(Greater Sudbury, ON) The Sudbury Wolves are back in action at the Sudbury Arena this Friday night when they host the Guelph Storm for the one and only time this season. Game time is 7:05pm.
The Wolves are coming off a busy weekend where they went 2-1 through three games. The Wolves picked up two big wins over their divisional rivals and continue to lead the Central Division. Quinton Byfield continues to lead the Wolves offensively with 70 points in 36 games. Saturday, Byfield scored a natural hat-trick en route to being named the game’s first star. David Levin (6), Blake Murray (4) and Matej Pekar (4) also had strong weekend each accumulating over a point per game through the three games.
The Storm sit 4th in the Midwest Division with a record of 22-18-1-4 through 45 games. The Storm are led by Pavel Gogolev who sits 7th in league scoring with 69 points in 45 games. Montreal Canadian’s prospect Cam Hillis sits just behind Gogolev in team scoring with 61 points in 44 games. In net, the Storm roster features Team Canada and top OHL goaltender Nico Daws who leads the league with a 2.42 goals against average and 0.928 save percentage.
Friday’s game is sponsored by The Home Depot who will be on-hand with mini sticks for the first 1000 fans. Visit The Home Depot table in the lower lobby for the chance to compete in their contest during the second intermission as well as for the chance to win a $100 Home Depot gift card. Fans can also visit the OHL Onside and Voices for Women information table in the upper lobby behind section 2 for the chance to win an autographed Sudbury Wolves hockey stick. Come down early and don’t miss out on the special TGIF 3-2-1 offers between 6 – 6:30pm with $3 tall boys, $2 hot dogs and $1 popcorn.
To purchase tickets, visit the Sudbury Arena Box Office or greatersudbury.ca/tickets.
Prior to Friday’s double header, the Wolves will travel to Barrie on Thursday to face-off against the Colts at 7:30pm. Sunday, the Wolves will travel to Mississauga to face-off against the Steelheads at 2:00pm. Fans can tune into the live play-by-play for both games on CKLU 96.7 and mixlr.com/sudburywolves.