GAME PREVIEW – IOWA WILD VS. CLEVELAND MONSTERS 4.3.18Apr 3, 2018
Iowa Wild (30-25-9-6; 75 pts.) vs. Cleveland Monsters (22-37-7-3; 54 pts.)
Iowa Wild welcomes Cleveland Monsters to Wells Fargo Arena for the final time of the 2017-18 season. Iowa is 6-0-1-0 against Cleveland this year, including a 3-0-0-0 home record.
The Wild lost in heartbreaking fashion to Tucson Roadrunners, as the visiting team scored the game-winning goal with just 37 seconds remaining in the contest Saturday night. Forwards Kyle Rau and Colton Beck and defenseman Brennan Menell all scored for the Wild against the Roadrunners.
- Iowa has earned points against Cleveland in its last eight contests, going 7-0-1-0, dating back to last season.
- Forward Sam Anas leads all Wild skaters against the Monsters, recording seven points (3g, 4a) in seven games.
- Goaltender Niklas Svedberg is 3-0-0-0 with a 1.92 goals against average and .938 save percentage against Cleveland this season.
- Forward Ryan White has three assists in his last four games.
- Cleveland fell to Ontario 5-3 Saturday night in California.
- Monsters forward Terry Broadhurst leads the team with 31 points (13g, 18a) in 48 games.
- Broadhurst also leads the team with four points (1g, 3a) in five games against Iowa this season.
- Former Wild player Jordan Schroeder has nine points (4g, 5a) in his last nine games.
Opponent Date Time Broadcast
vs. Chicago 4/5 7:00 PM CT KXNO / iHeartRadio
at Milwaukee 4/8 3:00 PM CT KXNO / iHeartRadio
vs. Rockford 4/10 7:00 PM CT KXNO / iHeartRadio
vs. Milwaukee 4/13 7:00 PM CT KXNO / iHeartRadio
at Milwaukee 4/14 6:00 PM CT KXNO / iHeartRadio
The Iowa Wild 2017-18 season is presented by Mercy Medical Center and runs from October through April. For more information, please contact the Wild office by calling 515-564-8700 or by visiting www.iowawild.com.