Indy Fuel

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Indy Fuel
2014–15 ECHL season
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City Indianapolis, Indiana
League ECHL
Conference Western Conference
Division Midwest Division
Founded 2013
Home arena Fairgrounds Coliseum
Colors Red, Gold, Black, White
                   
Owner(s) Indiana Hockey Club, LLC (Jim & Sean Hallett and Jerry Williams)
Head coach Scott Hillman
Media Indianapolis Star
Affiliates Chicago Blackhawks (NHL)
Rockford IceHogs (AHL)
Franchise history
2014–present Indy Fuel

The Indy Fuel is a professional minor ice hockey team of the ECHL set to begin play for the 2014–15 season. Based in Indianapolis, Indiana, the Fuel will play their home games at the newly renovated Fairgrounds Coliseum.[1] On April 1, 2014, the Chicago Blackhawks signed a five-year affiliation deal with the Fuel.[2]

At the annual ECHL Board of Governors meeting in Las Vegas in June 2014, the Fuel were assigned to the newly-created Midwest Division in the Western Conference for the 2014–15 season. The division also includes the Colorado Eagles, Evansville IceMen, Fort Wayne Komets and Kalamazoo Wings.[3]

Current roster[edit]

Updated August 29, 2014.[4]

# Nat Player Pos S/G Age Acquired Birthplace Contract
Canada Bly, RhettRhett Bly F L 24 2014 Regina, Saskatchewan Fuel
United States Bruneteau, NickNick Bruneteau D R 22 2014 Omaha, Nebraska Fuel
United States Chelios, DeanDean Chelios LW L 25 2014 Montreal, Quebec Fuel
United States Follmer, KyleKyle Follmer D L 27 2014 St. Paul, Minnesota Fuel
United States Franzon, AndersAnders Franzon D R 25 2014 Plattsburgh, New York Fuel
Canada Klotz, GarrettGarrett Klotz LW L 25 2014 Regina, Saskatchewan Fuel
Canada Law, TaylorTaylor Law F L 24 2014 Markham, Ontario Fuel
United States Massar, PetePete Massar F R 25 2014 Williston, Vermont Fuel
Canada Miller, KentonKenton Miller C L 23 2014 Redvers, Saskatchewan Fuel
Canada Perlini, BrettBrett Perlini RW R 24 2014 Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario Fuel
Canada Sternberg, ZachZach Sternberg D R 24 2014 Toronto, Ontario Fuel
United States Thorson, CoryCory Thorson F L 24 2014 Crystal, Minnesota Fuel
United States White, MattMatt White C L 22 2014 McMurray, Pennsylvania Fuel
Canada Wilson, KlarcKlarc Wilson RW R 21 2014 Edmonton, Alberta Fuel

References[edit]

  1. ^ "City's new pro hockey team to be called Indy Fuel". Indianapolis Business Journal. IBJ Media. November 26, 2013. Retrieved November 26, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Indy Fuel sign affiliation deal with Chicago Blackhawks". IndyStar. April 1, 2014. Retrieved April 1, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Annual ECHL Board of Governors Meeting concludes", ECHL, June 24, 2014. (accessed 24 June 2014)
  4. ^ "Indy Fuel roster". Indy Fuel. 2014-07-30. Retrieved 2014-07-30. 

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