Aero Joe Blog – Game 3 Tonight

There’s an old adage that a playoff series doesn’t truly start until someone wins on the road.  Well then… This best-of-five series between the Aeros and Griffins is tied at a game apiece, with an absolutely pivotal Game Three set for a 6 pm (CST) puck drop tonight in Grand Rapids.  Spoiler alert: after tonight’s […]

Aero Joe Blog: Reflections & Re-Focus

It’s officially “Day 2″ of the 2013 Calder Cup Playoffs even though the Aeros and Griffins won’t resume their best-of-five series until Sunday (Toyota Center, 5 pm).  In case you missed it, Texas and Charlotte both won in overtime, while Hershey upended Providence, 5-2.  All of those results were from Game One of their respective […]

The Mission Continues…

Tonight begins the final chapter in the history of the Houston Aeros.  After 19 consecutive seasons, and really, a long-standing tradition that goes back much further than that, the lights will go out on hockey in Houston at some point over the next two months.  Like all of you, I certainly hope that occurs after […]

Good To Get A Win…

Boy, for a while there it seemed as if the Aeros just couldn’t get a bounce or a break, or a win for that matter.  But last night’s 3-2 win in Milwaukee, at least in the short term, alleviated some of the recent concerns around the team. The victory a night ago was hard fought.  […]