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23 Kendall Marquez
23 - Kendall Marquez
Height: 6-1
Weight: 165
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Willimantic
High School: Windham '13
Position: Guard
gp 30
pts/g 13.3
fg % 44.8
3pt % 39.9
ft % 75.4
reb/g 2.0
a/g 1.9

Transferred to Eastern after two years (2013-15) at Western Connecticut... averaged 11.1 points with 80 three-point field goals in 49 games for Colonials, who went 31-21 (14-14 LEC)... named to LEC All-Rookie Team in 2013-14 when he averaged 9.8 points on a 17-9 team... as a sophomore, averaged a team-leading 12.5 points (11th in the LEC) and was second in the conference with an average of 2.3 three-point field goals per game (54 total)...

Coach Geitner: “With this being his second year, Kendall seems more comfortable with everything we do. He is a great shooter and scorer and we expect a solid year from him.”

2017/18: Earned his second varsity letter in his second season on the team...started all 30 games and had 89 3-pointers, the highest on the team...averaged 13.3 points, 2 rebounds, and 1.9 assists...in LEC play, had 43 3-pointers, averaging 14.7 points, 2.2 assists, and 2 rebounds...in LEC and NCAA tournament play, had nine 3-pointers while averaging 12 points, 1.6 assists, and 1.3 rebounds...in LEC tournament play, had three 3-pointers, averaging 11.5 points, 1.5 assists, and 0.5 rebounds...in NCAA tournament play, had six 3-pointers, averaging 12.5 points, 2 rebounds, and 1.5 assists...in LEC rankings, was 2nd in three-point field-goals per game, three-point field-goal percentage, and 3-pt field goal attempts...lead the LEC rankings in total 3-point FGM...season-highs (p-r-a-3s-b): 27-7-5-7-1...

2016/17: Appeared in 29 of 30 games, coming off the bench in each... provided instant offense by averaging 8.3 points with a team-leading 61 three-point field goals... among players with at least 50 three-point attempts had the highest percentage (39.6) on the team... second in the LEC in three-point FGs and fourth in three-point percentage... shot 50 percent or better from distance in 13 of his first 21 games... in three games against Western Connecticut, was 10-of-19 on three-pointers... was 0-for in only two of 23 regular-season games, hitting at least one in his final 17 regular-season games... pulled down a career-high eight rebounds in 24 minutes in a seven-point win at Trinity College in the finals of the Trinity Holiday Invitational on New Year's Eve... in that tournament, had 21 points, 12 rebounds, three steals and two blocks in 45 minutes...season-highs (p-r-a-3s): 26-8-4-6

Career-highs (thru 17/18): 37 min., 27 pts., 8 rebs., 5 assists, 2 blocks, 5 steals, seven 3-pointers...

High School: Four-year member of basketball and track & field programs... in basketball, two-time first-team All-Stater and three-time all-area... selected as one of the New Haven Register's Top 10 players in the state as a junior... holds career and game (47 points) records for scoring... two-year, two-sport captain... played under current assistant coach Bill Strand in basketball... 

Other: Played six seasons for the Connecticut Force, based in Southeastern Connecticut...

PERSONAL: Born Kendall X. Marquez August 25, 1995…Parents: Tara and Roberto…father was a second-team All-LEC performer at Eastern in 1995-96, when he led the team in scoring (18.3 ppg.), rebounding (6.4 rpg.) and FG percentage (52.4)... Siblings: Siobhan, Jaden, Devin, Kaleb, Greyson…Major: New Media… Career plans: Writing... Residence: Willimantic, CT...

KENDALL...REVEALED

Who is the biggest influence in your life? Mother/father/grampa
If you could meet anyone living or dead who would it be?
Tupac Shakur
What was your favorite vacation or day trip you ever took?
Las Vegas
What is your favorite number?
23
What is the biggest sports team rivalry in any professional sport in your opinion?
Yankees/Red Sox
If you were stranded on an Island who would be the two people you would want to be on the island with you?
Parents
What’s your favorite song or artist of all time?
Tyler, The Creator
What is your favorite energy drink?
Mountain Dew
Assign a letter grade to  President Trump.
D+
What’s the best thing that ever happened to you?
Being born
If Christmas had a taste what would it be?
Eggnog milkshake from Mcdonalds
If you could be great at another sport what would it be? Mixed Martial Arts(MMA)
What made you start playing sports?
My family
What is your favorite meal from the student center?
Chicken tenders and fries
What’s your favorite word?
Esketit
If you could switch places with any celebrate who would it be?
Lil Pump
If you could change one thing about world political structure what would it be?
No Democrats or Republicans. Just politician
If you could live in any other state or any other country where would it be? Los Angeles, California
Which do you think came first the chicken or the egg? Why? Egg. It was planted in the ground by matter
What would you like to be remembered for after your time has passed?
Being a giver, not a taker
What type of Doritos do you like? Cool Ranch
What is your biggest fear?
Failure
What has been your hardest class?
Math
What’s one of the things on your bucket list?
Game 7 Finals, courtside seats

