While the NHL might have locked out last night, the boys from Frisco were already in Blaine, Minnesota kicking off the 2012-13 campaign in style at 2012 NAHL Showcase. And just like they did at the end of last season, the Tornado won the tournament and in addition to being the 2012 Robertson Cup National Champions, they can now call themselves 2012 NAHL Showcase Champions as well.
Full release from the NAHL after the jump. The Tornado are 4-0 on the young season, with the home opener scheduled for Saturday, September 29th at the Dr Pepper Arena in Frisco. Tickets start as low as $10 and can include hot dog, chips, and a Dr Pepper product. TornadoHockey.com or 972-335-9800.