AMARILLO, TX – A seven-game, three-week road trip comes to an end for the Amarillo Bulls this weekend when they visit the New Mexico Mustangs at Santa Ana Star Center in Rio Rancho, New Mexico.
The two teams will face off on Friday and Saturday night at 7:30 pm Mountain, 8:30 pm central. It’s just the second and third trip to New Mexico this season for the Bulls which are 4-1 on this current road swing.
The Bulls trail the South-Division leading, Texas Tornado by just five points with still four games in hand. Texas has a two game homestand against the Topeka RoadRunners this weekend.
Forwards Matt Johnson and Cody Freeman lead all Bulls players against the Mustangs with five points apiece. Amarillo has outscored the New Mexico Mustangs 16-4 in the three games thus far.
Fans can tune into the action this weekend on the Bulls Hockey Network, including the official flagship station ESPN1440 and www.amarillobulls.comfueled by Sportsjuice. Both games begin with The Bulls Warm Up Show Presented By Wayland Baptist University at 8:15 pm, followed by all of the exciting action with Denis j. Puska.
All Amarillo Bulls games are also available on Pay-Per-View Courtesy of Fast Hockey, and a high speed internet connection is required in order to view the game.
In just over a week’s time the Bulls return to the ice in the Bull Pen at the Amarillo Civic Center when they host the Texas Tornado on Friday, Dec. 17 at 7 pm. Santa Claus will be at the game and the Bulls will wear their Christmas jerseys. A live auction follows the game in The Corral with proceeds to benefit Amarillo Youth Hockey. Fans are also encouraged to bring a new or gently used Teddy Bear or Stuffed Animal to the game and when the Bulls score their first goal, throw the toys onto the ice. The Teddy Bears and Stuffed Animals will be collected and donated to charity.
Tickets for all Bulls games are available at all Panhandle Ticket Outlets, including United Supermarkets, Civic Center Box Office or online at www.amarillobulls.com. To inquire about Group Tickets, Flex Packs or to purchase single game tickets, call the Bulls office at 806-242-1122.