Recent Games
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 89-42
Feb 20 Plymouth St. W, 107-67
Feb 23 Western Conn. St. W, 92-82
Feb 24 Keene St. W, 79-62
Mar 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-59
Mar 3 Middlebury L, 83-58
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 14
Games started 30 14
Minutes 766 398
Minutes per game 25.5 28.4
FG 134-299 64-138
FG Pct 44.8 46.4
3PT 89-223 43-103
3PT Pct 39.9 41.7
FT 43-57 35-44
FT Pct 75.4 79.5
Off rebounds 8 6
Def rebounds 53 22
Total rebounds 61 28
Rebounds per game 2.0 2.0
Personal fouls 59 27
Disqualifications 2 1
Assists 57 31
Turnovers 43 20
Assist to turnover ratio 1.3 1.6
Steals 30 14
Blocks 5 0
Points 400 206
Points per game 13.3 14.7
Points per 40 min 20.9 20.7
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 17 vs. Dean College W, 87-64 1 15 3-8 37.5 2-7 28.6 0-0 - 8
Nov 18 at WPI W, 78-68 1 13 1-6 16.7 1-5 20.0 0-0 - 3
Nov 21 at Connecticut Col. W, 89-77 1 23 4-10 40.0 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 12
Nov 25 vs. Montclair St. W, 72-55 1 35 7-13 53.8 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 19
Nov 26 at Colby W, 83-77 1 16 4-6 66.7 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 11
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 86-61 1 30 1-8 12.5 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 5 Manhattanville W, 78-59 1 15 3-9 33.3 1-7 14.3 0-0 - 7
Dec 7 WPI L, 75-70 1 16 1-6 16.7 1-3 33.3 0-0 - 3
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 107-55 1 20 4-13 30.8 0-7 0.0 1-1 100.0 9
Dec 19 vs. Penn St.-Behrend W, 63-60 1 30 8-14 57.1 7-12 58.3 0-2 0.0 23
Dec 20 vs. Cabrini L, 87-76 1 30 4-11 36.4 4-10 40.0 0-0 - 12
Jan 2 at Amherst W, 95-92 1 13 4-7 57.1 2-5 40.0 0-0 - 10
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston W, 80-54 1 25 6-9 66.7 5-8 62.5 2-3 66.7 19
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 101-77 1 28 8-13 61.5 3-7 42.9 1-2 50.0 20
Jan 13 at Southern Me. W, 90-52 1 25 5-8 62.5 3-6 50.0 0-0 - 13
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 70-64 1 18 3-7 42.9 3-5 60.0 6-7 85.7 15
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 61-49 1 33 5-11 45.5 4-9 44.4 0-0 - 14
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 88-80 1 34 5-14 35.7 3-9 33.3 3-3 100.0 16
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 85-73 1 26 1-4 25.0 1-4 25.0 2-4 50.0 5
Jan 31 Trinity (Conn.) W, 72-56 1 36 3-14 21.4 3-10 30.0 2-2 100.0 11
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston W, 84-70 1 27 7-12 58.3 6-10 60.0 0-0 - 20
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 83-78 1 37 6-10 60.0 4-8 50.0 8-12 66.7 24
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 101-99 1 34 2-7 28.6 2-5 40.0 5-5 100.0 11
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. W, 106-82 1 37 8-14 57.1 5-10 50.0 5-5 100.0 26
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 89-42 1 24 3-8 37.5 3-8 37.5 2-2 100.0 11
Feb 20 Plymouth St. W, 107-67 1 34 11-20 55.0 5-13 38.5 0-0 - 27
