55 Elijah Long
55 Elijah Long
Height: 6-0
Weight: 180
Year: So.
Hometown: Mississauga, Ont.
High School: John Carroll (Md.)
Position: G
gp 36
pts/g 15.0
fg % 41.2
3pt % 38.2
ft % 73.9
reb/g 5.2
a/g 4.4

2016-17 SEASON:  Named First Team All-Northeast Conference...Averaged 15.0 points, 5.2 rebounds, 4.4 assists and 1.6 steals per game...Started 35 of 36 games during the year...Named NEC Tournament Most Valuable Player after averaging 21.7 points, 6.0 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 2.3 steals in three NEC Tournament games...Recorded 24 points and nine rebounds in the NEC Championship game against Saint Francis U...Recorded 19 points in the Mount’s 76-73 win over Sacred Heart in the NEC Quarterfinals...Led the Mount with 22 points, five rebounds and five assists in semifinal win over Robert Morris...Tallied 14 points, five rebounds and four assists in the season opener at No. 20 West Virginia...Led the Mount with 19 points while adding seven rebounds and four assists at No. 20 Iowa State...He faced older brother, Nazareth, a senior guard for ISU, in that game...Scored a career-best 27 points at UT Arlington, adding five boards and five assists in the game...Stuffed stat sheet with 24 points, seven rebounds and seven assists at Arkansas...Tallied team-high 21 points, hitting all four of his three-point attempts, in 67-65 win at LIU Brooklyn.wRecorded first career double-double with 14 points and career-best 12 assists in win over FDU...Added seven rebounds and career-high five steals as well...Posted 17 points, eight rebounds and five assists in 78-72 win over Saint Francis U...Tallied 19 points, seven assists and six rebounds in 86-75 win at Sacred Heart...Posted 11 points and 10 rebounds for double-double at St. Francis Brooklyn...Scored team-high 21 points while adding seven boards, five assists and three steals in 77-70 win over Bryant...Posted career high 29 points while adding six rebounds and five assists in the Mount’s 79-74 win at FDU...Tallied 22 points, seven assists and six boards in 77-62 victory against St. Francis Brooklyn...Scored 20 or more points on nine occasions...Had five or more rebounds 26 times...Led the team in scoring, assists and steals.

2015-16 SEASON:  Played in 30 games with 23 starts...Averaged 5.6 points, 2.5 rebounds and 2.2 assists...Scored season-best 20 points at Sacred Heart, hitting 8-of-13 from the field and 3-of-3 from three-point range...Had 16 points and eight rebounds in final game of regular season at St. Francis Brooklyn...Scored 11 points with four rebounds in NEC quarterfinal win at St. Francis Brooklyn...Tallied 13 points and four assists in home win over LIU Brooklyn.

HIGH SCHOOL:  Averaged 10.2 points, 4.2 rebounds, 3.3 assists and 1.5 steals as a senior at John Carroll...Averaged 10 points, four rebounds and four assists his junior season... He played AAU basketball for CIA Bounce.

PERSONAL:  One of 10 siblings, and his older brother, Nazareth (Naz) averaged 10.1 points as a junior last year at Iowa State...The first player from Canada to play at Mount St. Mary's.

