This Upcoming Weekend

Posted: February 22, 2013 in 2012-13, OHL News, Pregame, Whalers

The Whalers have three divisional games this weekend as they try to stay atop the West Division and to keep their winning streak alive.

Friday’s Matchup:

Windsor – 23-28-1-6 – 53 points – Western Conference: 9th place (3-7-0-0 in the past ten games)

It’s do or die for the Spits as Aleardi returns to the Compuware Arena for the first time since the January 8th trade. Windsor has ten games left in the season and they are nine points away from the 8th seed.

The last time these two clubs met the Whalers skated out of the WFCU Centre with an 8-2 win and the Whalers are 4-0 against the struggling Spits this season.

Saturday’s Matchup:

Sarnia – 32-24-0-3 – 67 points – Western Conference: 7th place (5-5-0-0 in the past ten games)

The Sting are facing the Whalers less then a week after being completely dominated in a 10-2 loss this past Monday. The Whalers lead the season series 3-2 and look to pick up another two points in their final meeting of the season. WHALERS WHITEOUT! – As the Whalers prepare to journey into the playoffs the team is asking fans to fill up the Compuware Arena and to wear white for the game agains the Sting.

Sunday’s Matchup:

at Windsor – 23-28-1-6 – 53 points – Western Conference: 9th place (3-7-0-0 in the past ten games)

The Whalers will finish off the weekend by traveling to the WFCU Centre to face the Spitfires for the 6th time of the season. The Whalers have outscored the Spits 13-4 this season in Windsor. The Whalers have won the past five games at the WFCU Centre with the last loss coming in OT back on October 13th, 2011 . The last regulation loss at the WFCU Centre was back over two years ago on February 18th, 2011.


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