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Game Notes for 11.16.11 at Chicago

Todays Game: The Toledo Walleye are in Chicago to take on the Express. Toledo is 1-5-0-0 on the road this season.

Against Chicago: Toledo is 0-3-0-0 against the Express this season. Chicago defeated Toledo 2-0 in the lone meeting so far this season at Chicago.

Last Walleye Game: The Walleye tied Cincinnati in the third period at 2 goals apiece, only to see the Cyclones go ahead and win 4-2.

On a Roll: Walleye forward Adam Estoclet is currently on a five game point streak, in which he has 3 goals and 3 assists. Defenseman Bryan Rufenach has points in four straight games with 5 goals and 2 assists. Evan Rankin is also on a four game point streak with 3 goals and 4 assists.

Play them all in the Morning: Defenseman Bryan Rufenach has scored all five of his goals in the two morning games played this year.

Scouting Chicago: Chicago is 7-4-0-1 on the season, and they currently sit just a point ahead Kalamazoo in the North Division standings. The Express has a home record of 4-2-0-0. Forward Tyler Donati has an assist in four straight games.

Baiting the Hook: The Walleye will be home at the Huntington Center on Saturday November 19th to start an 8-game home stand against the Reading Royals. The Cincinnati Cyclones will face off against Toledo on Sunday the 20th of November.