* Elmira leads the league on the penalty kill with 86.7 percent (124-for-143).
* Rookie Tyler Sims had 36 saves in 2-1 shootout loss at Toledo on Dec. 13.
* Jackals travel to Reading on Friday before hosting the Royals on Saturday and Johnstown on Sunday.
* Johnstown is 6-1-2 when it scores first.
* Mike Bartlett has eight assists and 13 points in his last 10 games.
* Chiefs host Reading on Wednesday and Toledo on Friday before traveling to Toledo on Saturday and Elmira on Sunday.
* Reading is 9-0-1 when leading after two periods with the only loss in a shootout against Kalamazoo on Dec. 9.
* Rookie Stefano Giliati scored his first professional game-winning goal on Dec. 13 in a 4-2 win over Cincinnati.
* Royals play at Johnstown on Wednesday, host Elmira on Saturday and play at Elmira on Sunday.
* In their first three games together, Tony Zancanaro (2g-1a), Kyle Kucharski (0g-2a) and Matt Vokes (1g-2a) had eight points and a goal in each game.
* Dave Caruso made career-high 53 saves in a 4-3 win over Gwinnett on Dec. 9.
* Devils host Cincinnati on Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday.