CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI- The Chippewa Steel prepare to face off with the Minnesota Magicians this upcoming weekend in a three-game series. The Steel will have the home ice advantage on Thursday and Saturday night with puck drop at 7:10pm. The team will head to Richfield, MN for their game on Friday night. All three games can be viewed via live broadcast on HockeyTV.
The Steel are surging forward with a full head of steam after a skate-off overtime victory against the Minnesota Wilderness. The Steel are boasting an impressive home record of 16-4, winning five of their last six games against the Magicians. Chippewa is also producing impressive special teams stats with an power play percentage of 27 percent. Steel captain Isaac Moberg has helped to keep the Steel scoring efforts on track – tallying four goals and two assists in the last three games.
The Minnesota Magicians are also coming off a victory over the St. Cloud Blizzard. The Magicians are on a four-game winning streak and are looking to progress going into the later part of the season. Despite their fifth place standing in the division, the Magicians always bring a physical game against the Steel.
Thursday night’s game promotion is $1 Beer Night and BOGO adult tickets presented by 92.9 the X. Saturday night’s game is Envy Wellness night. For tickets call 715-861-2131 or go to chippewasteelhockey.com.
The Chippewa Steel are members of the NAHL which is the oldest and largest junior hockey league of its kind in the United States and one of only two USA Hockey-certified leagues that operate under the non pay-to-play model. The NAHL is also one of the best at advancing players to NCAA and professional hockey. Notable Alumni of the NAHL include Ryan Suter (MIN), Patrick Kane (CHI) and Phil Kessel (ARI) All league games are viewable via HockeyTV. For more information, visit chippewasteelhockey.com.