By Harper Dial

  • Playoff Hockey Round Three

    Round Three Playoff Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen vs Idaho IceCats at Idaho

    Both the Icemen and the IceCats eliminated their opponents in two games.  The IceCats outscored the fourth-place West Sound Warriors 24 – 2.  The Icemen outscored the third-place Bellingham Blazers 14 – 7.  The Warriors seemed to go quietly, and the Icecats only racked up 16 penalty minutes in...
  • Playoff Preview: Tahoe Icemen vs Bellingham Blazers in Tahoe

    In the six games where the Icemen and Blazers faced each other during the regular season, Tahoe was able to take 12 points, whereas the Blazers managed to keep hold of one in an overtime loss.  Overall, Tahoe outscored Bellingham 32 to 18, even though Bellingham outshot Tahoe 197...
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    Series Recap: Tahoe Icemen vs West Sound Warriors at Washington

    Friday 3/2/18    8 – 2 Tahoe Icemen The Icemen took their time Friday night.  They were down a goal at the first and second intermissions, but took off in the third, scoring seven unanswered goals.  The game winner went to Paul Frys (14) at 15:50 in the third...
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    Series Preview: Tahoe Icemen vs Southern Oregon Spartans at Oregon

    Overview The Tahoe Icemen head to Oregon with an 8-10-1 record on the road, and 49 points in 45 games overall.  The Icemen have a 24% success rate on the powerplay, and a 78% success rate on the penalty kill.  The Icemen have 202 goals for, and 200 goals...
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    Series Recap: Southern Oregon Spartans vs Tahoe Icemen at Tahoe

    Friday 2/9/18    6 – 3 Tahoe Icemen The Icemen came out strong and didn’t underestimate the Spartans.  The Icemen kept the pressure on, especially in the first where they outshot the Spartans 21 – 3.  The Spartans had more shots in the second and third, but it wouldn’t...
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    Series Recap: Tahoe Icemen vs Idaho IceCats at Tahoe

    Thursday 2/1/18    9 – 4 Idaho IceCats The IceCats dominated the first period of play, scoring two unanswered goals.  They started off the second period of scoring, but the Icemen answered back twice before Icecats forward Matthew Kindred scored the game winner with :54 seconds left in the...
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    Series Recap:  Tahoe Icemen versus Long Beach Bombers at Tahoe

    Thursday 1/25/18    7 – 1 Tahoe Icemen The Icemen came out strong, not allowing a single Bombers goal until the midway point in the third period.  Tahoe scored three unanswered goals in the first, including the game winner at 7:30 from forward Paul Frys (14), who would go...
  • Hockey in Lake Tahoe

    Series Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen versus Long Beach Bombers at Tahoe

    Overview The Long Beach Bombers head to Lake Tahoe with a 10-4-1 record on the road.  They have 53 points in 34 games.  They have 182 goals for, 108 goals against, and a 25% success rate on the powerplay.  At the risk of sounding like a broken record, the...
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    Series Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen versus Seattle Totems at Seattle

    December was a difficult month for the Icemen, yielding only two wins in nine games.  Coach Mickey Lang was optimistic looking forward, “we’re a second half team.”  And Coach Lang has reason to be optimistic with the new addition to the Icemen, former Seattle Totem forward,...
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    Series Recap: Tahoe Icemen vs Idaho Icecats at Tahoe

    This series started the same way, but instead of a momentum killer, Thursday night’s loss was followed by the first ever victory by the Icemen against the Icecats.  Goaltender Maximilian Haselbacher (30) was the hero of the game, stopping a phenomenal 73 shots by a frustrated Icecats team. Forward...
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    Series Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen vs Idaho Icecats at Tahoe

    If Tahoe can win the first one, they’ll be more likely to take the series.  When asked about the upcoming games Head Coach Mickey Lang was positive, “We’re excited to play the Icecats.  They’re the top team in our division, if not the top team in the league.  It’s...
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    Series Recap: Lake Tahoe Icemen vs Utah Outliers at Utah

    Friday  12/1/17    9 – 2 Utah Outliers The Icemen kept up with the Outliers until halfway through the second, keeping the score tied 2 – 2.  The game winner went to Utah’s Dylan Massie (16) at 8:10 in the second, followed by two more unanswered Outlier goals.  The...
  • Series Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen vs Utah Outliers at Utah

    Overview The Tahoe Icemen arrive in Utah with a 5-6-1 record in away games.  They have 29 points in 24 games this season.  The Icemen have 110 goals for, 93 goals against, and a 23% success rate on the powerplay.  They have an 84% success rate on the penalty...
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    Series Preview: Lake Tahoe Icemen vs Bellingham Blazers at Bellingham

    Overview The Lake Tahoe Icemen head to Bellingham with a 10-8-3 record (23 pts) in 21 games, and a 2-6-1 record in away games.  They have 98 goals for, and 84 goals against, and a 23% success rate on the powerplay.  They have an 83% success rate on the...