PREVIEW: North Vancouver Wolf Pack vs. Delta Ice Hawks (Game #28)

Tonight, the North Vancouver Wolf Pack play their first game at home for the month of December when they host the Delta Ice Hawks at 7:00. The Pack will play a total of three home games in December including the Teddy Bear Toss which will take place on Saturday, December 11 against this same Delta Ice Hawks team.  


Delta Ice Hawks


Head Coach: Steve Robinson

Record: 16-5-1-1

Road Record: 7-3-1-1

Last Game: A 9-4 home victory over Port Moody on November 30.

Goals For/Goals Against: 117 GF/86 GA (+31)

Power Play: 27/96 (28.13%)

Penalty Kill: 32/90 (64.44%)

Leading Scorers: Dalton MacGillivray (20GP – 20G – 26A – 46PTS), Alec Scouras (22GP – 14G – 29A – 43PTS), Carson Hemenway (16GP – 13G – 13A – 26PTS)


‘Mac’ and S’our’ Cheese

Dalton MacGillivray and Alec Scouras, two forwards on the Ice Hawks, are first and third in league scoring. Dalton MacGillivray has twenty goals and twenty-six assists for 46 points in twenty games while his buddy Alec Scouras has fourteen goals and twenty-nine assists for forty three points in twenty-two games. These players will be expected to produce tonight against a high flying Wolf Pack team and for the remainder of the season and playoffs as Delta will be hosting the Cyclone Taylor Cup.




Head Coach: Matt Samson

Record: 21-5-0-1

Home Record: 10-2-0-1

Last Game: A 3-2 loss to the Sockeyes in Richmond on Thursday.

Goals For/Goals Against: 113 GF/64 GA (+49)

Power Play: 25/114 (21.93%)

Penalty Kill: 12/103 (88.35%)

Leading Scorers: JJ Pickell (28GP – 23G – 16A – 39PTS), David Coyle (27GP – 17G – 22A – 39PTS), Ryan Hunter (28GP – 7G – 25A – 32PTS)


Teddy Bear Toss Announced

The North Vancouver Wolf Pack is partnering with Family Services of the North Shore to present Teddy Bear Toss night on Saturday, December 11th. This is the 2nd ever Teddy Bear Toss game that the Wolf Pack will be hosting. Fans are encouraged to bring teddy bears to the game and when the Wolf Pack score their first goal of the game, fans can throw the stuffed animals onto the ice. We’ll collect the stuffies so that the teddy bears can then be donated to the North Shore Christmas Bureau where they will be gifted to families and children to ensure that every child in our community has a smile on their face come Christmas Day. 


Final Words

Tonight is the third of six meetings between North Vancouver and Delta. The Pack have won the first two meetings already as they won the first game on September 21 6-1 and won the second meeting in Delta 5-4 in overtime on November 23. After the game tonight, the Pack are back in action tomorrow to take on the Grandview Steelers to hopefully finish a game that took place, but wasn’t finished in Grandview from September 26. Kaj Burgess was injured in that game at the 12:21 mark of the second period which is when play will start tomorrow night.