Sunday, August 19, 2018


Inside the SPHL Podcast Episode #54 – Big Dogs Gotta Bark

LAFAYETTE, La. -- The dog days of summer are now in full swing, but the blazing southern heat doesn't slow down the Inside the SPHL Podcast! Mike Campos and Matthew Harding welcome one of our newest additions to our SPHL team, Dana Barker, for his first appearance on the show.

OPINION – Why Teams Fail

AUBURN, Ala. -- Over the past three seasons, the Southern Professional Hockey League has enjoyed expansion to such cities as Roanoke, Va.; Evansville, Ind.; Birmingham, Ala.; and this season, the Quad-Cities area in Illinois and Iowa. However, the expansion has been tempered by the loss of a few teams as well

Tracking the Quad City Storm Through the 2018-19 Season

Last Friday, the Quad City Storm's inaugural schedule was released, allowing fans plenty of time to plan road trips for the season. A new team and new league means new opponents for the Quad City fans to grow used to, and new rivalries can develop quickly.

The Sin Bin Announces Minor League Hockey Logo Tournament

WICHITA, Kan. - The Sin Bin is proud to announce the launch of a summer project that will give fans the chance to vote on which team logo is the best in all of minor league hockey

Nikiforov and Levesque Heed the Call of the Storm

A familiar name has made the history books of Quad City hockey, as the first player in Quad City Storm franchise history has been signed. Vladimir Nikiforov returns to the Quad Cities for his third stint with a team based in Moline.

A Closer Look at the Quad City Storm’s Expansion Draft

NHL free agents or any sort of free agents isn’t the topic today. Rather, we’ll talk history – the first six players in Quad City Storm history, to be precise.

Inside the SPHL Podcast Episode #53 – Sorry, I Was Having a Milky Way

After six excruciatingly long weeks, Mike Campos and Matt Harding emerge from their post-season slumber and bring y'all another episode of the sometimes-hockey-related hijinks we call our Inside the SPHL Podcast!

A New Storm Rolls in to Quad City

MOLINE, Ill. - The newest Southern Professional Hockey League team has a name

Campos’ SPHL Summer Stack Sequel

Last month, I emptied a few thoughts from the pit of my brain. Now with summer officially in full swing, it's time to follow-up on a few things and dive even further into the silly season abyss.

What the Mallards Could Have Done Differently in 2017-18

With the Kelly Cup Playoffs completed and the dust settled after the Quad City Mallards’ ultimate season as we know it, it’s time to look back at the past.