WHEELING, W.Va. – The Wheeling Nailers announced that they will play two preseason games against the Johnstown Chiefs.
The Nailers are the ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League and the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins and the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League.
The Nailers will play at Cambria County War Memorial in Johnstown at 7 p.m. on Oct. 12 and will host the Chiefs at WesBanco Arena in Wheeling at 7:35 p.m. on Oct. 13.
Opening Day for the 20th Anniversary Season will be Oct. 18 when Johnstown hosts Wheeling at Cambria County War Memorial. The game is a rematch of Game 7 from the first-ever ECHL Finals that were played in front of a standing-room-only crowd at Cambria County War Memorial. Game time is 7:30 p.m. ET and it will be broadcast worldwide on B2 Networks, the “Official Broadband Broadcast Provider of the ECHL”.