He's a big, 6'6" power forward who's coming off of the ultimate amateur hockey title. Hunter Smith is hoping to make the jump from junior to pro this season and could find himself starting the year in Stockton. Get to know a little about the "Big Rig".
Day two in Penticton is in the books as the Flames unfortunately fell to the Edmonton Oilers. Brandon Kisker talks about some of the things he did and saw during his second day covering the Young Stars Classic.
The Flames jumped on the Oilers early but five unanswered goals turned the tides and gave the Oilers the win. Hunter Smith, Andrew Mangiapane and Bill Arnold had goals for the Flames.
Brandon Kisker talks about Day 1 in Penticton including his impressions of the Flames during their 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets.
Despite being down a man to injury for most of the game, the Calgary Flames opened the Young Stars Classic with a 3-1 win over the Winnipeg Jets. The Heat's own Ryan Lomberg scored what ended up being the game-winning-goal.
While the roster is far from set, we're running a new feature giving you, the fans, an opportunity to get to know players that we could see suiting up for Stockton this season or in future seasons. Today we meet 6'5" goaltender Jon Gillies.
The Calgary Flames open prospects training camp this week. Take a look at the schedule and the training camp roster for the Young Stars Classic in Penticton, British Columbia!
The Stockton Heat have inked forwards Blair Riley and Ryan Lomberg to AHL contracts and have signed Michael Kirkpatrick to a two-way, AHL-ECHL contract.
The Heat will be warming up a winter wonderland at Raley Field as the team will host the Bakersfield Condors on an outdoor rink on December 18, 2015. This marks the first minor league outdoor game west of Detroit, Michigan and the first outdoor AHL game since December 2013.
The Stockton Heat reveal the team's first-ever AHL schedule for the 2015-16 season, kicking off on October 10 against the Chicago Blackhawks' AHL affiliate, the Rockford IceHogs.
Our "Behind the Bench" series concludes today with a look at the youngest member of Coach Huska's staff, goalie coach Scott Gouthro. Learn about his international sledge hockey experience, and his connections to Stockton.
Next up in our "Behind the Bench" series, it's the newest member of Head Coach Ryan Huska's staff, Domenic Pittis. A player for nearly two decades, Pittis starts his assistant coaching career right here in our town after a few years with the Calgary Flames as a Skills and Development Coach.