Allen, TEXAS – The Allen Americans, ECHL affiliate of the Seattle Kraken (NHL), play the Rapid City Rush this evening, in the second game of a three-game series. The Americans defeated the Rush 6-5 in a shootout on Wednesday night. Allen is 1-0-0 against the Rapid City Rush this season.
ALLEN AMERICANS TONIGHT:
PREGAME SHOW: 7:30 PM CST
PUCK DROP: 8:05 PM CST
ON THE CALL: Tommy Daniels and Maurice Fitzgerald
Next Home Game: Sunday, December 5th, 4:05 pm. TICKETS
About Last Game: The Americans and Rapid City traded goals for three periods. The Americans never led in the contest until Chad Costello put the team ahead in the shootout. Five different players scored goals for the Americans, who ended their four-game losing streak.
Kneen Returns: Americans defenseman Nolan Kneen returned to the Americans lineup on Wednesday night and scored his first goal of the season. Kneen played in only 25 games last year (3 goals and 5 assists), before suffering a serious upper-body injury.
Combs on the Bench: Americans forward Jack Combs (Injured), who has not played since November 5th, took over for Steve Martinson (Covid), on the bench on Wednesday night. Combs picked up his first win as bench leader in the Americans 6-5 shootout win over Rapid City.
Comparing Allen and Rapid City:
Last 10 3-5-2
Allen Americans Leaders:
Goals: (6) *Ryan Lohin
Assists: (7) Spencer Asuchak
Points: (10) Spencer Asuchak and D-Jay Jerome
+/-: (+4) Jared Bethune
PIM: (29) Darian Skeoch
Last 10: 3-5-1-1
Rapid City Leaders:
Goals: (6) Stephen Baylis
Assists: (9) Logan Nelson
Points: (10) Logan Nelson
+/-: (+1) Garrett Klotz
PIM: (27) Garrett Klotz
About the Allen AMERICANS
The Allen AMERICANS PROFESSIONAL HOCKEY CLUB is a member of the ECHL, the world’s top Double-A hockey league, and is the affiliate of the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Seattle Kraken.
Founded in 2009, the club is owned by Jack D. Gulati, known internationally as the “Serial Entrepreneur.” Championship Hockey is the backbone of the franchise, with the Red having captured back-to-back ECHL Kelly Cup Championships in 2014-15 & 2015-16 and two Central Hockey League President’s Cups in 2012-13 & 2013-14. Over the years, more than 323 players have worn the Red Sweater, with 3 AMERICANS having moved up to play in the NHL.
Tickets for home games at the Credit Union of Texas Event Center are available at AllenAmericans.com/tickets or by calling 972-912-1000.
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