When: 7:05 p.m. Wednesday
Where: Ralston Arena
Radio: 1290 AM KOIL
Scouting Omaha: The Lancers (27-17) have won 10 of 11 games and are in fourth place in the USHL’s Western Conference, one point behind third-place Waterloo. ... Omaha’s current winning streak is five games, the third time this season it has won five in a row. ... Goalie Alex Lyon has won nine of the team’s past 10 games, going 8-1 in that stretch. Lyon is second in the USHL in wins (20) and save percentage (.922). ... The Lancers are 13-7 at home, outscoring opponents 59-57 in those games. ... Omaha leads the league in penalty kill with a success rate of .864 and hasn’t given up a man-down goal in 30 of 44 games.
Scouting Sioux Falls: The Stampede (29-11-2) lead the Western Conference with 60 points, six ahead of the Lancers. ... This is the first of three games in 11 days between the teams. ... Forwards C.J. Franklin and Dennis Kravchenko lead the team with 37 points apiece. ... The Stampede are 12-6-2 in road games, and two of those losses are to the Lancers at Ralston Arena in games played Dec. 16 and Jan. 30.