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Wrapping Sunday/state of the league Monday notes

Links, some delayed for technical reasons, from last night: Sean Backman credited Mike Stothers’ faith in his offensive game as a big factor in recapturing it. (Stothers was money.) Catching up,
Categories: Alumni watch , Backman , Just business , Pulock , Quine

The stars look very different today: Monday bits

With some extra on-ice work coming tomorrow, the Sound Tigers didn’t skate this morning, opting for a hard workout. As far as we’re told, status quo on the roster. We’ll see how they line up tomorrow.
Categories: Just business, RIP

It’s just a start: Providence postgame

Well. The easiest thing to do is the overview: At 11-4, the best 15-game start in team history, even accounting for shootouts: All three previous Bridgeport teams that had 10 wins through 14 games

All right, all right: Tuesday notes

The Sound Tigers didn’t use a fifth right-handed defenseman in their team history until their second season. It’s possible they dress five tomorrow night, as Brent Thompson said Matt Finn is

Picker titled, status quo: Tuesday notes

He has basically held the job since they let Howard Saffan go back in June, but the Islanders today finally put the title of president of the Sound Tigers on Michael Picker. He remains senior vice

Enough of this camp stuff: Friday notes

A very consistent set of lines and pairs this week. It sure seems like this is what they’ve got. Williams was in the “Bridgeport” net, but Gibson’s day was shorter today, so presumably tomorrow’s

Notes from the State of Virginia: Thursday bits

Been away for a few days — totally recommend a visit to Petersburg National Battlefield, the National Museum of the Marine Corps, and my family near Raleigh* and friends near Philly, though I’m not

Drury back to NYR, littler Thompson to PC: Friday notes

A couple of things that accumulated over the past couple of days: Chris Drury is back in hockey, joining the Rangers as their director of player development. Local guy and, one would think, a guy

Redesigns, local rinks, Czech orthography: Tuesday notes

Hey, another new blog design. Let me know if anything’s less than functional for you. We’ve gotten further and further from this baby. Shouts out to Rene Morgan for designing it 10 years ago… this

Camp invites, farm interests: Notes on a Monday

Have been sitting on most of these links for a while, but a bit of news to spur actually posting it: The Islanders announced PTOs for Matt Carkner, Tyler Barnes and Parker Milner, all of whom are