CHICAGO WOLVES TALE OF THE TAPE
Friday, Nov. 22
Team Record: 8-4-3-1
Last Game: 0-5 L at Grand Rapids (Nov. 20)
Season Series: 1-0-1-0
Last Meeting: 3-4 Home Loss (Nov. 15)
Team Record: 9-6-0-1
Last Game: 4-3 W vs. Grand Rapids (Nov. 16)
Season Series: 2-0-0-0
Last Meeting: 4-3 Road Win (Nov. 15)
• Tonight marks the third of 12 meetings in the Amtrak Rivalry this year
between Chicago and Milwaukee and the 200th all-time regularseason meeting between the clubs.
• Chicago has been victorious in the first two tilts against Milwaukee
this season, which matches the Wolves win total in 12 meetings last
• The Wolves won their fifth straight tilt Saturday night when they
defeated the Grand Rapids Griffins by a score of 4-3; the team’s
current five-game winning streak marks the first time it has won five
in a row since Jan. 6-13, 2012, a span of 131 AHL outings.
• Center COREY LOCKE dished out his team-leading ninth assist on
Saturday; the 29-year-old forward also shares the Chicago lead with
5 goals and ranks first on the Wolves with 13 points in 15 games.
• Defenseman TAYLOR CHORNEY has earned 5 assists, 6 points, and a
+7 plus/minus rating in seven contests during the month of
November after being held scoreless and posting a -7 plus/minus
rating in seven tilts during October.
By The Numbers
11 - Number of times the Wolves have played on the road this
season including tonight, which is tied for the third-most in the AHL.
3 - Number of games in a row the Wolves have won against the
34 - Number of shots DMITRIJ JASKIN has fired in eight games this
Midwest Division; Chicago won three consecutive games against
Midwest Division foes once last season (Oct. 13-17).
season; four behind team leader MARK MANCARI, who has played
seven more games.
Follow The Action
Tonight’s game begins at 7 p.m. and can be seen on The
U-Too (WCIU-DT 26.2). U-Too also can be found on
XFinity’s Chs. 248 and 360, RCN’s Ch. 35 and WOW’s Ch.
170. The game can also be streamed on www.ahllive.com.
Those away from a TV or computer can follow
@Chicago_Wolves on Twitter for live in-game play-by-play.
#26 NATHAN LONGPRE
#20 MIIKKA SALOMAKI
Nathan Longpre netted a
career-high three points (SHG,
2A) on Saturday and has
collected four points (SHG, 3A)
in his last two tilts; three of
those four points have come
while the team has been shorthanded.
Miikka Salomaki collected
2 assists and 3 points against
Abbotsford on Tuesday.
The 25-year-old has notched six
points (2G, 4A) in 12 games this
The Raahe, Finland, native
paces Milwaukee with 9 helpers
and shares second on the squad
with 12 points in 15 outings this
season. He has dished out one
assist in two games against the
Wolves this season.
The Peterborough, Ont., native
dished out a helper against
Milwaukee on Nov. 15.
The 20-year-old forward now
has a 3- and 4-point effort to his
credit during his first season in