Nov 6: Mooseheads vs. Sagueneens preview

Puck drops at 7:00pm
TV: Eastlink | Radio: News 95.7 | Live: @MC_MooseCountry
Scotiabank Centre (10,595) ~ Halifax, NS
vs CHI
It’s a battle of the young teams tonight as your Halifax Mooseheads take on the Chicoutimi Sagueneens at home. After a three game road trip, your Herd are back home for two weekend games. The two teams have the lowest average age in the QMJHL this season and are pretty evenly matched going into the matchup. Tonight also happens to be the 12th annual DND Appreciation Night at Scotiabank Centre. Halifax will be wearing special jerseys for the 8th year in a row which will be raffled off to fans at the game, with 3 being auctioned off online at a later date. This year, the Mooseheads will be playing homage to the Royal Canadian Navy and all money donated from the raffle tickets will be given to the Camp Hill Veterans Memorial Garden in Halifax. Both teams will be looking to get back in the win column and spread themselves from the bottom of the standings, Chicoutimi might be a bit more hungry as they’ve lost 3 in a row. Come down to support the troops Moose Country and watch what should be an exciting game with young talent and Friday night drama.

Overall Records
Sagueneens: 7-11-1-0 = 15 points (5th in East division, 16th overall)
Mooseheads: 7-11-1-1 = 16 points (5th in Maritimes division, 15th overall)

Leading Scorers
HAL: Danny Moynihan 22pts (13G & 9A), Maxime Fortier 21pts (10G & 11A), Otto Somppi 20pts (3G & 17A)
CHI: Jonathan Bourcier 26pts (9G & 17A), Gabryel Paquin-Boudreau 22pts (9G & 13A), Nicolas Roy 21pts (11G & 10A)

Last Games
Chicoutimi is coming off a 6-3 defeat to the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles on Wednesday. Gabryel Paquin-Boudreau led the team in scoring with a goal and 2 assists while Julio Billio made 24 saves for the Sags in Sydney.

Halifax is coming off a tough 3-2 road loss on Halloween night against the Oceanic. Kelly Bent and Danny Moynihan had the goals for the Mooseheads while Kevin Resop made 24 saves in the defeat in Rimouski.

Season Series
Head-to-Head: 0-0-0-0 = 0 points
November 6, 2015  Chicoutimi at Halifax – 7pm
November 20, 2015  Halifax at Chicoutimi – 8pm

Out of Town
Titan vs Drakkar 7:00pm
Voltigeurs vs Sea Dogs 8:00pm
Oceanic vs Phoenix 8:30pm
Cataractes vs Remparts 8:30pm

After the Buzzer
The Mooseheads will host the Baie-Comeau Drakkar tomorrow night on home ice. Puck drops at 7pm.


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