Game Day

CAMERON MAXWELL -- Calgary Sun

, Last Updated: 7:58 AM ET

PRINCE GEORGE COUGARS AT CALGARY HITMEN, 7 P.M., 'DOME, FAN 960, SHAW TV

COMING IN:

The Hitmen are playing well lately, going 7-3 in their last 10 games and are 25-17-6-2 overall, good for third in the Central Division, while the 20-25-3-1 Cougars head in riding a two-game losing streak.

HEAD-TO-HEAD:

It's the third meeting of the campaign between the two clubs and each has won in the other's barn.

WHO'S HOT:

HITMEN -- Rookie winger Brodie Dupont has five goals in his last six games, D Dustin Kohn has points in 10 of the last 11 contests.

COUGARS -- On a team that's scored twice in its last three games, nobody's exactly lighting it up.

WHO'S NOT:

HITMEN -- RW Andrew Ladd has three goals in his last 14 games.

COUGARS -- C Nicholas Drazenovic is slumping with one tally through the Cougars' last eight contests.

INJURIES:

HITMEN -- LW Darryl Moscaluk (ankle, week to week), C Ryan Getzlaf (concussion).

COUGARS -- F Eric Hunter (ankle, 2-4 Weeks), D Jordy Johnson (wrist, indefinite).

NOTABLES:

Former Hitmen players G Scott Bowles, D Andy Rogers, a Calgarian, and F Lee Zalasky will return to the 'Dome tonight. The trio was traded to Prince George at the WHL trade deadline for G Justin Pogge, D Dylan Yeo and F Tyrel Lucas.


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