Warning: You are not logged in. Your IP address will be publicly visible if you make any edits. If you log in or create an account, your edits will be attributed to your username, along with other benefits. Anti-spam check. Do not fill this in!==History== The current Rockford IceHogs were founded in 1995 as the [[Baltimore Bandits]] and then relocated in 1997 to [[Cincinnati]] to become the [[Cincinnati Mighty Ducks]]. The Cincinnati Mighty Ducks suspended operations for the [[2005–06 AHL season|2005–06 season]] due to the lack of an NHL affiliate after their previous affiliates, the [[Detroit Red Wings]] and the [[Anaheim Ducks|Mighty Ducks of Anaheim]], signed new agreements with the [[Grand Rapids Griffins]] and the [[Portland Pirates]], respectively. The franchise was later renamed the Cincinnati RailRaiders, but failed to reach a goal of 2,000 season tickets to re-enter the AHL for the 2006–07 season. On March 19, 2007, the AHL announced that the team had been purchased and relocated them to Rockford to become the present-day Rockford IceHogs. ;The franchise was previously known as: *[[Baltimore Bandits]] (1995–1997) *[[Cincinnati Mighty Ducks]] (1997–2005) an affiliate of the [[Mighty Ducks of Anaheim]]) ;The market was previously served by: *[[Rockford IceHogs (UHL)|Rockford IceHogs]] (1999–2007) [[United Hockey League|UHL]] As a member of the UHL Rockford won the Colonial Cup for the 2006-2007 season, before the folding of the UHL (now the [[IHL (2007-)|IHL]]). Summary: Please note that all contributions to the Ice Hockey Wiki are considered to be released under the CC-BY-SA Cancel Editing help (opens in new window) Retrieved from "https://icehockey.fandom.com/wiki/Rockford_IceHogs"