Read the final Heat Report of the season as Stockton completed their first season as a .500 hockey club and also finished with a bang at home for Military Appreciation Night!
The Stockton Heat finish off their inaugural season as a .500 club, as they fall in San Jose in the final game of the 2015-16 regular season.
Listen as Kenny Agostino, Hunter Shinkaruk, Emile Poirier and Coach Ryan Huska talk about the character win the Heat had during the second to last game of the season to end their home portion of the schedule on a high note.
The Heat stormed out of the gate but faltered midway through the game, however Kenny Agostino helped power the Heat to an incredible comeback to stave off San Jose by a goal.
The Stockton Heat defeat the San Jose Barracuda 5-4 thanks to a four-point night from Kenny Agostino and a game-winner from Hunter Shinkaruk.
Bryce Van Brabant is one of the nicest guys off the ice but on it he has established a new career high in points, and has become another player the coaching staff has relied on to play a true power forward game and be a leader off the ice.
Looking at the stat sheet, you might think that the 28th overall pick in the 2013 NHL Entry Draft started his pro career off on a sour note, however, the story of the young man's rise to one of the most important players on the team cannot be found on any box score.
Listen as Turner Elson and Pat Sieloff talk about their dream coming true on Saturday, April 9, suiting up for the Calgary Flames against the Minnesota Wild, and listen to them talk about their first NHL points, Elson's assist on Brandon Bollig's goal and Pat Sieloff's game winner.
The Stockton Heat comeback to tie the game in the third, but eventually fall just short in Bakersfield, as the Condors defeat the Heat and eliminate Stockton from postseason contention.
This week's Heritage Eye Skin & Laser player of the week is Brett Kulak who had points in all three games for the Heat and continued an impressive, and now team high, assist streak.
The Heat saw plenty of transactions, a couple NHL and AHL firsts, and managed to keep playing meaningful hockey into the week. Read the latest news and notes in the Heat Index!
The Heat reassign forward Mitchell Heard to the Adirondack Thunder while also reassign defenseman Yann Sauve to the Manchester Monarchs in the ECHL. The Monarchs and Thunder meet up in the opening round of the 2016 Kelly Cup Playoffs