Wednesday February 14th Brookings 0 vs. Aberdeen 3 – Matt Vernon stopped all 25 shots that came his way to record his first shutout of the season as the Wings widened their lead in the Central Division with a 3-0 road win over the Brookings Blizzard. The Wings tallied a goal in each of the three periods. Nic Sicoly started the scoring in the 1st period with the eventual game-winning goal. Joe Strada added his 12th goal of the season in the 2nd period as Colton Fletcher scored his 14th goal of the season in the 3rd period to complete the scoring. Blizzard goalie Adam Brizgala made 34 saves in the loss.
This is the 1st game of 5 straight on the road to close out February. With the shut out victory the Wings widen their lead in the Central division to 4 points. However that will all be on the line this weekend when the Wings travel to Austin to take on the 2nd place Bruins Friday & Saturday night! Puck drop for both of those games will be 7:05pm CST. You can watch the games at Buffalo Wings & Rings in Aberdeen or by logging on to HockeyTV.com. You can definitely listen to J K on 94.1 The Rock, HubCityRadio.com or The Rock App!