Press Releases

HEAT LOSE 7-2 TO ICEHOGS IN ROCKFORD

Rockford, IL – The Abbotsford Heat lost 7-2 to the Rockford IceHogs (AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks) at the BMO Harris Bank Centre on Saturday night.

The IceHogs scored five first period goals to put the game out of reach early. Ben Walter had a goal and an assist in the Heat loss. Brandon Pirri scored twice for the IceHogs while Ben Youds, Adam Clendening, Jeremy Morin and Terry Broadhurst also had two-point games in front of 4,779 fans in Rockford. The loss extends the Heat losing streak to three games and snaps a two-game winless streak for the IceHogs.

Rockford scored five goals in a span of nine minutes and 37 seconds between 6:03 and 15:40 of the first period. After 20 minutes of play the IceHogs were ahead 5-0 on two power play goals, a pair of even strength goals and a short-handed goal.

Ben Walter scored his tenth goal of the season at 11:28 of the second period to cut the Rockford lead to four goals. Tyler Ruegsegger and Joe Callahan earned assists on Walter’s power play goal. The IceHogs responded with their third power play goal of the night, and led 6-1 through 40 minutes.

Krys Kolanos’ twelfth goal of the season, scored just 55 seconds into the third period, cut the IceHogs lead to 6-2. The goal was assisted by Ben Walter and Ryan Howse. The IceHogs added a seventh goal with 8:40 remaining to finish the game 7-2.

Barry Brust made his 23rd appearance of the season and made 31 saves on 38 shots. The IceHogs outshot the Heat 38-23 in the game.

Abbotsford scored once on six power play attempts, while the penalty kill negated five-of-eight Rockford man advantages.

Sunday the Heat will return to Milwaukee for their final game of the season against the Admirals.The game's 3:00 pm PST start closes out three road games in three days for the Heat. Abbotsford’s 12-day road trip finishes on Wednesday against the Chicago Wolves at Allstate Arena.

The Heat return home to face the Charlotte Checkers (AHL affiliate of the Carolina Hurricanes) on February 22nd and 23rd. February 22nd is Country Night at the Abbotsford Entertainment & Sports Centre! The event will feature hotdogs for one dollar and beer for two dollars for the team’s fourth ‘Loonie, Toonie, Dog ‘N Brew’ night. For tickets and more information on the Heat, please call 1-877-452-HEAT(4328) or visit us online at www.AbbotsfordHeat.com.

 



Search Archive »




Browse by Year »

2014
2013
2012
2011

Towne Millwork Ltd.
3 Stars

 

RONALD ALLAN CLOTHIERS STARS OF THE GAME

April 13, 2014 vs Oklahoma City Barons

star no white.pngABB Ben Hanowski

star no white.pngstar no white.pngABB Ben Street

star no white.pngstar no white.pngstar no white.pngABB Brett Kulak

 ronal allan2013.jpg

 

 

Featured Sponsor
SCORING  1  2  3 SO Final
Oklahoma City Barons  0 2 2  1 5
Abbotsford Heat  1 2 1 0 4
April 13, 2014 1:00 PM
Abbotsford Heat
VS
San Antonio Rampage
NHL
AFFILIATE
Heat vs. Rampage
@ 5:00PM Thursday, Apr 17
San Antonio Rampage San Antonio Rampage
April 18, 2014
@5:30 PM
Listen Live
Texas Stars Texas Stars
April 19, 2014
@5:00 PM
Listen Live
Unannounced Opponent Unannounced Opponent
April 25, 2014
@7:00 PM
     Home game
     Away game
Right Side Home Ad
> < April 2014
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
    1 2 3 6 - 3 W 5 - 3 W
6 7 8 9 10 3 - 2 W 12
4 - 5 SO 14 15 16 5:00PM 5:30PM 5:00PM
20 21 22 23 24 7:00PM 26
27 28 29 30      
  Home   Away
West Division
 

 

 

Complete Standings
2013-2014 Regular Season
SKATERS GP G A +/- Pts
Ben Street 56 28 30 -13 58
Max Reinhart 63 20 38 1 58
Corey Locke 64 8 38 -2 46
Markus Granlund 50 23 21 7 44
Corban Knight 67 18 25 11 43

 

GOALIES W L SOL Sv% GAA
Joni Ortio 25 8 0 .924 2.35
Joey MacDonald 5 10 0 .909 3.00
Olivier Roy 7 8 1 .901 3.31
Aaron Dell 1 2 0 .922 2.29
Doug Carr 0 0 1 .846 3.69

 


Full Team Stats
Right Side Column Under Player Stats
AHL LIVE AD
986x100 Affiliates Footer
Choose a Background