The 16-game long series between the Quad City Storm and Peoria Rivermen has finally come to a close, with a home and home series the cap on the Cold War. Some things continue to be the same for the Storm, as they're unable to capitalize when it's needed the most.
A storm hit the Quad Cities this weekend, and it wasn't the hockey team. After the snow, things went downhill quicker than a kid on a Flex Flyer saucer for the home team.
MOLINE, Ill. - The newest Southern Professional Hockey League team has a name
It didn't take long for the Storm and Peoria to begin fisticuffs on Saturday, but the fight really began on Friday.
LAFAYETTE, La. -- On Monday night's Inside the SPHL Podcast with special guest league commissioner Doug Price, The Sin Bin revealed their fourth annual SPHL All-Star Team, presented in conjunction with the Southern Professional Hockey League and DASH Auctions.
Peoria, Ill. -- Saturday was a night full of hockey history, as the Quad City Storm played their first preseason game. The Peoria Rivermen welcomed them to the league by inviting them to their barn a short drive from home.
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.
For Quad City hockey fans, this has been quite the year. Before the calendar changes over to 2019, let’s take a look back at what all has happened for the Storm this year.
MOLINE, Ill. -- A weekend of surprises was in store for the Quad City Storm, taking on a very familiar opponent and one of growing familiarity.
Six weeks after the Quad City Mallards ceased operations, a new team and new league have entered the area. On Wednesday it was announced in a press conference that the Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) was expanding north to the Illinois-Iowa border city of Moline.