Monsters Sweep Wolves with 3-0 WinNov 22, 2019
The AHL’s Cleveland Monsters shut out the Chicago Wolves 3-0 on Friday night at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. With the win, the Monsters are now 10-7-1-1 and are currently in fourth place in the AHL’s North Division standings with 22 points.
After a scoreless first period, Cleveland took a 2-0 lead in the middle frame courtesy of a power-play marker from Nathan Gerbe and a tally from Kevin Stenlund. Jakob Lilja picked up his first North American goal in the third period to push the final score to 3-0 Cleveland. Veini Vehvilainen made 16 saves in the shutout while Chicago’s Garret Sparks stopped 22 pucks in the loss.
|CLE||25||1/5||6/6||14 min / 7 inf|
|CHI||16||0/6||4/5||12 min / 6 inf|
Cleveland Record: 10-7-1-1, 4th North Division
Chicago Record: 8-12-1-0, 6th Central Division
The Monsters travel to Charlotte to face the Checkers on Tuesday with a 7:00 p.m. puck drop at Bojangles’ Coliseum. Follow the games with full coverage on ALT 99.1, AHLTV and the Monsters Hockey Network.
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