Albany pregame


One skater swap for Bridgeport, though it’s the same 20: Halmo and Kabanov, with switches on the wings as appropriate. There’s also a switch in goal. They’ll have one to scratch, but it looked like Jackson.

There is meanwhile an absurd amount of tiny glitter up here in the press box. I don’t want to know what kind of WWE show this was Friday.

F: Watkins (C)-Nelson-Backman
D: Donovan-Wishart
Ness-McIver (A)
Cantin-Landry (A)
G: DiPietro

F: Whitney-DeSimone-Anderson (A)
Hoeffel-Sestito (A)-D. Zajac
D: Gelinas-McPherson
Leach (C)-Burlon
G: Kinkaid

R: Knorr, Leduc. L: F. Murphy, Wahl.

While we note those officials, a note that today up in Hartford, longtime linesman Marty Demers is working his last game. We selfishly hope this retirement ends like the last one and we see him on the ice again. If not, we’ll take seeing him in the press boxes as we did in the last interregnum.

And happy St. Patrick’s Day. The hopes, dreams, and songs of rebellion of a substantial numbers of my ancestors are incorporated herein as if stated in full.

Michael Fornabaio

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3 Responses

  1. hank says:

    think it was his 1000th game.. saw something about that on facebook or twitter….

  2. I don’t — will see if I can ask.

  3. Hank says:

    Like last time when Marty retired , it was before season ended. Why is that? If u know