Category: Hockey

Early Outburst Gives Allen Americans Win Over Wichita Thunder

Fans of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL) have known the truth for some time. The Allen Americans are pretty good. There is a reason they have the best record in the league, and the Wichita Thunder got to see first-hand Sunday evening why this is so. Two first period goals got the Americans going…

Wichita Thunder Dominate in 4-1 Win Over Brampton Beast

The Wichita Thunder got back in the win column Friday night with a 4-1 win over the Brampton Beast. The victory moved the Thunder one point ahead of the Rapid City Rush in the Central Division, with a chance to extend that lead Wednesday night when they welcome the Rush to Wichita for a head-to-head…

Colorado Eagles Clipped by Alaska Aces, 3-1

The Colorado Eagles once again fell to the visiting Alaska Aces, this time 3-1. The game had a very similar feel to Wednesday night’s game, as physical play and goaltending were the story. The refs let both teams play a hard-hitting game again on the forecheck and the backcheck, which kept the crowd involved when…

Colorado Eagles Fall to Alaska Aces, 2-1

The Colorado Eagles dropped the opener of a 6-game home stand to the Alaska Aces 2-1 in a shootout in front of 5,289 fans. Goaltending was the story of the game, as both goalies had over 30 saves. Early on, however, it seemed as if it may be a high-scoring affair, when the Eagles tied…