Thursday, Apr 26, 2018
One of America's Great Newspapers ~ Toledo, Ohio


Walleye versus Wheeling Nailers

Walleye Watch

Vs. Wheeling Nailers

When: Today, 7:15 p.m.


Radio: 1230 AM

Notes: This is the final game of the first half of the season for Toledo (12-20-3). The Walleye are 14 points out of the eighth and final playoff spot. … It is the first of three home games this weekend at the Huntington Center, where Toledo is 8-7-0. Toledo hosts Reading on Saturday and Greenville on Sunday. … The Walleye will play 21 of their final 37 games at home and 16 on the road. They are 4-13-3 away from home. … Toledo lost twice at Reading last weekend by a combined score of 10-6. … Former Bowling Green State University defenseman Bobby Shea was reassigned to the team. Shea played in the first three games of the season for the Walleye and had one assist. D Russ Sinkewich also has returned from the AHL. Sinkewich posted 10 assists in 20 games with Toledo earlier this year. G Brooks Ostergard also signed with the Walleye after appearing in five ECHL games this year for Idaho, South Carolina, and Wheeling. … The Walleye power-play unit ranks second overall in the ECHL (scoring on 20.3 percent of its 138 chances). … Toledo has lost its top three scorers to AHL promotions. … G Mac Carruth (4-7-0) has a 3.24 GAA. … F Aaron Clarke is on a four-game goal-scoring streak, the second longest current streak in the ECHL. … The Walleye have won two straight against Wheeling and are 3-1-0 overall against the Nailers. … Rookie Sahir Gill leads Wheeling with 28 points (8 G, 20 A). G Mike Condon (12-8-4) has a 2.54 GAA for the Nailers. … The first 2,000 fans to the Huntington Center will receive a Walleye scarf.

Click to comment

Quis autem vel eum iure reprehenderit qui in ea voluptate velit esse quam nihil molestiae consequatur, vel illum qui dolorem?

Temporibus autem quibusdam et aut officiis debitis aut rerum necessitatibus saepe eveniet.

Copyright © 2018 Toledo Blade

To Top

Fetching stories…