Friday, January 18, 2019

Quad City Storm

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.

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.

Behind Enemy Lines: Peoria

MOLINE, Ill. – The Quad City Storm and Peoria Rivermen, as the SPHL's two northern-most teams, will be seeing a lot of each other during the Storm's inaugural season.

A New Storm Rolls in to Quad City

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

Quad-City Announces Inaugural SPHL Head Coach

Little by little, the puzzle pieces are falling in to place for the Quad City SPHL team. On Friday the first head coach in Quad-City's SPHL history was announced, and it is a familiar name to fans of the Illinois-based team. Dave Pszenyczny is taking the reins of the team that has yet to find a name.

Q&A – Quad City Co-owner John Dawson

MOLINE, Ill. – The dust has begun to settle after the announcement last week that professional hockey is staying in the Quad Cities. Local...

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.

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.

The Gathering Storm

MOLINE, Ill. – Less than 60 days remain until opening night for the Quad City Storm in the SPHL. The Storm roster is slowly accumulating, as eight players have been signed to Professional Try-Out Agreements.

Forecasting the Storm’s First Lineup

The countdown to the season opener for the Quad City Storm is ticking on and on, as less than four weeks remain before October 20th. A few names stand out as most likely to be the first men on the ice in Quad City Storm history.