Halifax starts their first road trip to Quebec with a three games in three nights and they are kicking it off in Shrebrooke against the Pheonix. Halifax welcomes back Timo Meier who was participating in the San Jose Sharks training camp, upon his return he was made the captain of the team. He will be looked upon for his leadership as well as his offensive side. Halifax is looking for their second win of the season, with Timo back in the line up they are going to look to him for that offensive flare to help the team get back into the win column . With goalie Eric Brassard in the net they are going to him for a solid performance like he has given the team so far this season.
Mooseheads: 1-3-1-1 = 4 points (6th in Maritimes division, 16th overall)
Phoenix: 2-2-1-0 = 5 points (6th in West division, 14th overall)
SHE: Guillaume Gauthier 9pts (6G & 3A), Daniel Audette 9pts (3G & 6A), Vincent Deslauriers 6pts (3G & 3A)
HAL: Maxime Fortier 8pts (4G & 4A), Otto Somppi 7pts (1G & 6A), Danny Moynihan 5pts (1G & 4A)
Halifax is coming off a 3-2 overtime loss on home ice against the Cape Breton on Sunday afternoon. Max Fortier and JS Taillefer each scored in the loss to the Eagles. Kevin Resop made 31 saves for the Mooseheads in the defeat but was the named the third star in the game.
Sherbrooke last had a 9-6 win on the road in Gatineau. Daniel Audette led the Phoenix with a goal and 5 points while Jan Dufek and Vincent Deslauriers each had 2 goals and an assist against the Olympiques on Sunday.
Head to Head: 0-0-0-0 = 0 points
October 2 Halifax at Sherbrooke – 8pm
February 21 Sherbrooke at Halifax – 3pm
Out of Town
Titan vs Cataractes 7:00pm
Wildcats vs Screaming Eagles 7:00pm
Sea Dogs vs Olympiques 7:30pm
Tigres vs Remparts 8:00pm
Armada vs Islanders 8:30pm
Oceanic vs Drakkar 8:30pm
Huskies vs Voltigeurs 8:30pm
Foreurs vs Sagueneens 8:30pm
After the Buzzer
Halifax will travel to Blainville-Broisbriand to take on the Armada for the second game of their three game road trip. Puck drop is at 8pm