Worcester Railers at Reading Royals
When: Wednesday, January 10th at 7pm
Where: Santander Arena, Reading, Pennsylvania
Radio: WORC, 98.9 FM; nashicon989.com

Records:
Railers 14-14-3-2, 33 points (8-7-2-2 on road), 5th in North Division
Reading 19-15-2-0; 40 points (13-6-0-0 at home), 3rd in North Division

Previous meetings:
Jan 7, 2018 Railers 0 @ Reading 3
Jan 6, 2018 Railers 3 @ Reading 2
Jan 3, 2018 Reading 2 @ Railers 1 (OT)
Dec 20, 2017: Reading 0 @ Railers 1
Nov 5, 2017: Reading 3 @ Railers 1
Nov 4, 2017: Reading 1 @ Railers 2
Nov 3, 2017: Reading 2 @ Railers 4

Last game:
Railers: Lost to Reading 3-0 last Sunday
Reading: Beat Railers 3-0 last Sunday

Leading scorers:
Railers:
Chris Langkow 9 goals, 15 assists; 24 points
Barry Almeida: 8 goals, 13 assists; 21 points
Kellen Jones: 7 goals, 11 assists; 18 points

Reading
Matt Willows: 12 goals, 18 assists; 30 points
Mark Neclerio: 10 goals, 18 assists; 28 points
Ryan Penny: 12 goals, 11 assists; 23 points

Special Teams
Railers:
Power Play 10.9% (10.3% on road)
Penalty Kill 81.3% (82.8% on road)

Reading
Power Play 14.6% (17.9% at home)
Penalty Kill 85.3% (79.3% at home)

Probable goaltender match-up:
Railers Eamon McAdam (8-7-3-2, 2.83, .912) vs Reading John Muse (11-3-1-0, 2.20, .934)

Former Worcester players on Reading:
*Adam Schmidt played 14 games for the WorSharks in 2013-14, scoring three points (g,2a).
*Matt Willows played 11 games for the WorSharks in 2014-15, scoring five points (3g,2a).

Players to watch:
*Barry Almeida (Railers #19) has been “even” or better over his last 11 games.
*Chris Langkow (Railers #21) returns from his PTO with Hartford, notching a goal and an assist in 5 games with the Wolf Pack
*Chris McCarthy (Reading #3) has 3 goals and 2 assists over his last four games against Worcester.