Jr. Blues to Suspend Operations for 20/21 Season, Will Return in 21/22

Springfield, Illinois – The Springfield Jr. Blues, proud members of the North American Hockey League (NAHL), regretfully announce that we will be suspending operations for the 2020-21 season due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Our goal is to take this time to adapt and adjust so that we can successfully return to the ice for […]

Jr. Blues Hold Off Jackalopes

The Springfield Jr. Blues held off a late rally by the Odessa Jackalopes to come away with a 3-2 win this afternoon. The Jr. Blues improve to 2-1-0 on the season. Ben Schmidling (St. Joseph, MO) added a goal in the matchup to give him four through three games. David Schmidling (St. Joseph, MO) added […]

Preseason Game Sept. 15, 2018

As the Jr. Blues prepare for the annual NAHL showcase this week in Blaine, MN, they come off a hard fought victory Saturday night against the University of Illinois Men’s hockey club. The scoring started early and the hits continued until the end of the game, but at the final buzzer it was the Blues […]

Tucson Roadrunners Sign Klima Twins to One-Year Contracts

Springfield Jr. Blues Alumni Kelly Klima and Kevin Klima singed contacts with the Arizona Coyotes’ AHL affiliate the Roadrunners on Monday. The Klima Brothers played for the Jr. Blues during the 2014-15 season after starting the season with the London Knights of the OHL. Here is the press release posted by Tucson 7/9/18: TUCSON, AZ […]


The 2018 NAHL Draft takes place two weeks from today and will take place on Tuesday, June 5th at 1pm (central) and will be conducted online at nahl.com Fans and players will be able to follow the draft one of three ways: 1) Follow online at nahldraft.com 2) Follow each selection on twitter at: @NAHLHockey 3) Listen […]

Bonus Hockey Is Here!

The Springfield Jr. Blues have made it to the Robertson Cup playoffs! Springfield will take on the Janesville Jets in the first round of playoffs, with game three (and game four if necessary) being played on home ice. Here is the schedule for this round of playoffs between Janesville and Springfield: Game 1: Friday, April […]

Springfield Hangs On for a 4-3 Win

The Jr. Blues jumped out to a 3-0 lead and held on for a 4-3 win against the Chill on Friday. The loss was the 7th in a row for Coulee Region. The Jr. Blues got goals from Brandon Puricelli, Max Brainin, and Patrick Smyth to take a 3-0 lead early in the 3rd period. […]

Dollar Days 2/22

Thursday, February 22nd Doors Open at 6:05, Puck Drops at 7:05   Special Dollar Days Pricing $5 Admission (Both Adults & Children, Cash Only)   $1 Coors Light Drafts, $1 Hot Dogs

Hollenstein Earns Bauer Player of the Week Honors

The Springfield Jr. Blues gave a big boost to their playoff chances as they picked up a weekend home sweep of the visiting Coulee Region Chill. Leading the way was veteran forward Fabio Hollenstein. The 21-year-old native of Fraunfeld, Switzerland, had six points (2 goals, 4 assists) in the two wins. On Friday, Hollenstein (6’3/205) […]

Ovecka Listed in NHL Central Scouting mid-term rankings

In its continuing trend of upward development of NCAA and NHL prospects, the North American Hockey League (NAHL) is pleased to announce the several players have been recognized on the National Hockey League’s (NHL) Central Scouting’s 2018 Mid-Term Rankings, which were released on January 22nd on nhl.com. The list includes four players that are playing […]