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Bugs Sweep Brahmas Behind Thrilling Shootout Victory

NAHL Shreveport Mudbugs September 23, 2023 - The Shreveport Mudbugs (5-1) overcame an early deficit and battled past the Lone Star Brahmas, 3-2 in the shootout in front of another raucous crowd at George's Pond in Hirsch Coliseum Saturday night. LSB got on the board at 12:30 of the opening period as Anthony Capello put a good shot through for his second goal of the year to give the Brahmas an early 1-0 edge. The visiting team would add on w/ a shorthanded tally from Charlie Masek netting his third goal to extend the lead to 2-0 at 14:50. SHV got on the board w/ a... Full Story

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Capitols Hold off Waterloo, Bring Home Two Wins from Pittsburgh

USHL Madison Capitols September 23, 2023 - MIDDLETON, Wisc. - Following a 7-2 win for Madison on Friday night, the Capitols hit the ice looking to exit Pittsburgh with a share of first place in the conference. The seven-goal performance for the Capitols topped any goal total from the 2021-22 season. In fact, you have to go back to April 8, 2022 when the Capitols put up eight goals on the NTDP. As great as Friday's game was, the Capitols had to put it in the rear view mirror as it was a great start to the season, but one game will not define a season. Madison came ... Full Story

Logan Nelson Comes Back to Rush for Fourth Season

ECHL Rapid City Rush September 23, 2023 - (RAPID CITY, SD) - The Rapid City Rush, proud ECHL affiliate of the NHL's Calgary Flames, announced today the return of 2022 Blaine Jarvis "Heart and Soul Award" Winner Logan Nelson for the 2023-24 ECHL season via a Heartland Health & Wellness Roster Adjustment. The announcement was made at our annual "Fan Fest" in the Monument Ice Arena, with Nelson in attendance to greet fans, community organizations, and corporate partners. "Rapid has always been a home to me and there is no better place to play hockey," said Nelson... Full Story

Lumberjacks Open 2023-24 Campaign with Commanding 6-2 Win over Omaha

USHL Muskegon Lumberjacks September 23, 2023 - CRANBERRY TWP, PA - For the first time in five seasons the Muskegon Lumberjacks (1-0-0-0 2 pts) and Omaha Lancers (0-1-0-0 0 pts) faced off in USHL regular season play, and this time they did so to open up the 2023-2024 season. Matvei Gridin (Kurgan, RUS) wowed scouts in attendance at the Dicks Sporting Goods Fall Classic with a hat trick in the Lumberjacks 6-2 win. Muskegon opened the scoring 17:07 into the first period on a goal from Joe Connor (Amherst, NH). Ty Henricks (Mission Viejo, CA) held the puck in the left sid... Full Story

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