Quad City Mallards 2017-18 Schedule Breakdown

MOLINE, IL -- The day that tantalizes ECHL fans with whispers of October has arrived: schedule release day. Fans now pore over the schedule, hotel...

Why the Vegas Golden Knights Should Affiliate With an Illinois-Based Team

MOLINE, IL – As Matt Harding mentioned in his May 9th article, the Quad City Mallards’ affiliation with the Minnesota Wild has ended. While...

Filling Out the ECHL Affiliation Dance Card

Before becoming an award-winning journalist, I was studying to become a weatherman. You know, the guy who universally pisses everyone off in a three-minute...

Komets Move to Second Round

MOLINE, IL -- All good things must end. For Quad City Mallards fans, that end was Saturday night. Game five held less hope for Mallards fans than game four had, until the last 21 minutes.

Revenge of the Mallards

Facing playoff extinction, the Quad City Mallards proved they had some magic yet left in them for Friday night's do or die game against the Fort Wayne Komets

Mallards Pushed to Brink by Komets

MOLINE, IL – The Quad City Mallards are having the same difficulties their parent team, the Minnesota Wild, are currently facing in their own first round playoff series.

Komets Clamp Down on Mallards, Take 2-0 Series Lead

The Fort Wayne Komets continued to show Quad City what the are capable of in Game Two of the Western Conference Division Semifinals.

Komets Take Game One Against Mallards

FORT WAYNE, IN-- In front of a hometown crowd of 5,739, the Komets took game one over the Mallards on Friday night.

Central Division Semifinal Preview: #2 Fort Wayne v. #3 Quad City Mallards

Final Regular Season Records: Fort Wayne Komets: 45-19-6-2 (98 points, 2nd in Division and 4th in Western Conference) Quad City Mallards: 40-28-2-2 (84 points, 3rd in...

Selfless Schaafsma Trades Offense for Defense

FORT WAYNE, IN — Jamie Schaafsma isn't used to playing professional hockey like this. But that's not a reference to the 34-year-old putting together one of the most productive seasons in his 13-year career.