By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD – Although they still have a long way to go before they're crowned Calder Cup champions, the Rockford IceHogs return to BMO Harris Bank Center action tonight with a 2-0 series lead against the Manitoba Moose…
By Jim Hagerty Contributor ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs return to BMO Harris Bank Center action Wednesday with a 2-0 series lead against the Manitoba Moose and a five-game unbeaten streak in the 2018 playoffs. The trip back to Rockford…
By Jim Hagerty Reporter ROCKFORD – The 2017-18 season was a historic one for the Rockford IceHogs. Although the 'Hogs couldn't get by the Texas Stars in the Western Conference Finals, the young club was the first to reach the Calder Cup…
The win gives the IceHogs a 1-0 lead in their best-of- seven Division Finals series with the Moose and pushes their unblemished record in the 2018 Calder Cup playoffs to 4-0-0-0.
By Jim Hagerty Contributor ROCKFORD -- It took a five-hour affair, but the Rockford IceHogs completed a three-game sweep of the Chicago Wolves and now head to Winnipeg to face the Manitoba Moose in the second round of the Calder Cup…
t was the longest game in IceHogs history and the eighth-longest in the American Hockey League. Rockford advances to the Central Division Finals, where they will face either Grand Rapids or Manitoba.
The Rockford IceHogs used three unanswered goals to cruise to a 5-2 win and a commanding 2-0 lead in their first-round, best-of-five playoff series against the Chicago Wolves.
The series now shifts to the BMO Harris Bank Center for Game 2 at 4 p.m. on Sunday at the BMO Harris Bank Center.
"It's going to be a fun battle," Colliton added. "But we can answer the bell. We have a good team."
Tuesday's game was decided in the third period as Lance Bouma redirected Chris DiDomenico’s centering pass into the back of the net with just under five minutes remaining in the game.
With the win, Rockford has now picked up points in nine of its last 10 outings and sits three points clear of fifth-place Iowa with eight games remaining.
Clendening now ranks second overall in assists behind Brandon Pirri’s 132 helpers and seventh in overall scoring.
Highmore has 21 goals for the Rockford IceHogs this season. He went undrafted in 2017 after spending five seasons with the Saint John Sea Dogs of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL).
ROCKFORD -- The Rockford IceHogs came away with two standings points last weekend after splitting with two Atlantic Division teams. Friday in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Chris DiDomenico and Anthony Louis each scored in the third period to…
Nathan Noel notched his first goal in the AHL two-and-a-half minutes into the second period to help Rockford end its four-game losing streak.