FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
MOLINE, Ill. (March 18, 2017) — The Missouri Mavericks look to bounce back after a 3-2 loss last night to the Quad City Mallards. Tonight's game will be the tenth time the Mallards and Mavericks face-off.
WHO: Missouri Mavericks (28-25-8, 64 Pts.) at Quad City Mallards (34-23-4, 72 Pts.)
WHAT: Season Game #62, Road Game #29 - The Mallards lead the season series 6-3-0.
WHEN: Saturday, March 18, 2017 at 7:05 p.m.
WHERE: iWireless Center - 1201 River Dr, Moline, IL 61265. Broadcast carried live on www.missourimavericks.com, Missouri Mavericks mobile app and ECHL.TV. Live gameday Tweeting at @MissouriMavs.
After a seven goal outburst vs. Tulsa on March 12, the Mavericks have scored only three goals in their last two games (0-1-1). Rookie Conner Bleackley has scored two of these three goals and has points in all three games he has played as a Maverick.
FINN BACK IN
Defenseman Matt Finn made his return to the lineup last night in Quad City. The third year pro had been out with a lower-body injury. Finn picked up a power play assist on Conner Bleackley's first period lamp lighter. The Mavericks also saw the addition of defenseman Patrick Cullity who was reassigned by the Bridgeport Sound Tigers on March 16.