NEWS & STATS
Game #32 - Tucson at Ontario
By: Alex Kinkopf
January 12, 2018 6:09 PM
TUCSON ROADRUNNERS 4, ONTARIO REIGN 6
Final | 0:00 Remaining
Tucson (18-10-2-1) at Ontario (16-15-1-1)
Friday, January 12, 2018, 8:00 p.m. MST
Citizens Business Bank Arena | Ontario, California
SOG - TUC 41; ONT 37
PP – TUC 2/7; ONT 2/7
1) ONT PPG - Paul LaDue (Brett Sutter) 1:24
2) TUC PPG - Tye McGinn (Mario Kempe, Mike Sislo) 9:33
3) TUC - Nick Merkley (Laurent Dauphin, Mario Kempe) 13:33
4) ONT - Matt Moulson (Jonny Brodzinski) 3:27
5) ONT - Mike Amadio (Sean Walker) 5:58
6) ONT PPG - Stepan Falkovsky (Paul LaDue, Jonny Brodzinski) 11:27
7) ONT - Jonny Brodzinski (Alex Lintuniemi) 16:26
8) TUC PPG - Mario Kempe (Jens Looke) 1:59
9) TUC - Andrew Campbell (Conor Garland) 11:40
10) ONT - Philippe Maillet (Michael Mersch) 13:53
LAWSON CROUSE (67) - DYLAN STROME (91) - MIKE SISLO (9)
MARIO KEMPE (20) - LAURENT DAUPHIN (15) - NICK MERKLEY (38)
MICHAEL BUNTING (27) - TYLER GAUDET (10) - CONOR GARLAND (8)
TYE MCGINN (16) - RYAN MACINNIS (72) - JENS LOOKE (24)
DAKOTA MERMIS (43) - ANDREW CAMPBELL (2)
KYLE CAPOBIANCO (23) - KYLE WOOD (3)
JOEL HANLEY (44) - KEVIN EKMAN-LARSSON (7)
HUNTER MISKA (35)
ADIN HILL (33)
- Hunter Miska leads the team onto the ice for warm-ups. He'll be making his second consecutive start, and his 15th of the season. He enters the night with a 10-3-0 record.
- Laurent Dauphin will play in his first game with the Roadrunners since being acquired in a trade on Wednesday. He'll center a second line of Mario Kempe and Nick Merkley.
- The Roadrunners are playing the 100th game in franchise history.
- Ontario scores on a shot from the point 1:24 into the game.
- Roadrunners don't register their first shot on net until the 5:28 mark of the period.
- Tye McGinn capitalizes on the Roadrunners first power play of the evening, finishing a gorgeous passing sequence to tie the game 1-1, registering his eighth point against the Reign this season.
- In transition, Laurent Dauphin feeds a streaking Nick Merkley, who walks in along on Jack Campbell to give the Roadrunners a 2-1 lead with 6:27 left in the period.
- Hunter Miska stops 11 of the 12 shots fired his way.
- Hunter Miska is pulled following two quick goals by Ontario to begin the period. He made a total of 15 saves on 18 shots in 25:58 minutes of action.
- Ontario scores a total of four goals during the period.
- Tyler Gaudet is denied on a penalty shot late in the frame.
- Adin Hill stopped seven of the nine shots he faced in relief of Miska.
- Tye McGinn scores his fifth goal of the season to tie the game 1-1.
- Laurent Dauphin feeds Nick Merkley to give the Roadrunners a 2-1 lead.
- Mario Kempe touches a Jens Looke pass into the net for the Roadrunners' third goal of the evening.