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Herd Having Fun, Scoring Goals

Herd Having Fun, Scoring Goals

After a slow start the Stampede have been playing great hockey headed into Tuesday night’s game with Fargo. There are actually 5 teams in the Western Division within 3 points of each other and the Herd just 2 points out of first place. They are scoring goals and having a lot more fun winning games sporting a 20-11-7 record.

Des Moines Spoils Wiener Dog Races With Shootout Win Over Stampede

Herd Win Streak Ends In 3-2 Loss

Sioux Falls, SD—A sellout crowd of 10,678 watched Zoey edge out defending champion Spud during the 11th annual Sioux Nation Pet Clinic Wiener Dog Races, but the Herd came up just short in a 3-2 shootout loss to the Des Moines Buccaneers Saturday night at the PRMIER Center. It marked the fifth straight year the wiener dog races sold-out.  The…

Storm Add DWU’s Turner & NSU’s Stoterau

Season Begins February 25th At Arizona

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Storm have signed two local players with defensive lineman Chad Stoterau and quarterback Dillion Turner for the 2018 season.    Stoterau (6’3, 285 lbs) will be entering his rookie season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). During his collegiate career at Northern State University, he tallied 126 tackles, 13 tackles for loss, five…

Jaxon Nelson, Stampede blank Bucs

Jaxon Nelson, Stampede blank Bucs

Sioux Falls, SD—A goal in the first and a goal in the third was all the Sioux Falls Stampede needed to collect their fourth straight win as they blanked the Des Moines Buccaneers 2-0 Friday night at the PREMIER Center. Mikhail Berdin earned his third career shutout in goal with 16 saves while Kevin Conley and Jaxon Nelson provided the…

Walton leads Skyforce past OKC

Walton leads Skyforce past OKC

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Miami HEAT two-way player Derrick Walton Jr. scored a career-high 41 points and added a career-high 11 rebounds to lead the Sioux Falls Skyforce to a 127-118 victory over the Oklahoma City Blue. Walton Jr. shot 14-of-18 from the field (9-11 3FG) and added six assists and three steals in the win. The Skyforce (17-17) trailed…

Force fall despite big early lead against Iowa

Force fall despite big early lead against Iowa

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce got off to a hot start, but fizzled in the second half, losing 112-101 to the Iowa Wolves on Monday night at the Sanford Pentagon. The Skyforce (16-17) fall to 2.5 games behind the Wolves (17-13) and remain in third place in the Midwest Division. Miami HEAT two-way players Derrick Jones Jr….

Stampede Stop Sioux City In OT

Herd Win 2nd Straight On Road 2-1

Sioux City, IA—Stampede captain Paul DeNaples goal 2:57 into overtime lifted Sioux Falls to a 2-1 victory over Sioux City Saturday night at the Tyson Events Center. It marked the third time in four meetings that the game went to overtime, but the first time this season the Stampede defeated the Musketeers. Adam Dawe tallied his 16th goal of the…

Former Stampede Captain Dies at Age 32

Former Stampede Captain Dies at Age 32

The Stampede are heartbroken and devastated by the news that our former captain, Andrew Carroll, has passed away. He was 32 years old. Andrew was a tremendous leader and unselfish teammate. No one worked harder on and off the ice each and every day. He played in Sioux Falls from 2003 to 2005 and served as captain during the 2004-05 season….

Briante Weber Back with Skyforce

Briante Weber Back with Skyforce

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce announced today that they’ve re-acquired Briante Weber as a returning player. Weber spent the first half of the 2017-18 season as a two-way player for the Houston Rockets. Over the past three seasons, Weber has appeared in 40 NBA games (four starts) for the Memphis Grizzlies, Miami HEAT, Charlotte Hornets, Golden State…

Stampede Win 6th In A Row Over Fargo

Herd Beat Force 3-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Adam Dawe, Mitchell Mattson and Nolan Walker all scored as the Sioux Falls Stampede improved to a perfect 6-0-0 against first place Fargo this season with a 3-2 victory over the Force Friday night at the PREMIER Center. A crowd of 5,882 witnessed Mikhail Berdin’s 10th victory of the season in goal with 26 saves on the night….

Sugarland To Perform In August At PREMIER Center

SIOUX FALLS, S.D- Award-winning country duo Sugarland announced their return to the stage with the Still The Same Tour, making a stop at Denny Sanford PREMIER Center Thursday, August 16 at 7 p.m. Tickets go on sale Friday, January 12, at 10 a.m. at the box office, www.ticketmaster.com, or charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000. Ticket prices range from $31.50 to $101. _____________________________________________________________________________________…

Michael Orris Makes G-League Debut For Agua Caliente In Loss To Skyforce

Sioux Falls Wins 113-103

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  On Friday former South Dakota State Jackrabbit guard Michael Orris was waiting tables in Indianapolis. Sunday he was back in South Dakota making his NBA G-League debut. Best remembered for his game winning shot in the Summit League Tournament Semifinals last March against USD, former Jackrabbit Michael Orris signed with the Los Angeles Clippers G-League affiliate,…

Bellows Stars for Team USA

Bellows Stars for Team USA

BUFFALO, NY…Former Stampede standout Kieffer Bellows showed why he is a future NHL start Tuesday night at the World Junior Hockey Championships. He led Team USA to a quarterfinal win over Russia 4-2 with a pair of goals, giving him 6 for the tournament. Bellows scored the first goal of the game and then broke a 2-2 tie in the…

Drew Leads Skyforce past Lakers

Drew Leads Skyforce past Lakers

SIOUX FALLS, SD – Larry Drew II dropped a career-high 29 points, making a career-best eight shots from long distance while adding eight rebounds and seven assists to lead the Sioux Falls Skyforce (10-13) past the South Bay Lakers (14-8) on Tuesday night at the Sanford Pentagon. The Skyforce shot a blistering 11-of-17 from three-point range in the first half,…

Stampede Stop Fargo For Fifth Straight Time

Herd Win In Shootout 3-2

Sioux Falls, SD—Kevin Conley scored in round two of the shootout and Jaxson Stauber stopped all three Fargo shooters as the Sioux Falls Stampede topped the Force 3-2 in a shootout before 7,435 fans on New Year’s Eve at the PREMIER Center. The Herd improved to 5-0-0 against Fargo this season and earned their first shootout win of the year….

Oklahoma City Spoils New Years Eve For Skyforce

Sioux Falls Drops 115-108 Decision

SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Sioux Falls Skyforce (9-13) led early, but the Oklahoma City Blue (12-10) controlled the final three periods on their way to a 115-108 victory on Sunday night at the Sanford Pentagon.   After trailing by as many as 11 points in the fourth quarter, the Skyforce cut the deficit to just two points, trailing 102-104…

Storm’s Tyler Knight Retires From Football

All-Time IFL Leader In Tackles

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  In the Indoor Football League, Superman has left the building. Storm linebacker Tyler Knight announced on twitter today that he is retiring from football.  Since joining the Storm in 2011, Knight has been a part of five championships, and is the IFL’s all time leader in tackles and fifth in sacks.  He’s also been an all-time Sioux…

Stampede Comeback Nets Third Win In Fargo

Herd Beat Force 3-2 In Overtime

Fargo, ND—Nolan Walker’s blast 2:38 into overtime lifted the Sioux Falls Stampede to a 3-2, come-from-behind, victory over the Fargo Force Friday night at Scheels Arena. The Herd rallied from a 2-0 deficit to top the Herd and improve to a perfect 4-0-0 against the Force this season with all four games taking place in Fargo. Artem Ivanyuzhenkov and Kirill…