Feb 23 Western Conn. St. W, 92-82 1 17 5-10 50.0 1-5 20.0 1-1 100.0 12
Feb 24 Keene St. W, 79-62 1 22 4-8 50.0 2-6 33.3 1-1 100.0 11
Mar 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-59 1 29 7-13 53.8 5-10 50.0 1-3 33.3 20
Mar 3 Middlebury L, 83-58 1 24 1-6 16.7 1-5 20.0 2-2 100.0 5
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 17 vs. Dean College W, 87-64 1 15 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 1 1 3 -
Nov 18 at WPI W, 78-68 1 13 0 2 2 2 0 - 1 0 2 -
Nov 21 at Connecticut Col. W, 89-77 1 23 0 4 4 0 0 - 2 0 2 -
Nov 25 vs. Montclair St. W, 72-55 1 35 0 7 7 1 0 - 1 0 3 0
Nov 26 at Colby W, 83-77 1 16 0 0 0 3 1 3.0 0 0 5 1
Dec 2 at Rhode Island Col. W, 86-61 1 30 0 3 3 4 2 2.0 1 0 1 -
Dec 5 Manhattanville W, 78-59 1 15 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 1 1 1 -
Dec 7 WPI L, 75-70 1 16 0 1 1 1 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 9 Plymouth St. W, 107-55 1 20 2 1 3 5 0 - 1 0 0 -
Dec 19 vs. Penn St.-Behrend W, 63-60 1 30 1 3 4 3 2 1.5 1 1 2 -
Dec 20 vs. Cabrini L, 87-76 1 30 0 3 3 5 4 1.3 0 0 2 -
Jan 2 at Amherst W, 95-92 1 13 1 0 1 0 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 6 at Mass.-Boston W, 80-54 1 25 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 4 0
Jan 10 Mass.-Dartmouth W, 101-77 1 28 1 0 1 2 2 1.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 13 at Southern Me. W, 90-52 1 25 0 3 3 1 0 - 1 0 1 -
Jan 17 at Keene St. W, 70-64 1 18 0 1 1 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 0
Jan 20 Rhode Island Col. W, 61-49 1 33 0 1 1 3 3 1.0 2 0 2 -
Jan 24 Western Conn. St. W, 88-80 1 34 1 1 2 1 0 - 0 0 1 -
Jan 27 at Plymouth St. W, 85-73 1 26 0 1 1 1 0 - 0 0 2 -
Jan 31 Trinity (Conn.) W, 72-56 1 36 0 2 2 2 1 2.0 1 0 1 -
Feb 3 Mass.-Boston W, 84-70 1 27 1 1 2 0 3 0.0 0 0 2 -
Feb 8 Keene St. W, 83-78 1 37 0 2 2 3 2 1.5 4 0 1 -
Feb 10 at Mass.-Dartmouth L, 101-99 1 34 1 1 2 4 4 1.0 2 0 5 1
Feb 14 at Western Conn. St. W, 106-82 1 37 0 2 2 3 0 - 0 0 2 0
Feb 17 Southern Me. W, 89-42 1 24 0 3 3 2 0 - 0 0 2 -
Feb 20 Plymouth St. W, 107-67 1 34 0 2 2 2 2 1.0 5 0 2 -
Feb 23 Western Conn. St. W, 92-82 1 17 0 0 0 1 2 0.5 1 0 2 -
Feb 24 Keene St. W, 79-62 1 22 0 1 1 2 3 0.7 0 0 1 -
Mar 2 Johnson & Wales (RI) W, 75-59 1 29 0 2 2 3 1 3.0 1 1 1 -
Mar 3 Middlebury L, 83-58 1 24 0 2 2 0 3 0.0 0 1 4 -
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
2016-17 29 - 16.8 2.7-6.8 39.1 2.1-5.3 39.6 0.9-1.2 69.4 8.3
2017-18 30 30 25.5 4.5-10.0 44.8 3.0-7.4 39.9 1.4-1.9 75.4 13.3
Total 59 30 21.3 3.6-8.4 42.5 2.5-6.4 39.8 1.2-1.6 73.1 10.8
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
2016-17 29 - 488 77-197 39.1 61-154 39.6 25-36 69.4 240
2017-18 30 30 766 134-299 44.8 89-223 39.9 43-57 75.4 400
Total 59 30 1254 211-496 42.5 150-377 39.8 68-93 73.1 640
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
2016-17 29 - 16.8 6.3-16.1 39.1 5.0-12.6 39.6 2.0-3.0 69.4 19.7
2017-18 30 30 25.5 7.0-15.6 44.8 4.6-11.6 39.9 2.2-3.0 75.4 20.9
