Worcester Railers at Wheeling Nailers

Worcester Railers at Wheeling Nailers: By the Numbers 1

When: Saturday, November 25 at 7:05pm

Where: WesBanco Arena, Wheeling, West Virginia

Radio: WORC, 98.9 FM; nashicon989.com

Records:

Railers: 7-7-1-1, 16 points (3-3-1-1 on road) 6th in North Division

Wheeling: 10-4-2-0, 22 points (5-0-1-0 at home) 1st in North Division

Previous meetings:

Nov 23, 2017 Railers 3 @ Wheeling 4 (SO)

Last game:

Railers: Lost to Toledo 4-1 on Friday

Wheeling: Lost to Cincinnati 3-1 on Friday

Leading scorers:

Railers:

Patrick McNally: 6 goals, 8 assists; 14 points

Chris Langkow: 3 goals, 10 assists; 13 points

Barry Almeida: 4 goals, 7 assists; 11 points

Wheeling

Cody Wydo: 8 goals, 13 assists; 21 points

Reid Gardiner: 11 goals, 8 assists; 19 points

Garrett Meurs: 10 goals, 9 assists; 19 points

Special Teams

Railers:

Power play: 12.9% (11.5% on road)

Penalty Kill: 83.3% (85.7% on road)

Wheeling:

Power Play: 27.2% (24.0% at home)

Penalty Kill: 75.6% (72.4% at home)

Probable goaltender match-up:

Worcester Eamon McAdam (4-3-1-1, 2.76, .915) vs Wheeling Sean Maguire (7-3-0, 3.50, .904)

Former Worcester players on Wheeling:

Wheeling assistant coach is Riley Armstrong, a former Worcester Sharks forward and fan favorite

Players to watch:

*Mike Cornell (Railers #6) leads Worcester defensemen with 55 penalty minutes

*Yanick Turcotte (Railers #20) lead the Railers with 73 penalty minutes

*Garrett Meurs (Wheeling #23) leads the Nailers with 44 penalty minutes

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