Preview: Solar Bears vs. Icemen — Feb. 6, 2019

WHO: Orlando Solar Bears vs. Jacksonville Icemen
VENUE: Rink at Amway Center, Orlando, Fla.
DATE: Wednesday, Feb. 6 at 7 p.m.
LISTEN: OSB Radio via Mixlr

  • Wine Down Wednesday – Fans can take advantage of $5 wine specials throughout the game.

TONIGHT: After spending the previous nine games on the road, the Orlando Solar Bears (22-18-3-0) finally make their return to the City Beautiful tonight when they host the Jacksonville Icemen (24-20-1-1) in the seventh of 12 total meetings in the regular season. Orlando leads the regular season series with a 4-2-0-0 record against Jacksonville.

KALK BRINGS POINT PRODUCTION INTO MATCH AGAINST ICEMEN: Forward Corey Kalk is tied for the team points lead against the Icemen this season with five (3g-2a) in five games against Jacksonville. This represents just over 40% of his offensive production for the season.

MONFREDO LEADS BLUE LINE AGAINST JACKSONVILLE: Defenseman Mike Monfredo also owns a share of the team points lead against Jacksonville, with five points (1g-4a) in six games. His +6 rating also leads the team against tonight’s opponent.

MCAULEY LOOKING FOR REPEAT PERFORMANCE: In Orlando’s last encounter with Jacksonville, Colby McAuley enjoyed a career-high three-point performance with two assists and the game-winner for the Solar Bears in a 3-2 victory. The second-year pro is currently enjoying a seven-game point streak (3g-7a), tied with Hunter Fejes (Oct. 13-27; 7g-4a) and Mathieu Foget (Dec. 29-Jan. 12; 3g-5a) for the longest point streak by a Solar Bears player this season.

NEXT GAMES: The Solar Bears host the Jacksonville Icemen again on Friday, Feb. 8 at 7 p.m. for 80s Night. Make sure to stock up on the hairspray and wear your favorite 80s threads! The best 80s outfit will be going home with a gnarly Solar Bears prize pack. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets for the game.

Fighting Four Packs presented by CenturyLink:

Gear up for the second half of the 2018-19 season with a Fighting Four Pack, presented by CenturyLink! Pick any four remaining home games and get $65 dollars in gift certificates to Dick’s Sporting Goods, First Watch, QDOBA Mexican Eats and a FREE center ice ticket to the Saturday, Feb. 23 game against the Greenville Swamp Rabbits, part of Hockey Fights Cancer Weekend, presented by XYMOPrint. Packs start as low as $69.99 – CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE.

2018-19 Season Presented by XYMOPrint:

The Orlando Solar Bears are proud to have local digital printing experts XYMOPrint as the presenting sponsor of the 2018-19 season. As a special offer, fans who call XYMOPrint at (888) 223-9390 from now until June 15, 2019 and reference the Solar Bears will receive 30% off their first order of 500 business cards.

2018-19 Single-Game Tickets Now on Sale: 

Single-game tickets for the Orlando Solar Bears 2018-19 regular season home schedule are now on sale. Fans can purchase single-game tickets for as little as $15 at the Amway Center box office, or online at

2018-19 Season Ticket Memberships:

Season Ticket Memberships for the seventh season of ECHL Orlando Solar Bears hockey are now on sale. Full and Half-Season memberships are both available, starting as low as $270. For more information, call (407) 951-8200 or visit

About the Orlando Solar Bears:

The Orlando Solar Bears are the proud affiliate of the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning and members of the ECHL, the premier “AA” hockey league in North America. In six seasons of operation, the team has qualified for the Kelly Cup Playoffs four times. The Solar Bears are owned and operated by the Orlando Magic and the DeVos Family, and play at the Rink at Amway Center, the 2012 Street and Smith’s Sports Business Journal Sports Facility of the Year.

Officially licensed Orlando Solar Bears replica team jerseys, apparel, and headwear can be purchased at