IceHogs to take on Barracuda in streamed video game match Tuesday

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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WTVO) — Although they can’t play on the ice, the Rockford IceHogs are planning to take on the San Jose Barracuda via a copy of NHL 20 and stream the game online.

At 3 p.m. CDT on Tuesday, the IceHogs will play their first ever video game matchup against the Barracuda in a battle of best-of-3 for a chance to win social media bragging rights.

The teams will stream the game via Twitch, a video game streaming platform, by tuning in to the IceHogs’ account: Rockford_IceHogs.

The IceHogs will also give game updates via Twitter.


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