Game Preview: Johnstown @ Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

Mar 4, 2016

The Johnstown Tomahawks hit the road for the next to last time this season, visiting the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Knights tonight at 7 p.m. The Tomahawks will look for a victory, as they continue to battle for home ice advantage in the Robertson Cup Playoffs. The Tomahawks enter the weekend two points behind Aston for second place in the East Division and seven points behind first place New Jersey. They also hold an 11 point advantage over the Knights.

The Tomahawks and Knights have battled 11 times this season, with the Tomahawks holding a 7-4 edge in the season series. The teams meet four more times this season, with the Tomahawks hosting all four of those meetings. They will close out the regular season in Johnstown April 1 and 2.

Following tonight's game, the Tomahawks make the trip to New Jersey for a showdown with the Titans tomorrow night. They return home to take on the Knights next Friday and Saturday at the War Memorial.