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Sunday, December 4, 2016

Posts Tagged ‘Las Vegas’

Obituary: Lloyd D. Schleiger

March 8, 1964 - October 16, 2016 Lloyd Donald Schleiger, 52, passed away on the morning of October 16, 2016. He was born in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 8, 1964. Lloyd graduated from Arvada West High School and went on to become a plumber by trade. Showing reining horses and shoeing horses in and helping with many horse shows in his earlier years. A true outdoorsman, he spent his last day doing what he loved, hunting with friends, and surrounded by nature. Lloyd was a kind, gentle, and ... 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 took a ... 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 15-11, ... Full Story

Wranglers over Eagles

Pair of Late Goals Lead Las Vegas to Win LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Las Vegas Wranglers scored goals in bunches to top the Colorado Eagles, 5-3.  The home team built an early 2-0 lead with tallies 21 seconds apart and emerged from a tied game late with another pair 70 seconds apart in handing the Eagles a loss as they begin a four-game road trip that will take place in three different cities over five days. Shots were doled out like playing cards during the first period, in which Las Vegas out-shot ... Full Story

Fallon Leads Las Vegas to Another Home Win

LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Las Vegas Wranglers defeated the Colorado Eagles, 5-1, scoring five unanswered goals and getting great work from goaltender Joe Fallon.  Fallon stopped 32 of 33 shots, netting his league-leading 19th win of the season, and improving Las Vegas' record at home to 16-3-2. The teams combined for three goals in the first period, each of them coming via power plays.  Colorado failed to score on its first man-advantage opportunity, but opened the scoring on their second ... Full Story

Wranglers Split Weekend Set With 7-4 Win

Wranglers Split Weekend Set With 7-4 Win

LOVELAND, Colo. - The Colorado Eagles dropped a game to the Las Vegas Wranglers, 7-4, splitting their weekend set at the Budweiser Events Center.  The Pacific Division's top team -- sitting four points ahead of the Eagles in the Conference standings -- scored four goals in 144 seconds midway through the game to blow it open. The Eagles came out strong, building an early advantage in shots, but the Wranglers quickly swung momentum with the help of several power plays.  Peter MacArthur ... Full Story

Eagles, Jones Move Up in Standings

Eagles, Jones Move Up in Standings

LOVELAND, Colo. - The Colorado Eagles defeated the Las Vegas Wranglers, 5-3, moving within a pair of points of the Western Conference's 2nd place team.  With the victory, Kyle Jones also moved up a pair of rankings lists; he is now tied for the ECHL lead with 15 wins, and he can now claim the second-most wins in franchise history with 44. Jones and the Eagles' penalty killers got the game off on the right skate for Colorado as they killed consecutive Wranglers power plays early in the first ... Full Story

Eagles Win Another Wild One in Las Vegas

  LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The Colorado Eagles defeated the Las Vegas Wranglers, 6-4, in a wild game at the Orleans Arena.  The Eagles built a 6-0 lead in the first half of the contest (with five goals from defensemen), only to watch the Wranglers score four unanswered prior to playing the last 1:40 with a two-man advantage. The win marked the 9th game in a row in which the Eagles have claimed at least a point as they continue their climb up the ECHL standings. The Eagles played their ... Full Story

Eagles’ in OT win

  Slattengren Gets Game-Tying & -Winning Goals in Eagles' OT Win   ONTARIO, Calif. - The Colorado Eagles, playing their third game in as many nights, defeated the Ontario Reign in overtime, 4-3, in the teams' first meeting. The Eagles got two goals from defensemen, scored on three power plays, and bounced back from a record-trying loss the night before thanks in large part to Aaron Slattengren's two tallies. A night after giving up four goals to a single player -- including two in ... Full Story

Lampe Lights Lamp 4 Times; Las Vegas Wins 9-3

  LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Eric Lampe scored four goals on five shots, helping lead the way as Las Vegas defeated Colorado, 9-3, tying the Eagles' record for most goals allowed in a game. Judd Blackwater also had a strong night statistically, netting two power-play goals as the Wranglers went 3-for-8 with the man advantage. The Eagles got off to a good start when Akim Aliu finished off a give-and-go with Tommy Maxwell 4:12 into the opening frame. But the Wranglers scored three goals in just under ... Full Story

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