12/23/2009 10:00 AM
Article By:IceHogs-focused show to air every other week throughout the rest of the season
Rockford, Ill.- Bacon Bits, a biweekly show about the Rockford IceHogs, will return to WQRF-TV (FOX 39) in Rockford starting at 2:30 p.m. this Saturday and continue through the end of the 2009-10 season.
The IceHogs-focused show will be produced and co-hosted by WQRF/WTVO Sports Director Scott Leber and Weekend Sports Anchor Adam Warner. Following the airing of each episode, Bacon Bits, now in it's fifth season, will be available to watch through mystateline.com.
Every two weeks, the program will feature the latest news from the IceHogs, an extended interview with Head Coach Bill Peters, other coaches and players, as well as feature stories and highlights. IceHogs assistant coach Ted Dent will also sit down for a talk about hockey Xs and Os.
Next Home Game: Saturday, Dec. 26 vs. Milwaukee Admirals: Game time is 7:05 p.m. The IceHogs and the Admirals tangle at the Rockford MetroCentre for the third time this season. The first 2,500 fans into the building will receive an IceHogs winter scarf courtesy of Mega Truck Rental and Q98.5. One lucky fan will also have the chance for the IceHogs to pay their electric bill for the duration of the 2009-10 season.