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New Jersey Devils Social Media Guide

In comparison to some other teams in the NHL, the New Jersey Devils fan base isn’t quite the size of some others (think Toronto, Montreal, Detroit), but their diehard fans […]

by · July 19, 2014 · 1 comment · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
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After a Painful Start, Jon Merrill’s Rookie Season a Quiet Success

During the offseason, The Hockey Writers will be doing a ten-part series on the success stories of the 2013-14 New Jersey Devils. Despite missing the postseason for the second consecutive […]

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Hershey Bears Announce New Coaching Staff

After a few months of searching, the Washington Capitals and Hershey Bears announced that Troy Mann will lead their AHL club for the 2014-15 season. Mann spent last season as […]

Hershey Bears Offseason Preview

Hershey Bears Offseason Preview

Free agency gets underway at the NHL and AHL levels today, with the Washington Capitals organization set to make some important signings and transactions. The Capitals have still yet to […]

David Leggio has appeared in a good amount of AHL games and could create a competitive atmosphere in Bridgeport for himself and Kevin Poulin. (stat19/flickr)

David Leggio Unlikely to Return to Washington Capitals

The Washington Capitals are in search of a backup goalie which will certainly have a trickle down affect throughout Washington’s minor league system. With young goalie prospect Philipp Grubauer set […]

Jake Allen won 33 games for AHL Chicago last season (Credit: Texas Stars Hockey)

Your Summer Guide to St. Louis Blues Prospects

Looking at the St. Louis Blues’ young roster, it’s easy to see why they were once considered a team loaded with prospects. However, the team has seen the core of […]

The Hershey Bears celebrate after a goal against the St. John's IceCaps (stat19/flickr)

Hershey Bears Coaching Candidates

With the Capitals announcement of Barry Trotz as their next head coach, the Hershey Bears should have their third coach in three seasons in the coming weeks. With Mike Haviland […]

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Loaded Baby Wild Squad in Iowa for 2014-15 AHL Season

The depth of young players collected by Chuck Fletcher during his five years as the Minnesota Wild general manager will be on full display during the 2014-15 season. The NHL […]

by · May 29, 2014 · 0 comments · Iowa Wild, Minnesota Wild
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Checkout Day With The Norfolk Admirals

Following the end of the season every professional hockey team has what is known as “checkout day”. A time where players, coaches, and management come together to discuss the season […]

by · May 21, 2014 · 0 comments · AHL, Norfolk Admirals
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Admirals Melt Ice Caps 3-2

It was do-or-die time for the Norfolk Admirals Tuesday night as Max Friberg, Shea Theodore and Andre Petersson polished off the St. John’s Ice Caps 3-2 in overtime to force […]

by · May 14, 2014 · 1 comment · AHL, Norfolk Admirals
Hershey Bears coach Mike Haviland (Annie Erling Gofus/The Hockey Writers)

Hershey Bears Lose Great Hockey Mind

In terms of job security at the professional level of hockey, there’s almost none for head coaches and their assistants. Two Calder Cup championships for Mark French followed by three […]

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Wrap Up Game Four With Yawney, Wagner And Exelby

After a dramatic overtime goal by Max Sauve and a stellar shutout performance by goaltender John Gibson, the Norfolk Admirals overtook the Manchester Monarchs 1-0 Wednesday night in Norfolk which […]