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Killing them: WBS postgame

We are eight days shy of the 10th anniversary — seriously? How the heck — of the seven-second-delay game, in which Greg Cronin let loose on a Wes McCauley no-goal call in his postgame interview, complete with visual aids (the game film). Brent Thompson didn’t break out video on us for this one, so it’s […] [Read More]

First round of Bridgeport cuts

Note: The Islanders at first had Aaron Ness coming here, but that appears to have changed for the moment. The Sound Tigers announced their first round of cuts. Notably remaining are tryouts Colton Gillies, Andrew Rowe and Tyler Shattock. Still here on AHL contracts: forwards Justin Courtnall and C.J. Stretch, the returning Chris Langkow and […] [Read More]
Categories: Pereira-Mike

Six AHL contracts

In addition to Adam Phillips (listed as a forward) and Mike Pereira, previously noted, Bridgeport announced AHL deals for Philippe Trudeau, who was here on an amateur tryout this past spring; Peter Sivak, a veteran Czech forward who’s played his first two seasons in North America the past two years; former Maine defenseman Mark Nemec, […] [Read More]

Pereira to Bridgeport II

Like his brother, Joe, Mike Pereira made his pro debut with the Worcester Sharks. Unlike Joe, Mike didn’t join the Sound Tigers immediately after that. But he’s joined them soon enough: had confirmed that he’s signing an AHL contract with Bridgeport for next year, as Chip Malafronte first reported. Pereira debuted in Bridgeport, actually, with […] [Read More]