TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH & WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH (7:30 PM NST)
Newfoundland Growlers (7-5-0-0, 14 PTS) vs Worcester Railers (3-5-0-0, 6 PTS)
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The Newfoundland Growlers return to home ice for a four-game home stand beginning Tuesday night against the Worcester Railers. The Growlers are coming off an eight-game, 18-day road trip which saw the club go 5-3.
Mario Culina stood tall in his professional debut turning aside 33 shots as the Newfoundland Growlers wrapped up their eight-game road trip with a 5-2 over the Worcester Railers Saturday night at the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts. Matt Bradley netted a pair, while Giorgio Estephan, Brady Ferguson and Stefan LeBlanc also tallied for the Growlers. Estephan also picked up a pair of assists for a three-point evening. The Railers received offense from Tyler Barnes and Ivan Kosorenkov. Evan Buitenhuis turned aside 28 shots for Worcester in the loss.
The Growlers are on a two-game winning streak, breaking the trend of win-one, lose-one throughout the first 10 games
Giorgio Estephan is sporting a four-game point streak where he has 7 points (3G, 4A)
Stefan LeBlanc is on a three-game point streak
The Railers are on a three-game losing streak
Worcester has scored the fewest goals in the North Division with 18
Josh Holmstrom leads Worcester with four goals