BEDFORD, MA -- The East Coast Wizards return to action this afternoon at 12:00pm, for a cross-conference matchup with the New Jersey 87s. Today's contest is the team's first game after the holiday break, with the back-end of the two-game set scheduled for tomorrow evening at 5:50pm. This afternoon marks the first meeting in franchise history between the two teams, as the Wizards enter the game with a record of 15-9-1, and the 87s come into this one with a mark of 22-5-0.
"They've done a tremendous job during their first season in the EHL," said Wizards head coach and general manager Freddy Meyer. "Our team has a big challenge ahead of them this weekend, and it's a good test for our group to see how we look coming out of the holiday break."
If you can't make it Bedford for the game, you can catch the action live on HockeyTV. Also, be sure to follow the Wizards on Twitter, for updates throughout today's matchup.