Heat Regain Playoff Spot in Jam-Packed Pacific Division

March 13, 2018 - American Hockey League (AHL) - Stockton Heat News Release

Records

Last Week's Record: 2-1-0-0, 24 points

Overall Record: 29-20-2-3, 0.583 Points Percentage, 4th in the Pacific Division

Last Week's Results

Mar. 7 - Stockton Heat 1 vs. Ontario 3

Mar. 9 - Stockton Heat 3 at Bakersfield 1

Mar. 11 - Stockton Heat 6 vs. Cleveland 2

This Week's Schedule

Wed. Mar. 14 - Stockton Heat vs. Milwaukee Admirals - Stockton Arena (7:00 p.m. PST)

Fri. Mar. 16 - Stockton Heat vs. Tucson Roadrunners - Stockton Arena (7:00 p.m. PST)

Sat. Mar. 17 - Stockton Heat vs. Tucson Roadrunners - Stockton Arena (6:00 p.m. PST)

Recent Transactions

3/10 - Darren Nowick recalled by Stockton from Kansas City

3/7 - Darren Nowick assigned by Stockton to Kansas City

Team Leaders

Goals: Andrew Mangiapane with 21

Assists: Rasmus Andersson with 29

Points: Andrew Mangiapane with 46

PIMs: Ryan Lomberg with 86

Wins: Jon Gillies with 14

Losses: Jon Gillies with 12

GAA (Goalies with 900+ minutes): Jon Gillies with 2.61

SV%(Goalies with 900+ minutes): Jon Gillies with 0.915

Team Stats

Goals For: Week: 10 | Overall: 176

Goals Against: Week: 6 | Overall: 156

Power Play: 36-221 (16.3%), T-17th in AHL

Penalty Kill: 193-238 (81.1%), T-23rd in AHL

Records vs. Opponents

Pacific Division

Bakersfield (7-2-0-1) -- SERIES COMPLETED

Ontario (0-5-1-0)

San Antonio (1-0-0-1)

San Diego (5-2-0-1) -- SERIES COMPLETED

San Jose (5-3-1-0)

Texas (3-2-0-0)

Tucson (4-2-0-0)

TOTALS vs. PACIFIC: (25-16-2-3)

Central Division:

Cleveland (2-1-0-0)

Grand Rapids (2-0-0-0) -- SERIES COMPLETED

Manitoba (0-2-0-0)

Milwaukee (0-1-0-0)

TOTALS vs. CENTRAL: (4-4-0-0)

Calgary Flames (NHL)

Record Last Week: 2-1-1, 5 points

Record Overall: 34-26-10, 78 points, 5th in Pacific Division

This Week's Schedule:

Tue. Mar 13 - Flames vs. Edmonton Oilers (6:00 p.m. PST)

Fri. Mar. 16 - Flames vs. San Jose Sharks (6:00 p.m. PST)

Sun. Mar. 18 - Flames at Vegas Golden Knights (1:00 p.m. PST)

Kansas City Mavericks (ECHL)

Record Last Week: 1-0-2, 4 points

Record Overall: 30-27-4, 64 points, 5th in Central Division

This Week's Schedule:

Fri. Mar. 16 - Mavericks at Tulsa Oilers (5:05 p.m. PST)

Sat. Mar. 17 - Mavericks vs. Tulsa Oilers (5:05 p.m. PST)

Wed. Mar. 18 - Mavericks vs. Quad City Mallards (2:05 p.m. PST)

News and Notes

Spencer Foo is tied for 15th among AHL rookies with 34 points

Foo is also fifth among AHL rookies with 139 shots on goal

The Heat have three defensemen among the Top 20-point getters in the AHL

Rasmus Andersson is sixth among AHL defenseman with 37 points

Tyler Wotherspoon is tied-eighth among AHL defensemen with 33 points

Wotherspoon is also fifth among AHL defensemen with a plus-28 rating

Oliver Kylington is tied-12th among AHL defensemen with 29 points

Mike McMurtry recorded his first three-point night of his career on Sunday, scoring 2 goals and adding an assist

Brett Pollock is currently on a career-best, four-game point streak (2-2-4) and scored his second game winning goal of his career on Sunday vs. Cleveland

For the first time in three seasons, the Heat won the season series with the Bakersfield Condors, going 7-2-0-1 in the 10-game series

Despite allowing opposition goals to start the game in four-straight games, the Heat still have the best percentage in the AHL of scoring first, with 66.7%

The Heat are tied for the ninth most shorthanded goals this season in the AHL with 9 goals

Stockton averages the fifth most goals in the AHL, with 3.26 goals-for per game

Approaching Milestones

Tyler Wotherspoon is a point away from his 100th professional point (NHL + AHL)

He's also 6 points away from 100 AHL points

Rod Pelley is 2 games away from playing in his 800th professional game (NHL + AHL)

Rasmus Andersson is 2 assists from his 50th AHL assist

Morgan Klimchuk is 2 assists away from his 50th AHL assist

He's also 12 points away from his 100th AHL point

Cody Goloubef is 4 points away from his 100th AHL point

Emile Poirier is 7 goals away from his 50th AHL goal

Colin Smith is 7 points away from his 200th AHL point

Colby Robak is 9 goals away from his 50th AHL goal

Brett Findlay is 10 assists away from his 50th AHL assist

Dalton Prout is 10 games away from his 400th professional game (NHL + AHL)

Recently Accomplished Milestones

Tyler Wotherspoon played in his 300th professional game on Wednesday vs. Ontario

Ryan Lomberg recorded his 50th AHL point, a goal, on Sunday vs. Cleveland

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