Category: Luke Price

Colorado Eagles fall to playoff-bound Utah, 3-2 in OT

In what the Colorado Eagles would call a playoff tune-up game, the Grizzlies from Utah entered the contest viewing it as a must-win. Utah entered the game needing to record a win to clinch a playoff spot in the very strong Western Conference of the East Coast Hockey League. The Eagles playoff schedule and opponent were…

Colorado Comeback! Colorado Eagles Beat Bakersfield Condors 6-5

True Grit. Yes, that is the title to a popular John Wayne movie, but it is also what the Colorado Eagles showed on Wednesday night. The Eagles looked dead to rights. But that’s why hockey has 3 periods. After trailing 3-0 after the first, Colorado mounted an improbable comeback to win 6-5. A lot of the…

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…