Today: Green Bay Gamblers (25-14-3) at Dubuque Fighting Saints (34-6-3), 7:35 p.m., Mystique Ice Center, Dubuque, Iowa.
Saturday: Gamblers vs. Cedar Rapids RoughRiders (17-20-7), 7:05 p.m., Resch Center, Ashwaubenon.
Promotion: Saturday's game will feature the 14th annual Teddy Bear toss following the Gamblers' first goal.
Season series: Green Bay is 1-3-1 against Dubuque, while it is 3-1 versus Cedar Rapids.
Gamblers update: Rallied for a 4-3 overtime win against Cedar Rapids on Sunday, when they went 3-for-3 on the power play. ... The perfect performance with the man advantage vaulted the Gamblers to having the USHL's top power-play percentage at 26.87 (36-for-134). ... Forward Kyle Novak tallied Green Bay's only even-strength goal against Cedar Rapids and his 21st of the season, which leads the team. He is tied for fifth in the USHL with 54 points. ... Barrett Kaib is the sixth-leading scorer among defensemen in the league with 25 points (six goals, 19 assists). ... The Gamblers 13 straight home wins is the longest current streak in the USHL and two shy of the 15 straight Dubuque put together earlier in the season. ... Second-year defenseman Brandon Kirk didn't play the last two games and will miss the remainder of the season with a torn Achilles tendon. ... Green Bay trails Muskegon by three points for second place in the Eastern Conference.
Fighting Saints update: The Eastern Conference leaders have won eight straight games and are 12-0-1 in their last 13, which is a stretch that began with an 8-2 victory against Green Bay on Jan. 5. ... Dubuque is 20-1 at home. ... The Fighting Saints are averaging 3.9 goals per game, which is second, and allowing a league-low 2.1. ... Forward Mike Szmatula is the USHL's third-leading scorer with 58 points (30 goals, 28 assists). ... Goaltender Arthur Brey (18-3-1) leads the league with a 1.96 goals-against average and his .912 save percentage is fourth.
RoughRiders update: Have gone 1-7-3 in their last 11 games. ... Made only nine shots on goal in the last two periods in their loss at Green Bay on Sunday. ... After being traded from Green Bay on Feb. 11, goaltender Mike Rotolo has stopped 92 of the 99 shots he's faced in three starts to give him a save percentage of .929. ... Gerald Mayhew leads the team with 33 points (12 goals, 21 assists).