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High On The Hog: Depleted

To say the Rockford IceHogs have been depleted by the deadline deals of their parent club would be a massive understatement. Hey, that’s the way it goes when you are an affiliate. As the AHL season approaches the final weeks, the fact remains that the Hogs are going to be suffering from a
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High On The Hog: Carrick Steps Up

  The Rockford IceHogs won three of four games this past week, winning three in a row for just the third time this season. The Hogs also got the overtime monkey off their backs. Rockford won in overtime for the first time this year in Milwaukee Friday night, then prevailed in a shootout the next […]
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High On The Hog: The Defense Of Mac Carruth

The Rockford IceHogs dropped both of their games this past weekend, firmly establishing themselves in the basement of the American Hockey League. It has been a frustrating season to say the least over in Winnebago County. That said, I really have to blame myself for what got me so riled up yesterday. Yes…I visited the […]
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High On The Hog: Road Blues

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate to the Chicago Blackhawks, have not been a good road team this season. This past week was a glaring example of Rockford’s struggles in the home of the opposition. The IceHogs dropped all four games of their most recent road trip, three of which came this week. Rockford did come […]
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High On The Hog: Fewer Fights, Fewer Fans?

The Rockford IceHogs, AHL affiliate of the Chicago Blackhawks, currently have a commercial you may have seen occasionally while watching Blackhawks telecasts. The ads, which also run on local Rockford stations, declare that IceHogs hockey is, “a beautiful combination of violence, speed, and intensity.” It surprises me just a bit that the club would lead […]
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