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Knoxville’s Johnny Curran named Warrior Hockey/SPHL Player of the Week

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (February 16, 2021) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced that Johnny Curran of the Knoxville Ice Bears has been named the Warrior Hockey/SPHL Player of the Week for February 8-14. In his first two games with the Ice Bears, Curran scored one goal and assisted on three others as Knoxville…MORE

Skelly’s OT winner lifts Ice Bears over Bulls

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Joel Silverberg, Director of Broadcasting (865) 525-7825, (865) 282-9566 joel@knoxvilleicebears.com Dalton Skelly scored at 2:25 of the overtime period and the Ice Bears defeated the Birmingham Bulls 2-1 at the Knoxville Civic Coliseum on Saturday night. Knoxville has now won three of its last four games. Birmingham…MORE

Ice Bears get boost from Roy in 5-2 win

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Joel Silverberg, Director of Broadcasting (865) 525-7825, (865) 282-9566 joel@knoxvilleicebears.com Mathieu Roy and Brendan Van Riemsdyk each scored two goals and the Ice Bears beat the Huntsville Havoc 5-2 at the Knoxville Civic Coliseum Friday night. Austin Plevy also scored for the Ice Bears. Peter Di Salvo…MORE

Ice Bears Support Partners in Education Foundation Fundraiser “Skates & Plates”  

Ice Bears Support Partners in Education Foundation Fundraiser “Skates & Plates”  

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Dave Feather, Executive VP (865) 525-7825 // (865) 254-7825 dfeather@knoxvilleicebears.com Knoxville, TN (February 11, 2021) The Knoxville Ice Bears are pleased to announce official support for the Partners in Education Foundations Inaugural Skates and Plates Fundraising Event. On Thursday, Feb. 18 at 11:30 am, Partners in Education…MORE

Knoxville’s Brady Fleurent named Warrior Hockey/SPHL Player of the Week

HUNTERSVILLE, NC (January 26, 2021) – The Southern Professional Hockey League (SPHL) today announced that Brady Fleurent of the Knoxville Ice Bears has been named the Warrior Hockey/SPHL Player of the Week for January 18-24. In his only game of the weekend, Fleurent scored three goals in the first 28 minutes of the game and…MORE

Ice Bears fall to Ice Flyers 3-1

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Joel Silverberg, Director of Broadcasting (865) 525-7825 // (865) 282-9566   Alec Hagaman scored twice for Pensacola, Chase Perry made 27 saves and the Ice Flyers beat Knoxville 3-1 at the Civic Coliseum on Saturday night. Eddie Matsushima also scored for Pensacola. Anthony McVeigh tallied the lone…MORE

Fleurent’s hat trick leads Ice Bears to 5-4 win

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Joel Silverberg, Director of Broadcasting (865) 525-7825 // (865) 282-9566   Brady Fleurent scored three goals, Nick Master scored the game-winner with 33 seconds left and the Knoxville Ice Bears overcame blowing a 3-0 lead to defeat the Pensacola Ice Flyers 5-4 at the Knoxville Civic Coliseum…MORE

Di Salvo gets 100th win as Ice Bears win 6-2

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Joel Silverberg, Director of Broadcasting (865) 525-7825, (865) 282-9566 joel@knoxvilleicebears.com Peter Di Salvo made 24 saves to pick up his 100th professional win and the Knoxville Ice Bears rode a four-goal first period en route to a 6-2 win over the Huntsville Havoc Saturday night at the…MORE

Ice Bears Play 4 on 4 against Huntsville Havoc

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Dave Feather, Executive VP (865) 525-7825, (865) 254-7825 dfeather@knoxvilleicebears.com Knoxville, TN (January 15, 2021) The Knoxville Ice Bears announced today that pursuant to the league’s Return to Play Protocols, this weekend’s games between the Knoxville Ice Bears and the Huntsville Havoc will feature four-on-four hockey. Teams will…MORE

Ice Bears Suspend Four Players

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Dave Feather, Executive VP (865) 525-7825, (865) 254-7825 dfeather@knoxvilleicebears.com Knoxville, TN (January 14, 2021) The Knoxville Ice Bears announced today that Scott Cuthrell, Lincoln Griffin, Mike Gornall, and Noah Corson have been placed on team suspension for seven games. The players served the first game on Friday,…MORE

Ice Bears Reschedule Dec 31 Game to March 25

For immediate release – For more information, contact: Dave Feather, Executive VP/Assistant GM (865) 525-7825 // (865) 254-7825 dfeather@knoxvilleicebears.com   Knoxville, TN (December 28, 2020) The Knoxville Ice Bears announced today that the December 31, 2020 game against Macon Mayhem has been rescheduled to Thursday, March 25, 2021. All tickets purchased for the December 31,…MORE

Price Makes Transition to Coaching with Ice Flyers

Price Makes Transition to Coaching with Ice Flyers

Pensacola, Fla. (Dec. 26, 2020) – The Ice Flyers have announced that they have hired former Ice Flyers and Knoxville Ice Bears captain, Jason Price, as their new assistant coach. “I have had the privilege of playing hockey professionally for the last 14 years, most of which has been spent in the SPHL,” Price stated.…MORE

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