Analysis: Drew Bannister Named Rampage Head Coach

  On June 5th, while yours truly was enjoying summer vacation in the absolutely incredible city of Chicago, the St. Louis Blues announced that Drew Bannister would be the man to take over coaching duties for the San Antonio Rampage. Bannister comes to the Alamo city by way of Sault Ste Marie, ONT where he…

Rampage Roster Projection

With both the NHL and AHL seasons coming down to their respective championship finals, it’s time for us in San Antonio to do what we always do this time of the year–other than cheer against the Stars. Recognizing that draft day and free agency are still weeks away, here is your way-too-early look at a…

RWtH Season Finale: Farewell Natural Disasters, Hello Sad Music

  Another season of Rampage hockey has concluded, meaning another season of Running With the Herd Live comes to a close as well. We look back on a pretty frustrating season and an even more frustrating affiliation with the Colorado Avalanche. We hand out our annual season ending awards known as “The Herdies” and we…

RWtH Quickie Podcast: THIS Is Our Playoffs

The Rampage have crawled back into the mix of the Pacific Division standings and the lovely young gentlemen here at RWtH got together for a quick chat to discuss. What went right, what went wrong, are the Moose still lucky (hint: yeah, they really are) and what do the Rampage need to do this weekend…

RWtH Podcast: “Hope is a dangerous thing, my friend…”

In this episode of the Running With the Herd Podcast, Topher rejoins us from the land of “People With a Life” to discuss the Rampage’s recent stretch of completely forgettable and mediocre hockey. We discuss some troubling trends (hint: stay out of the box), look ahead to the final 13 games of the season, and…

RWtH Podcast: We Aren’t Dead!

The boys–well two of them–at Running With the Herd are very much alive–unlike the dwindling playoff hopes of our favorite team–and we return after a long break to talk about the first leg of the 2018 Rodeo Road Trip. Injuries are piling up and the team has struggled through the first 8 games of the…

Rampage Corsi Report: 3 Awful Games

Season Summary After these three games the Rampage are officially in the “Very Bad Team” category as they are under 46% Corsi for the games I’ve been to.  While they have a better season long est Corsi  Close of 48.8%, that isn’t a good number either.  This team is definitely trending down very quickly. Goalies…