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The Negative Zone

Restricted free agency in the NHL is a weird, middling, vague, and unpleasant realm of the CBA. Due to the League being run by a bunch of old white, back-slapping cronies, the top end of the RFA toolkit rarely ever gets used in trying to poach players that have drastically out performed their
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High On The Hog: Rockford Shuffle

The Rockford IceHogs rebounded a bit in this week’s AHL action, winning two of three games and gaining a bit of ground on first place Milwaukee. With a .662 points percentage, the Hogs sit in second place in the Central Division as well as the AHL’s Western Conference. This week saw a lot of movement […]
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High On The Hog: Fighting Fading In Rockford?

The Rockford IceHogs have had their share of brawlers in the franchise’s eight-plus seasons as the Hawks AHL affiliate. As professional hockey has seen fighting on the decline, however, the Hogs have followed suit. Jake Dowell took on Joel Edmundsen in Rockford’s loss to Chicago Saturday night. It was the 17th fighting major assessed to […]
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High On The Hog: Jake Dowell’s Career Year?

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, continue to play impressive hockey as we approach the holidays. The IceHogs completed a sweep of their four-game trip to Texas and split a weekend set with Iowa and Grand Rapids. Rockford is on top of the Central Division standings with a 17-6-1-2 record. A loss […]
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High On The Hog: Hartman Hot In Texas

The Rockford IceHogs opened this past week with a tough stretch of games in Texas ahead of them. With three of those four contests in the books, a four-game Lone Star sweep is within the reach of the IceHogs. In what may be its most impressive stretch of the season, Rockford posted 15 goals in […]
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High On The Hog: How The Hogs Continue To Roll

Dang…I hate when Mom gives us all sweaters… The Rockford IceHogs, the Blackhawks AHL affiliate, just finished up play for the month with a tough loss to the Milwaukee Admirals. The Hogs Central Division rival handed Rockford three losses in November. Three of the IceHogs top scorers were called up to Chicago this month and […]
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High On The Hog: Back To Bickell

The Rockford IceHogs, the Blackhawks affiliate in the American Hockey League, split a pair of games with Central Division opponents this weekend. The Hogs extended their point streak to eight games and are now 7-3-1-1 in 2015-16. Rockford beat Grand Rapids on the road Friday night. They came back to Winnebago County the next evening […]
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High On The Hog: IceHogs Go Streakin’

The Rockford IceHogs, Chicago’s AHL affiliate, skate into November on a pretty high note. The IceHogs are on a six-game point streak that has seen them win five of six against Central Division opponents. Despite several Hogs getting the call to join the Blackhawks last week, Rockford kept on rolling behind terrific play in net. […]
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High On The Hog: Stars Struck

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, didn’t lose a game to the Texas Stars in the entirety of last season. This weekend, the Hogs dropped a pair to that squad on consecutive days. IceHogs fans got a real good look at this team. Rockford’s shortcomings were on full display as the Stars, […]
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High On The Hog: A California Split

The Chicago Blackhawks AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs, opened their season on the road in a couple of unfamiliar places. The AHL now has five teams playing in California; Rockford visited two of those clubs over the weekend. It certainly was an up and down opening trip. The Hogs scored a solid 4-2 victory over […]
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