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Worcester’s Westward Migration Will Benefit San Jose Sharks

An Intriguing Change The San Jose Sharks’ AHL affiliate from Worcester, Massachusetts will be moving to San Jose for the 2015-2016 season. The team will play between 30 and 40 games […]

by · January 30, 2015 · 3 comments · AHL, San Jose Sharks, Worcester Sharks
Manson's tilt against Brendan Woods on Jan 21st. Photo Credit: (John Malkowski/Norfolk Admirals)

Q&A With Anaheim Ducks Prospect Josh Manson

Anaheim Ducks prospect and current Norfolk Admiral Josh Manson is having a rookie season to remember. The 23-year-old defenseman out of Northeastern University recorded a Gordie Howe Hat trick on […]

by · January 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Norfolk Admirals
Reece Scarlett was New Jersey's 6th round pick (159 overall) in the 2011 NHL Draft.

Q & A with Reece Scarlett of the Albany Devils

Last season, his first as a pro, the now 21-year-old Reece Scarlett put up 20 points (6g-14a) over 48 games as he tried to adjust to ‘playing against men’ in […]

by · January 26, 2015 · 2 comments · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
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Red Wings Prospect Teemu Pulkkinen: I Want More Goals

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Detroit Red Wings prospect Teemu Pulkkinen is happy to get his NHL first goal under his belt. However, the 23-year-old Finn already is thinking about his […]

Q & A with Rod Pelley of the Albany Devils

Q & A with Rod Pelley of the Albany Devils

Once undrafted coming out of college, 30-year-old Rod Pelley is now in his second tour of duty with the New Jersey Devils organization and in the last two seasons with […]

by · January 24, 2015 · 0 comments · Albany Devils, New Jersey Devils
Scott Harrington won't get to make his NHL debut yet (CHL Images)

Harrington and Pouliot Proving Their Worth

For the last several years, the Pittsburgh Penguins have been stockpiling young, future NHL star defensemen.  The process began back in 2009 when they selected Simon Despres 30th overall and […]

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Stadium Series in the State of Hockey

Outdoor Hockey in the State of Hockey It’s no Winter Classic, but the Minnesota Wild has reportedly been given its first outdoor game. The Wild are set to host one […]

Kevin Gagne darts out of the tunnel Photo Credit: (John Wright/Norfolk Admirals)

Kevin Gagne: A Versatile Option For The Norfolk Admirals

During the months of November and December the Norfolk Admirals, the American Hockey League affiliate of the Anaheim Ducks, were plagued by injuries and call-ups leaving positions to fill. To […]

by · January 20, 2015 · 2 comments · Anaheim Ducks, Norfolk Admirals
Maple Leafs youngster Matt Frattin is off to a hot start (Charles LeClaire-USPRESSWIRE)

Matt Frattin Needs to Take Advantage of Second Chance

After an elbow by Anaheim Ducks’ Sami Vatanen left forward David Booth with a broken nose, 27-year-old Matt Frattin finally got a call up to join the big club Thursday […]

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Maple Leafs recall William Nylander from Sweden

It was announced Monday that the Toronto Maple Leafs  have recalled 2014 first-round pick William Nylander from MODO of the Swedish Elite League. The move was announced ahead of the […]

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Overtime Changes Successful in the AHL; NHL Next?

After the 2004-05 lockout season the NHL implemented the shootout into its overtime rules instead of games ending in a tie.  This was done mainly to drive fan interest back […]

by · January 11, 2015 · 5 comments · AHL, News/Commentary
Connor Brown: A Future Leafs Stud

Connor Brown: A Future Leafs Stud

With their 4-3 win over the Texas Stars Saturday night, the Toronto Marlies extended their current point streak to eight games. And with his 20th assist of the season of […]