Sound Tigers gameday
Hartford Wolf Pack at Bridgeport Sound Tigers
WHEN: Friday, 7 p.m.
WHERE: Webster Bank Arena
RECORDS: Hartford 7-8-2-1; Bridgeport 9-7-0-0
SEASON SERIES: Bridgeport leads 3-1.
LAST MEETING: The Sound Tigers won 2-1 in overtime Nov. 15 at Hartford.
HOCKEY AND HOPS: Tickets to a 5 p.m. pregame beer-tasting, featuring local breweries, are available for $30 (includes a game ticket) through noon Friday. Call 203-345-2300 ext. 7.
ABOUT THE WOLF PACK: Hartford is 3-1-2-0 in its past six games. ... C Filip Chytil returned Saturday after missing five games ill and scored twice in a 4-1 win at Utica. ... C Vinni Lettieri is 8-5-13 in the past 14 games and 3-3-6 in a four-game scoring streak. ... G Alexandar Georgiev has played in 10 of the past 13 games. ... Hartford’s power play ranks second at 24.3 percent.
ABOUT THE SOUND TIGERS: Bridgeport has won three in a row, six out of eight and eight of 11. ... D Devon Toews has a three-game goal-scoring streak, including a two-goal game in Hartford last week. ... Leading scorer Tanner Fritz (3-13-16) has been held off the scoresheet only four times in his 14 games. Two of those were against Hartford. ... The Sound Tigers have gone two games without giving up an even-strength goal.
UP NEXT: Saturday at Lehigh Valley, 7:05 p.m.