The Chicago Wolves will air 35 games on network television,15 games on My50 Chicago (WPWR) and 20 contests on The U Too (WCIU-DT 26.2), this season. An additional 34 regular-season games will be broadcast live on Comcast Network 100 on XFINITY TV.
The Vancouver Canucks have assigned forwards Steven Anthony and Prab Rai, defenseman Adam Polasek and goaltender Joe Cannata from the Chicago Wolves to the ECHL’s Kalamazoo Wings. The Canucks also have assigned right wing KELLAN TOCHKIN from the Wolves to the Central Hockey League’s Missouri Mavericks, while Chicago has assigned goaltender MATHIEU CORBEIL to Missouri.
Saturday’s game against Rockford marks the sixth time in the Wolves 19-year history, and just the second time in the last nine years, the team has opened the season at home. The Wolves have posted an 8-5-2-3 mark in regular-season openers, which includes a 3-1-1-0 mark at the Allstate Arena.
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill.---The Chicago Wolves and Peoria Rivermen traded goals through 40 minutes, but the Rivermen grabbed two third-period tallies to earn a 4-2 preseason victory Friday night at the Triphahn Community Center and Ice Arena.
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill.---The Chicago Wolves found the net four times in the first 11 minutes, 56 seconds of the contest and cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Rockford IceHogs in a preseason battle Wednesday night at West Meadows Ice Arena.
PEORIA, Ill. -- The Chicago Wolves and Peoria Rivermen each bagged a goal in the first period, but neither dented the net again until the shootout as the Rivermen skated away with a 2-1 victory Monday night in the American Hockey League exhibition opener at Carver Arena.