DANBURY, CT – The Danbury Jr. Hat Tricks (9-28-3-0, 21 pts) open up a two-game series against the Maine Nordiques (12-21-2-3, 29 pts) at home on Thursday night.

Danbury returns home after traveling to Jamestown, New York last weekend for a series with the Rebels.

This weekend marks the first home games for recent acquisitions Owen Simmons, Noah Pickart and Marino Ramirez.

All three players made their debuts for the Hat Tricks against Jamestown last weekend.

The Hat Tricks continue to be paced by Gabe Dombrowski and Jazz Krivtsov, who each scored last weekend.

Dombrowski leads the team with 17 goals and 33 points this season, while Krivtsov is tied with Dombrowski in assists with 16. Krivtsov has 14 goals and 30 total points over 32 games with the Hat Tricks this season.

Maine’s offense is led by Tyler Gaulin, who has recorded 27 points this season. Aidan Connolly’s 12 goals are the most by a Nordique this season. Gus Holt and Avery Sturtz split the net for Maine and have combined for a .896 save-percentage.

Puck drop on Thursday is set for 7:45 p.m. and tickets are available here. The game is also available on HockeyTV.