Thursday, January 17, 2019

Wheeling Nailers

Nailers Close Home Schedule With a Victory

WHEELING, W.V.-  Teams always want to do well in every home game in a season, with the home opener and home finale being two of the biggest home dates on the calendar. Wheeling saw a large crowd pass through the turnstiles for the home finale, 4296 to be exact.

Nailers End Beast Playoff Hopes

The Brampton Beast began Friday Night's contest with a tragic number of two, meaning any gain of two points by the Wheeling Nailers meant that they would be eliminated from the 2018 Kelly Cup Playoffs. However, it would be a tall task for the visitors from Canada to win in Wesbanco Arena, where the Nailers own a 19-11-2-0 record entering the game.

With Season Coming to Close, the North is Wide Open

With just over two weeks remaining in the regular season, teams in every division have begun to officially punch their tickets into the Kelly Cup Playoffs. Every division, that is, except for the North.

Nailers Earn First Shutout of Season

WHEELING, W.V. - As the race for the playoffs continues to intensify for the two teams battling for the fourth and final playoff spot in the ECHL’s North Division, so does the action on the ice

Big Second Period Leads Worcester to Win Over Wheeling

In the fight for the playoffs in the ECHL’s North Division the top three have opened a five-point lead over the Nailers entering tonight’s action. The Nailers in turn held an eight-point lead on Worcester.

Reading Doubles Up Nailers

WHEELING, Wv. - With a packed house and the Stanley Cup in Wheeling, the Nailers looked to pull into a tie with Reading for third in the ECHL's North Division.

Wheeling Tops Reading in OT

WHEELING, W.V. - The battle for the playoffs heated up in Wheeling Friday as the Nailers welcomed in Reading. The Royals lead over Wheeling in the North Division standing stood at three entering the contest.

Nailers Top Railers, Extend Playoff Lead

WHEELING, W.V. -  In a divisional playoff race as tight as the ECHL’s North Division, every point is critical. After a rough six-game road trip that saw the Nailers go 1-2-3, the Nailers returned to Wesbanco Arena where they have been successful this year with a 16-10-2-0 record

2018 ECHL Trade Deadline Preview — North Division

The ECHL North Division has been one of the toughest all season long. Ahead of the deadline, five of the six teams in the division are above .500 and within striking distance of a playoff berth.

Monarchs Drop Third Straight to Division Opponent

The Manchester Monarchs are seeing their hold on the North Division slipping away after dropping three straight games to division opponents, following a loss to the Wheeling Nailers Wednesday night at the SNHU.