Today: Green Bay Gamblers (23-12-3) vs. Waterloo Black Hawks (25-13-1), 7:05 p.m., Resch Center, Ashwaubenon.
Saturday: Gamblers at Black Hawks, 7:05 p.m., Waterloo (Iowa) Young Arena.
Season series: Waterloo leads 2-0, winning the last meeting 4-1 on Oct. 12.
Gamblers update: Won 3-0 at Cedar Rapids on Jan. 26 for their fourth shutout of the season. ... Goaltender Richard Ullberg made 24 saves in his first start since joining the team Jan. 17. ... Forward Kevin Irwin committed to the University of Vermont this week. ... Forward Kyle Novak leads the team with 50 points (18 goals, 32 assists) and is tied for fourth in USHL. ... Green Bay is second with a power-play percentage of 25.0 (30-for-120) and fourth on the penalty kill at 83.76 percent (19-for-117). ... The Gamblers are 22-5-1 since a 1-7-2 start and have won 11 straight home games.
Black Hawks update: Have gone 5-1-1 in its last seven games. ... Lead the league with 176 goals. ... Waterloo has five of the top seven scorers in the USHL, including forward Taylor Cammarata, who has a league-leading 57 points (24 goals, 33 assists). ... The Black Hawks have the league's top power-play percentage at 25.81 (48-for-186) and the league's worst penalty-kill percentage at 77.63 (34-for-152). ... Goaltenders Eamon McAdam (3.32) and Cal Petersen (3.38) are 17th and 18th, respectively, in goals-against average.