The Coachella Valley Firebirds have won 3 in row, winning their home opener against the Tucson Roadrunners 4 to 3 in front of more than 10-thousand hockey fans at Acrisure Arena.
The Firebirds scored 3 goals in the second period to take a 4 to 2 lead, heading into the final period.
Tucson made it close, scoring a late goal after pulling its goaltender.
The Firebirds are now in 2nd place just 3 points behind the 1st place Colorado Eagles.
They’ll face Colorado on Jaunary 4th at Acrisure Arena.
New name of the Coachella Valley Firebirds minor league ice hockey team. Red and Orange bird with wings flared out…
Photo from Oak View Group and the Seattle Kraken of the NHL