ROSEMONT, Ill.---American Hockey League MVP Darren Haydar netted a goal and three assists and goaltender Fred Brathwaite recorded saves on all 20 shots he faced to help lead the Chicago Wolves to a 5-0 victory over the Iowa Stars in front of 13,519 fans at the Allstate Arena on Saturday. The victory kept the Wolves one point out of first place in the West Division with one regular-season game remaining.
MILWAUKEE, Wis.---Chicago Wolves forwards Cory Larose and Brett Sterling scored in the shootout and goaltender Michael Garnett denied all four of the Milwaukee Admirals attempts to lift the Wolves to a 4-3 victory over the Admirals at the Bradley Center on Friday night.
Chicago Wolves right wing DARREN HAYDAR has been named the winner of the Les Cunningham Award as the American Hockey League’s most valuable player for the 2006-07 season. This marks the first time that a Wolves player has earned the league’s highest individual honor.
Chicago Wolves left wing BRETT STERLING has been named the winner of the 2006-07 Dudley “Red” Garrett Memorial Award as the American Hockey League’s outstanding rookie, marking the first time in franchise history that a Wolves player has earned league rookie of the year honors.
The Chicago Wolves will host their annual Fan Appreciation Weekend when they welcome the Iowa Stars to the Allstate Arena on Sat., April 14, at 7 p.m., and face-off against the Omaha Ak-Sar-Ben Knights on Sun., April 15, at 5 p.m.
MILWAUKEE, Wis.---The Chicago Wolves strode out to an early four-goal lead and weathered a late, four-goal comeback before sealing the deal with a power-play marker by rookie defenseman Nathan Oystrick to sneak by the Milwaukee Admirals, 5-4, at the Bradley Center on Friday.
The Chicago Wolves will present defenseman and Glenview native BRIAN FAHEY with the 2007 Tim Breslin Unsung Hero Award before the team battles the Grand Rapids Griffins at the Allstate Arena on Sat., April 7, at 7 p.m. The award recognizes the Wolves player who best typifies Breslin’s on-ice spirit and team-first attitude.
Chicago Wolves right wing DARREN HAYDAR and rookie left wing BRETT STERLING have been named to the 2006-07 American Hockey League First All-Star team. In addition, defenseman NATHAN OYSTRICK has been selected to the AHL Second All-Star team, marking the fourth time in franchise history Chicago has had three or more players garner All-Star honors in a single regular season.
ROSEMONT, Ill.---The Chicago Wolves used second-period markers from Cory Larose and Mark Popovic to build a 4-2 lead before holding off a late rally en route to a 5-3 victory over the Grand Rapids Griffins at the Allstate Arena on Saturday.