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.
The Calgary Flames have assigned goalie Karri Ramo to the Stockton Heat after he cleared waivers.
A total team defensive effort combined with Jon Gillies 36-save shutout and Freddie Hamilton's power-play goal helped the Heat hand the Texas Stars their first loss of the season.
The Calgary Flames announced the recall of Jakub Nakladal and have also assigned defenseman Brett Kulak to Stockton. In addition, goalie Karri Ramo has been placed on the NHL waiver wire.
The Stockton Heat begin their first extended stay away from Stockton Arena tonight at 5:30 PST when they face the Texas Stars just outside of Austin, Texas.
While the team was "wheels up" en route to Austin, Texas, the team was assigned forward Markus Granlund and assigned Mitchell Heard to Adirondack.
Today we meet Czech native Jakub Nakladal who's starting his North American career this year with the Flames and Heat, but he's no stranger to the pro game.
This week the Heat take to the road for the very first time as they head to the Lonestar State for a pair before coming back to California for a NORCAL-SOCAL showdown next week with the San Diego Gulls. Read all the latest news and notes in the Heat Index!
The Stockton Heat have released forward Garet Hunt from his pro tryout contract. Hunt played two preseason games for the Heat but did not play for the team in the regular season.
After kicking off his organizational career with the Stockton Heat, it's easy to see that forward Derek Grant has a knack for net, leading the team with three goals, but you won't hear from the forward himself about his great start to the season.