Recent Games
Feb 25 St. Francis Brooklyn W, 77-62
Mar 1 Sacred Heart W, 76-73
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 75-66
Mar 7 Saint Francis U W, 71-61
Mar 14 vs. New Orleans W, 67-66
Mar 16 vs. Villanova L, 76-56
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 36 18
Games started 35 18
Minutes 1239 628
Minutes per game 34.4 34.9
FG 180-437 88-204
FG Pct 41.2 43.1
3PT 47-123 23-58
3PT Pct 38.2 39.7
FT 133-180 69-94
FT Pct 73.9 73.4
Off rebounds 16 8
Def rebounds 171 94
Total rebounds 187 102
Rebounds per game 5.2 5.7
Personal fouls 100 51
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 157 91
Turnovers 123 52
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.8
Steals 57 35
Blocks 3 1
Points 540 268
Points per game 15.0 14.9
Points per 40 min 17.4 17.1
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 5 Hood W, 89-65 1 27 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 3-5 60.0 10
Nov 11 at West Virginia L, 87-59 1 28 5-10 50.0 0-2 0.0 4-4 100.0 14
Nov 14 at Iowa St. L, 73-55 1 32 5-15 33.3 2-3 66.7 7-8 87.5 19
Nov 16 at Minnesota L, 80-56 1 30 5-13 38.5 0-2 0.0 1-4 25.0 11
Nov 18 at George Mason W, 78-76 1 39 4-12 33.3 0-0 - 3-5 60.0 11
Nov 21 at Southern Illinois L, 73-63 1 32 3-9 33.3 1-2 50.0 4-7 57.1 11
Nov 23 at UT Arlington L, 80-71 1 37 10-17 58.8 3-3 100.0 4-4 100.0 27
Nov 26 at Michigan L, 64-47 1 38 5-14 35.7 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 13
Nov 28 at Arkansas L, 89-76 1 36 6-17 35.3 2-4 50.0 10-10 100.0 24
Dec 3 at Loyola L, 64-57 1 35 5-9 55.6 1-3 33.3 5-7 71.4 16
Dec 7 UMBC L, 78-70 1 34 6-14 42.9 1-2 50.0 4-5 80.0 17
Dec 10 Lehigh L, 90-71 - 23 1-10 10.0 0-5 0.0 0-0 - 2
Dec 19 at Bucknell L, 81-65 1 35 4-13 30.8 1-2 50.0 4-5 80.0 13
Dec 22 Coppin St. W, 87-49 1 28 5-7 71.4 3-4 75.0 0-0 - 13
Dec 29 at LIU Brooklyn W, 67-65 1 30 5-9 55.6 4-4 100.0 7-7 100.0 21
Dec 31 Wagner W, 57-56 1 31 4-11 36.4 0-3 0.0 4-4 100.0 12
Jan 5 at Bryant L, 72-71 1 35 2-12 16.7 0-0 - 4-6 66.7 8
Jan 7 at Central Connecticut W, 77-68 1 30 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 4-7 57.1 6
Jan 12 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 77-70 1 34 4-10 40.0 1-1 100.0 5-6 83.3 14
Jan 14 Saint Francis U W, 78-72 1 36 5-9 55.6 0-2 0.0 7-7 100.0 17
Jan 19 at Sacred Heart W, 86-75 1 36 5-7 71.4 3-4 75.0 6-6 100.0 19
Jan 21 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 55-47 1 36 4-13 30.8 1-3 33.3 2-4 50.0 11
Jan 26 Robert Morris W, 48-47 1 37 2-9 22.2 1-3 33.3 4-9 44.4 9
Jan 28 Sacred Heart W, 67-53 1 38 5-11 45.5 1-6 16.7 4-6 66.7 15
