As the Stampede prepare for three games in four days this week, there are a few things you might not know about the Herd heading in.
Did you know????
• Charlie Lindgren’s 27 wins are the second most in franchise history in one season. He is just four wins shy of tying the record of 31 set by David Bowen during the inaugural 1999-2000 season.
• Todd Skirving has scored in five straight games.
• The Stampede are 5-0-1 against Fargo this season, 4-0-0 against Des Moines and 2-0-0 against Cedar Rapids, the three teams the Herd will face this week.
• The Stampede have already increased their win total from last season by 18. Last year at this time, the Herd were 14-30-6.
• The Herd are 20-5-0 at the Sioux Falls Arena so far this season.
• Sioux Falls’ penalty kill has been hot of late and now ranks 5th in the league at 83.6%.
• The Herd’s 191 goals are third most in the USHL.
• The Stampede are 25-0-1 when leading after two periods this season.
• After Wednesday, Sioux Falls will play six of their next seven games on the road. They will close out the season playing five of their last six games at home.