Thursday, December 5, 2019

Quad City Storm

The Imperfect Storm

Not much went right for the Quad City Storm in their second game of the season. After winning their first game in history in overtime last week, they garnered their first loss this week, and boy was it a doozy.

Quad City Storm Sink Peoria Rivermen

- A new page has been added to the hockey history books, as the Quad City Storm have played their first game in franchise history. The newest SPHL team took on their instate rivals at the TaxSlayer Center on Saturday.

Quad City Storm 2018-19 Season Preview

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.

Rivermen Weather Preseason Storm

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.