Feb 2 Bryant W, 77-70 1 39 9-19 47.4 1-4 25.0 2-2 100.0 21
Feb 4 Central Connecticut L, 54-52 1 39 4-14 28.6 0-6 0.0 2-2 100.0 10
Feb 9 at Robert Morris W, 74-70 1 23 4-10 40.0 1-1 100.0 0-0 - 9
Feb 11 at Saint Francis U W, 81-62 1 40 10-14 71.4 5-8 62.5 0-0 - 25
Feb 16 at Wagner L, 69-65 1 37 5-10 50.0 0-2 0.0 2-2 100.0 12
Feb 18 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 79-74 1 39 10-18 55.6 2-3 66.7 7-12 58.3 29
Feb 23 LIU Brooklyn L, 62-58 1 39 3-9 33.3 2-5 40.0 0-1 0.0 8
Feb 25 St. Francis Brooklyn W, 77-62 1 29 6-14 42.9 1-3 33.3 9-13 69.2 22
Mar 1 Sacred Heart W, 76-73 1 40 6-14 42.9 3-8 37.5 4-6 66.7 19
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 75-66 1 38 7-17 41.2 2-5 40.0 6-11 54.5 22
Mar 7 Saint Francis U W, 71-61 1 37 9-19 47.4 2-6 33.3 4-5 80.0 24
Mar 14 vs. New Orleans W, 67-66 1 30 3-7 42.9 0-2 0.0 0-0 - 6
Mar 16 vs. Villanova L, 76-56 1 39 3-16 18.8 2-9 22.2 2-3 66.7 10
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 5 Hood W, 89-65 1 27 1 3 4 5 3 1.7 2 0 0 0
Nov 11 at West Virginia L, 87-59 1 28 0 5 5 4 8 0.5 0 0 3 -
Nov 14 at Iowa St. L, 73-55 1 32 1 6 7 4 4 1.0 1 0 2 -
Nov 16 at Minnesota L, 80-56 1 30 1 4 5 2 3 0.7 2 1 1 -
Nov 18 at George Mason W, 78-76 1 39 0 7 7 2 0 - 2 0 3 -
Nov 21 at Southern Illinois L, 73-63 1 32 1 0 1 4 3 1.3 1 0 3 -
Nov 23 at UT Arlington L, 80-71 1 37 2 3 5 5 7 0.7 1 0 3 -
Nov 26 at Michigan L, 64-47 1 38 1 6 7 3 5 0.6 0 1 2 -
Nov 28 at Arkansas L, 89-76 1 36 0 7 7 7 5 1.4 0 0 3 -
Dec 3 at Loyola L, 64-57 1 35 0 5 5 3 5 0.6 0 0 3 -
Dec 7 UMBC L, 78-70 1 34 0 1 1 4 3 1.3 0 0 5 1
Dec 10 Lehigh L, 90-71 - 23 0 3 3 3 2 1.5 1 0 3 0
Dec 19 at Bucknell L, 81-65 1 35 0 5 5 2 5 0.4 3 0 2 -
Dec 22 Coppin St. W, 87-49 1 28 0 5 5 5 2 2.5 1 0 2 0
Dec 29 at LIU Brooklyn W, 67-65 1 30 2 3 5 2 2 1.0 3 0 2 -
Dec 31 Wagner W, 57-56 1 31 1 2 3 2 0 - 1 0 2 -
Jan 5 at Bryant L, 72-71 1 35 0 7 7 8 1 8.0 2 0 5 1
Jan 7 at Central Connecticut W, 77-68 1 30 0 3 3 2 4 0.5 1 0 4 0
Jan 12 Fairleigh Dickinson W, 77-70 1 34 0 7 7 12 6 2.0 5 0 3 0
Jan 14 Saint Francis U W, 78-72 1 36 1 7 8 5 5 1.0 1 0 2 0
Jan 19 at Sacred Heart W, 86-75 1 36 1 5 6 7 9 0.8 3 1 0 -
Jan 21 at St. Francis Brooklyn W, 55-47 1 36 0 10 10 2 2 1.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 26 Robert Morris W, 48-47 1 37 1 4 5 4 3 1.3 1 0 2 0
Jan 28 Sacred Heart W, 67-53 1 38 1 5 6 6 1 6.0 2 0 2 0
Feb 2 Bryant W, 77-70 1 39 0 7 7 5 2 2.5 3 0 3 -
Feb 4 Central Connecticut L, 54-52 1 39 0 4 4 6 2 3.0 3 0 4 -
Feb 9 at Robert Morris W, 74-70 1 23 1 2 3 2 3 0.7 0 0 4 -
