BEDFORD, MA -- The East Coast Wizards return to the ice today at noon for a big matchup with the Seacoast Spartans. Entering today's contest, the Wizards are the current 7th seed in the New England Conference with an overall record of 18-6-6. As for the Spartans, their mark of 15-21-1 puts them in 8th place, 11 points back of the Wizards.
"Today is a big one," said Wizards head coach and general manager Freddy Meyer. "Yes we have a little bit of a gap between us, but they also have games in hand. Plus they've beaten us all three times we've played so far this year."
As Meyer mentioned, the Spartans have already knocked the Wizards off by scores of 5-4, 3-2, and 3-2 (SO). If the Spartans can complete the regular season sweep today, it would make the race for the 7th seed very interesting down the stretch.
If you can't make it to Bedford for the game today, you can catch the action live on HockeyTV. Also, be sure to follow the Wizards on Twitter, for updates throughout the matchup.