WICHITA, Kan. – Happy green beer hangover! No doubt Saturday was a day to enjoy all the different sports going on across the landscape; Tiger back in contention at a golf tournament, the NCAA basketball tournament, and the push to the playoffs across all levels of minor league hockey.
With our extensive network of writers across minor league hockey, this is your one-stop shop to find how teams you follow did the night before.
Let’s get started!
Luck was not on the side of Chicago Wolves goaltender Oskar Dansk, who had a #SCNotTop10 play Saturday night in Rockford. Samantha Hoffmann recaps the affair between the longtime rivals: https://thesinbin.net/icehogs-and-wolves-battle-for-pot-of-gold/
Chaos reigned during a five-and-a-half-minute stretch of the second period between the Hershey Bears and Springfield Thunderbirds. Andrew Gallant tells you about it: https://thesinbin.net/chaotic-second-propels-bears-to-victory/
Six penalties spelled ruin for the Ontario Reign Saturday against the Milwaukee Admirals… or did it? Duck and Hound has more on the matchup between these Western Conference foes: https://thesinbin.net/admirals-continue-california-road-trip-in-ontario/
The Texas Stars jumped out to an early and commanding lead over the Manitoba Moose Saturday Night, but the two teams eventually combined for 10 goals. Cameron Turner tells you which team walked away victorious after the shooting gallery in Cedar Park: https://thesinbin.net/stars-hold-on-for-crucial-points/
On green ice in Indy, the Toledo Walleye needed extra time to complete the comeback and keep the Fuel out of a top-4 position in the Central Division. More from Michael Scott: https://thesinbin.net/toledo-forces-overtime-with-a-thriller-in-indy/
It was an emotional night in Reading Saturday, as Royals fans sent a fan favorite’s number to the rafters. Ryan Bizzaro was there: https://thesinbin.net/royals-take-down-beast-on-yannick-tifu-night/
The Allen Americans saw their win streak come to an end Saturday night in Loveland, Colorado. Barry Janssen recaps the contest and looks at the playoff implications: https://thesinbin.net/allen-win-streak-snapped-martinson-comments-playoff-race-implications/
It was a St. Patrick’s Day battle between the Wichita Thunder and Rapid City Rush Saturday night in the Black Hills of South Dakota. Mike Crook tells you which one wound up with the pot of gold in the end. https://thesinbin.net/luck-of-the-irish-flips-to-the-rush/