Greensboro Generals at Augusta Lynx
When: 7:35 p.m.
Where: Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center
Radio: WXRX 96.3 FM
Tickets: Call (706) 724-TICK for details
All-time series: Lynx lead the Generals 11-4-0
SCOUTING THE LYNX
Coach: Jim Burton, second year
Players to watch: C Jeff Bes, acquired in a trade with Mississippi on Tuesday, makes his Lynx debut. The 28-year-old veteran is tied for 12th in the ECHL in scoring (23 games-9 goals-19 assists-28 points). ... LW Scott Morrow leads the club in scoring (25-6-16-22). ... Goalie Zac Bierk is 0-2-0 with an .836 save percentage in two starts with the Lynx.
Worth noting: With the acquisition of Bes, Burton is moving veteran Guy Larose from center to left wing on a No. 2 line that will be centered by Patrick Yetman. Tyson Holly will play right wing. ... Yetman, who missed three games with post-concussion syndrome last weekend, was cleared to return. ... Rookie Josh St. Louis was placed on seven-day injured reserve with a deep thigh bruise.
SCOUTING THE GENERALS
Coach: Graeme Townshend, first year
Players to watch: RW Vlad Serov (23-13-8-21) leads the club in scoring. ... D Rob Sandrock (24-6-10-16) is tied for 12th in the ECHL in scoring among defensemen. ... New Jersey Devils goaltending prospect Frederic Henry is 5-1-0 with a .924 save percentage since joining the team from AHL Albany.
Worth noting: Henry, who previously played for the Raleigh IceCaps, was named the ECHL's goalie of the week. ... Before falling to Macon on Tuesday, the Generals had won four straight games for the first time in the team's three-year history. ... The Generals are tied for 14th in the ECHL on the power play (17.1 percent) and 12th in penalty killing (83.7 percent).
- Rob Mueller
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