GAMEDAY PREVIEW - IOWA WILD AT MILWAUKEE ADMIRALSMar 9, 2022
Iowa Wild (22-23-3-3; 50 pts.) at Milwaukee Admirals (28-21-4-2; 62 pts.)
Iowa and Milwaukee play for the eighth time in the 2021-22 season on Wednesday, Mar. 9. The Admirals won five of the first seven matchups between the two teams.
PREVIOUSLY ON THE POND
Despite Wild forward Nick Swaney scoring the game’s first two goals, Iowa fell to the Chicago Wolves on Sunday, Mar. 6 by a final score of 5-3. Wild forward Mitchell Chaffee cut Iowa’s deficit to two goals with a goal late in the third period and Wild goaltender Hunter Jones made 27 saves in the loss.
- Iowa forward Victor Rask owns six points (1-5=6) in five games with Iowa this season.
- Wild goaltender Zane McIntyre has a save percentage of .937 in his last five appearances.
- Iowa forward Adam Beckman has recorded seven points (3-4=7) in six games against Milwaukee this season.
- The Wild have used five different goaltenders against the Admirals in the 2021-22 season.
- Admirals forward Mitch McLain has recorded seven points (5-2=7) in seven games against Iowa this season.
- Milwaukee is 11-2-1-0 when tied after two periods this season.
- The Admirals are 25-20-3-0 against Central Division opponents in the 2021-22 season.
- Milwaukee defenseman Matt Donovan ranks second amongst AHL defensemen in minor penalties (24).
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