How much will Tucson’s AHL team impact Stockton’s schedule?

Embed from Getty Images This past season, the American Hockey League saw a distinct shift in a westward direction with the establishment of the Pacific Division. To create that division, five existing AHL clubs moved west: The Adirondack Flames became the Stockton Heat The Norfolk Admirals became the San Diego Gulls The Worcester Sharks became the…

FlamesNation Player Evaluations: Freddie Hamilton

Embed from Getty Images Freddie Hamilton is probably better known for being Dougie Hamilton’s brother – and if we’re honest with ourselves, that’s probably a pretty big reason as to why the Flames acquired him in the first place. But when all was said and done, F.Ham proved himself, at minimum, a capable AHL player….

2016 IIHF World Championship Semifinals: Canada vs. USA

Embed from Getty Images When Team Canada and Team USA first met this tournament, it was their very first game of the preliminaries. Neither had their full roster yet, and neither knew just what was in store for them. Still, Canada took the game by a dominating 5-1 score. Patrick Maroon may have opened the scoring…