TRURO - The Truro Bearcats look to gain some ground on the Pictou County Crushers tonight in the Maritime Junior Hockey League.
The two sides are set to battle at 7 p.m. in New Glasgow.
The Bearcats (13-4-0-2) come into the game five points behind the league-leading Crushers (15-3-0-3) for tops in the EastLink Division. Truro took over second spot last weekend with a 5-2 victory over the Yarmouth Mariners (13-5-0-0).
The Bearcats won the only engagement between the two sides this season in a 5-3 decision on Oct. 5.
The game kicks off a run of three games in as many night for the Truro, which travels to Yarmouth Friday at 7:30 p.m. before returning home to host the Bridgewater Lumberjacks (2-18-1-2) Saturday at 7 p.m. at RECC.