American Hockey League

Kovalchuk snipes in the shootout (Hayden Bird/ Streetwise Media)

Shootouts Disappearing With AHL’s New Overtime Rules

You don’t have to look far to find someone upset with how overtime is handled in the NHL. Some people want teams to get three points for regulation wins. Some […]

by · October 29, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL
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Washington Capitals: Why Tom Wilson Should Stay in Hershey

The Washington Capitals are off to a strong start in the 2014-15 campaign under new head coach Barry Trotz. The goaltending and defense were upgraded this offseason by first-year General Manager Brian […]

Hartford Wolf Pack forward Ryan Potulny (Chris Rutsch/Hartford Wolf Pack)

Where Are They Now: Ryan Potulny

The road of a veteran American Hockey League player is a long, winding one. There are often multiple stops with AHL teams, a stint or two in the NHL and […]

by · October 24, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, New York Rangers
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Andrew Gordon Eyes NHL Return

The Philadelphia Flyers and first-year General Manager Ron Hextall was the first team to contact Andrew Gordon when free agency opened up this summer. The decision came quickly and Gordon, […]

by · October 20, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Philadelphia Flyers
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Q&A With Brandon Yip

When the Norfolk Admirals affiliate the Anaheim Ducks signed Brandon Yip to an AHL contract this summer, they got a package of grit, heart, and a blue-collar work ethic that […]

by · October 16, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Norfolk Admirals
Tyler Biggs (Ross Bonander/THW)

Toronto Maple Leafs: Tyler Biggs Reassigned to ECHL

Toronto Maple Leafs: Tyler Biggs Reassigned to ECHL It appears the Tyler Biggs era in Toronto maybe over before it ever really began. On Tuesday, it was announced that Biggs has […]

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Historic Opening for the New Jersey Devils and their AHL Affiliate

The New Jersey Devils opened the 2014-15 season with a 6-4 win at the Philadelphia Flyers on October 9, 2014. Two nights later, they followed up their victory with another […]

Norm Johnson,  LA Blades, opens WHL season

50 Years Ago Today – News & Notes From Around Hockey

News and notes from the hockey world on  this day, fifty years ago. AHL season faces off The American Hockey League dropped the puck on their 1964-65 season last night with […]

by · October 11, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Hockey History
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Steve MacIntyre Rejuvenating His Game Among Prospects

Following the 2013-2014 season, Steve MacIntyre retired; well that was until Ducks GM Bob Murray contacted him and asked him to sign an AHL Standard Players Contract with their affiliate, […]

by · October 10, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Norfolk Admirals
Jyrki Jokipakka (Ross Bonander/THW)

Can The Texas Stars Repeat As Calder Cup Champions?

As far as hockey seasons go, it’s hard to come closer to perfection than the American Hockey League’s Texas Stars did in 2013-2014. The Stars entered the year viewed as […]

by · October 6, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Dallas Stars, Texas Stars
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Minnesota Wild: Training Camp Tidbits

Training Camp Begins Hockey fans across North America are rejoicing as training camps have finally started. It’s a sign that hockey is almost officially here. Today, Minnesota Wild fans got an […]

by · September 21, 2014 · 0 comments · Iowa Wild, Minnesota Wild
Goaltender Scott Clemmensen is back in New Jersey for his third stint as a Devil.

Whether in Albany or New Jersey, Clemmensen a Devil at Heart

On Monday, the New Jersey Devils unveiled a new marketing campaign featuring the slogan “We’re All Devils Inside.” Goaltender Scott Clemmensen, who signed a one-year deal with the Devils on July […]