GAMEDAY PREVIEW - IOWA WILD AT SAN DIEGO GULLSApr 1, 2022
Iowa Wild (24-26-4-4; 56 pts.) at San Diego Gulls (26-26-2-1; 55 pts.)
The Wild and the Gulls face off for the third time in the 2021-22 season with Iowa having taken each of the first two matchups.
PREVIOUSLY ON THE POND
Iowa faced off against the Central Division leading Chicago Wolves on Sunday, Mar. 27. After falling behind 2-0, the Wild twice cut the Wolves lead to just one goal, but Chicago pulled away on the strength of three third period goals to win by a score of 5-2. Wild forward Mitchell Chaffee scored both of Iowa’s goals in the loss. Iowa goaltender Dereck Baribeau made 33 saves on 37 Chicago shots in the game.
- Iowa forward Mitchell Chaffee has scored two goals in two consecutive games.
- Wild forward Dominic Turgeon has recorded an assist in each of his last two games.
- Iowa is 6-5-0-1 in games against Pacific Division opponents in the 2021-22 season.
- Wild forward Marco Rossi owns four points (1-3=4) in two games against the Gulls this season.
- The Gulls have won seven of their last nine games.
- San Diego forward Alex Limoges tallied 16 points (9-7=16) in the month of March.
- The Gulls have allowed nine goals in two games against Iowa this season.
- San Diego is 7-6-2-1 in games decided by one goal.
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