When: Today, 2 p.m.
Where: Sleeman Centre – Guelph, Ontario
On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream)
Players to watch
Erie – C Greg McKegg (21 goals, 25 assists, 46 points), RW Shawn Szydlowski (17-13-30), RW Anthony Luciani (11-16-27), G Ramis Sadikov (15-11-1-1 record, 2.84 goals-against average, .914 save percentage, 2 shutouts), C Phil Varone (11-11-22)
Guelph – Michael Latta (17-21-38), RW Taylor Beck (18-20-38), C Peter Holland (17-17-34), LW Tyler Carroll (13-9-22), D Tim Campbell (1-16-17)
Erie – The Otters snapped a three-game road winning streak with a 6-1 loss in Owen Sound on Saturday night. … Varone’s eight-game point streak, the second-longest streak of his career, ended in that game. … McKegg’s six-game point streak also ended in the defeat. … Sadikov has made 22 straight starts, one shy of equaling Josh Disher’s record of 23 set from Sept. 28-Nov. 27, 2003. … The Otters won the first three meetings in the six-game season series with the Storm, including 3-2 in Guelph on Oct. 8.
Guelph – Holland, Latta and Beck have scored 52 of the Storm’s 91 goals. … The Storm rank near the bottom of the OHL in goals scored and on the power play (16.2 percent). … They are seventh on the penalty kill (81.7). … The Storm have won three of their last four games. … They are 9-6-2-0 at home.
Up next: vs. Brampton (Friday, 7 p.m.), vs. Sudbury (Saturday, 7 p.m.)
– Victor Fernandes