Fans Sue Arena After Video Reveals Large And Small Beers Are Same Size

Above is a video taken Saturday night at an ECHL Idaho Steelheads game. It shows fans pouring a $7 large beer into a $4 small cup, and discovering that each holds exactly the same amount of liquid. Now the arena is facing a lawsuit, because rule number one in sports is that you don't shortchange hockey fans on beer. » 3/13/14 8:37am 3/13/14 8:37am

This Abe Lincoln-Inspired Hockey Jersey Is A Thing To Behold

The 150th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address is coming up, and the Bakersfield Condors of the East Coast Hockey League are ready to celebrate the occasion in style. Which is to say, they will play a hockey game while wearing the patriotic-as-shit jersey you see above. » 11/06/13 10:01am 11/06/13 10:01am

Minor League Hockey Team's "Star Wars Night" Sounds Awesome

If you live in Toledo and were having trouble finding something to do Saturday night (as if), you definitely now want to buy tickets to see the ECHL's Toledo Walleye host the Kalamazoo Wings. It's Star Wars Night. The teams will be wearing these sweaters. » 10/31/13 5:32pm 10/31/13 5:32pm

ECHL Goalie Arrested After Allegedly Groping Waitress, Screaming Racial…

The night after tending goal in a 3-1 loss to Gwinnett (he was pulled after 25 minutes), Orlando Solar Bears netminder Zoltan Hetenyi hit the town to drown his sorrows. Sometime around 3 a.m. Sunday morning, Hetenyi caused a ruckus at the Arena Tavern in Duluth, Ga., leading us to create this totally new stereotype… » 3/19/13 1:22pm 3/19/13 1:22pm

"This Is The Greatest Thing I've Ever Seen": An Actual, Live Condor…

Man may think he has control over wild beasts, but that is only because the beasts allow it to be so. During the National Anthem of a Bakersfield Condors (ECHL) game a bird man attempted to bring a condor to a perch set up at center ice. Things quickly and hilariously unravelled. » 2/10/13 10:30am 2/10/13 10:30am

ECHL Team Plans "Indoor Winter Classic"

Ah, the Winter Classic, perhaps the NHL's best innovation of the Bettman era. There's something pure about a game played out in the elements—bundled up, plenty of hot cocoa in reserve, the puck occasionally at the mercy of winds, and perhaps, if you're lucky, a light snowfall to add that magical touch. If you ignore… » 12/19/12 11:10am 12/19/12 11:10am

Goalies Fight In Minor League Hockey Brawl, Announcers Herald "Mass…

Half the fun of this brawl between the Bakersfield Condors and the Ontario Reign last night is, obviously, the brawl itself—which included the goalies. The other half is the announcers' slow descent into giddy madness, including tossing out quotes from Ghostbusters. One of the goalies shamefully keeps his helmet on,… » 1/29/12 6:29pm 1/29/12 6:29pm

This Pink Nightmare Is An Actual Hockey Jersey

The ECHL's Alaska Aces will suit up Sunday night in this Valentine's Day nightie jersey. Remember kids, pink is an acceptable uniform color only if you're fighting breast cancer, or are Bret "The Hitman" Hart. » 2/11/11 11:10am 2/11/11 11:10am

Goal Of The Year? Goal Of The Year.

The ECHL's Victoria Salmon Kings get their puck-handling on, and inspire an entire generation of aspiring athletes to think pass first. Oh wait, no they didn't. » 1/17/10 4:00pm 1/17/10 4:00pm