November 6, 2021
In the fourth of four games between the two teams this season, the Cleveland Monsters, NHL affiliates of the NHL Columbus Blue Jackets, drop the puck against the Belleville Senators, AHL affiliates of the Ottawa Senators from The NHL, Saturday with full coverage, live from Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, playing at 7 p.m. on FOX Sports 1350 AM “The Gambler,” AHLTV and Monsters Hockey Network.
PRE-SCOUT MONSTERS: After a 2-6 home loss to the Belleville Senators on Friday, the Cleveland Monsters start tonight’s game at 4-2-1-2 this season. With a percentage of .611 points, the Monsters currently sit fourth in the North Division standings and eighth in the Eastern Conference. Cleveland is currently led in scoring by D Jake christiansen (3-5-8), LW Tyler Angle (0-8-8) and C Tyler sikura (2-4-6).
PRE-SCOUT SENATORS: After a 6-2 road win over the Cleveland Monsters on Friday, the Belleville Senators enter tonight’s game with a 3-6-0-0 record this season. With a percentage of 0.333 points, the Senators currently sit seventh in the North Division standings and 14th in the Eastern Conference. Belleville is currently led in scoring by LW Jake lucchini (6-4-10), AD Egor Sokolov (2-4-6) and RW Pontus Aberg (1-5-6).
REGULAR SEASON SERIES: Saturday marks the fourth of four meetings between the Monsters and the Senators this season (2-1-0-0) and the second of two games between the two clubs at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse this year (0-1-0-0). Cleveland currently has a +1 (8/7) overall goal differential against Belleville this year and a -4 (2/6) goal differential against the Senators at home.
|35 Jean-François Bérubé||GLOBALLY||4 GP, (3-0-1), 1 SO, 1.68 GAA, 0.949 S%|
|LAST APPLICATION.||(34/35) in 2-1 SOW at HER 10/30/21|
|FACE-TO-FACE||1 GP, (1-0-0), 1 SO, 0.00 GAA, 1000 S%|
|AT HOME||1 GP, (1-0-0), 0 SO, 3.97 GAA, 0.871 S%|
|40 Daniel Tarasov||GLOBALLY||4 GP, (0-2-2), 0 SO, 3.92 GAA, 0.870 S%|
|LAST APPLICATION.||(21/26) in 2-6 L vs BEL 05/11/21|
|FACE-TO-FACE||1 GP, (0-1-0), 0 SO, 5.02 GAA, 0.808 S%|
|AT HOME||2 GP, (0-2-0), 0 SO, 5.13 GAA, 0.787 S%|
|31 Kevin Mandolese||GLOBALLY||5 GP, (1-3-0), 0 SO, 3.68 GAA, 0.884 S%|
|LAST APP.||(3/38) in 2-5 L on TOR 30/10/21|
|FACE-TO-FACE||1 GP, (0-1-0), 0 SO, 2.04 GAA .923 S%|
|ON THE ROAD||2 GP, (0-1-0), 0 SO, 4.19 GAA, 0.864 S%|
|40 Mads Sogaard||GLOBALLY||4 GP, (2-2-0), 0 SO, 3.67 GAA, 0.859 S%|
|LAST APP.||(23/25) in 6-2 W at CLE 05/11/21|
|FACE-TO-FACE||1 GP, (1-0-0), 0 SO, 2.01 GAA, .920 S%|
|ON THE ROAD||3 GP, (1-2-0), 0 SO, 4.31 GAA, 0.833 S%|
THE KEYS TO SUCCESS:
- SENATORS KILLERS: The Cleveland roster currently has three players scoring at one point per game or better pace against Belleville this season, including C Tyler sikura (3 GP, 2-2-4), D Jake christiansen (3 GP, 1-2-3) and LW Tyler Angle (3 GP, 0-3-3).
- JOLTIN ‘JAKE: Monsters D Jake christiansen currently ranks among the AHL’s defensive leaders in points (8, 2nd), goals (3, T1er), assists (5, 4th) and shots on goal (23, 3rd) so far this season .
- AWESOME ANGLE: Cleveland LW Tyler AngleHis eight assists currently rank fifth in the league and second among rookies and Angle also ranks among the AHL rookie leaders in points (8, Q4) and shots on goal (24, T2e) so far this year.