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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

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Stoia Hoping to End Career on Good Note

FPHL Port Huron Prowlers September 23, 2023 - Marysville, Michigan native Matt Stoia will return to the Prowlers for 2023-24. He is expected to join the team at the start of November. "Stoia is one of the most skilled players on the ice at all times and he has everything you want in a player," said Prowlers assistant general manager Alex Johnson. "He's a right shot defenseman around 6' 3", those are hard to come by at any level of hockey. I've seen him grow from a player who possesses great skill that could get himself into trouble with it, to a player you can count ... Full Story

Bruno Kreisz Signs with Roanoke

SPHL Roanoke Rail Yard Dawgs September 23, 2023 - ROANOKE, Va. - The Rail Yard Dawgs announced Saturday that forward Bruno Kreisz has been added to the training camp roster for the 2023-2024 season. Kreisz joins the Dawgs in what will be his first season of professional hockey in North America. Still just 24 years old, the Budapest, Hungary native has already played five seasons professionally in the Erste Liga, which features Hungarian and Romanian clubs. At the pro level, Kreisz has tallied 32 goals, 45 assists, and 66 penalty minutes over the course of 201 games. The ... Full Story

Thunderbolts Sign Forward Tyler Vanuden

SPHL Evansville Thunderbolts September 22, 2023 - Evansville, In.: The Evansville Thunderbolts and Head Coach/Director of Hockey Operations Jeff Bes are pleased to announce the signing of forward Tyler Vanuden for the 2023-24 season. The Thunderbolts' 2023-24 season will get underway on Saturday, October 21st at Ford Center as they host the Huntsville Havoc. Vanuden spent the past two seasons at Buffalo State College, finishing strong in 2022-23 with 12 goals and 22 points in 27 games. Vanuden also played two seasons at Finlandia University between 2019-2021. In total, V... Full Story

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