Author Archives: B. Baldwin

About B. Baldwin

Journalist - Covering The Wheeling Nailers I can be found on Twitter @PF4EWNailers

Penguins Fire General Manager Ray Shero

At a press conference this morning, the Pittsburgh Penguins relieved General Manager Ray Shero of his duties, effective immediately. A search for his successor is already underway. Penguins President and CEO David Morehouse said: “Ray Shero is a good person … Continue reading

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Sylvester, Condon Win Weekly Awards

Forward Cody Sylvester and Goaltender Mike Condon have been named Sher-Wood Hockey Player of the week and CCM Goaltender of the week, respectively. Both awards were announced by the ECHL today. Sylvester, 21, had 4 points (3+1) in defeating Reading … Continue reading

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Dusted: Stevenson Stuns Ex Mates with OT Winner, Sweeps Weekend for Hot Nailers

Reading took the lead at 11:52 when Yannick Tifu flipped a puck over an outstretched Eric Hartzell from the edge of the crease. Exactly 2 minutes later, Chaz Johnson would tie the game for the Nailers. Streaking down the near … Continue reading

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Reading Edges Nailers, Earns Weekend Split

The Wheeling Nailers came into Sunday afternoon’s tilt at Santander Arena looking to pick up a crucial 4 points on the weekend. Unfortunately for them, the Royals had other ideas. Sean Wiles’ had a goal an assist, and Ryan Cruthers … Continue reading

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Power Outage: Royals Clip Nailers 2-1.

Coming into tonight’s game, the elephant in the room regarding the Wheeling Nailers’ was their struggling power play. Coming into this game against the Reading Royals at Santander Arena, the Nailers’ had converted just one of their first twenty-eight chances … Continue reading

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Nailers Announce Season-Ending Roster

Today, the Wheeling Nailers announced their season ending roster. Season ending rosters can contain a maximum of 20 players. Of those 20, no more than 8 can be extended qualifying offers. Of the 8 qualifying offers, only 4 of those … Continue reading

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Nailers Announce Protected List

The Wheeling Nailers, ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and Montreal Canadiens have announced their protected list for the upcoming season: G Scott Darling, D Cody Wild, D Gentry Zollars, D Joe Tolles, D Alex Velischek, D Tim Corcoran, D … Continue reading

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