Allen Americans Weekly

November 26, 2012 - Central Hockey League (CHL) - Allen Americans

News Release

AMERICANS RECAP

Wednesday, November 21st Americans 2 Arizona 3 SO

Prescott Valley, Arizona - The Arizona Sundogs handed the Americans their first shootout loss of the season, 3-2 on Wednesday night in Arizona. Adam Pineault scored the Americans second shorthanded goal of the year in the loss.

Friday, November 22nd - Americans 7 Arizona 1 F

Prescott Valley, Arizona - Americans forwards Scotty Howes and Darryl Bootland each had five-point nights in the Americans 7-1 win over the Sundogs. Bootland had two goals and three assists, while Howes had one goal and four helpers.

Saturday, November 23rd - Americans 3 Arizona 2 F

Prescott Valley, Arizona - The Allen Americans wiped out a 2-0 second period Arizona lead, scoring three straight goals, including the game winner by Jamie Schaafsma midway through the third period in a 3-2 win.

AMERICANS NEED TO KNOW

- Scotty Howes has eight points in his last five games, 2 goals and 6 assists

- Americans rookie netminder Aaron Dell has the best GAA 1.89 and SV % .936 in the CHL

- Anthony Maiani has seven points in his last five games, 1 goal and 6 assists

- Darryl Bootland has a five-game point streak, with 8 points over those five games; 3 goals and 5 assists

- Scotty Howes is tied for the most goals in the league with 10.

- Scotty Howes leads the CHL in power play goals with 5.

- Brett Skinner leads all defenseman in the league in points with 20. Tyler Ludwig is tied for 4th with 13.

- Tyler Ludwig has five points in his last five games with 2 goals and 3 assists

- Jamie Schaafsma has five goals in his last six games.

- Jarret Lukin has a three-game point streak, the longest on the team. (0 goals, 3 assists)

AMERICANS ON THE AIR THIS WEEK

Americans Radio Show Tuesday night from 5-6 pm at Hirsch's Meat Market in Plano with forward Jason Deitsch and Head Coach Steve Martinson.

The Steve Martinson Show Wednesday morning at 7:20 am on 97.5 KLAK with Johnny B & Carrie

Richard Matvichuk Show Wednesday morning at 8:20 with Jason Taylor on 93.1 KATY Country

Craig Ludwig Show Wednesday morning at 8;45 with Big Dave on Mad Rock 102.5

Americans Insider Friday morning with Tommy Daniels and selected players on 97.5 KLAK with Johnny B & Carrie

MORE ABOUT THE AMERICANS

The Allen Americans are proud affiliates of the Dallas Stars of the NHL, and the Houston Aeros & Texas Stars of the AHL.

The Americans joined the Central Hockey League in 2009-2010.

The Americans play in the 6200 seat Allen Event Center, 200 East Stacy Road, Allen, Texas.

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