MOLINE, Ill. -- The Quad City Storm are gearing up for the oncoming season, as only a few days separate today from opening night. It’s a new name, new league, and new team that will be hitting the ice at the TaxSlayer Center on October 20th, and most names on the roster are new to area fans.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
MOLINE, Ill. - The newest Southern Professional Hockey League team has a name
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.