Feb 11 at Saint Francis U W, 81-62 1 40 0 6 6 8 2 4.0 3 0 3 -
Feb 16 at Wagner L, 69-65 1 37 0 5 5 3 4 0.8 0 0 4 -
Feb 18 at Fairleigh Dickinson W, 79-74 1 39 0 6 6 5 1 5.0 0 0 3 -
Feb 23 LIU Brooklyn L, 62-58 1 39 0 5 5 5 3 1.7 2 0 2 0
Feb 25 St. Francis Brooklyn W, 77-62 1 29 0 6 6 7 2 3.5 3 0 4 0
Mar 1 Sacred Heart W, 76-73 1 40 0 4 4 3 6 0.5 3 0 3 0
Mar 4 Robert Morris W, 75-66 1 38 0 5 5 5 4 1.3 2 0 3 0
Mar 7 Saint Francis U W, 71-61 1 37 1 8 9 2 2 1.0 2 0 4 0
Mar 14 vs. New Orleans W, 67-66 1 30 1 1 2 4 4 1.0 2 0 2 -
Mar 16 vs. Villanova L, 76-56 1 39 0 2 2 4 3 1.3 1 0 2 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2015-16 30 23 22.9 2.1-6.2 34.1 0.4-1.3 33.3 1.0-1.6 62.5 5.6
2016-17 36 35 34.4 5.0-12.1 41.2 1.3-3.4 38.2 3.7-5.0 73.9 15.0
Total 66 58 29.2 3.7-9.4 39.1 0.9-2.5 37.0 2.5-3.5 71.5 10.7
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2015-16 30 23 687 63-185 34.1 13-39 33.3 30-48 62.5 169
2016-17 36 35 1239 180-437 41.2 47-123 38.2 133-180 73.9 540
Total 66 58 1926 243-622 39.1 60-162 37.0 163-228 71.5 709
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2015-16 30 23 22.9 3.7-10.8 34.1 0.8-2.3 33.3 1.7-2.8 62.5 9.8
2016-17 36 35 34.4 5.8-14.1 41.2 1.5-4.0 38.2 4.3-5.8 73.9 17.4
Total 66 58 29.2 5.0-12.9 39.1 1.2-3.4 37.0 3.4-4.7 71.5 14.7
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2015-16 30 23 22.9 0.3 2.2 2.5 1.6 0.0 2.2 1.6 1.4 1.1 0.1
2016-17 36 35 34.4 0.4 4.8 5.2 2.8 0.1 4.4 3.4 1.3 1.6 0.1
Total 66 58 29.2 0.4 3.6 4.0 2.2 0.0 3.4 2.6 1.3 1.3 0.1
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2015-16 30 23 687 10 66 76 47 0 66 47 1.4 32 3
2016-17 36 35 1239 16 171 187 100 2 157 123 1.3 57 3
Total 66 58 1926 26 237 263 147 2 223 170 1.3 89 6
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2015-16 30 23 22.9 0.6 3.8 4.4 2.7 0.0 3.8 2.7 1.4 1.9 0.2
2016-17 36 35 34.4 0.5 5.5 6.0 3.2 0.1 5.1 4.0 1.3 1.8 0.1
Total 66 58 29.2 0.5 4.9 5.5 3.1 0.0 4.6 3.5 1.3 1.8 0.1
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 36 35 34.4 5.0-12.1 41.2 1.3-3.4 38.2 3.7-5.0 73.9 15.0
Conference 18 18 34.9 4.9-11.3 43.1 1.3-3.2 39.7 3.8-5.2 73.4 14.9
Exhibition 1 1 27.0 3.0-5.0 60.0 1.0-2.0 50.0 3.0-5.0 60.0 10.0
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Home 15 14 34.8 5.1-12.5 40.6 1.2-4.2 28.6 3.7-5.1 71.4 15.0
Away 19 19 34.1 5.2-11.9 43.2 1.4-2.6 55.1 4.0-5.3 76.0 15.7
Neutral 2 2 34.5 3.0-11.5 26.1 1.0-5.5 18.2 1.0-1.5 66.7 8.0
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Wins 20 20 34.5 5.4-11.8 46.0 1.6-3.5 44.3 3.9-5.5 70.9 16.3
