CHICAGO WOLVES TALE OF THE TAPE
Saturday, Nov. 16
Team Record: 10-3-1-1
Last Game: 5-3 W vs. Rockford (Nov. 15)
Season Series: 1-0-0-0
Last Meeting: 3-2 Road Win (Oct. 26)
Team Record: 8-6-0-1
Last Game: 4-3 W at Milwaukee (Nov. 15)
Season Series: 0-1-0-0
Last Meeting: 2-3 Home Loss (Oct. 26)
• Tonight marks the second of 10 meetings between the Wolves and
Griffins this season and their 106th all-time regular-season matchup.
• Seven of the last nine contests between the clubs dating back to
last season were decided by a single tally.
• The Wolves and Griffins combined for 18 goals in a 10-8 Wolves loss
in their Nov. 27, 2010 tilt, the most scored in an AHL game since 1996.
• The Wolves won their fourth straight tilt Friday night when they
defeated the Milwaukee Admirals, 4-3; the team’s current four-game
winning streak marks the first time it has won three in a row since
Oct. 13-19, 2013, a span of 87 AHL tilts.
• The Wolves play their first home game in 20 days Saturday night
after posting a 5-1-0-0 mark on their six-game road trip; the club
has just won once at home and are currently in a four-game slid at
• Left wing DMITRIJ JASKIN recorded his first AHL multiple-point
outing Friday night (G, A) and fired off 10 shots on goal; he has
earned three points (G, 2A) and 22 shots since returning from injury.
By The Numbers
3 - Number of first period goals the Wolves scored Friday night after
bagging six first-frame tallies in their previous 14 matchups.
12 - Number of points tallied by center COREY LOCKE in 14 games
+6 - Plus/minus rating of right wing SHANE HARPER, which leads
this season, which paces the Wolves; he sealed Chicago’s win
Friday night with an empty-net tally.
the Wolves; the 24-year-old forward snapped a three-game
scoreless skid with an assist Friday night.
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.
#10 CHRIS PORTER
#13 GUSTAV NYQUIST
Chris Porter notched his first
goal as a member of the Wolves
Friday night, a short-handed
strike to open scoring against
Gustav Nyquist enters tonight’s
game tied for fourth in the AHL
with 20 points (7G, 13A) in 14
outings this season.
The 29-year-old forward has
tallied 2 points (G, A) in two
games since rejoining Chicago
on Nov. 11.
The 24-year-old forward dished
out 3 assists against Rockford
on Friday and has 10 points (2G,
8A) in six games during
The Thunder Bay, Ontario, native
has racked up 6 points (G, 5A) in
nine games with the Wolves this
year and has also skated in two
NHL tilts with St. Louis.
The Halmstad, Sweden, native
collected a helper in the
Griffins 3-2 win over Chicago
on Oct. 26.