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Stampede Bust Phantoms In Overtime

Sioux Falls Wins 4-3

Sioux Falls, SD—Kevin Conley’s power play goal 2:51 into overtime lifted the Stampede to a thrilling 4-3 victory over the Youngstown Phantoms in front of 10,036 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. The largest crowd of the season witnessed a solid performance from the Herd who improved to 11-6-5 on the season and in third place in the Western…

Stampede Stop Tri-City For 5th Straight Win

Herd Take Down Storm 4-2

Sioux Falls, SD—It might still be early in the season, but the Stampede are starting to look in midseason form. The Herd scored three power play goals and pushed their winning streak to five games with an impressive 4-2 victory over the Tri-City Storm before 5,731 fans at the PREMIER Center Saturday night. The Herd finished the month of November…

Herd coach, goalie reflect on his rare goal Saturday night

Herd coach, goalie reflect on his rare goal Saturday night

The Stampede swept Muskegon over the weekend 5-3 and 7-4 at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. But the highlight came late in Saturday night’s win on a play that made Sportscsenter and went viral. Herd goalie Mikhail Berdin took advantage of an empty Lumberjack goal when he gathered the loose puck and full-filled a dream by flipping it down the…

Stampede Goalie Goes Viral After Scoring Goal!

Stampede's Mikhail Berdin Scores Rare Empty Net Goalie Goal

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Stampede rallied from 3-0 down to defeat Muskegon 7-4 last night at the Denny Sanford Premier Center. And yet it’s the final goal of the night that brought down the house and has gone viral across the country! That’s because it was scored by Stampede GOALIE Mikhail Berdin!  With Muskegon pulling their goaltender…

Goalie Berdin Scores As Stampede Rally To Sweep Muskegon

Sioux Falls Wins 7-4

Sioux Falls, SD—Saturday night’s Stampede game included a little bit of everything, a rally, teddy bears, lots of offense and even a goal from a goaltender. The Stampede rallied from a 3-0 first period deficit to top the Muskegon Lumberjacks 7-4 and earn a weekend sweep before 6,031 fans at the PREMIER Center. Seven different players scored goals for the…

Rio Grande Valley Stuffs & Sweeps Skyforce

Sioux Falls Drops Saturday Game 134-100

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Rio Grande Valley Vipers (4-3) pulled away from the Sioux Falls Skyforce (3-4) in the final period on their way to a lopsided 134-100 win on Saturday night at the Sanford Pentagon.   The Skyforce appeared to be back in rhythm early in the game, holding a brief lead before ending the first quarter tied…

Skyforce Steal Season Opening Win At Memphis

Sioux Falls Rallies To Win 120-116

SOUTHAVEN, MISS – The Sioux Falls Skyforce (1-0) came storming back after trailing the Memphis Hustle (0-1) by as many as 18 points early in the third quarter to steal a 120-116 victory in their 2017-18 debut.   The Skyforce got off to a slow start in the first quarter, shooting just 37.9 percent from the field as Memphis Grizzlies…

Stampede’s 6-Goal Rally Falls Short In Shootout Loss To Cedar Rapids

Herd Still Winless At Home After 7-6 Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—In a night in which the Stampede honored those fighting or who have fought the battle of breast cancer, the Stampede fought back from a 6-0 deficit to tie the game and earn a point in what was eventually a 7-6 shootout loss to Cedar Rapids before 9,415 fans Saturday night at the PREMIER Center. The largest crowd…

Waterloo Keeps Stampede Winless At Home

Herd Give Up Three Goals In Final Period And Lose 4-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Two goals just eighteen seconds apart early in the third period was the difference as the Sioux Falls Stampede fell 4-2 to the Waterloo Black Hawks Saturday night before 5,189 fans at the PREMIER Center. Sioux Falls led 2-1 heading into the third period only to see Waterloo rally and take the game. The loss keeps the Herd…

Des Moines Survives Dawe’s Heroics To Beat Stampede In OT

Herd Fall 4-3

Sioux Falls, SD—The Stampede rallied from a late two-goal deficit to tie the game and force overtime, but came up just short in a 4-3 loss to the Des Moines Buccaneers before 4,913 fans at the PREMIER Center on Friday night. Adam Dawe scored with 1:02 remaining in regulation to force overtime and tallied two goals on the night while…

Veteran Leadership Has Stampede Rolling On Road

Herd 3-0-1 Away From Sioux Falls

FARGO, N.D.  —  The Sioux Falls Stampede insist that veteran leadership will help them return to the playoffs in 2017-18. So far it’s proving true on the road. The Herd won 2-1 at Fargo last night, improving to 3-0-1 on the road.  Second year goalie Mikhail Berdin stopped 43 shots in the win. The Stampede host Des Moines and Waterloo…

Canaries Drop Season Finale At Sioux City

Birds Finish 45-55 After 4-2 Loss

Sioux City, IA – The Sioux Falls Canaries fell to the Sioux City Explorers, 4-2, in the final game of the 2017 American Association regular season at Mercy Field at Lewis & Clark Park.   Chris Jacobs’ gave the Canaries an early lead for the second-straight game against Sioux City, launching a solo home run over the right field wall…

Canaries Beat Sioux City In Home Finale

Henry Homer The Difference In 6-5 Win

Sioux Falls, SD – The Sioux Falls Canaries topped the Sioux City Explorers, 6-5, in their final home game of the season at Sioux Falls Stadium in front of a crowd of 3,014.   Dan Motl led off the bottom of the first inning for Sioux Falls and came around to score on Chris Jacobs’ RBI single to give the…