Losses 16 15 34.3 4.5-12.6 35.6 1.0-3.3 30.2 3.4-4.4 78.6 13.4
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November 8 8 34.0 5.4-13.4 40.2 1.1-2.4 47.4 4.4-5.5 79.5 16.3
December 7 6 30.9 4.3-10.4 41.1 1.4-3.3 43.5 3.4-4.0 85.7 13.4
January 8 8 35.3 3.5-9.5 36.8 0.9-2.4 36.8 4.5-6.4 70.6 12.4
February 8 8 35.6 6.4-13.5 47.2 1.5-4.0 37.5 2.8-4.0 68.8 17.0
March 5 5 36.8 5.6-14.6 38.4 1.8-6.0 30.0 3.2-5.0 64.0 16.2
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 36 35 1239 180-437 41.2 47-123 38.2 133-180 73.9 540
Conference 18 18 628 88-204 43.1 23-58 39.7 69-94 73.4 268
Exhibition 1 1 27 3-5 60.0 1-2 50.0 3-5 60.0 10
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Home 15 14 522 76-187 40.6 18-63 28.6 55-77 71.4 225
Away 19 19 648 98-227 43.2 27-49 55.1 76-100 76.0 299
Neutral 2 2 69 6-23 26.1 2-11 18.2 2-3 66.7 16
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Wins 20 20 690 108-235 46.0 31-70 44.3 78-110 70.9 325
Losses 16 15 549 72-202 35.6 16-53 30.2 55-70 78.6 215
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November 8 8 272 43-107 40.2 9-19 47.4 35-44 79.5 130
December 7 6 216 30-73 41.1 10-23 43.5 24-28 85.7 94
January 8 8 282 28-76 36.8 7-19 36.8 36-51 70.6 99
February 8 8 285 51-108 47.2 12-32 37.5 22-32 68.8 136
March 5 5 184 28-73 38.4 9-30 30.0 16-25 64.0 81
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 36 35 34.4 5.8-14.1 41.2 1.5-4.0 38.2 4.3-5.8 73.9 17.4
Conference 18 18 34.9 5.6-13.0 43.1 1.5-3.7 39.7 4.4-6.0 73.4 17.1
Exhibition 1 1 27.0 4.4-7.4 60.0 1.5-3.0 50.0 4.4-7.4 60.0 14.8
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Home 15 14 34.8 5.8-14.3 40.6 1.4-4.8 28.6 4.2-5.9 71.4 17.2
Away 19 19 34.1 6.0-14.0 43.2 1.7-3.0 55.1 4.7-6.2 76.0 18.5
Neutral 2 2 34.5 3.5-13.3 26.1 1.2-6.4 18.2 1.2-1.7 66.7 9.3
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Wins 20 20 34.5 6.3-13.6 46.0 1.8-4.1 44.3 4.5-6.4 70.9 18.8
Losses 16 15 34.3 5.2-14.7 35.6 1.2-3.9 30.2 4.0-5.1 78.6 15.7
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November 8 8 34.0 6.3-15.7 40.2 1.3-2.8 47.4 5.1-6.5 79.5 19.1
December 7 6 30.9 5.6-13.5 41.1 1.9-4.3 43.5 4.4-5.2 85.7 17.4
January 8 8 35.3 4.0-10.8 36.8 1.0-2.7 36.8 5.1-7.2 70.6 14.0
February 8 8 35.6 7.2-15.2 47.2 1.7-4.5 37.5 3.1-4.5 68.8 19.1
March 5 5 36.8 6.1-15.9 38.4 2.0-6.5 30.0 3.5-5.4 64.0 17.6
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 36 35 34.4 0.4 4.8 5.2 2.8 0.1 4.4 3.4 1.3 1.6 0.1
