Monday, April 6, 2020

Colorado Eagles

Colorado Wins in Overtime to Sweep Idaho

BOISE, Idaho - The Colorado Eagles’ ECHL farewell tour rolls on. With their 1-0 overtime victory over the Idaho Steelheads Thursday night, the Eagles completed a series sweep in the Mountain Division Final and punched their ticket to the Western Conference Finals for the second year in a row.

Stifled Steelheads Down 0-3 for Second Series in a Row

BOISE, Idaho - An old saying goes, "Familiarity breeds contempt". In terms of a team being on the brink of elimination in the playoffs, however, how much contempt can one team handle? Such is the case for the Idaho Steelheads, who find themselves down 0-3 for the second time in a series this playoff cycle

Mountain Division Final: A Tale of Two Victories

LOVELAND, CO. - The Idaho Steelheads came into The Centennial State of Colorado fresh off of four straight victories and a game 7 win against the Allen Americans to close out round one of their Kelly Cup Divisional Semifinal.

Mountain Division Final Preview: #1 Colorado Eagles vs. #2 Idaho Steelheads

BOISE, Idaho - The Idaho Steelheads have been the talk of the ECHL these past few days. The comeback narrative has been thoroughly covered since...

Wichita Thunder’s Season Comes to a Close in Game Six

WICHITA, Kan. - Monday night's game six of the Mountain Division Semifinal series between the Colorado Eagles and Wichita Thunder had everything a hockey fan would want in a game: hard-hitting, finesse plays with the puck, solid goaltending, and two teams who battled back every time the other side got an edge

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.