T he Heat are returning to Abbotsford with a twogame lead in their best-of-five Western Conference quarter-final with the Milwaukee Admirals after a 4-2 win on Sunday.
The Abbotsford Heat are heading to the AHL Western Conference quarter-finals best of five series against the Milwaukee Admirals starting Friday in Wisconsin.
The sell-out crowd at the AESC got its money's worth and more as the Abbotsford Heat gave 7,044 fans a thrilling 4-3 overtime win against the Chicago Wolves (Vancouver Canucks' farm team) on Friday night.
More than 5,000 screaming kids got their money's worth and more at the AESC Tuesday morning, as the Abbotsford Heat took them on a wild ride in a high scoring game against the Houston Aeros.
The Abbotsford Heat will prepare for their morning home game on Tuesday looking to bounce back from a 4-1 loss to the Texas Stars on Sunday.
Abbotsford Heat netminder Leland Irving has once again been recalled by the Calgary Flames on Sunday after back-to-back games in Rochester last week. Irving is expected to play in Phoenix on Thursday.
A bbotsford Heat's Krys Kolanos is heading back to Calgary after the Flames signed him to a two year, two-way contract on Wednesday. Kolanos, a native of Calgary, led the Heat in scoring with 40 points (182240) in 34 games.
The AHL announced its annual All-Star Classic rosters on Wednesday afternoon and red-hot Krys Kolanos and Clay Wilson will represent the Heat on Jan. 30 in Atlantic City.
The Chicago Wolves huffed, puffed and blew the Abbotsford Heat out of the Windy City Thursday, ending the local AHL club's eight-game points streak with a 5-3 loss.
An overtime loss Sunday afternoon put an end to the longest winning streak in the history of the Abbotsford Heat franchise.
I t's a safe argument that this year's edition of the Abbotsford Heat is infinitely better - at least on paper - than that of the previous season.
Jon Rheault could breathe a sigh of relief on Monday. Not only was it a chance to enjoy July 4 with his family, it was a chance to get his mind off of any stress that may have resulted from recent contract talks.