ECHL: Icemen Announce 2023-24 Regular Season Game Schedule

By Mike Bonts | May 26, 2023

JACKSONVILLE (Florida Sports Wire) – The Jacksonville Icemen, ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s New York Rangers and the AHL’s Hartford Wolf Pack announced the team’s complete 2023-2024 game schedule. The Icemen will play a 72-game […]

ECHL: Preview of 2023 Kelly Cup Playoffs Division Finals

By Mike Bonts | May 4, 2023

North Division Finals #1 Newfoundland Growlers vs. #2 Reading RoyalsSeries Matchup Sheet For the second consecutive season, Newfoundland meets Reading in the North Division Finals. Last year, the Growlers prevailed in seven games, becoming the eighth team […]

Brady’s Bunch: Icemen Advance to Meet Florida Everblades with 4-2 ECHL Win

By Mike Bonts | May 3, 2023

The Jacksonville Icemen closed out the opening round of the Kelly Cup playoffs against the Greenville Swamp Rabbit with a 4-2 win. Ara Nazarian (3) scored twice. Craig Martin (4) tallied the go-ahead marker to […]

ECHL: Swamp Rabbits Even Series with Icemen; Stingrays Defeat Everblades

By Mike Bonts | April 29, 2023

GREENVILLE, SC (Florida Sports Wire) – Three unanswered goals by the Greenville Swamp Rabbits paved the way for a 3-1 win over the Jacksonville Icemen on Friday night at Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Game […]

ECHL: Jacksonville Ties Kelly Cup Series in 2 OTs

By Mike Bonts | April 24, 2023

JACKSONVILLE ( – In a game that lasted nearly four hours, the Greenville Swamp Rabbits fell short of the Jacksonville Icemen in two overtimes, 2-1, as the South Division Semifinal series was leveled at 1-1 […]

Swamped: Jacksonville Drops Opening Kelly Cup Game, 4-1

By Mike Bonts | April 22, 2023

JACKSONVILLE, FL – Ryan Bednard’s 25-save performance paved the way for the Greenville Swamp Rabbits to win Game 1 of the South Division Semifinal 4-1 over the Jacksonville Icemen on Friday night at Veterans Memorial Arena. […]

ECHL: Crone Named 2022-23 Most Valuable Player

By Mike Bonts | April 21, 2023

SHREWSBURY, N.J. (SportsDay)  – The ECHL on Friday announced that Hank Crone of the Allen Americans has been selected as the Warrior Hockey ECHL Most Valuable Player for 2022-23. The Warrior Hockey Most Valuable Player […]

2023 Kelly Cup Playoffs – Division Semifinals Preview

By Mike Bonts | April 20, 2023

North Division Semifinals (Best of Seven)#1 Newfoundland Growlers (48-22-2) vs. #4 Adirondack Thunder (32-29-12)Series Matchup Sheet Newfoundland is in the Kelly Cup Playoffs for the third consecutive time while Adirondack returns to the postseason for the […]

Hockey Notes: Icemen Defeat Atlanta, Open Door for Playoff Run

By Mike Bonts | April 8, 2023

By Mike Bonts JACKSONVILLE (Florida Sports Wire) –  With Jacksonville’s 4-3 win over Atlanta the stage is almost set for the Southern Divison Kelly Cup Playoffs. The actors are ready. Jacksonville joins first place South […]

ECHL: Florida Moves Closer to Playoff Berth with 4-2 Win Over Jacksonville

By Mike Bonts | April 6, 2023

By Mike Bonts ESTERO (Florida Sports Wire) – The Florida Everblades scored four unanswered goals to defeat the Jacksonville Icemen 4-2 in Estero Wednesday night before 5,886. Sean Josling (19), Will Calverley (1), Nathan Staios […]