Sunday, March 6, 3:00 p.m. Allstate Arena
Chicago and Milwaukee complete a home-and-home weekend series this afternoon in Amtrak Rivalry action from Allstate Arena. The Admirals pulled out a 1-0 overtime win last night at the Bradley Center in a goaltending duel between PHEONIX COPLEY and Juuse Saros.
The 0-0 score after regulation play produced the first scoreless game for Chicago and its opponent since April 1, 2014. On that date, the Wolves dropped a 1-0 shootout home loss to Milwaukee
Chicago has earned points in all three home games against Milwaukee, including a 2-1 decision in the last meeting between the teams a week ago Saturday.
JEREMY WELSH and PAT CANNONE lead active Wolves players in scoring against the Admirals. WELSH is averaging nearly a point per game with 14 points (9G, 5A) in 18 games while CANNONE has registered 12 points (5G, 7A) in 27 contests.
By The Numbers
18: PAT CANNONE stands 18th in AHL overall scoring, amassing 44 points (20G, 24A) in 55 games. He needs 4 points to surpass his season-best points total set last year with the Wolves.
21: Third period shots by Milwaukee last night, tying an opponent season high. The Wolves also surrendered 21 shots against Rockford on Feb. 20 (in the opening period).
109: Number of Chicago wins AND home games played against Milwaukee in the all-time series. The Wolves own a lifetime winning percentage of .587 (56-37-5-4-7) versus the Admirals at Allstate Arena.
.750: Chicago’s winning percentage on Sundays this season (7-2-1-0).
Follow The Action
Today’s game begins at 3:00 p.m. and can be seen on WCIU The U and streamed on www.ahllive.com. Those away from a TV or computer can follow @Chicago_Wolves or @ChiWolvesLive on Twitter for live in-game play-by-play.