Total 59 30 21.3 6.7-15.8 42.5 4.8-12.0 39.8 2.2-3.0 73.1 20.4
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
2016-17 29 - 16.8 0.4 1.5 1.9 1.9 0.0 1.1 1.1 1.0 0.7 0.2
2017-18 30 30 25.5 0.3 1.8 2.0 2.0 0.1 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.0 0.2
Total 59 30 21.3 0.3 1.6 2.0 1.9 0.0 1.5 1.3 1.2 0.8 0.2
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
2016-17 29 - 488 12 43 55 55 0 31 32 1.0 20 6
2017-18 30 30 766 8 53 61 59 2 57 43 1.3 30 5
Total 59 30 1254 20 96 116 114 2 88 75 1.2 50 11
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
2016-17 29 - 16.8 1.0 3.5 4.5 4.5 0.0 2.5 2.6 1.0 1.6 0.5
2017-18 30 30 25.5 0.4 2.8 3.2 3.1 0.1 3.0 2.2 1.3 1.6 0.3
Total 59 30 21.3 0.6 3.1 3.7 3.6 0.1 2.8 2.4 1.2 1.6 0.4
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 30 30 25.5 4.5-10.0 44.8 3.0-7.4 39.9 1.4-1.9 75.4 13.3
Conference 14 14 28.4 4.6-9.9 46.4 3.1-7.4 41.7 2.5-3.1 79.5 14.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 26.4 4.9-11.1 43.7 2.8-7.8 35.9 1.5-1.9 75.9 14.0
Away 11 11 23.6 3.5-7.8 45.3 2.7-6.3 43.5 1.8-2.2 83.3 11.6
Neutral 4 4 27.5 5.5-11.5 47.8 4.2-9.2 45.9 0.2-1.0 25.0 15.5
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Wins 26 26 25.5 4.8-10.3 46.8 3.1-7.7 40.5 1.4-1.9 72.0 14.2
Losses 4 4 26.0 2.0-7.5 26.7 2.0-5.8 34.8 1.8-1.8 100.0 7.8
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November 5 5 20.4 3.8-8.6 44.2 2.8-6.8 41.2 0.2-0.4 50.0 10.6
December 6 6 23.5 3.5-10.2 34.4 2.3-7.7 30.4 0.2-0.5 33.3 9.5
January 9 9 26.4 4.4-9.7 46.0 3.0-7.0 42.9 1.8-2.3 76.2 13.7
February 8 8 29.0 5.8-11.1 51.7 3.5-8.1 43.1 2.8-3.2 84.6 17.8
March 2 2 26.5 4.0-9.5 42.1 3.0-7.5 40.0 1.5-2.5 60.0 12.5
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 30 30 766 134-299 44.8 89-223 39.9 43-57 75.4 400
Conference 14 14 398 64-138 46.4 43-103 41.7 35-44 79.5 206
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0
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Home 15 15 396 73-167 43.7 42-117 35.9 22-29 75.9 210
Away 11 11 260 39-86 45.3 30-69 43.5 20-24 83.3 128
Neutral 4 4 110 22-46 47.8 17-37 45.9 1-4 25.0 62
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Wins 26 26 662 126-269 46.8 81-200 40.5 36-50 72.0 369
Losses 4 4 104 8-30 26.7 8-23 34.8 7-7 100.0 31
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November 5 5 102 19-43 44.2 14-34 41.2 1-2 50.0 53
December 6 6 141 21-61 34.4 14-46 30.4 1-3 33.3 57
January 9 9 238 40-87 46.0 27-63 42.9 16-21 76.2 123
February 8 8 232 46-89 51.7 28-65 43.1 22-26 84.6 142
March 2 2 53 8-19 42.1 6-15 40.0 3-5 60.0 25
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 30 30 25.5 7.0-15.6 44.8 4.6-11.6 39.9 2.2-3.0 75.4 20.9
Conference 14 14 28.4 6.4-13.9 46.4 4.3-10.4 41.7 3.5-4.4 79.5 20.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -
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Home 15 15 26.4 7.4-16.9 43.7 4.2-11.8 35.9 2.2-2.9 75.9 21.2
Away 11 11 23.6 6.0-13.2 45.3 4.6-10.6 43.5 3.1-3.7 83.3 19.7
Neutral 4 4 27.5 8.0-16.7 47.8 6.2-13.5 45.9 0.4-1.5 25.0 22.5
