Oh, Brother! The NHL’s Siblings of the Past, Present, and Future (Part Three: Future)

Click here to read parts one and two of this series first! One of the best parts of watching hockey, or even sports in general, is watching relationships develop between players. Whether it's a rivalry that's all in good fun between opponents or a close bond between long-time teammates, it really helps fans build a … Continue reading Oh, Brother! The NHL’s Siblings of the Past, Present, and Future (Part Three: Future)

Roadrunners Split Home Stand

The Tucson Roadrunners returned home after a lengthy road trip to take on the Bakersfield Condors and San Antonio Rampage, going 2-1-1-0 and earning their 28th and 29th wins of the season. Tucson has already matched their win total from last season (29) with 19 games remaining. After falling behind 2-0 early Saturday night against … Continue reading Roadrunners Split Home Stand

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

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

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

The Curious Case of Dylan Strome

At the 2015 NHL Entry Draft, the Arizona Coyotes selected Dylan Strome with the third overall pick. He was one of the most highly touted prospects throughout the league, and many teams were sorry that they missed out on him. He debuted in professional hockey in the 2012-2013 season with the Toronto Marlboros Minor Midget … Continue reading The Curious Case of Dylan Strome

Who Will This Year’s “New Kids” Be?: Rookie Predictions

Rookies are one of the most cherished parts of any sport, especially hockey. The unique thing about hockey is that many first-year players are as young as 18 or 19, as opposed to baseball, for example, with the MLB’s rookies’ average age being 24 ½. So, who will step up to the NHL this year? … Continue reading Who Will This Year’s “New Kids” Be?: Rookie Predictions