Ontario, CA – The Ontario Reign, proud American Hockey League (AHL) affiliate of the Los Angeles Kings of the National Hockey League (NHL), host the San Jose Barracuda tonight at 7:00 p.m. PT at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Tonight is the fourth of eight meetings between the two clubs this season.
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Hello My Friend We Meet Again:
Tonight’s contest marks the third time the Reign have seen the Barracuda over the last four games. The two teams collided in a pair of games last weekend at SAP Center in San Jose, with the Barracuda claiming a 1-0 win on Saturday and the Reign responded with a 4-1 victory on Sunday.
Movin’ Right Along:
The Reign have six wins over their last eight games (6-1-0-1) with their lone regulation loss coming against San Jose last Saturday.
I Wanna Be Like Mike:
Forward Michael Mersch has a goal and two assists over his last two games and two goals and four assists in his last five contests.
Forward Mike Amadio scored two goals on Wednesday in a 3-1 win vs. Stockton and forwards Justin Auger and Michael Mersch added two assists. On Sunday, forward Matt Luff netted two goals with defensemen Paul LaDue and Kevin Gravel picking up two assists.
San Jose Picking Up Steam:
The Barracuda have three wins in their last four games and four over their last six. On Wednesday, they defeated the San Antonio Rampage 5-3 at SAP Center.
T.J. Leads the Way:
Reign forward T.J. Hensick leads the head-to-head series vs. San Jose with four points (four assists)
On Sunday, November 26, the Reign host the San Antonio Rampage at 3:00 p.m. at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Bring the entire family and enjoy a Dippin’ Dots Pack with a ticket and Dippin’ Dots! Need to feed the big kids in your family? Grab a ticket, hot dog and soda starting at $25 with NO FEES with a Reign Power Play Pack at OntarioReign.com!
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2017-18 Regular-Season Records
Ontario: 6-7-0-1, 13 points (7th, Pacific Division)
San Jose: 7-7-0-1, 15 points (5th, Pacific Division)
2016-17 Regular-Season Records
Ontario: 36-21-10-1, 83 points (3rd, Pacific Division)
San Jose: 43-16-4-5, 95 points (1st, Central Division)
2017-18 Head-to-Head Schedule
Nov. 1 San Jose at Ontario 4-2 Win Recap
Nov. 18 Ontario at San Jose 1-0 Loss Recap
Nov. 19 Ontario at San Jose 4-1 Win Recap
Nov. 24 San Jose at Ontario 7:00 pm PST
Feb. 21 San Jose at Ontario 7:00 pm PST
Mar. 4 Ontario at San Jose 12:00 pm PST
Mar. 18 San Jose at Ontario 3:00 pm PDT
Mar. 24 Ontario at San Jose 5:30 pm PDT
2017-18 Head-to-Head Record
Ontario vs. San Jose, All-Time
Ontario: Mike Stothers (4th season with LA Kings affiliate, 3rd with Ontario)
San Jose: Roy Sommer (3rd season with Barracuda, 20th season with San Jose AHL affiliate)
Ontario: Los Angeles Kings
San Jose: San Jose Sharks