IHL All- Star Game

By Andrew Bourgeois

IHL NEWS

Event:   IHL All-Star Game
Where:   Allstate Arena
City:    Chicago, Illinois
Date:    January 15, 2001
Time:    5:00 pm
The IHL’s annual All-Star game goes under way tomorrow afternoon at the Allstate Arena in Chicago home of the defending Turner Cup Champions Chicago Wolves. Tomorrow afternoon the defending champions Wolves take on the IHL All-Star team. You can catch all the live action by logging on at www.theihl.com for a live cybercast of all games. This year the IHL will have mic on the coaches, players benches, ref’s, players and the ref’s dressing rooms. Here at Hockeys Future we will have all the stats and a few stories from the all-star game. So log on at Hockeys Future on Tuesday for all the stories and recaps of the IHL classic. Here is a list of the starting lineups for both teams:


Chicago Wolves
Goalie:  Wendell Young
Defence: Glen Featherstone
Defence: Chris LiPuma
Forward: Niklas Andersson
Forward: Steve Larouche
Forward: Brian Noonan

IHL ALL-STARS
Goalie:  Mike Fountain - Grand Rapids
Defence: Travis Richards - Grand Rapids
Defence: Bubba Berenzweig - Milwaukee
Forward: Todd White - Grand Rapids
Forward: Yves Sarrault - Orlando
Forward: Mark Beaufait - Orlando

IHL FASTFACTS

On Febuary 10, 1998 Kip Miler scored the fastest 2 goals in an All-Star game. He scored at the 3:52 mark of the first period then 18 seconds later at the 4:10 mark.

TODAY IN HOCKEY

January 14, 1922 an NHL record is set when brothers Sprague and Oldie Cleghorn each score 4 goals for the Montreal Canadiens in one game.

DID YOU KNOW

The IHL lead all minor leagues in average attendance for each of the last 11 years.

IHL TRANSACTIONS

Chicago Wolves: Announce the signing of J.F. Tremblay
Kansas City Blades: Announce centre Colin Chaulk
                    recalled from Missiouri of the UHL.
Orlando Solar Bears: Announce Left Wing Darcy
                     Hordichuck recalled by Atlanta.

UPCOMING IHL ACTION


Wednesday January 17, 2001
Manitoba Moose at Grand Rapids Griffins  7:00pm
Houston Aeros  at Utah Grizzlies         7:00pm