Category Archives: Greenville Road Warriors

NEUHRING: MISSIAEN WINS SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT

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MISSIAEN EARNS SECOND STRAIGHT SHUTOUT IN 1-0 WIN

Road Warriors blank Nailers at WesBanco Arena on Friday

BY: Alan Neuhring, Greenville Road Warriors 

Wheeling, WV For the second consecutive game, Jason Missiaen stopped every shot he faced as the Greenville Road Warriors (17-9-1), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, earned a 1-0 shutout of the Wheeling Nailers (12-11-0) at WesBanco Arena on Friday. Missiaen (6-4-1) made 21 saves in the contest for his third straight victory overall, while Vinny Saponari scored the game’s only goal in the opening frame. Continue reading

NUEHRING: WARRIORS WIN IN OT

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WARRIORS WIN OVERTIME THRILLER ON TUESDAY MORNING

Nicholls nets game-winner in overtime for 2-1 victory over Toledo

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Road Warriors 

Toledo, OH Josh Nicholls scored with just 2:38 remaining in overtime on Tuesday as the Greenville Road Warriors (15-9-1), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, earned their seventh comeback win this season in a thrilling 2-1 victory over the Toledo Walleye (17-4-3) at the Huntington Center. Continue reading

FUEHRING: MISSIAEN STOPS 42, ROADIES LOSE 2-1 IN SHOOTOUT

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STINGRAYS EDGE WARRIORS IN SHOOTOUT, 2-1

Missiaen makes season-high 42 saves on Saturday in shootout loss to South Carolina

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Road Warriors 

Greenville, SC For the second straight game, Jason Missiaen posted a season high in saves (42 stops), but the Greenville Road Warriors (14-9-0-1), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, fell in a shootout to the South Carolina Stingrays (11-10-0-4) in a 2-1 decision on Saturday at the North Charleston Coliseum. Continue reading

CANTLON: WITH 5-3 WIN, PACK TAKE THE BITE AWAY FROM SHARKS

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BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings

HARTFORD, CT - The Hartford Wolf Pack outlasted the Worcester Sharks  earning a 5-3 victory before 3,516 at the XL Center Friday night.

The Pack are now off until Sunday when they travel to Bridgeport to take on the Sound Tigers. The Wolf Pack record improves to 14-9-2-1 (31 points) holding on to third place in the Northeast Division. Hartford still trails the Syracuse Crunch by two points as the Crunch were 4-1 winners over the Hershey Bears. The Sharks drop below .500 at 10-11-2-0. The Sharks are in last place in the Atlantic Division and trail the St. John’s Ice Caps by four points. Continue reading

CANTLON: PACK GIVE THE DEVIL THEIR DUE – MOVE INTO 3RD IN DIV

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BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings

HARTFORD, CT - The Hartford Wolf Pack brought a lead into the third period and held on to win a tight 3-2 decision over the visiting Albany Devils in a rare Thursday night contest at the XL Center.

The Wolf Pack record improves to 13-9-2-1 (29 points) are moves them into sole possession of third place in the Northeast Division of the Eastern Conference ahead of Albany who’s record dropped to 12-8-1-4 (27 points) and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, (also 27 points). Albany falls to the bottom of the division as they’ve played one more game than Bridgeport has. The Wolf Pack trail the second place Syracuse Crunch (14-7-3-0) by two points. Continue reading

FUEHRING: ROADIES BOTTLE CYCLONES

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MISSIAEN BACKSTOPS WARRIORS’ WIN OVER CYCLONES

Greenville’s netminder makes season-high 40 saves in 3-2 over Cincinnati on Thursday

BY: Alan Fuehring, Greenville Road Warriors

Greenville, SC Jason Missiaen made a season-high 40 saves on Thursday as the Greenville Road Warriors (14-9-0-0), proud ECHL affiliate of the New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack, edged the Cincinnati Cyclones (8-8-0-4) at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, 3-2. The Warriors have now won four straight games overall and five straight at home. Continue reading

CANTLON’S CORNER: PACK PREPARE FOR BIG WEEKEND

gerry-150x130BY: Gerry Cantlon, Howlings

HARTFORD, CT - The Hartford Wolf Pack start their weekend games a day earlier than usual as they take to the ice for a Thursday night tilt at the XL Center with the a familiar opponent, the Albany Devils.

“It’s important for us to play our best game and dictate the way we want to play the game,” head coach Ken Gernander said.

The Pack will have to deal with the line of Joe Whitney, Paul Thompson and Scott Timmins, who have made their lives miserable this season.

“It won’t be an easy task, but we will get the last line change and have the right personnel out there,” Gernander said. “I don’t want to focus solely on shutting down their (top) line. We would prefer to have all four of our lines and defense playing our puck possession game that we need to do to be successful.” Continue reading