AMARILLO, TX – You couldn’t have asked a better start to the season for the Amarillo Bulls. Three first period goals lifted the Bulls past the Odessa Jackalopes 6-3 on Saturday night at the Budweiser Bull Pen in the Amarillo Civic Center.
The Bulls return to action this weekend hosting the Lone Star Brahmas on Saturday at 7 pm before heading on the road to Blaine Minnesota and the North American Hockey League Showcase.
HERE IS A LOOK AT THE WEEK AHEAD:
RADIO SHOW TONIGHT: The Amarillo Bulls Radio Show debuts tonight at Seven Bar and Grill located on Soncy Road in Amarillo. Join host Denis J. Puska along with Head Coach Matt Nicholson, Assistant Coach Tony Attanucci and special guests Joey DiBenedetto and Joey Molinaro. Fans can tune in from 6 to 7 pm on CBS Sports Radio 1440 and online at www.amarillobulls.com.
NEXT HOME GAME – THIS SATURDAY AT 7 PM VS LONE STAR: The Battle Of The Cattle resumes for the first time this season when the Bulls host the Lone Star Brahmas at 7 pm on Saturday night. It’s the first Scout Night of the Season. Scout Troop leaders are encouraged to call 806-242-1122 to get their tickets and badges.
Tickets can be picked up at the Bulls Office located at 301 South Polk, Civic Center Box Office or by calling 806-242-1122 as well as all Panhandle Ticket Outlets, including United Supermarkets or online at www.panhandletickets.com.
TICKETING OPTIONS: There are a wide variety of ticketing options available for fans to watch Amarillo Bulls games this season. It’s not too late for Season Tickets where options include the same seat for all regular season home games and playoffs. The half-season ticket package gives fans the Best-Of-The-Best Games, while a 10-Game Flex Pack is also a terrific option that fits around even the busiest schedule. For further information, call 806-242-1122 or visit 301 South Polk in the Amarillo Building.
BROADCAST OPTIONS: Tune into the action live on CBS Sports Radio 1440, online at www.amarillobulls.com and on PPV courtesy of Fast Hockey, beginning with the Wayland Baptist University Warm Up Show at 6:40 pm. The hard hitting action follows at 7 pm.
WEEKEND REWIND: AMARILLO BULLS 6 – ODESSA JACKALOPES 3: The line of Joey Molinaro, George Mika and Johan Lundgren were a big wrecking crew on Saturday night in the Bulls first win of the season. It marked the fifth victory in six home openers. Molinaro picked up two goals and two assists, while Lundgren had a goal and three assists. George Mika earned one goal and one assist. Zack Sarnowski, and Tyler Harkins each had singles. Trent Dillinger collected two assists. Goaltender Anton Martinsson stopped 38 of 41 shots he faced.