Team Logo. The Wheeling Nailers are a team in the ECHL. They are the secondary affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Montreal Canadiens. They get their name from the city's long history of manufacturing nails. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Wheeling_Nailers?oldid=6621" Categories: ECHL teams Teams in West Virginia Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.