It's about time we featured the first captain in Stockton Heat history! Defenseman Aaron Johnson brings miles of experience in the NHL and the AHL to the Heat in hopes of imparting his years of wisdom onto the Calgary youth.
There are plenty of positives for the Stockton Heat on the young season but certainly going 15-for-15 on the Zap Zone Penalty Kill is one of the biggest successes this season. Read why the PK unit has been so effective and what they must do to continue being so through the remainder of the road trip in San Diego.
The Heat have only scored three goals in their last three games but Emile Poirier and Blair Riley feel scoring will come as the team continues to generate quality scoring chances.
Dustin Cowell is back at it on the Flames official website writing this weeks Heat Report about the Flames prospects in Stockton.
The Stockton Heat split the first half of their first ever road trip to the Lone Star State. Now they come home for a spooky Halloween two-for against the San Diego Gulls. Read the latest news and notes about the Heat and the entire Flames organization, including a thundering start for Adirondack!
Listen to week two's plays of the week from Lehigh Valley Phantom's broadcaster Bob Rotruck.
The Heat suffered a few bad breaks and bounces and the San Antonio Rampage opened their home schedule with a 5-1 win over Stockton. Freddie Hamilton scored his second straight power play goal in as many games.
The Calgary Flames have recalled Derek Grant from Stockton and the Stockton Heat announce they've assigned goalie Kent Simpson to Adirondack (ECHL).
The Stockton Heat move south of Austin to San Antonio to complete the first half of their four-game road trip tonight against the San Antonio Rampage.
While seeing Karri Ramo assigned to Stockton this week show the potential to see some NHLers in Stockton, he isn't the only one this week to head to Stockton. Defenseman Brett Kulak started the season in Calgary after a great camp and his taste of NHL action has been enough to motivate the mentally tough young man.
With Karri Ramo joining the Stockton Heat, the team finds itself with it's own "three headed monster" between the pipes as Ramo joins an already solid young core of goaltending of Jon Gillies and Kent Simpson, but Head Coach Ryan Huska is not losing any sleep over having three quality goalies on his roster.
He's played two games for the Stockton Heat and already received a call-up to the Calgary Flames. Today we feature talented forward, Markus Granlund.