11-02 Oklahoma City Tale of the Tape


Published on

11-02 Oklahoma City Tale of the Tape

Published in: Sports
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Total views
On SlideShare
From Embeds
Number of Embeds
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

11-02 Oklahoma City Tale of the Tape

  1. 1. CHICAGO WOLVES TALE OF THE TAPE Saturday, Nov. 2 7 p.m. Cox Convention Team Record: 4-5-0-1 Team Record: 4-6-0-1 Center Last Game: 6-0 W at Oklahoma City (Nov. 1) Last Game: 0-6 L vs. Chicago (Nov. 1) Season Series: 1-0-0-0 Last Meeting: 6-0 Road Win (Nov. 1) Season Series: 0-1-0-0 Last Meeting: 0-6 Home Loss (Nov. 1) Storylines • Today’s tilt marks the second of four meetings between the Wolves and Oklahoma City Barons. • The Wolves have won five of the eight contests they have played inside Cox Convention Center since the Barons joined the league in 2010-11. • Chicago has outscored Oklahoma City 27-11 in the last seven meetings between the clubs. • The Wolves exploded for six goals en route to a 6-0 rout of the Barons Friday night, snapping a three-game losing streak in the process. • Chicago’s six markers were a season-high and the team had lit the lamp just six times in its previous three outings. • The forward line of SHANE HARPER (2G, A), KEITH AUCOIN (3A), and TY RATTIE (2G, A) paced the Wolves offense; centers ALEXANDRE BOLDUC (2G) and COREY LOCKE (2A) also added twopoint efforts. • Goaltender JAKE ALLEN notched his 10th career AHL shutout - and the Wolves 103rd whitewash in franchise history - on Friday. By The Numbers 8 - Number of times the Wolves have won a road game by six or more goals, which includes Friday night; the team has posted a 5-20-0 mark in the next game following a road win of six or more goals. 16 - Number of Chicago’s 26 markers this year that have come in the 5 - Number of times the Wolves have been perfect on the PK this second period; the Wolves bagged five goals in Friday night’s middle frame. season, including Friday night (six of six). 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. PLAYER SPOTLIGHT #8 TY RATTIE #11 MATTHEW FORD Ty Rattie snapped a six-game scoreless streak by bagging 2 goals and 3 points on Friday; he also earned a +4 plus/minus rating. Matthew Ford was the only Barons skater not to record a minus rating in Friday night’s game; he also fired three shots on net in the contest. The 20-year-old rookie’s threepoint night was his first multiplepoint outing of his professional career. The 29-year-old forward has collected 3 goals and 5 points while appearing in all 11 of the Barons games this season. The Airdrie, Alberta, native is the only Wolves forward to have skated in all 10 games this year; he has collected 3 goals and 4 points in those tilts. The West Hills. Calif, native was teammates with Wolves winger Shane Harper in Adirondack the past two AHL seasons. Right wing Right wing