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Storm Game Preview at Omaha: Teams Tied in Western Conference Standings

December 9, 2016 - Ralston, Neb. - The Tri-City Storm (8-9-2-2, 20 pts) and Omaha Lancers (9-10-2-0, 20 pts.) are knotted at sixth in the Western Conference and meet Friday at Ralston Arena for a 7:05 p.m. puck drop. The Storm and Lancers have split the first two games of the season series; Tri-City won the last meeting at the Viaero Center, 4-1, on November 4. The teams play eight times this season. Three of the Storm's main pieces - Alex Limoges, Paul Washe and Dayton Rasmussen - are in Bonnyville, Alberta representing the U.S. Junior ... Full Story

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Jackalopes Drop a Heartbreaker in OT

December 9, 2016 - The Odessa Jackalopes hosted the Wichita Falls Wildcats for the first time this season at the Ector County Coliseum. The Jackalopes are 1-2-1 against the Wildcats through the first four games of the season series, all played in Wichita Falls. The Wildcats opened the scoring when Steven Tillie wristed a shot past Eric Schuch in his first game as a Jackalope on the season. The goal for Tillie was his 10th on the season. Odessa fought back hard as Zach Zech had a shorthanded opportunity. Zech played the puck high off the ... Full Story

Moyse Leads Wildcats to Seventh Straight VictoryThursday

December 9, 2016 - Commencing their first three-game road series of the season, the Wildcats stole game one 3-2 in overtime to win their seventh straight. With snow having fallen in Odessa on Thursday, Jackalopes management decided to make tickets to the game free as an incentive to draw a Thursday night crowd. The Wildcats did not let the hostile environment faze them, as they got off to a 1-0 lead just 3:24 into the game. Steven Tillie was set up in the right circle by linemates Blake Ripley and Isaac Kobienia. Tillie wristed home his ... Full Story

Petes Fans Donate 1,525 Teddy Bears and More During Teddy Bear Toss Game

December 8, 2016 - Peterborough, ON- When Petes forward Zach Gallant scored a powerplay goal with 3:21 to play in the first period against the Ottawa 67's on Thursday night, Petes fans showed their generosity in the 21st annual Petes Teddy Bear Toss. Gallant and his teammates celebrated as fans covered the ice surface with donations including 1,525 stuffed toys, 38 pairs of mittens, 31 toques, 7 pairs of socks, 3 scarfs, and donations totaling $595.55. The Minor Peewee AAA Petes collected the donations with assistance from Petes game ope... Full Story

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