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Bakker, Hamilton solidify Ice Flyers blue line

Pensacola, Fla. (Dec. 2, 2020) – The Ice Flyers’ Head Coach Rod Aldoff has further solidified his blue line by adding a pair of steady, veteran defenseman with the return of Cam Bakker and the addition of Jake Hamilton. Bakker returns to the Ice Flyers after being acquired from the Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs in […]

Rothenberger named Storm Team President

MOLINE, IL – Storm owner John Dawson announced this morning that former Director of Communications and Operations Brian Rothenberger has been promoted to the role of Team President. “Brian has a proven track record of success in every position he has held, both with the Storm and previous companies he has worked for,” said Dawson. […]

Newcomb signs with Havoc for 2020-21

HUNTSVILLE – Former Ottawa Gee-Gee Mathieu Newcomb signed with the Huntsville Havoc for the 2020-21 season, Havoc Head Coach Glenn Detulleo announced. While attending the University of Ottawa, the New Brunswick native played in 111 games while racking up 53 points with 23 goals and 30 assists. Before attending Ottawa, Newcomb enjoyed a four-year career […]

Forward Matsushima returns to Ice Flyers

Pensacola, Fla. (Nov. 30, 2020) – The Pensacola Ice Flyers and Head Coach Rod Aldoff have announced the return of forward Eddie Matsushima for the upcoming 2020-21 season. Matsushima received his first taste of pro hockey with the Ice Flyers after his senior college season in the spring of 2019. In 14 games, he had […]

Legien joins Havoc for upcoming season

HUNTSVILLE – SPHL newcomer Jared Legien signed with the Huntsville Havoc for the 2020-21 season, Havoc Head Coach Glenn Detulleo announced. Legien, 22 years old, joins the Havoc after competing for the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology during the 2019-20 season. Last season with the Ooks, Legien played in 28 games tallying 48 points with […]

Bulls name Craig Simchuk Head Coach

Craig Simchuk has been named the second head coach of the Birmingham Bulls during the Southern Professional Hockey League era. Simchuk, 31, captained the Bulls during the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons, then retired and served as an assistant coach with the organization last season. He succeeds Jamey Hicks, who will remain with the Bulls as […]

Ice Flyers add defenseman Lagrone for 2020-21

Pensacola, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2020) – The Ice Flyers have announced the addition of point-producing defenseman and All-American, Duggie Lagrone, for the upcoming season. Lagrone is entering his first pro season in North America as he spent last season overseas in France playing for Chambéry. In 26 games played, he had five goals and 13 […]

‘The best hockey that anybody’s ever seen in Macon, Georgia’

On January 2nd, 2021, Macon Mayhem Hockey is returning to the Macon Coliseum with all the action Central Georgians have grown to love since the team’s debut in 2015. COVID-19 precautions led the Southern Professional Hockey League to cancel games and postpone the ’20-’21 season, but major announcements and plans have continued to engage fans […]

Finley named Athletic Trainer for Stingrays

Peoria, IL – Peoria native and 2019-20 SPHL Athletic Trainer of the Year Max Finley has been named the new Athletic Trainer for the South Carolina Stingrays in the ECHL. Finley, 26, spent his first season in pro hockey with the Peoria Rivermen across the COVID-shortened 2019-20 season and was assigned to the team by […]

Havoc add SPHL goalie Pawloski

HUNTSVILLE – Former Marksmen and Ice Bear goaltender Jason Pawloski signed with the Huntsville Havoc for the 2020-21 season, Havoc Head Coach Glenn Detulleo announced. Pawloski appeared in five games for the Knoxville Ice Bears during the 2018-19 season recording a 2.83 goals allowed average with a .920 save percentage. He also played in two […]