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Nailers Raise It on Pirates Night

December 4, 2016 - WHEELING, WV- The Wheeling Nailers turned a double play in their weekend series against the Utah Grizzlies at WesBanco Arena, which concluded with a 4-1 victory Saturday on Pittsburgh Pirates Night. Three of Wheeling's four goals were scored by defensemen, including the first professional tally for Ross McMullan. Doug Carr made the performance stand up with 27 saves. The Nailers got off to a wonderful start, bursting out to a 2-0 lead before the game was four minutes old. The first tally was Wheeling's fastest of the seas... Full Story

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Nailers vs. Grizzlies Game Day Snap Shot

December 4, 2016 - Wheeling Nailers (10-6-2-0, 22 Pts.) vs. Utah Grizzlies (7-11-1-1, 16 Pts.) WHEELING NAILERS (10-6-2-0, 22 PTS, 4th North, 7th East) 60 GF, 54 GA PP: 18.4% (14-for-76), 11th PK: 80.3% (57-for-71), 22nd 26-D-Kevin Schulze (3 goals, 14 assists, 17 points in 18 games) 25-F-Josh Shalla (10 goals, 6 assists, 16 points in 18 games) 11-F-Cody Wydo (7 goals, 8 assists, 15 points in 18 games) 8-F-Nick Sorkin (5 goals, 10 assists, 15 points in 18 games) 17-F-Jordan Kwas (7 goals, 7 assists, 14 points in ... Full Story

Nailers Loan Derek Army to Milwaukee Admirals

December 3, 2016 - WHEELING, WV- The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins, have announced a transaction, which takes effect immediately. Wheeling has loaned forward Derek Army to the AHL's Milwaukee Admirals, who have signed him to a professional tryout agreement. Army, 25, is currently playing in his third full season of professional hockey, and is about to make the climb to the American Hockey League for the second straight season. Last year, Derek suited up for four AHL clubs - the Portland Pirates, Ontario R... Full Story

Wydo Wins a Late One for Wheeling

December 2, 2016 - WHEELING, WV- On Friday night, the Wheeling Nailers got back to some of the aspects of their games that made them successful, as they poured five goals into the back of the net, and came out victorious in the third period. Derek Army scored twice, and Cody Wydo provided the eventual winning goal with 1:17 left in the third period, as the Nailers edged the Utah Grizzlies, 5-4 at WesBanco Arena. Kyle Flemington also picked up his first North American professional goal in the triumph. The Nailers experienced some difficultie... Full Story


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Home: Wheeling, West Virginia
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Penguins
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