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Strome recalled

We interrupt football to note that, indeed, the Islanders recalled Ryan Strome this morning after they sent Taylor Beck down late last night. Strome had four points in eight Bridgeport games, keeping
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Defensive repeat: Hartford postgame

What stood out to Brent Thompson about the defensive effort this weekend, including tonight’s 1-0 win? “Our goalies made big saves when we needed them,” Thompson said. “I like the fact the defense is

Unmatched: Springfield postgame

We’ve seen this in bits and pieces at times, but two-plus periods of a strict five-man matchup, not usually. Worked out OK, in part because of the sixth guy out there. “I thought we had a couple of

Topsy-turvy: early Saturday, Strome return edition

Talked to Ryan Strome. Who sounded very Ryan Strome-ish. If he has to get the confidence in his game back, he still has confidence. What with the world turned upside-down (and Justin Florek in 18),
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Strome all-rookie (Langlois, too)

Ryan Strome obviously had a remarkable rookie year for Bridgeport, though you had to wonder whether voters planned to focus on that brilliance in a short period of time (crazy stat in tomorrow’s

So they’ve won 12 of 14*

Halmo steps on ice, levels Kessel. Already a fan favorite.— Arthur Staple (@StapeNewsday) February 28, 2014 Not a bad start to the NHL career. A few big hits (four in all in 9:01), a few plays

Recalls in units: Top line goes up

In every game in which Ryan Strome has played for Bridgeport since Oct. 30, the top line has been Anders Lee-Strome-Mike Halmo. The New York Islanders have the option of deploying that line together
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Accurate: skills contest plus Tuesday notes

Ryan Strome hit two posts, then hit four targets in succession to set the bar with a 4-for-6 in the accuracy competition. Then Magnus Nygren and Jason Jaffray matched him. He still gets a share of the

All-Stars from away, Day 1

That is a whole lot of awesome flags. Hoping for four songs. NESN and MSG Plus and AHL Live tonight if you want to watch it; 6:30 p.m. start. Make it NESN Plus or MSG+2* tomorrow for the game

Skate a little: Tuesday notes (with edit)

Gimme of the week: After being off for the Super Bowl on Sunday and again on Monday, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers skated. And skated. And skated some more. They’d gone through a practice already, which