Reign vs. San Jose: First round series breakdown - LA Kings Insider

FIRST ROUND CALDER CUP PLAYOFF SCHEDULE
Game 1: Friday, April 22 at 7:30 p.m. (SAP Center)
Game 2: Saturday, April 23 at 7:30 p.m. (SAP Center)
Game 3: Thursday, April 28 at 7 p.m. (Citizens Business Bank Arena)
Game 4: Friday, April 29 at 7 p.m. (Citizens Business Bank Arena)**
Game 5: Sunday, April 30 at 3 p.m. (Citizens Business Bank Arena)**
**If necessary

AHL 2015-16 REGULAR SEASON TEAM RECORDS/STATS
Overall record: ONT – 44-19-4-1 (.684 winning percentage) / SJ – 31-26-8-3 (.537)
Home record: ONT – 22-8-3-1 / SJ – 18-13-2-1
Road record: ONT – 22-11-1-0 / SJ – 13-13-6-2
Overtime record: ONT – 8-4-0-1 / SJ – 4-8-3-3
Record when scoring first: ONT – 32-7-2-1 / SJ – 20-6-7-1
Power play percentage: ONT – 20th (16.0) / SJ – t-24th (15.4)
Penalty kill percentage: ONT – 1st (88.7) / SJ – 19th (82.4)
Goals against per game: ONT – 1st (2.03) / SJ – 12th (2.84)
Goals for per game: ONT – t-15th (2.82) / SJ – 11th (2.91)

REIGN 2015-16 REGULAR SEASON LEADERS
Points: Sean Backman (21G-34A=55)
Goals: Michael Mersch (24)
Assists: Sean Backman, Nic Dowd (34)
Plus/minus: Kurtis MacDermid (+24)
Penalties in minutes: Kurtis MacDermid (121)
Power play goals: Sean Backman (8)
Shorthanded goals: Justin Auger, Andrew Crescenzi (2)
Game-winning goals: Sean Backman (8)
Shots: Sean Backman (250)

SAN JOSE 2015-16 REGULAR SEASON LEADERS
Points: Ryan Carpenter (18G-37A=55)
Goals: Bryan Lerg, Nikolay Goldobin (21)
Assists: Ryan Carpenter (37)
Plus/minus: Ryan Carpenter (+20)
Penalties in minutes: Alex Gallant (122)
Power play goals: Ryan Carpenter (6)
Shorthanded goals: John McCarthy, Jeremy Langlois (2)
Game-winning goals: Barclay Goodrow (4)
Shots: Barclay Goodrow (161)

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POTENTIAL GOALTENDING MATCHUP (2015-16 REGULAR SEASON STATS)
ONT: Peter Budaj – Record: 42-14-1 / GAA: 1.75 / Sv%: .932 / SO: 9
SJ: Aaron Dell – Record: 17-16-6 / GAA: 2.42 / Sv%: .923 / SO: 4

12-GAME REGULAR SEASON SERIES
Reign record: 9-3-0-0
San Jose record: 3-6-3-0

Game 1: Reign 3, San Jose 0
Game 2: San Jose 4, Reign 2
Game 3: Reign 2, San Jose 1
Game 4: Reign 2, San Jose 1 (OT)
Game 5: Reign 3, San Jose 2 (OT)
Game 6: Reign 2, San Jose 1
Game 7: Reign 1, San Jose 0
Game 8: Reign 3, San Jose 2
Game 9: San Jose 4, Reign 2
Game 10: Reign 4, San Jose 1
Game 11: Reign 3, San Jose 2 (OT)
Game 12: San Jose 3, Reign 1

Courtesy of San Jose Barracuda

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Kurtis MacDermid

#56 | 6′ 5″ | 233 lb | Age: 23

Born: March 25, 1994
Birthplace: Sauble Beach, ON, CAN
Position: D
Handedness: Left

Bio

MacDermid was signed by the Kings as an unrestricted free agent on Sept. 12, 2012.
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Michael Amadio

#52 | 6′ 1″ | 204 lb | Age: 21

Born: May 13, 1996
Birthplace: Sault Ste. Marie, ON, CAN
Position: C
Handedness: Right

Bio

Amadio was selected by the Kings in the third round (90th overall) in the 2014 NHL Draft.
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Alex Lintuniemi

#10 | 6′ 3″ | 214 lb | Age: 21

Born: DOB: 9/23/1995
Birthplace: HELSINKI, FINLAND
Position: D

Bio

Lintuniemi played in 27 games for the HIFK U18 team in Helsinki at 15-years-old, as well as seven games with the Finland U16 team. He made his professional hockey debut with the Monarchs in 2015, and has since begun playing for the Reign.
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Brett Sutter

#07 | 6′ 0″ | 192 lb | Age: 29

Born: 6/2/1987
Birthplace: CALGARY, AB
Position: C

Bio

Drafted in 2005 by the Calgary Flames, Sutter was traded to the Reign in 2016. He is the son of LA Kings head couch Darryl Sutter, and the eighth member of the Sutter family to play in the NHL.
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