The Cedar Rapids RoughRiders’ regular-season opener is next week after the club sat out the 2020-21 season when the derecho destroyed their arena.
Defenseman Jake Linhart is the first player to sign with the new Iowa Heartlanders hockey team. He already has two years of ECHL experience.
The Cedar Rapids Kernels hosted the Quad Cities River Bandits for their last home game at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids on Sunday, Sept. 5, 2021. The River Bandits won 6-4.