The Nailers won two segments of their three-inthree weekend, beating Manchester 7-4 and Fort Wayne 4-2. Riley Bourbonnais had the best individual performance, recording a hat trick and an assist against Manchester. The 24-year-old has posted an impressive 15 goals and 15 assists in 43 games since turning pro late last season.
The team got one of its top scorers back on Tuesday, as Reid Gardiner was returned from WilkesBarre/Scranton. The 21-year-old didn’t appear in any games with the Penguins, but was tied for third among ECHL rookies in scoring (14G-14A) at the time of his return.
As of Wednesday afternoon, forward Troy
Josephs, who began this season with the Penguins, has multipoint efforts in three of his last six games. Record: 18-15-3-0, 39 points, fourth in Atlantic Division