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Wheeling Nailers Weekly Report

February 19, 2018 - Last Week Fri. 2/16 Fort Wayne Komets 4 @ WHEELING NAILERS 3 Rissling (McMullan, Taylor) Bourbonnais (Fick, Rissling) Arneson (Milan) Morrison- 34/38 Sat. 2/17 Cincinnati Cyclones @ WHEELING NAILERS Postponed - Makeup Date Tue. 3/27 Sun. 2/18 WHEELING NAILERS 0 @ Reading Royals 6 Morrison- 12/16 (L), Stevens- 9/11 Last week, the Wheeling Nailers had their final 3-in-3 of the regular season washed out, but they were still able to play a pair of games. On Friday night, Jaynen Rissling opened the s... Full Story

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Royals Rebound to Blank Nailers

February 18, 2018 - READING, PA- The Wheeling Nailers faced a challenging situation on Sunday afternoon, as they were playing with lots of new faces in the lineup. The Reading Royals took advantage at Santander Arena, picking up a 6-0 victory, as Wheeling played the first of six straight road contests. The Royals scored twice in a span of 1:06, grabbing a 2-0 lead in the opening stanza. On the first tally, Michael Huntebrinker bumped a pass to himself off of the right wing wall, before setting up Alex Krushelnyski, who swatted in a shot from... Full Story

Nailers at Royals Game Day Snap Shot, February 18

February 18, 2018 - WHEELING NAILERS (28-21-4-0, 60 PTS, T-2nd North, T-4th East) 192 GF, 175 GA PP: 20.4% (46-for-225), 3rd PK: 81.0% (171-for-211), 22nd 8-F-Nick Sorkin (6 goals, 37 assists, 43 points in 51 games) 23-F-Garrett Meurs (18 goals, 24 assists, 42 points in 46 games) 14-F-Riley Bourbonnais (18 goals, 14 assists, 32 points in 48 games) 5-D-Danny Fick (1 goal, 17 assists, 18 points in 51 games) 9-D-Jaynen Rissling (4 goals, 12 assists, 16 points in 40 games) 6-D-Dan Milan (4 goals, 10 assists, 14 points ... Full Story

Riley Armstrong Named First Head Coach of Maine Mariners

February 17, 2018 - WHEELING, WV- The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins, have announced a change in their hockey operations staff. Assistant Coach Riley Armstrong has been named the head coach of the ECHL's newest team, the Maine Mariners, effective immediately. Wheeling has hired Jay Spess to take over as the team's new assistant coach. Riley Armstrong began his coaching career with the Nailers at the start of the 2016-17 season, following a 12-year playing career in the NHL, AHL, ECHL, and Europe. Along with... Full Story


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Wheeling Nailers Minor League Hockey


League: ECHL
Home: Wheeling, West Virginia
Affiliation: Pittsburgh Penguins
Website: Wheeling Nailers site
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