Calder Trophy Race Coming Down To Barzal vs. Boeser

With a little over half of the 2017-18 season played, the Calder Trophy race appears to be shaping into a two-man race between Islanders center Mathew Barzal and Canucks winger Brock Boeser. Mathew Barzal  Barzal was drafted 16th overall by the New York Islanders in the 2015 NHL entry draft and spent the last four … Continue reading Calder Trophy Race Coming Down To Barzal vs. Boeser

Roadrunners Recap: Roadrunners 5, Gulls 3

The Tucson Roadrunners returned home Monday night to face off against the San Diego Gulls again, who they defeated 4-2 Saturday in San Diego. Halfway through the first the Gulls got out to a 1-0 lead with a goal from Giovanni Fiore just as their power play expired. With 30 seconds remaining in the first, Dylan … Continue reading Roadrunners Recap: Roadrunners 5, Gulls 3

Vegas’ Impressive First Half

Through their first 41 games, the Vegas Golden Knights have greatly exceeded expectations. Entering their bye week, they find themselves sitting in first place in the Pacific division and second overall in league standings behind only the Tampa Bay Lightning. Despite preseason predictions and goaltending that was plagued with injury, at the halfway point in their … Continue reading Vegas’ Impressive First Half

Roadrunners Recap: Reign 4, Roadrunners 2

The Roadrunners were unable to pull off a comeback against the Ontario Reign on Sunday night for their teddy bear toss game. They lost in regulation for only the fourth time this season. Early in the first period, Ontario got out to a 2-0 lead Tucson with goals from Michael Mersh and Justin Auger. Kyle … Continue reading Roadrunners Recap: Reign 4, Roadrunners 2

Coyotes recall Strome, assign Kempe

The Arizona Coyotes recalled forward Dylan Strome from the Tucson Roadrunners Sunday afternoon, assigning Mario Kempe to Tucson. Strome was assigned to the Roadrunners on October 9th after two games with the Coyotes. In his 15 games with Tucson, he recorded 26 points (8G, 18A), which was second only to Chris Bourque of the Hershey … Continue reading Coyotes recall Strome, assign Kempe

Coyotes 4, Leafs 1: Leafs win streak snapped

The Toronto Maple Leafs win streak came to an end Monday night at the hands of the Arizona Coyotes, who extended their own win streak to three games. Halfway through the first, Arizona got out to a 1-0 lead with a power play goal from Brendan Perlini who's father, Fred Perlini, appeared in 8 games … Continue reading Coyotes 4, Leafs 1: Leafs win streak snapped

The Roadrunners’ Hot Start

The Tucson Roadrunners continued their hot start to the season with an overtime win over the Cleveland Monsters Saturday night. With their only regulation loss coming against the San Diego Gulls on opening night, the Roadrunners are 6-1-2 and on an 8-game point streak. After the win Saturday night, Tucson has tied the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins … Continue reading The Roadrunners’ Hot Start