*********** *********** nowtoday var = 2019-11-12 16:10 game_date_time value is: 2019-11-17 16:05

Idaho Steelheads @ Allen Americans

|

Nov 17 @ 4:05 PM

BUY TICKETS

ALLEN AMERICANS WEEKLY

//ALLEN AMERICANS WEEKLY

ALLEN AMERICANS WEEKLY

Photo – Rebekah Bing

For Immediate Release:

Monday, November 4, 2019

Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild, swept a two-game set with the Rapid City Rush over the weekend, winning on Friday night, 3-2 in overtime, and claiming their third win in a row, with a 4-3 victory on Saturday night. Allen travels to Tulsa on Tuesday night, for just their second road game of the season, followed by the first-ever meeting with the Norfolk Admirals this coming Friday and Saturday.

Last Week’s Record:  2-0-0

Overall record:  6-2-0 – 12 Points

   — Last Week’s Games —

Friday, November 1, vs. Rapid City – 3-2 OT Win

Allen, Texas – Gabriel Gagne, scored the game winning goal for the Allen Americans in overtime, as Allen defeated Rapid City by a score of 3-2. It was Gagne’s second game winner of the season, both coming in overtime. Alex Guptill had a goal and an assist in the win, while newcomer Dimitry Sokolov, had a power play goal, and nine shots on net.

Saturday, November 2, vs. Rapid City – 4-3 Win

Allen, Texas – The Allen Americans won their first regulation home game of the season on Saturday night, beating the Rapid City Rush by a 4-3 score. Spencer Asuchak led the way for Allen with a power play goal and two assists. Asuchak extended his point streak to seven games.

  – This Week’s Games –

  Tuesday, November 5, @ Tulsa, 7:05 pm CST

Location:  BOK Center

Broadcast Info:  Streaming Mixlr.comwww.allenamericans.com

Friday, November 8, vs. Norfolk, 7:05 pm CST

Location:  Allen Event Center

Broadcast Info:  Streaming Mixlr.comwww.allenamericans.com

Saturday, November 9, vs. Norfolk, 7:05 pm CST

Location:  Allen Event Center

Broadcast Info:  Streaming Mixlr.comwww.allenamericans.com

— Team Leaders –

Goals –Olivier Archambault (5)

Assists –Les Lancaster (9)

Points – Spencer Asuchak (11)

Power Play Goals –Spencer Asuchak & Olivier Archambault (1)

Power Play Assists – Olivier Archambault, and Les Lancaster (2)

Shorthanded Goals – Stepan Falkovsky (1)

Shorthanded Assists – Alex Guptill (1)

Game-Winning Goals – Gabe Gagne Olivier Archambault (2)

First Goal – Stepan Falkovsky and three others (1)

Insurance Goals – (0)

Penalty Minutes – Spencer Asuchak (18)

Plus/Minus – Spencer Asuchak (+5)

Shots on Goal – Gabe Gagne, Jason Salvaggio and Brett Pollock (23)

Save Percentage – Zach Sawchenko (.929)

Goalie Wins – Jake Paterson (4)

Goals-Against Average – Zach Sawchenko (3.00)

  Americans Notes:

– Spencer Asuchak has a team-high seven-game point streak

– Americans Rookie Goalie Zachary Sawchenko, won his first pro start on Saturday night

– The Americans lead the ECHL with four overtime wins (4-0)

– Allen is 4-1-0 when scoring first

– Allen is 6-2-0 against the Mountain Division

– Allen has the top road penalty kill record in the league 100.0

– The Americans are outscoring their opponents 4-0 in overtime

– Allen is outshooting their opponents 81 to 78 in the first period

– The Americans will face the Norfolk Admirals for the first time ever this week

Americans Practice Schedule:

Monday, November 4- 10:00 am

Tuesday, October 29th – 10:00 am (Bus departs for Tulsa at 1:00 pm)

Wednesday, October 30th – Off

Thursday, October 31st – 10:00 am

Friday, November 1st – 10:00 am

Saturday, November 2nd – 10:00 am

Sunday, November 3rd – Off

About the Americans

The Allen Americans play in the ECHL, the premiere AA hockey league in North America. The Americans were established in 2009 and have won four Double A Championships in ten full seasons of minor pro hockey. In those ten seasons, Allen has qualified for the playoffs every year but one with five trips to the league finals. Allen is in its sixth season in the ECHL, after playing five years in the now defunct Central Hockey League.

By | 2019-11-05T01:01:35-06:00 November 5th, 2019|