When: 7:05 p.m. Wednesday
Where: Ralston Arena
Radio: 1290 AM KKAR
Scouting Omaha: The Lancers (22-17) are in fifth place in the USHL's Western Conference standings, three points behind fourth place Lincoln and 13 behind first-place Sioux Falls. ... The Lancers are 11-7 in home games this season, and after Saturday's 8-1 setback to Waterloo, have been outscored 52-50 in those games. ... Omaha is third in the 16-team league in two major categories — power-play success (.203) and penalty killing (.850). ... The Lancers are 17-5 when scoring a power-play goal this season. ... Forward Robbie Baillargeon continues to lead the Lancers in scoring with 28 points. In his first 13 games in Omaha, Baillargeon has scored six goals and dished out seven assists.
Scouting Sioux Falls: The Stampede (28-9-1) lead the Western Conference with 57 points. This is the third of eight games between Sioux Falls and the Lancers — the teams split the first two games. ... The Stampede are 11-5-1 in road games and have outscored their opponents 54-47 in those games. ... Goalie Charlie Lindgren leads all USHL netminders with 20 victories this season. ... Forward Dennis Kravchenko leads Sioux Falls with 35 points (14 goals, 21 assists), including 14 points in his past 12 games.
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