THE TEAMS: Amarillo Bulls @ Corpus Christi IceRays
WHERE: American Bank Center
WHEN: Tomorrow (Saturday) night 7:45 pm and Sunday at 2:30 pm
BROADCAST COVERAGE: Tune into the action on CBS Sports Radio 1440, online at www.amarillobulls.com and on PPV with Fast Hockey, beginning with the Wayland Baptist University Warm Up Show approximately 20 minutes before the puck is dropped.
BULLS NEXT AT HOME: The Amarillo Bulls begin a six game home stand starting Friday, Feb. 5 and Saturday, Feb. 6 against the Topeka RoadRunners at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center.
GOT TICKETS?: Purchase tickets at the Bulls Office located at 301 South Polk, Civic Center Box Office and all Panhandle Ticket Outlets, including United Supermarkets or online at www.panhandletickets.com. For further information on Group Rates, 10 Game Flex Packs and much more call the Bulls Office at 806-242-1122.
THE SERIES: It’s the ninth and 10th meetings of the season between the Amarillo Bulls and the Corpus Christi IceRays. The Bulls have won four of the eight meetings and points in five games. Forwards Joey Molinaro and Georg Mika lead the Bulls with seven points apiece. Molinaro has four goals, while six players each have two goals. The Bulls have outscored the IceRays 18-17 in the series. Thirteen power play goals combined in the series between the two teams. Forward Andy McGlynn leads Corpus Christi with nine points including eight assists. Regan Cavanaugh, Brendan Miller, Michael Bevilaqua, Brad LeLievre, and Tobias Karcher all have picked up two goals. Goaltenders Graham Hunt and Dryden McKay each have a pair of wins.
BULLS NOTES: The Amarillo Bulls have picked up six wins and not lost in regulation when leading after 40 minutes of play. Forward Tyler Gernhofer got rolling offensively for the Bulls with a hattrick in his last game. Gernhofer once scored four goals in Corpus Christi for the Bulls during the 2013-14 season. Forwards Charlie Singerhouse and Joey Molinaro each have six points in their last 10 games.
ICERAYS NOTES: Corpus Christi has six wins in their last 10 games and led offensively by forwards Drake Lindsay and Carter Johnson who have combined for 19 points. Johnson has scored just about a point a game in 16 of the 17 home contests this season. Goaltender Graham Hunt has posted five wins and appeared in 8 of the last 10 games.