WHEELING, WV – The Wheeling Nailers will open their second round series against the Reading Royals without their head coach on the bench.
The team announced this morning that David Gove is taking a personal leave of absence from the team. Assistant Coach Jeff Christian will take over while Gove is away.
“We have great confidence in our players and staff to continue a successful run in the playoffs,” said Nailers Governor Don Rigby.
The Nailers and Royals open their Conference Semifinal series tomorrow night at WesBanco Arena.