Wausau, WI- Heading into Friday, the Wausau RiverWolves play host to the Coulee Region Chill to complete a home and home series between the two teams.
What To Watch For
Look for Coulee Region’s forward Brady Lindauer to try to extend his point streak . The streak started on November 30, 2018 and he has complied 35 goals and 33 assists in the 17 games since. The closest point streak to Lindauer’s is the 63 point effort that L/A Nordiques forward Colby Audette did in 24 games played.
For Wausau, keep an eye on forward Tanner Eskro who scored his 16th and 17th goals last night in the loss. He now leads the RiverWolves in goals scored with 17 and is second in points with 25. Only fellow forward Rollie Carlson has more points tallied with 35.
Between the Pipes
Coulee Region is expected to have goalie Gunnar Snyder starting tonight. The La Crosse, Wisconsin native has started 9 games going 6-1 with a .97 goals against average. His save percentage sits at .934.
Wausau is sending out Alexandr Gilev from Krasnoobsk, Russia. He has started 25 games for the RiverWolves going 6-17 with a .894 save percentage. His goals against average is 4.50.
Join the RiverWolves at Marathon Park on Friday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m for the Teddy Bear Toss Game. The Wausau RiverWolves and The Salvation Army of Wausau have partnered together for this special night. All fans are encouraged to bring a new/gently used Teddy Bear(s) to the game and when the RiverWolves socre their first goal of the game fans throw their Teddy Bear(s) onto the ince to benefit kids in North-Central Wisconsin! Don’t miss this unique promotion! For ticket information visit: riverwolveshockey.com.