Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Van Stralen Plays Hero as Wichita Forces Semifinal Series Back to Air Capital

WICHITA, Kan. - Ryan Van Stralen has been a tremendous late-season pick-up for Wichita Thunder head coach Malcolm Cameron and on Saturday night, he proved his worth, potting two goals -- including the game-winner, as the Thunder forced a game six of the Mountain Division Semifinals on Monday night in Wichita

Wichita Thunder Extends Semifinal Series, Earns First ECHL Playoff Win

WICHITA, Kan. - With their backs against the wall, it was "all hands on deck" for the Wichita Thunder in game four of their Mountain Division Semifinal series against the Colorado Eagles Friday night.

Wichita Thunder on Brink of Elimination After Game Three Loss

WICHITA, Kan. - Wichita has now lost their last four playoff games, dating back to the 2013 CHL Finals against Allen. Colorado, meanwhile, has eleven straight playoff games dating back to the 2016 Western Conference Finals against Toledo

Wichita’s Special Teams Falter Again in Game Two Loss

WICHITA, Kan. - Heading into game two of their Mountain Division series with the Colorado Eagles, the Wichita Thunder needed to do everything right..including on special teams.

Eagles’ Special Teams the Difference in Game One

WICHITA, Kan. - Playoff hockey finally returned to Wichita on Sunday afternoon. The Wichita Thunder played their first home playoff game since Friday, May 10, 2013, a span of 1,800 days between home playoff games. 

Mountain Division Semifinal Preview: #1 Colorado Eagles vs. #4 Wichita Thunder

WICHITA, Kan. - The Colorado Eagles kick off their final Kelly Cup Playoff run in Wichita, where they will take on a familiar foe, the...

ECHL End of Season Awards Voting

Every year, the discussion takes place among fans on who should be the major award winners in the ECHL. Did one player deserve an award...

Allen Win Streak Snapped, Martinson Comments & Playoff Race Implications

ALLEN, Texas - The Allen Americans opened the first a two-game set with the Colorado Eagles Saturday night in Loveland, Colorado. The pair of games could be a preview of the opening round of the playoffs. Heading into the contest, the Eagles were seeded first in the division, while the Americans were seeded fourth

Allen/Colorado Preview, Difference in Play Between Divisions and More

ALLEN, Texas - The Allen Americans are currently riding their longest winning streak of the season (six games) and their longest road winning streak of the season (four games).

Eagles Edge Rush in Final Appearance in the Black Hills

RAPID CITY, Sd. - The visiting Colorado Eagles edged their longtime rivals Rapid City Rush 2-1 on Saturday night in their final tilt ever in the Black Hills of South Dakota.