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 PT at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Tonight is the third of 12 regular-season meetings between the two teams.
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Powerful Power Play:
The Reign and Roadrunners enter tonight’s contest as the top two teams in the AHL on the power play. Tucson ranks first at 29.6 percent (21 goals on 71 chances) and the Reign sit second at 26.8 percent (15 goals on 56 chances).
The Road Runners are last in the AHL in average shots against with 35.21 shots against per game.
Reign and Roadrunners:
The Reign are 0-1-1-0 against the Roadrunners this season and will see their Pacific-Division foe in three of the next four games (December 7 and 9 at Tucson).
Home Sweet Home:
Tonight is game four or a season-long five-game homestand for the Reign (1-2-0-0).
Tonight kicks off a busy December for the Reign. The team will play a season-high 13 games this month (seven at home) and break for the Holidays (December 19-25).
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The Reign return to action tomorrow, Saturday, December 3 against the Charlotte Checkers at 6:00 p.m. at Citizens Business Bank Arena. Bring new or gently used stuffed animals to Saturday’s contest for Teddy Bear Toss presented by Smart Solar Power!
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Ontario: 6-5-4-0, 16 points (6th, Pacific Division)
Tucson: 9-3-2-0, 20 points (1st, 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 7:00 pm PST
Dec. 7 Ontario at Tucson 7:05 pm MST
Dec. 9 Ontario at Tucson 7:05 pm MST
Jan. 16 Ontario at Tucson 7:05 pm MST
Jan. 18 Ontario at Tucson 7:05 pm MST
Feb. 17 Tucson at Ontario 7:00 pm PST
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