The Fischtown Pinguins recent losing streak which saw the team drop to second place has cost Head Coach Benoit Doucet his job. The French Canadian born coach has been replaced by German Thomas Popiesch. The Pinguins next game is Friday night when they take on the Ravensburg Towerstars. You can read the full release of the coaching change here.
This Sunday, January 31st, Matt Zaba and Joe Howe will be hosting a goalie clinic at the Colorado Sports Center (west rink) at 10am. The goalies will be teamed up and broken up into 4 stations each focussing on a different skill set. Spots are limited to 8 goalies to ensure a 2-1 goalie to coach ratio. Cost of attendance is $50.
Cody Lampl and the Fischtown Pinguins came into the weekend looking to snap their 3 game losing streak which saw them drop from first place in the DEL2 standings into second. The weekend did not get off to a good start as the Pinguins lost 6-2 to ninth place SC Riessersee.