Wings back in it

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Must be an interesting night when you score four in the first and your goalie is first star. The Wings tied the series with a 4-1 win, chasing Wheeling starter Peter Delmas. Justin Taylor had a goal (his eighth) and an assist, and Jon Landry had two assists. The series goes to West Virginia for […] [Read More]

Broken Wings: Friday roundup

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Kalamazoo led 2-0 early tonight but gave it back: Brandon DeFazio scored the tying and winning goals as Wheeling won Game 1 of the ECHL Eastern Conference Final 3-2 in overtime. Game 2 is Saturday before the series goes to Wheeling for three. Milwaukee got a lead on Houston with a 3-1 win. The two […] [Read More]

Hisey to Austria

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EHC Linz announces it signed Rob Hisey, reuniting him with former Springfield coach Rob Daum. [Read More]
Categories: Hisey

In charge (with late Thursday roundup)

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Nothing earth-shattering out of this morning’s press conference at the arena, trumpeting the Sound Tigers’ takeover — the “official” announcement, more than one person said, though the team has been in charge since it moved upstairs March 30. They didn’t confirm the assumed NHL exhibition game, which should be happening; finalizing the details and announcement. […] [Read More]

Alumni watch on TV

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Another big goal for Sean Bergenheim as the Lightning move on. Zack Smith’s third-period goal, his first in a long time, gave Binghamton a win in Game 1 at Portland. Right back at it Thursday. Kalamazoo finally knows who it’s playing in the conference finals: Wheeling, after an OT win on the road. Series opens […] [Read More]

News of the Worlds*

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The Boston Herald tracked down Greg Cronin in Europe, and Cronin denied the report from Saturday night that he was going anywhere. Also, the Islanders just announced that Jesse Joensuu will play in the World Championship for Finland. *-Or, “Cro: ‘Whoa. Pro? No-go.’” [Read More]
Categories: General

News of the Worlds*

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The Boston Herald tracked down Greg Cronin in Europe, and Cronin denied the report from Saturday night that he was going anywhere. Also, the Islanders just announced that Jesse Joensuu will play in the World Championship for Finland. *-Or, “Cro: ‘Whoa. Pro? No-go.’” [Read More]
Categories: Alumni watch, Joensuu

Five years of catch-up (w/Game 7 update)

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Five years ago tonight, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers came back from a 2-0 deficit to beat the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins in overtime. Masi Marjamaki scored 2:11 into overtime* after the Sound Tigers finished killing off a Harlan Pratt penalty from the last minute of regulation. It gave the Sound Tigers a 3-2 lead in the series, […] [Read More]

Doubled up (with overnight adds)

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Fairfield’s Julie Chu was on the ice for Hilary Knight’s goal in overtime, and the U.S. women’s national team beat Canada to win the World Championship. So that’s gold for the Under-18 men’s team (boys team, if we’re being consistent stylewise) and for the women’s national team. We’re No. 1 (as long as adult males […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Doubled up (with overnight adds)

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Fairfield’s Julie Chu was on the ice for Hilary Knight’s goal in overtime, and the U.S. women’s national team beat Canada to win the World Championship. So that’s gold for the Under-18 men’s team (boys team, if we’re being consistent stylewise) and for the women’s national team. We’re No. 1 (as long as adult males […] [Read More]