The Sudbury Wolves host divisional rivals, the Barrie Colts and Mississauga Steelheads at home this weekend as they continue to fight to secure their playoff spot. The Wolves will kick off their week on Friday night when they host the Barrie Colts at 7pm and will hit home ice once again on Saturday for the annual Vale Sudbury Saturday Night against the Mississauga Steelheads at 7pm. The Wolves will then travel to Mississauga on Sunday to complete a home and home series with the Steelheads at 2pm.
The Colts are led by second year forward Lucas Chiodo who currently leads the Colts in both goals and points with 19 goals and 26 assists for 45 points in 56 games. Just behind Chiodo is overage forward Anthony Stefano who has 18 goals and 26 assists on the season.
Friday’s game is sponsored by 3rd Line Studios who will be on hand with great prizes for lucky fans. Visit the 3rd Line Studios table in the lower lobby for the chance to win a fantastic prize pack. The After Hours (Minto Street) Door will open at 5:30 for fans who are interested in taking in the True North Strong Event Centre presentation prior to the game. Presentation will take place in the club area and begin at 5:45pm. Fans interested in attending, can register at https://sudburywolvestickets.com/true-north-strong/.
The Wolves and Steelheads will kick off a home and home series Saturday. The Steelheads are led by highly ranked NHL prospect Owen Tippett who sits 3rd in the OHL with goals with 39 and 10th in the league in points with 68. The Steelheads roster also features New Jersey Devils prospect Michael McLeod and overage goaltender Matthew Mancina.
Saturday is Vale Sudbury Saturday Night! Fans will receive free Vale toques upon entrance to the game. Catch the spectacular Science North science experiment in the first intermission and don’t miss the Shaft Bottom Boys in the second as they make their return to the Sudbury Arena.
Tickets for both games are still available. However, fans are encouraged to purchase tickets early for Saturday’s game as there is limited seating available. Come join the fun in a new era of Wolves hockey! Tickets are on-sale now at the Sudbury Arena Box Office or online at greatersudbury.ca/tickets. Avoid the lines and come down early to get your seats today. For Group Sales and special programs call the Wolves Office at 705 675 3941 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Wolves will travel to Mississauga on Sunday to complete the home and home series with the Steelheads at 2pm. Fans can follow the Wolves on the road by tuning into the play-by-play with Bryan Cooper on mixlr.com/sudburywolves or on the Wolves App.