11/20 Recap: Nelson gets helper; Makarov yanked

Andrey Makarov allowed four goals on 26 shots through two periods of play Tuesday as Saskatoon was defeated by Victoria 5-2. Likely fatigued after receiving a heavy November workload, Makarov was relieved by creasemate Alex Moodie for the final 20 minutes. Makarov had entered with a two-game winning streak. Logan Nelson assisted on the second Royals goal, giving him 22 points (6+16) after 23 games, the second-highest total on Victoria's roster.

Elsewhere, Colin Jacobs went without a point as Prince George edged Regina 4-3 in a shootout. Historically an ace breakaway performer, Jacobs watched as four of his Cougars teammates completed the shootout victory. Jacobs had missed his previous two attempts.
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Anonymous
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 ×

Kris can you give an update on Armia?

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Kris Baker
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Wednesday, November 21, 2012 ×

sorry about the funky formatting again...

Right now Armia is listed as day-to-day with post-concussion symptoms. The Aces play again on Thursday and then are off for a few days. I'm not sure he goes tomorrow but I'll be monitoring closely and will pass along any news.

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Thursday, November 22, 2012 ×

liking how the goaltending depth is shaping up...ullmark seems to be steadily improving...not much info on lieuwen...how's he doin' in the echl, kris?

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Kris Baker
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Thursday, November 22, 2012 ×

Lieuwen had a rocky start but his save percentage is starting to level off a bit. It's probably going to be a longer road for him at the pro level but for now we need to see him work on his positioning and set himself up better for second and third saves.

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