Josh McArdle confident he’ll crack IceHogs roster

ROCKFORD - Josh McArdle made history this summer when he became the first Rockford youth hockey player to come through the ranks and sign an AHL contract. Now the Hononegah High School graduate is looking to do it again as the first…

IceHogs announce training camp schedule

The Rockford IceHogs on Tuesday announced their 2018 Training Camp schedule. The IceHogs begin their 20th season of professional hockey, and 12th as the top affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, with their first official practice of the…

Seven IceHogs invited to Blackhawks Development Camp

By Jim Hagerty Reporter CHICAGO - Seven players who skated with the Rockford IceHogs last season will report to the 2018 Chicago Blackhawks Development Camp next week. Forwards Radovan Bondra, Alexandre Fortin, Mathias From, Kyle…

IceHogs sign former Rockford youth player

Staff Report ROCKFORD - The Rockford IceHogs on Thursday announced they have agreed to terms with defenseman Josh McArdle on a one-year AHL contract through the 2018-19 season. He is the first alumnus of Rockford’s youth hockey program…

Chicago has 21 IceHogs under contract for 2018-19 season

Staff Report ROCKFORD - Twenty-one players on this year's Rockford IceHogs roster are under contract with the Chicago Blackhawks for the 2018-19 season, including 10 skaters who saw NHL action. Overall, 13 players earned recalls; six…

Still in it: IceHogs force Game 6 in Western finals

By Jim HagertyReporter ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs are not going quietly from the AHL Western Conference Finals.  That is because the club believes it can pull off one of the greatest comebacks in league history as the series heads

IceHogs still alive in conference bid

By Jim HagertyReporter ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs lived to fight another day after Victor Ejdsell buried a power-play goal two minutes into overtime to seal a 3-2 over the Texas Stars in Game 4 of the AHL Western Conference Finals

IceHogs drop two in Texas, take series back to BMO

CEDAR PARK, Texas -- It took an extra period, but the Texas Stars moved past the Rockford IceHogs 3-2 to take a 2-0 lead in the AHL Western Conference Finals Sunday. The game-winner came at 10:46 of overtime from Curtis McKenzie, who…

IceHogs fall to Stars in conference finals opener

CEDAR PARK, Texas – Sheldon Dries scored at 7:18 of the third period to give the Texas Stars a two-goal cushion and Mike McKenna stopped 31 shots to seal a 4-2 victory over the Rockford IceHogs at H-E-B Center in Game 1 of the Western…

IceHogs roll to conference finals

By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD – The Rockford IceHogs wasted no time doing away with the Manitoba Moose last Friday to remain perfect in the playoffs and advance to the AHL Western Conference Finals. The 6-3 drubbing came from four…