Conference 18 18 34.9 0.4 5.2 5.7 2.8 0.1 5.1 2.9 1.8 1.9 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 27.0 1.0 3.0 4.0 0.0 0.0 5.0 3.0 1.7 2.0 0.0
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Home 15 14 34.8 0.3 4.9 5.2 2.9 0.1 4.9 2.9 1.7 2.0 0.0
Away 19 19 34.1 0.5 5.0 5.5 2.7 0.1 3.9 3.8 1.0 1.3 0.2
Neutral 2 2 34.5 0.5 1.5 2.0 2.0 - 4.0 3.5 1.1 1.5 0.0
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Wins 20 20 34.5 0.5 5.2 5.7 2.6 0.0 4.5 3.0 1.5 2.0 0.1
Losses 16 15 34.3 0.4 4.3 4.6 2.9 0.1 4.2 3.9 1.1 1.1 0.1
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November 8 8 34.0 0.8 4.8 5.5 2.5 - 3.9 4.4 0.9 0.9 0.3
December 7 6 30.9 0.4 3.4 3.9 2.7 0.1 3.0 2.7 1.1 1.3 0.0
January 8 8 35.3 0.5 6.0 6.5 2.5 0.1 5.8 3.9 1.5 2.1 0.1
February 8 8 35.6 0.1 5.1 5.3 3.4 0.0 5.1 2.4 2.2 1.8 0.0
March 5 5 36.8 0.4 4.0 4.4 2.8 0.0 3.6 3.8 0.9 2.0 0.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 36 35 1239 16 171 187 100 2 157 123 1.3 57 3
Conference 18 18 628 8 94 102 51 1 91 52 1.8 35 1
Exhibition 1 1 27 1 3 4 0 0 5 3 1.7 2 0
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Home 15 14 522 5 73 78 44 1 74 43 1.7 30 0
Away 19 19 648 10 95 105 52 1 75 73 1.0 24 3
Neutral 2 2 69 1 3 4 4 - 8 7 1.1 3 0
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Wins 20 20 690 10 103 113 53 0 90 60 1.5 40 1
Losses 16 15 549 6 68 74 47 2 67 63 1.1 17 2
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November 8 8 272 6 38 44 20 - 31 35 0.9 7 2
December 7 6 216 3 24 27 19 1 21 19 1.1 9 0
January 8 8 282 4 48 52 20 1 46 31 1.5 17 1
February 8 8 285 1 41 42 27 0 41 19 2.2 14 0
March 5 5 184 2 20 22 14 0 18 19 0.9 10 0
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 36 35 34.4 0.5 5.5 6.0 3.2 0.1 5.1 4.0 1.3 1.8 0.1
Conference 18 18 34.9 0.5 6.0 6.5 3.2 0.1 5.8 3.3 1.8 2.2 0.1
Exhibition 1 1 27.0 1.5 4.4 5.9 0.0 0.0 7.4 4.4 1.7 3.0 0.0
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Home 15 14 34.8 0.4 5.6 6.0 3.4 0.1 5.7 3.3 1.7 2.3 0.0
Away 19 19 34.1 0.6 5.9 6.5 3.2 0.1 4.6 4.5 1.0 1.5 0.2
Neutral 2 2 34.5 0.6 1.7 2.3 2.3 0.0 4.6 4.1 1.1 1.7 0.0
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Wins 20 20 34.5 0.6 6.0 6.6 3.1 0.0 5.2 3.5 1.5 2.3 0.1
Losses 16 15 34.3 0.4 5.0 5.4 3.4 0.1 4.9 4.6 1.1 1.2 0.1
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November 8 8 34.0 0.9 5.6 6.5 2.9 0.0 4.6 5.1 0.9 1.0 0.3
December 7 6 30.9 0.6 4.4 5.0 3.5 0.2 3.9 3.5 1.1 1.7 0.0
January 8 8 35.3 0.6 6.8 7.4 2.8 0.1 6.5 4.4 1.5 2.4 0.1
February 8 8 35.6 0.1 5.8 5.9 3.8 0.0 5.8 2.7 2.2 2.0 0.0
March 5 5 36.8 0.4 4.3 4.8 3.0 0.0 3.9 4.1 0.9 2.2 0.0