Saturday, December 3, 2011

Gameday Preview: Stars at Charlotte Checkers

Texas Stars
8-11-0-1, 17 pts
#13 Western Conference
atCharlotte Checkers
14-6-1-1, 28 pts
#2 Western Conference
December 3rd at 6:00 PM
Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte, NC

Texas faces the number two team in the Conference once again this evening in North Carolina. Including the last game between the two teams, Charlotte is on a five game winning streak and a six game point streak. Overall, they are 8-1-0-1 at home. This is a challenging team to play against, but this game is winnable. Texas had Charlotte.

If you thought Texas might get a reprieve in net with Mike Murphy not starting, Justin Peters was just named the Goalie of the Month for November. No such luck. This is going to be a hard battle and the Stars will play Charlotte again at home next Friday. Watch for bad tempers to boil over next week if this one is an out of hand L either way.

Stars injury/call up report:
Larsen, Vincour, Bachman (callup)

Website: gocheckers.com
Checkers Social Media: Social Media
Blog (unofficial): Chasing Checkers
Twitter: @checkershockey
Twitter: @mikelappan (PR)

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