The Wolf Pack (14-22-0-5, 33 pts.) started the second half of their season with wins in two out of three games this past week. The Pack defeated the Springfield Falcons for the first time in seven games between the two teams Friday night, handing the Northeast Division leaders a 5-2 defeat at the XL Center. The St. John’s IceCaps came into Hartford and registered a 6-2 win on Saturday night, but the Wolf Pack rebounded Sunday, scoring the final five goals of the game after falling behind 3-1 at Adirondack, on the way to a 6-3 victory. Jesper Fast had back-to-back two-goal games Saturday and Sunday, and five goals in the three games, and Oscar Lindberg (2-3-5), Danny Syvret (1-4-5) and J.T. Miller (0-5-5) all also had five points each on the weekend.
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The Wolf Pack have three home games this week, starting with a Wednesday-night rematch with Adirondack at 7:00. The Providence Bruins then come to town on Friday for a 7:00 game, before the Wolf Pack welcome the Albany Devils on “Pink in the Rink” Night Saturday (7:00).
Wednesday, January 29 vs. the Adirondack Phantoms at the XL Center, 7:00 PM
Friday, January 31 vs. the Providence Bruins at the XL Center, 7:00 PM
Saturday, February 1 vs. the Albany Devils at the XL Center, 7:00 PM
Wolf Pack Community Appearances:
The Wolf Pack have the following appearances scheduled this week. For further information on these, or any other Wolf Pack community initiatives, contact Wolf Pack community relations manager Frank Berrian, at (860) 541-4728:
David LeNeveu – released by the Wolf Pack from his AHL contract January 21, and loaned by the New York Rangers to the Wolf Pack January 23.
All Wolf Pack practices at Champions Skating Center in Cromwell are open to the public. Schedule is subject to change.
Tue., January 28: 10:00 – 11:00 AM, XL Center
Wed., January 29: 10:00 – 10:30 AM, XL Center (Game vs. Adirondack)
Thurs., January 30: 10:00 – 11:00 AM, XL Center
Fri., January 31: 10:00 – 10:30 AM, XL Center (Game vs. Providence)
Sat., February 1: 10:00 – 10:30 AM, XL Center (Game vs. Albany)
Sun., February 2: 10:00 – 11:00 AM, XL Center
Mon., February 3: 10:00 – 11:00 AM, XL Center
The Wolf Pack’s tenth annual “Tip-a-Player” Dinner and Sports Carnival is coming up Tuesday, February 18th at the XL Center, from 6-9 PM. All proceeds from the event benefit Gaylord Specialty Healthcare of Wallingford, CT. At Tip-a-Player, the Pack players will be waiting tables, signing autographs and joining fans in healthy competition in the sports carnival, which features an array of inflatables and other assorted lively fun. Also, the players will compete for “tips” by accepting various challenges and otherwise providing lighthearted entertainment. For ticket and other further information, go to www.hartfordwolfpack.com.
At every Wolf Pack Sunday home game in 2013-14, fans can take advantage of the Wolf Pack’s “Click It or Ticket Sunday Family Value Packs”. Those include two tickets, two hot dogs and two sodas, starting at only $35. The next Sunday home date is April 6, when the Pack host the Norfolk Admirals at 5:00 PM.
Tickets for all Wolf Pack 2013-14 home games are on sale now at the Public Power Ticket Office at the XL Center, on-line at www.hartfordwolfpack.com and by phone at (877) 522-8499. Wolf Pack tickets start as low as $12 for youth 12 years old or younger. To speak with a representative about season or group tickets, call (855) 762-6451.