Gameday Magazine: Americans at Everblades Saturday, February 10, 2018

February 10, 2018


Who: Florida Everblades (33-9-1-4, 71 pts) vs. Allen Americans (24-19-4-2, 54 pts)
Where: Germain Arena
When: 7:00 p.m.
Tickets: Purchase Now Online CLICK HERE, or at the Florida Community Bank Box Office
Regular Season Series:  Florida leads 1-0-0
All-Time Series: Tied 1-1-0
Radio Broadcast:  99.3 FM ESPN Radio
Internet Radio:   CLICK HERE Courtesy of 99.3 ESPN Radio
Internet TV Broadcast:  CLICK HERE 
Tonight’s Promotions: Pink in the Rink, presented by Radiology Regional Centercontinues as the team will wear the special pink jerseys (pictured above).  The jerseys will be auctioned off following the game to benefit local cancer charities.  Also from 5-7 p.m., join us for the pregame tailgate party featuring live music and bounces houses for the kids! The Stella Artois Airstream will be on hand to offer perfect pours of Stella Artois products!  The Mobile Mammogram will also be on hand offering tours for interested fans.

About Tonight’s Game: The Everblades continue to hold the top spot overall in the ECHL with 71 points.  The Colorado Eagles are four points back of the ‘Blades heading into tonight’s play.  Additionally, the Everblades continue to lead the South Carolina Stingrays by six points for first place in the South Division.   The Everblades are unbeaten in their last four games and snapped Allen’s five-game unbeaten streak last night.  The Americans still maintain third place in the Western Conference’s Mountain Division.  The ‘Blades are 14-1-1-0 in Saturday games this season.

About Friday’s Game:  Martin Ouellette stopped all 19 shots faced to earn his second shutout of the season, as the Everblades defeated the Americans 4-0 at Germain Arena.   Florida’s special teams were instrumental in the victory, as the ‘Blades went 2-for-4 on the power play, while earning a perfect 8-for-8 mark on the penalty kill.

About the Everblades:  Justin Kea’s point scoring streak was snapped at six games in Friday night’s game.  Kea posted nine points during that six-game stretch…Martin Ouellette recorded his ninth career shutout on Friday night. Ouellette will once again get the start in goal this evening for Florida.

Everblades Team Leaders
Points: Stephen MacAulay (43)
Goals:  Stephen MacAulay (21)
Assists: John McCarron (23)
Plus/Minus:  Logan Roe (+24)
Penalty Minutes: Mitchell Heard (107)
Power Play Goals:  Mitchell Heard (6)
Shorthanded Goals: John McCarron (4)
Shots: Clark Seymour (120)
Wins: Martin Ouellette (19)
Save %:  Martin Ouellette (.917)
GAA: Martin Ouellette (2.18)
Power Play: 8th, 35-for-184 (19.0%)
Penalty Kill:  4th, 182-for-210 (86.7%)

About the Americans: Former Everblade Casey Pierro-Zabotel continues to lead the Americans offensively with 52 points (13g, 39a) and a league best 39 assists.  Pierro-Zabotel is also ranked fourth overall in the league in scoring…Goaltender Jeremy Brodeur is fifth in the league with a .922 save-percentage.

Americans Team Leaders
Points:  Casey Pierro-Zabotel (52)
Goals:  Alex Guptill  (19)
Assists: Casey Pierro-Zabotel  (39)
Plus/Minus:  Casey Pierro-Zabotel, David Makowski(+24)
Penalty Minutes: Bryan Moore (137)
Power Play Goals:  Eric Roy, Joel Chouinard (6)
Shorthanded Goals: Evan Jasper, Joe Houk (1)
Shots:  David Makowski (166)
Wins:  Jeremy Brodeur (13)
Save %:  Jeremy Brodeur (.922)
GAA:  Riley Gill (2.64)
Power Play:  11th, 39-for-214 (18.2%)
Penalty Kill:  23rd, 172-for-214 (79.8%)


Upcoming Home Games

Friday,  February 23, vs. Orlando, 7:30 p.m. Kids eat free in the Breakaway Sports Pubwith the purchase of an adult entree!  All-you-can-eat bottomless popcorn all night long!

Saturday,  February 24, vs. Jacksonville, 7:00 p.m. Tailgate party from 5-7 p.m. featuring live music and bounce houses for the kids.

Wednesday,  February 28, vs. Jacksonville, 7:30 p.m. $2 Wednesday!  Fans can enjoy $2 hot dogs, $2 draft beers and $2 wines all night long in the concourse!  College students receive a $5 tickets with valid college ID.


Ticket Information

Purchase Single Game Tickets at the Florida Community Bank Box Office located at Germain Arena, or online via Ticketmaster by CLICKING HERE

2017-18 Ticket Packages are Currently on Sale!  Flexible partial plans are available. These packages will best fit your schedule and budget!  To view pricing and benefits of all available ticket packages CLICK HERE

SPECIAL OFFER! Purchase a new ticket package for the 2017-18 season and receive a $20 gift card to Ford’s Garage!

Discounted Group Tickets: Bring your group of 10 or more to a game at a discounted price!  Group tickets are available for all home games. Fundraising opportunities are also available. For more information on group tickets, call 239-948-7825, or stop by the Everblades offices at Germain Arena Monday thru Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


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of the NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes