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Sonny Milano (Photo: Tom Sorensen)

Getting Up to Speed: Columbus’s 2014 Draft Picks

So, where are they now? It has been about seven months since seven young prospects were selected by the Blue Jackets during last year’s entry draft. The class represents three […]

(Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports)

The Prince: Why Adrian Kempe Is a Keeper

With training camps looming ahead in the distance, like land to a sailor, fans and media gobble up everything that signals the start of hockey. While most clubs are contemplating […]

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins November Report

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins November Report

The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins advanced their strong record even further in November, putting them first in the AHL’s East Division.

by · December 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Wilkes-Barre Scranton Penguins
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Montreal Canadiens: North American Prospects Worth Watching

Now that Alex Galchenyuk has graduated with the Montreal Canadiens, Habs fans have definitely turned their attention to the NHL. However, let’s not forget all the quality prospects that Trevor Timmins […]

by · March 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Minor League Report, Montreal Canadiens, National Juniors, Uncategorized
Bridgeport Report January 4 to 13

Bridgeport Report January 4 to 13

Recap On Friday, January 4, the Springfield Falcons took down the Bridgeport Sound Tigers 5-4. Sound Tigers’ Matt Donovan started off the scoring, but it was soon followed by two […]

by · January 15, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report
The Philadelphia Flyers are 10-2-1 since the doors opened at the Consol Energy Center.(Charles LeClaire-US PRESSWIRE)

Bridgeport Report December 19 to 31

Recap Bridgeport finished the last couple weeks of 2012 strong with a 5-1 record. The team is looking to continue playing aggressive and stacking up wins against formidable opponents. Bridgeport […]

by · January 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New York Islanders
Nicklas Backstrom (Tom Turk / THW)

2013 Washington Capitals Player Rankings: NHL Ready Players

As the calendar hits 2013, there are still questions whether there will be an NHL season. Regardless, the Washington Capitals made great strides over the past year, including key additions […]

by · January 1, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, News/Commentary, Washington Capitals
Albany Devils December Diagnosis

Albany Devils December Diagnosis

The month of December began with a bang for the Albany Devils.  In one felt swoop the club eclipsed its season win total.  Albany flourished by winning its first five […]

by · December 31, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, New Jersey Devils, Prospects
(Tom Turk/THW)

Postgame Interview: Washington Capitals Goalie Braden Holtby

Washington Capitals’ goalie Braden Holtby continued to impress between the pipes at the AHL level Wednesday night, shutting out the Hershey Bears’ division rival Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. Holtby stopped all 33 […]

by · December 27, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, News/Commentary, Prospects, Washington Capitals
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Goalie Braden Holtby Poised For Starting Role With Washington Capitals

Braden Holtby proved last spring during the Washington Capitals postseason that he is definitely capable of holding a starting role in goal. He stepped into the spotlight in the nation’s […]

by · December 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, Prospects, Washington Capitals
Evgeny Grachev scored the game-winning goal for the Rivermen Saturday night (TSN Photography)

Rivermen Catching Up To NHL Talent

The adjustment from the NHL to the AHL is not an easy one.  Players have had to adjust to team bus rides instead of team charters.  Playing in Boston or […]

by · December 19, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Minor League Report, St Louis Blues
(Tom Szczerbowski-USA TODAY Sports)

Report: Flyers’ Ben Holmstrom “Should Be Back This Season”

The Adirondack Phantoms suffered a big blow this weekend, losing their captain, Ben Holmstom to a knee injury. The Flyers announced that their 25 year old forward prospect is out […]

by · December 12, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · AHL, Injury Report, Minor League Report, News/Commentary, Philadelphia Flyers, Prospects