GAMEDAY PREVIEW - IOWA WILD AT ROCKFORD ICEHOGSFeb 15, 2022
Iowa Wild (20-17-3-2; 45 pts.) at Rockford IceHogs (19-16-3-1; 42 pts.)
Iowa and Rockford do battle for the eighth time in the 2021-22 season on Feb. 15. The Wild have defeated the IceHogs in five of their eight meetings.
PREVIOUSLY ON THE POND
Iowa faced off against the Grand Rapids Griffins on Friday, Feb. 11. The Wild were firing on all cylinders as they defeated the Griffins by a score of 6-1. Wild forward Marco Rossi scored two goals and Iowa also received goals from forwards Mitchell Chaffee, Bryce Misley and Kyle Rau. Additionally, Wild defenseman Jake Linhart scored in the contest, securing his first career AHL goal. Iowa goaltender Zane McIntyre made 16 saves on 17 shots in the game.
ROLLING INTO ROCKFORD
- Wild forward Marco Rossi is T-3rd in points scored (37) amongst AHL rookies.
- Iowa forward Mitchell Chaffee has registered six goals in his last five games.
- Wild forward Kyle Rau has recorded eight points (2-6=8) in six games against Rockford this season.
- Iowa goaltender Zane McIntyre has allowed just three goals in two starts against Rockford this season.
- IceHogs forward Lukas Reichel has recorded seven points (2-5=7) in six games against the Wild this season.
- Rockford goaltender Collin Delia has a save percentage of .886 in three games against Iowa this season.
- IceHogs defenseman Ian Mitchell has tallied five points (4-1=5) in his last four games.
- Rockford is 9-10-2-0 at home in the 2021-22 season.
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