TULSA, Okla. - It has been said that sloppy wins count as much as the neat ones, and that was certainly the case as the Tulsa Oilers finally got into the win column of the ECHL Western Conference Finals with a 4-1 victory over the Toledo Walleye at home in the BOK Center in front of 3,573.
TOLEDO, Ohio - With a capacity crowd of 7,519 souls at the Huntington Center on Sunday night, the Toledo Walleye looked to take game two of the Western Conference Final in just as convincing of a fashion as they did their 6-2 game one victory from Friday.
Offensive firepower. Physicality. Goaltending prowess. Both the Toledo Walleye and Tulsa Oilers shared many similar strengths heading into game one of the Western Conference Final Friday night.
The Western Conference Finals features two teams and fanbases who are looking at their best shot for a championship in a generation.
Toledo netminder Pat Nagle has shoulder the load in goal for the Walleye in both the regular season and playoffs.
After beating the Fort Wayne Komets on Tuesday to the end the Central Division Semifinal series, the Toledo Walleye got right back to work Thursday night
The battle of Ohio ramps up tonight as the Cyclones and Walleye meet in the playoffs for the first time since 2013 and for the third time overall.
TOLEDO, Ohio - After being dominated in Game Four of the Central Division Semifinal, the Fort Wayne Komets came into Game Five on the brick of elimination versus the Toledo Walleye.
TOLEDO, Ohio - For the third time in four years, the Toledo Walleye and the Fort Wayne Komets will face each other in the ECHL playoffs.
There has been a thunderous changing of the guard in the Central Division this year. It appears the Toledo Walleye's run of four straight division titles is over.