December 2014
S M T W T F S
« Nov    
 123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031  
News for Norther Colorado and the world

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Posts Tagged ‘hockey’

Eagles season over

Eagles season over

  Stockton Sweeps Series, 3-0, With 4-2 Win   LOVELAND, Colo. - The Stockton Thunder defeated the Colorado Eagles, 4-2, sweeping their best-of-five Western Conference Quarterfinals series three games to none.  With the win, the 5th-seeded Thunder advance to take on the defending ECHL champion and 2011-12 regular season champion Alaska Aces in what will be a best-of-seven series. Colorado killed two early Stockton power plays, and Aaron Slattengren nearly put the home team ... Full Story

Thunder over Eagles in OT

Thunder Storms Back For OT Win, 2-0 Series Lead STOCKTON, Calif. - The Colorado Eagles took an early lead but the Stockton Thunder stormed back to force overtime and win the game, taking a 2-0 series lead in the ECHL's Western Conference Quarterfinals.  The best-of-five series now heads to the Budweiser Events Center, with Game 3 Friday night. Colorado jumped out to a quick start, netting a pair of goals in the game's first two minutes.  Joey Sides got the first goal 48 seconds in ... Full Story

Eagles lose opening game

Special Teams Help Stockton to 1-0 Series Lead STOCKTON, Calif. - The Stockton Thunder took a 1-0 series lead in the best-of-five opening round match-up with the Colorado Eagles in the ECHL's Kelly Cup playoffs.  The Thunder diversified their offense, scoring a goal at even strength, shorthanded, and on the power play, while Olivier Roy stopped 35 of 36 shots to backstop the victory. As advertised, the opening period between the two teams featured plenty of high-tempo, back-and-forth ... Full Story

Eagles win final 4-3

Eagles End First ECHL Regular Season With Shootout Win LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Colorado Eagles and Las Vegas Wranglers prolonged the 2011-12 ECHL regular season about as long as they could, but the Eagles eventually ended the game with a 4-3 shootout win.  The victory gave Colorado a record of 38-28-6 in its first season in the ECHL and sent the team into their playoff meeting next week with the Stockton Thunder on a high note. Despite being out-shot 13-6 in the first frame, the Eagles ... Full Story

Eagles vs Thunder in playoffs

Eagles' Opening Playoff Round Opponent Will Be Stockton Thunder LAS VEGAS, Nev. - While the Colorado Eagles were taking on the Las Vegas Wranglers in Nevada tonight, their opening round playoff opponent was being decided in Idaho & California.  With the end of the ECHL regular season tomorrow, the Western Conference's final playoff seedings for the upcoming Kelly Cup playoffs were finally decided tonight. Despite the Stockton Thunder falling to the Idaho Steelheads, the Utah ... Full Story

Eagles lose in Las Vegas

Back & Forth Game Ends in Wranglers' Favor LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Las Vegas Wranglers topped the Colorado Eagles, 6-4, in a game that saw three separate spurts of three unanswered goals.  Colorado built a 3-0 lead, only to see Las Vegas' potent offense tie the game.  Then after taking the lead back heading into the third period, the Eagles watched the Wranglers net another trio of tallies in the final frame. The Eagles dominated play in the first frame, out-shooting the home team ... Full Story

Ulanski Leads Eagles to Win in Home Finale

Ulanski Leads Eagles to Win in Home Finale

Nice Guys Finish First: Ulanski Leads Eagles to Win in Home Finale LOVELAND, Colo. - Kevin Ulanski began the night being recognized as the ECHL's Sportsmanship Award winner for the 2011-12 season, and he ended the night as the game's first star after he helped carry the Colorado Eagles to a 3-1 win over the Ontario Reign in the team's regular season home finale. The teams skated to a scoreless opening period despite five combined power plays.  The Reign owned possession of the puck for ... Full Story

Eagles Clinch Home Ice

Eagles Clinch Home Ice

Eagles Clinch Home Ice in Opening Round With 3-0 Win Over Reign Ketlo Nets Shutout in First Pro Game, Penalty-Kill Goes Perfect 9-For-9 LOVELAND, Colo. - The Colorado Eagles defeated the Ontario Reign, 3-0, denying the Western Conference's 2nd place team important points in its attempt to catch the defending champion Alaska Aces, while at the same time securing home ice advantage in the opening round of the upcoming Kelly Cup playoffs by locking up the conference's 4th seed. Rookie ... Full Story

Eagles in 6-1 loss to Grizzlies

  Eagles Get Into Penalty Trouble in 6-1 Loss at Utah WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah. - In what could end up being an opening round playoff match-up, the Colorado Eagles fell to the Utah Grizzlies, 6-1, in a feisty affair that saw 77 penalty minutes doled out by referee Mike McBain.  Utah blew the game open by scoring five unanswered goals, three on the power play, two of which came on 5-on-3 advantages. The teams skated to a scoreless first frame, with Kyle Jones stopping 11 shots and ... Full Story

Eagles Score Three In Win Over Grizzlies

    Eagles Score Three Unanswered in 3-2 Shootout Win Over Grizzlies Jones Picks Up 30th Win of Season, Tying League Lead   WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah - The Colorado Eagles came back from an early 2-0 deficit to defeat the Utah Grizzlies, 3-2, in a shootout.  Kyle Jones stopped 39 of 41 shots before turning aside all five Utah shooters in the shootout, picking up his 30th win of the season, which ties Las Vegas' Joe Fallon for most in the ECHL. In a fiery first ... Full Story

Page 1 of 161234...10...Last »