Rockford IceHogs | Hot Hogs take on Admirals for first place

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Rockford, IL – To wrap up the Thanksgiving celebrations, the Rockford IceHogs welcome the Milwaukee Admirals tonight at 7 p.m. at the BMO Center for the second head-to-head between the two clubs of the season. Tonight is the front end of a home-and-home series between division rivals.

Join the IceHogs tonight for First Responders Night. The IceHogs will wear special first responder jerseys that will be auctioned off during play on DASH via or the IceHogs mobile app. Part of the proceeds from the auction will benefit the charity Greg Lindmark Foundation. Buy First Responder Night tickets here!

Records of the 2022-23 season
Rockford: 8-6-0-1, 17 points (4th, Central Division)
Milwaukee: 11-4-0-0, 22 points (1st, Central Division)

players to watch
Forward Luke Philip scored his 11th 11-goal of the season against the Texas Stars and forwards David Gust (9G, 12A) put his team in 21st placeSt
Point on Wednesday evening.

Milwaukee is run by Luke Evangelista (4G, 10A), who beats the Admirals in goals and points. Forward John Leonard ranks second in the gauges with 11 points and leads the team with 10 assists.

Highlights of the last game
The IceHogs offensively dominated the Texas Stars on Wednesday with a 7-2 win. Forward Brett Seney
scored a four-point night with two goals and assists. Completely overwhelming goalies from Texas, Rockford Cole Guttman, Isaak Phillips, David Gust, Luke Philpand Luke Reichel all lit the lamp of explosive victory. Mitchell weeks
28 total saves to earn the IceHogs victory.

We’ll meet again
Tonight is the second meeting of the campaign between the IceHogs and Admirals, both at the BMO Center in Rockford. The next two meetings will be split between the UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena and the BMO Center on November 26th and December 7th before the holidays.

Seney strikes again
Forward Brett Seney grabbed his second multi-goal game of the season against the Stars on Wednesday, scoring four points overall that night. Now Seney has scored in 12 of the 15 games the Hogs played in the fledgling campaign. Seney is contributing 9G, 11A this season David Gust for a point for the team leadership.

Short-handed swell
The IceHogs gave up five short-handed counts in 15 competitions during the 2022-23 campaign. Two of the five shorties came to the BMO Center while three were on the road. The Hogs have given up a goal while shorthanded in each of their last three games.

Pigs heat up
Wednesday’s 7-2 win over the Texas Stars was the IceHogs’ second highest game of the season. The first of its kind in an 8-2 win over the Belleville Senators on Oct. 29 that brought together six different Hogs. Forward Cole Guttman sunk his second goal of the season, against both Texas and defenders Isaac Phillips followed the campaign with his own second lamp lighter. Forward Brett Seney marked his first four-point evening with two goals and assists while coming forward Luke Philip scored his 11 goals and paced with the Hogs. Forward David Gust and Luke Reichel helped nail the nail in the coffin for the stars with another pair of tally sheets.

Join the Screw City IceHogs against the Iowa Wild on Friday, December 9th!
To honor the region’s rich manufacturing history and the uniqueness of the ‘Screw City’ nickname that has long been associated with Rockford, the Rockford IceHogs will become the Fuck City IceHogs on Friday December 9th. Pre-order a Screw City IceHogs Replica Jersey online now and an additional line of Screw City merchandise will be available in the IceHogs Team Store at the BMO Center starting with the December 9 game. Get Screw City IceHogs game tickets and learn more about the Screw City IceHogs at

Tune in LIVE on the IceHogs Broadcast Network presented by BMO
See and hear every game this season on the IceHogs Broadcast Network presented by BMO! Listen and watch LIVE from your favorite device, at home or on the go on and the IceHogs app AHLTV and selected games 23.3 Circle TV! Fans can also tune in to all of the local Mid-West Family stations, including 104.9 The X, B103, 95.3 The Bull and Rockford Greatest Hits 100.5 and on Rock River Current, Stateline’s premier source for local events, news and culture.

2022-23 Head-to-Head schedule (all times Central):
Wed Nov 2 vs Milwaukee 10:30am 6-4L Recap & Highlights
Friday, November 25 vs. Milwaukee, 7:00 p.m
Saturday, November 26 in Milwaukee at 6:00 p.m
Wednesday, December 7 vs. Milwaukee, 7:00 p.m
Friday, January 27 in Milwaukee at 7:00 p.m
Friday, February 10 in Milwaukee at 7:00 p.m
Saturday, February 11 vs. Milwaukee, 7:00 p.m
Friday, April 7 in Milwaukee at 7:00 p.m
Saturday, April 8 vs. Milwaukee, 7:00 p.m
Sunday, April 16 in Milwaukee at 5:00 p.m

IceHogs vs. Admirals, All-Time

What you need to know – Join us at the BMO tonight!

Your phone is your ticket: Make sure you have the latest version of the IceHogs app downloaded to ensure you can save your tickets to your phone before arriving at the arena.

Park: Cash is no longer accepted in downtown parking lots. Pre-purchasing a parking space is highly recommended, which can be done through the IceHogs mobile app, the ABM app, or the ParkWhiz app. Once you’ve purchased your parking space, either upload your number plate to the contactless entry system or swipe up the associated barcode to scan at the parking barrier. See below for detailed parking instructions.

Cashless Arena: The BMO Center is a cashless arena, but cards are accepted for all in-arena purchases.

No re-entry policy: Per ASM Rockford’s new policy, the BMO Center is now a smoke-free, no-re-entry facility. Please plan accordingly as a new ticket will need to be purchased when exiting the building.

Bag and match day policy: Please see our Bag and Matchday Policy for complete information regarding your visit to the arena.

Walkable pedestrian bridge: Due to critical structural repairs to the bridge connecting the Church Street parking deck to the BMO Center, the bridge will be unusable for the foreseeable future. Please go to the ground floor to use the closest entrance to the BMO Center.

New public WiFi: Some of the new upgrades for the BMO Center this year include new WiFi to keep you connected to all things IceHogs. Once in the arena, connect to @BMO CENTER PUBLIC. No password is required.

fansaves: New for IceHogs fans this year, the IceHogs have teamed up with FanSaves to offer special offers throughout the season. FanSaves will also be where we send in-game promotional activations like the Culver’s Highscoring offer, the Great Clips offer for scoring the first goal and more! To join the action, follow the IceHogs on FanSaves (link is in the IceHogs app).


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