Feb 27th, 2015
Curt Gogol’s 12th goal in 18 games shattered a 1-1 tie with 1:25 left in regulation and elevated the Alaska Aces to a stunning 3-1 victory over the Colorado Eagles before 5,289 fans at Budweiser Events Center on Friday.
The Aces, moving within three points of a playoff spot and fourth place in the Pacific Division (Utah was idle on Friday), snapped Colorado’s 8-0-2 streak at home and improved to 2-0-0 on a five-game road trip. They scored all three goals in the third period, entering it tied, 0-0 and Troy Redmann stopped 27 shots.
Feb 27th, 2015
The Alaska Aces continue a five-game road trip and three-game series at Budweiser Events Center against the host Colorado Eagles. The Aces are 3-3-1 in the head-to-head series at Colorado and last faced the Eagles on Wednesday, and the Aces defeated the Eagles, 2-1 in a shootout. The Aces are 23-11-2 in the last five seasons against the Eagles and the three-game series is the final between the teams in Colorado this season. [READ MORE]
Feb 26th, 2015
The Alaska Aces, three time Kelly Cup champions, have been assigned left wing Ryan Walters from the Iowa Wild of the American Hockey League.
Walters is joining the Aces on a five-game road trip, who return to play tomorrow at Colorado, starting at 5:05 p.m. (KFQD/ECHL.TV).
Walters, 23, has 23 points (10g-13a) and four penalty minutes in 26 games with the Aces while leading ECHL rookies with three shorthanded goals. He also carries eight points (1g-7a) and six penalty minutes in 20 games with Iowa this season.