EHF Weekend Warm-Up - September 28, 2019
September 28, 2019
By Matt LaRochelle/FedHockey.com
Itâ€™s time for another weekend of hockey in the Eastern Hockey Federation.
Here are some things to watch for the weekend of September 27-29, 2019.
- Connecticut Jr. Huskies vs Boston Jr. Eagles (Sept. 29 â€“ Boston Sports Institute)
The Jr. Eagles get their 2019-20 EHF season underway by welcoming the Jr. Huskies (1-1-0, 2 Pts) to the Boston Sports Institute.
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- Islanders H.C. vs Boston Jr. Eagles (Sept. 28 â€“ Warrior Ice Arena)
At 4-0-0, the Islanders (8 Pts) and Jr. Eagles (8 Pts) are the last two teams in the â€™06 division without a loss or a tie; that will change following Saturdayâ€™s matchup at Warrior Ice Arena. In addition to having matching records, both teams have surrendered a division-low three goals.
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- Minuteman Flames vs Boston Bandits (Sept. 28 â€“ Bridgewater Arena)
- Game 1 â€“ 11:40 a.m.
- Game 2 â€“ 2:40 p.m.
- South Shore Kings vs Boston Bandits (Sept. 29 â€“ Bridgewater Arena)
Another team at 4-0-0, the Bandits (8 Pts) look to remain undefeated with a three-game weekend at home. Their challenge will come Saturday when they welcome the Minuteman Flames (3-1-0, 6 Pts) to Bridgewater.
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- Boston Bandits vs Boch Blazers (Sept. 28 â€“ Boch Ice Center)
For the Bandits (5-2-0, 10 Pts) and Blazers (4-0-1, 9 Pts) this weekend sees the groupâ€™s top-two battle it out. In addition to being the home team, Boch has the advantage going into Saturday with the groupâ€™s best goal differential at +15.
- Minuteman Flames (G) vs North Shore Shamrocks (Sept. 28 â€“ Allied Veterans Rink)
Not only did the Shamrocks (5-0-0, 10 Pts) maintain their undefeated record last weekend, they also held their opponents scoreless in back-to-back games. They will be tested on Saturday when they take on a Minuteman squad (3-1-0, 6 Pts) that have scored 26 goals through their first four games.
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- Palmyra Black Knights vs Philadelphia Hockey Club (Sept. 29 â€“ Holydell Ice Arena)
Philadelphia has taken advantage of a five-game homestand to open the season, going 4-0-0 as of Sept. 28. PHC will look to wrap up an undefeated September as they host an unbeaten Palmyra squad (2-0-0, 4 Pts).
For more information on the EHF South Division, including schedule and standings, visit the division page on USPHL.com.