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Iowa Stretches Point Streak to Four in 4-3 Overtime Loss

March 27, 2024 - American Hockey League (AHL)
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DES MOINES, Iowa - The Iowa Wild earned a point for a fourth consecutive game in a 4-3 overtime loss to the Milwaukee Admirals at Wells Fargo Arena on Tuesday night. Turner Elson, Daemon Hunt, and Sammy Walker each recorded a goal and an assist for the Wild.

Walker and the Wild took a 1-0 lead at 7:06 of the first period. After Elson chipped the puck to Will Butcher at the blue line, Butcher feathered a pass to the hash marks that Walker gathered and snapped past Yaroslav Askarov (30 saves).

The Admirals tied the contest 90 seconds later when Ozzy Wiesblatt chipped a rebound over Jesper Wallstedt (29 saves).

Milwaukee outshot Iowa 12-9 in the opening 20 minutes.

Iowa pulled ahead once again at 13:35 of the middle frame. With a delayed penalty to Milwaukee, Walker curled behind the Admirals net and found Hunt for a one-timer with a feed through the seam. Vladislav Firstov also picked up an assist on the goal.

The Wild stretched the advantage to 3-1 with 2:01 to play in the second on the power play. After Hunt sent the puck down the wall for Caedan Bankier, Bankier fired a shot pass to the slot that Elson tipped through Askarov.

Iowa outshot Milwaukee 11-8 in the second period.

The Admirals pulled within a goal 22 seconds into the third when Fedor Svechkov buried a one-timer off a feed from Joakim Kemell.

Svechkov tied the game with a power-play goal that banked in off an Iowa defender at 6:57.

Zach L'Heureux secured the extra point for Milwaukee at 2:19 of overtime with a wrister along the ice.

Each team finished with 33 shots. Iowa was 1-for-4 with the man advantage while Milwaukee went 1-for-3 on the power play.

Iowa travels to play the Texas Stars on Friday, Mar. 29 at H-E-B Center at Cedar Park.

For more information on Iowa Wild hockey, please visit www.iowawild.com. Fans can purchase single-game tickets through the team's website at www.iowawild.com. Group tickets (10 or more), suites, Wild 365 memberships or premium tickets can be purchased by contacting the Iowa Wild Ticket Department at 515-564-8700 or tickets@iowawild.com. Season tickets for 2023-24 are on sale now. Fans can purchase season tickets for the upcoming season at https://www.iowawild.com/wild-365.


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