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Nailers Rally in the Third to Stun, Reading, 3-2

February 5, 2016 - WHEELING, WV- For the second time in six days, the Wheeling Nailers found themselves down, but certainly not out. Wheeling fell behind the Reading Royals 2-0 after two periods on Friday night, before rallying back to score three goals in the third period for a remarkable 3-2 triumph at WesBanco Arena. Chris Ciotti assisted on the tying tally, which came shorthanded, then netted the winner at even strength with 4:13 to go in regulation. One goal was scored during the first period, and it went the way of the visiting Royals... Full Story

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Nailers vs. Royals Game Day Snap Shot

February 5, 2016 - Feels Good to be .500 Again The Wheeling Nailers found themselves in a challenging situation, as they left for a four-game road trip with an overall record that stood three games under .500. However, the Nailers rose to the occasion at the most critical time, posting a 3-0-1 mark to earn seven out of eight possible points. Wheeling took three out of four points in Elmira to begin the trip, then proceeded to Brampton, where it rallied from a 2-0 deficit to take down the Beast, 3-2 in overtime. On Wednesday night, the journ... Full Story

Nailers Beat Cyclones to Finish Road Trip 3-0-1

February 3, 2016 - CINCINNATI, OH - It took some work, but thanks to a successful road trip in which they earned seven of eight points, the Wheeling Nailers are back at .500. On Wednesday night, the Nailers did it all with special teams, scoring twice shorthanded and once on the power play, as they defeated the Cincinnati Cyclones, 3-1 at US Bank Arena. Matt Tabrum, Chris Ciotti, and Anton Zlobin were the goal scorers, and Franky Palazzese made 25 saves. For the third time in four games on the road trip, the Nailers opened the scoring. They... Full Story

Nailers at Cyclones Game Day Snap Shot

February 3, 2016 - Let's Finish the Swing in Style The Wheeling Nailers will complete a stretch of four consecutive road games on Wednesday night, hoping to earn at least one point in all four contests. Over the weekend, the Nailers split a pair of games against the Elmira Jackals, winning 4-1 on Friday, before dropping a 4-3 shootout decision the following night. On Sunday afternoon, Wheeling fell behind the Brampton Beast 2-0, but rallied back with two goals in the third period and one in overtime for a thrilling 3-2 victory. Cody Wydo's ... Full Story


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Home: Wheeling, West Virginia
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Penguins
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