LONG BEACH, NY – The Danbury Hat Tricks of the NA3HL are wrapping up a road trip today against the Long Beach Sharks in a matinee affair.
The Hat Tricks are on a heater as of late, winning four straight and six of their last seven games,
Nikita Kovalev, Daniel Khatib, Elijah Devereaux, and Ivan Kovalev have been leading the team offensively, combining for 12 goals and nine assists over the current winning streak.
A trio of goaltenders in those four games accumulating 122 saves on 129 shots for a collective .946 save percentage and a 1.75 goals-against average.
The power play plays a crucial role in the Jr. Hat Tricks’ success, converting 15times on 38 opportunities for 39.5% which ranks fourth in NA3HL play.
Danbury is yet to beat Long Beach this year, going 0-4 against the Sharks so far.
“I don’t want to speak on it too much, but I think the team that Long Beach will face tomorrow is a completely different team,” said Head Coach Tyler Noseworthy. “The guys are fired up about it and so am I. It should be a fun one.”
The game is slated for a 4 p.m. puck drop and can be seen live on HockeyTV or followed along with on the Hat Tricks’ various social media channels.