Oct. 6 Notes & quotes: Morin continues hot play, McKenzie scores first pro goal

Recap: http://www.statesman.com/news/sports/hockey/icehogs-skate-past-stars-4-3/nbHGh/ In-game blog: https://wrongsideoftheredline.wordpress.com/2013/10/06/as-they-play-stars-vs-icehogs-10613/ Box score: http://theahl.com/stats/game-summary.php?game_id=1011123 Travis Morin continued his hot streak Sunday night, scoring the first goal and assisting on Curtis McKenzie’s power play tally. Through six periods of hockey Morin has three goals and three assists, easily the best on the team. That’s good news for Morin and his linemates, but […]

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Oct. 5 Notes & quotes: New PP unit looks good, defensive pairs juggled

Recap: http://www.statesman.com/news/sports/hockey/stars-top-chicago-4-1/nbGw2/ In-game blog: https://wrongsideoftheredline.wordpress.com/2013/10/05/as-they-play-stars-vs-wolves-10513/ Box Score: http://theahl.com/stats/text-game-report.php?game_id=1011119 The Stars only had one true power play tonight (the other was an abbreviated one due to another penalty) and converted. It’s a small sample size, but Texas looked pretty good with the first power play unit of Curtis McKenzie, Colton Sceviour, Travis Morin, Maxine Fortunus and […]

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Ryan Button trying to crack opening night lineup

If you’re savvy when it comes to social media and followed the right people, you probably knew about Ryan Button’s life-changing trade before the defenseman did. “I actually found out on Twitter,” Button said. “Eventually my agent got a hold of me.” Button was part of the seven-player blockbuster trade with Boston that sent Tyler […]

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