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Wins 26 26 25.5 7.6-16.3 46.8 4.9-12.1 40.5 2.2-3.0 72.0 22.3
Losses 4 4 26.0 3.1-11.5 26.7 3.1-8.8 34.8 2.7-2.7 100.0 11.9
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November 5 5 20.4 7.5-16.9 44.2 5.5-13.3 41.2 0.4-0.8 50.0 20.8
December 6 6 23.5 6.0-17.3 34.4 4.0-13.0 30.4 0.3-0.9 33.3 16.2
January 9 9 26.4 6.7-14.6 46.0 4.5-10.6 42.9 2.7-3.5 76.2 20.7
February 8 8 29.0 7.9-15.3 51.7 4.8-11.2 43.1 3.8-4.5 84.6 24.5
March 2 2 26.5 6.0-14.3 42.1 4.5-11.3 40.0 2.3-3.8 60.0 18.9
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 30 30 25.5 0.3 1.8 2.0 2.0 0.1 1.9 1.4 1.3 1.0 0.2
Conference 14 14 28.4 0.4 1.6 2.0 1.9 0.1 2.2 1.4 1.6 1.0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 26.4 0.3 1.3 1.6 1.5 - 1.9 1.5 1.2 1.3 0.2
Away 11 11 23.6 0.2 1.7 1.9 2.5 0.2 1.8 1.0 1.8 0.7 0.0
Neutral 4 4 27.5 0.3 3.8 4.0 2.5 0.0 2.3 2.3 1.0 0.8 0.5
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Wins 26 26 25.5 0.3 1.8 2.0 1.8 0.0 1.8 1.2 1.5 1.0 0.2
Losses 4 4 26.0 0.3 1.8 2.0 2.8 0.3 2.5 2.8 0.9 0.8 0.3
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November 5 5 20.4 0.0 3.0 3.0 3.0 0.2 1.2 0.8 1.5 1.0 0.2
December 6 6 23.5 0.5 1.8 2.3 1.0 - 3.2 1.5 2.1 0.8 0.3
January 9 9 26.4 0.3 1.2 1.6 1.8 0.0 1.3 1.1 1.2 0.8 0.0
February 8 8 29.0 0.3 1.5 1.8 2.1 0.1 2.1 2.0 1.1 1.5 0.0
March 2 2 26.5 0.0 2.0 2.0 2.5 - 1.5 2.0 0.8 0.5 1.0
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 30 30 766 8 53 61 59 2 57 43 1.3 30 5
Conference 14 14 398 6 22 28 27 1 31 20 1.6 14 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 396 5 19 24 22 - 28 23 1.2 19 3
Away 11 11 260 2 19 21 27 2 20 11 1.8 8 0
Neutral 4 4 110 1 15 16 10 0 9 9 1.0 3 2
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Wins 26 26 662 7 46 53 48 1 47 32 1.5 27 4
Losses 4 4 104 1 7 8 11 1 10 11 0.9 3 1
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November 5 5 102 0 15 15 15 1 6 4 1.5 5 1
December 6 6 141 3 11 14 6 - 19 9 2.1 5 2
January 9 9 238 3 11 14 16 0 12 10 1.2 7 0
February 8 8 232 2 12 14 17 1 17 16 1.1 12 0
March 2 2 53 0 4 4 5 - 3 4 0.8 1 2
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 30 30 25.5 0.4 2.8 3.2 3.1 0.1 3.0 2.2 1.3 1.6 0.3
Conference 14 14 28.4 0.6 2.2 2.8 2.7 0.1 3.1 2.0 1.6 1.4 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 15 15 26.4 0.5 1.9 2.4 2.2 0.0 2.8 2.3 1.2 1.9 0.3
Away 11 11 23.6 0.3 2.9 3.2 4.2 0.3 3.1 1.7 1.8 1.2 0.0
Neutral 4 4 27.5 0.4 5.5 5.8 3.6 0.0 3.3 3.3 1.0 1.1 0.7
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Wins 26 26 25.5 0.4 2.8 3.2 2.9 0.1 2.8 1.9 1.5 1.6 0.2
Losses 4 4 26.0 0.4 2.7 3.1 4.2 0.4 3.8 4.2 0.9 1.2 0.4
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November 5 5 20.4 0.0 5.9 5.9 5.9 0.4 2.4 1.6 1.5 2.0 0.4
December 6 6 23.5 0.9 3.1 4.0 1.7 0.0 5.4 2.6 2.1 1.4 0.6
January 9 9 26.4 0.5 1.8 2.4 2.7 0.0 2.0 1.7 1.2 1.2 0.0
February 8 8 29.0 0.3 2.1 2.4 2.9 0.2 2.9 2.8 1.1 2.1 0.0
March 2 2 26.5 0.0 3.0 3.0 3.8 0.0 2.3 3.0 0.8 0.8 1.5