North Division Weekly – Dec. 11


  • Pierre-Luc Mercier is tied for first among rookies with four power-play goals.
  • The Thunder are 8-1-0 when scoring first.
  • Adirondack hosts Worcester on Wednesday and Friday and visits the Railers on Saturday and Reading on Sunday.


  • Jordan Henry is tied for third among defensemen with 73 shots on goal.
  • Brampton is 8-3-3 in one-goal games.
  • The Beast host Toledo on Friday, travel to Kalamazoo on Saturday and host Atlanta on Sunday.


  • Charles Williams has won five straight starts and leads rookie goaltenders with 10 wins.
  • The Monarchs have outscored their opponents 29-10 during their seven-game winning streak.
  • Manchester visits Jacksonville on Wednesday and Greenville on Thursday and Friday.


  • Mark Dekanich has made 88 saves in his last two appearances.
  • Reading plays seven of its next eight games at home.
  • The Royals host Wheeling on Friday and Saturday and Adirondack on Sunday.


  • Jarrett Burton became the fifth player in team history to play in parts of five seasons with the club when he made his season debut on Friday at Indy.
  • The Nailers have posted at least 50 shots on goal twice this season.
  • Wheeling hosts Indy on Tuesday and is at Reading on Friday and Saturday.

  • Eamon McAdam has started nine of the Railers’ last 10 games in goal.
  • Worcester is 5-0-1 when leading after two periods.
  • The Railers visit Adirondack on Wednesday and Friday  and host the Thunder on Saturday.