THEIR FIRST EVER HOME GAME. IT’S NEW ON 7. SHELLYE: ANOTHER SPORTS TEAM IS
MAKING THEIR DEBUT IN NEW MEXICO
BUT THIS TIME, ON THE ICE.>>IT’S BEEN NEARLY A DECADE
SINCE NEW MEXICO WAS HOME TO A
HOCKEY TEAM.>>REMEMBER, FOR YEARS, IT WAS
GOOD HOCKEY HERE WITH THE
SCORPIONS. SHELLYE: BUT THESE GUYS ARE
READY TO BRING IT BACK.>>OUR ENERGY LEVEL IS PROBABLE. WE ALREADY — PALPABLE. WE ARE READY TO GET GOING. SHELLYE: THESE 17, 18, AND
19-YEAR-OLDS FROM AROUND THE
WORLD MAKE UP YOUR NEW MEXICO
ICE WOLVES.>>WE ARE SPENDING THE GLOBE TO
FIND THE BEST 23 GUYS TO PUT ON
THE ICE EVERY NIGHT. SHELLYE: THE NATIONAL AMERICAN
HOCKEY LEAGUE GRANTED
ALBUQUERQUE THE FRANCHISE TEAM
LAST FEBRUARY,
MAKING THE ICE WOLVES THE 26TH
TEAM IN THE LEAGUE. THEY’LL BE PLAYING AT THE
OUTPOST ICE ARENA. THAT CAN NOW FIT UP TO ONE
THOUSAND PEOPLE.>>IT IS GOING TO BE ELECTRIC
AND IT IS GREAT FOR THE
COMMUNITY. I’M EXCITED TO GET THINGS GOING. SHELLYE: AND WITH A NEW TEAM
COMES A NEW LOGO THATS ALL ABOUT
NEW MEXICO. THE COLORS, THE IMAGERY, RIGHT
DOWN TO THE NOSE ON THE WOLF
LOOK FAMILIAR? THE GUYS ON THE ICE HAVE DREAMS
OF PLAYING DIVISION ONE COLLEGE
HOCKEY AND ULTIMATELY GOING PRO. IT ALL STARTS HERE.>>IT IS A MENTAL GRIND AND WE
WANT TO BE READY BECAUSE WE WANT
TO START WINNING RIGHT AWAY. SHELLYE: WHO SAYS THERE CAN’T BE
HOCKEY IN THE DESERT? THE TEAM IS EXCITED THE COACHES
ARE TOO BUT MORE IMPORTANTLY THE
COMMUNITY IS EXCITED AND HAS
EXCEPTED THIS TEAM WITH OPEN
— WELCOMED THIS TEAM WITH OPEN
ARMS. DOUG: THE TEAM’S FIRST HOME GAME
IS TOMORROW AND THE ARENA IS
ALREADY SOLD OUT. THE GAME IS AVAILABLE TO WATCH
FOR FREE ON HOCKEY TV.

New Mexico Ice Wolves get ready for debut game
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  • September 27, 2019 at 8:50 pm
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    no one cares about bread & circus anymore

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