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BACON BITS BACK ON THE AIR SUNDAY

01/11/2008 2:06 PM -

Watch the monthly show beginning at 9:30 p.m.

Rockford, Ill.- Another episode of Bacon Bits is set air!  The popular magazine-style show featuring the Rockford IceHogs, which runs once a month during hockey season, will air on Sunday, Jan. 13 at 9:30 p.m. on FOX 39 in Rockford. 

 This season’s third episode of Bacon Bits will feature IceHogs winger Jack Skille, who is currently on his first career NHL re-call with Chicago, a segment with new Blackhawks Team President John McDonough and a feature on the IceHogs goalies specially painted masks.

Another round of Hog Tied is on the docket as well for Sunday, as is a look at the IceHogs popular Skate With The Hogs promotion which follows select home games during the regular season.

The show is hosted by WTVO-TV channel 17 Sports Director Scott Leber and Weekend Sports Anchor Vince Conway.  The show airs every second Sunday of each month during the season. 

 For information about the IceHogs or Bacon Bits, contact the Hogs office at (815) 986-6465.

Next Home Game: Friday, Jan. 11 vs. Toronto Marlies.  Game time is 7:30 p.m.  The Hogs and Marlies meet in a battle of two of the top teams in the AHL.  The first 1,000 fans 21 and older will receive and IceHogs Jersey Koozie from Bud Light and WTVO-TV channel 17.