, .684 winning percentage (1st place, Pacific Division)
Tucson: 26-42-3-5, 60 points, .395 winning percentage (7th place, Atlantic Division) – as Springfield Falcons
Ontario: Mike Stothers (3rd season with LA Kings affiliate, 2nd with Ontario)
Tucson: Mark Lamb (1st season with Tucson)
Ontario: Los Angeles Kings
Tucson: Arizona Coyotes