Who: Florida Everblades (15-3-0-1, 31 pts,) vs. Indy Fuel (5-11-2-2, 14 pts,)Where: Germain ArenaWhen: 7:30 p.m.Tickets: Purchase Now Online CLICK HERE, or at the Century Link Box OfficeSeason Series: Florida leads 1-0-0All-Time Series: Florida leads 1-0-0Internet Radio: The IslandFM.net Internet Television: ECHLTV, courtesy of Neulion About Tonight's Game: The Everblades continue their homestand tonight against the expansion Indy Fuel, who make their first ever appearance at Germain Arena tonight. The Everblades will look to remain atop of the East Division, while the Fuel hope to snap a two-game slide.
Three of the Everblades’ top five scorers are defenseman. Matt Mangene and Mike Little sit second and third respectively on the stats sheet with 16 points. Cameron Burt is fifth on the team in scoring with 15 points, and his +17 rating is tied for the league lead.. Adam Brace leads the ‘Blades in points with 18, and is even with Gabriel Desjardins for the team lead in goals with seven. In each of the past three games, the Everblades have assumed a 2-0 lead or better within the first five minutes of the opening period.
The Fuel’s Garett Bembridge has been red-hot, having scored a goal in each of the last five games. Forward Robert Czarnik leads Indy in points (20), goals (11), and assists (9). The Everblades penalty kill will need to be on point this evening, as the Fuel roll into town sporting the league’s second ranked power play at 25.8%. The Fuel ignited for four power play markers against the Everblades last Friday in Indy. The Fuel are the ECHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks.
Holiday Ticket Packs are now on sale! Receive four endzone vouchers for any game during the regular season, an Everblades holiday t-shirt, and an autograph puck for just $50! Holiday packs will be available at the Everblades information table in the concourse during home games, or at the Everblades main office located a Germain Arena.
Upcoming Home Games & PromotionsSaturday, December 13, 7:00 p.m. vs. Indy Fuel -- Annual Teddy Bear Toss, presented by IBERIABANK! Fans are encouraged to bring a new or gently used stuffed animal to the game. When the Everblades score their first goal, fans may throw those stuffed toys onto to the ice to celebrate! The teddy bears and stuffed animals will be rounded up and delivered to local children's charities across the area for the Holidays. This is one of the biggest events of the year, so arrive early and be a part of it!Wednesday, December 17, 7:30 p.m. vs. Gwinnett Gladiators -- Fans can enjoy $2 drafts, $2 wines, and $2 hot dogs in the concourse all night long! Wednesday night is also College Night! College students can receive a game ticket and free parking for just $5 when they present their College I.D. Postgame skate with Santa! Skate rentals will be available, or fans can bring their own skates.
Friday, December 19, 7:30 p.m. vs. Gwinnett Gladiators -- Holiday Game! Skate with Santa and the Everblades players following the game. Fans must bring their own skates, as skate rentals will not be available for Friday's postgame skate.
Ticket InformationGame Tickets: Everblades tickets may be purchased at the Century Link Box Office located at Germain Arena, or at any Ticketmaster outlet, or online atwww.ticketmaster.comDiscounted Group Tickets: Bring your group of 10 or more to a game at a discounted price, and also receive an Everblades souvenir! Group tickets are available for all home games. For more information on group tickets, call 239-948-7825.
12 & 24 Game Ticket Packages are currently on sale! All packages save you money from the box office price, and come with many great benefits. For more information call 239-948-7825, or stop by the Everblades Main Office located at Germain Arena, Monday—Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.