The Windsor Spitfires earned the 6th most Twitter mentions of any OHL team during the regular season and led their division in the Western Conference in terms of Tweets, according to statistics released by Twitter ahead of the Memorial Cup.

The most popular Spit in terms of mentions was defenceman Mikhail Sergachev and the team's most Tweeted moment of the regular season was their Jan. 9th acquisition of Jeremy Bracco from the Kitchener Rangers. 

The game that scored the highest volume of Tweets during the Spits' regular season was on Jan. 19th, when Logan Brown potted a hat trick in a 4-0 victory over the Ottawa 67's.

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More Twitter Statistics:

Most mentioned OHL teams - Regular season

  1. Erie Otters (@ErieOtters)
  2. London Knights (@GoLondonKnights)
  3. Peterborugh Petes (@PetesOHLHockey)
  4. Niagara IceDogs (@OHLIceDogs)
  5. Kitchener Rangers (@OHLRangers)
  6. Windsor Spitfires (@SpitsHockey)

Most mentioned OHL teams (Western Conference, West Division)

  1. Windsor Spitfires (@SpitsHockey)
  2. Sault Ste Marie Greyhounds (@OHLHoundPower)
  3. Flint Firebirds (@FlintFirebirds)
  4. Sarnia Sting (@StingHockey)
  5. Saginaw Spirit (@SpiritHockey)


Most mentioned Spitfires players - Regular season

  1. Mikhail Sergachev, D
  2. Jeremy Bracco, RW
  3. Logan Brown, C
  4. Sean Day, D
  5. Graham Knott, LW