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Gallant to The Show

Brett Gallant’s an NHLer. Fresh off yesterday’s record-setter, Gallant got the call from the Isles today. After 141 AHL games, the last 140 of them here, he could make his NHL debut tomorrow. Got to be one of the neater call-ups for this team, a guy who came up that first time, we figured, as […] [Read More]

No. 56: Tuesday notes

After sending Adam Brace down yesterday, Bridgeport had Ben Rosen up here today, flying in on the red-eye to practice. He’s the latest to inherit No. 25; I was kind of hoping doubly he might be No. 56, first because that’s the lowest unworn number in team history, but also because he could be the […] [Read More]

Sound Tigers sign five

The Sound Tigers just announced five signings, some we’d heard, but probably most notably Justin Johnson, late of Manchester. Johnson becomes the first of the likely Sound Tigers with over 200 pro games (293, in fact 317 — forgot playoffs), with 103 107 of those in the AHL for the Monarchs. Here’s a nice Dan […] [Read More]
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Added forward/lost forward

Another Long Island guy on an ATO: Syosset’s Ben Rosen, late of BU. He was dressed as one of four fourth-line forwards. “We were kind of doing a little systems review, but he’s a smart hockey player,” Scott Pellerin said. “He made a good adjustment.” He was wearing No. 9, which Sean Wiles had over […] [Read More]