With their first-ever training camp as a member of the newly-expanded 18-teams Central Hockey League a scant few days henceforth, the IceMen have cometh to Evansville for the soon-to-come 2010-11 pro hockey season. Subscribing to the adage of saving the best for last, the IceMen organization has virtually applied the finishing touches on its training camp roster with the signings of three top-flight, top-drawer veteran league all-star status performers.
On this date, General Manager/Head Coach Rich Kromm has announced that defenseman MARIO LAROCQUE, right wing JOHN DIPACE and center NICKLAS LINDBERG have assented to contract terms with each standout sparkplug signing one-year pacts with the Evansville club. Adhering to club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. Both Larocque and DiPace represent yet two more players from the 2009-10 IHL Huber Trophy Regular Season Champions Muskegon Lumberjacks to join the IceMen aggregation nation for the new campaign.