Mayhem ECHL call-ups thriving at next level

The halfway mark of the 2018-19 season is right around the corner, and the Mayhem have now seen more than one third of their opening night roster called up to the ECHL. In recent years, the Southern Professional Hockey League has formed into a reliable pipeline for advancing player careers to the affiliate level. With […]

SPHL announces suspension

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (January 2, 2019) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) on Wednesday announced the following suspension: Evansville’s Nick Wright Evansville’s Nick Wright has been suspended five games as a result of his actions in SPHL Game 115, Birmingham at Evansville, played on Monday, December 31. Wright was assessed a minor penalty for instigating, […]

Fayetteville’s Dillon Kelley named Warrior Player of the Week

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (January 2, 2019) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced goaltender Dillon Kelley of the Fayetteville Marksmen is the Warrior Player of the Week for December 24-30. Kelley went 3-0-0, posting a 1.64 goals against average and 0.945 save percentage in leading the Marksmen to a trio of wins last week. […]

Storm enter new year with win over Rivermen

By Bobby Metcalfe, Quad-City Times (Photo by Andy Abeyta) The Quad-City Storm and Peoria Rivermen kept the fireworks to a minimum Monday. But make no mistake, the SPHL has the rivalry it desires. Read more

Murray’s big night not enough in Dawgs’ 5-4 loss

ROANOKE, Va. – The Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs erased a three-goal deficit and tied the game at four in the third but allowed a late goal and ultimately fell to the Knoxville Ice Bears, 5-4, on New Year’s Eve at Berglund Center. Colin Murray put up two goals and two assists in the loss. Trailing 4-1 early […]