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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

Forty shots: Springfield postgame

Been hearing Brent Thompson talk for like two years about shooting the puck more. (I know every time I bring it up it seems like he’s been saying it for a longer time; he kind of has.) This time, it
Categories: Berube , Mayfield , Postgame , Rampant nostalgia , RIP

If that’s all: Thursday notes

They were without Mike Halmo this morning; swelling around his eye from last night’s puck to the face, so he didn’t skate. They looked roughly the same as they were (Sebastian Collberg in his spot),

Cobras and pythons: Lehigh Valley postgame

Can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard Brent Thompson talk about getting 40 shots a game. How’s 43? Not enough. “At the end of the day, we haven’t done enough to bury them,” James Wright said. “We’d

Someone (probably) has to win: Lehigh Valley pregame

The second-to-last tie in Sound Tigers history was a scoreless game here, April 10, 2004 against the Philadelphia Phantoms. (Clinched the division for Philly, sent Bridgeport to Wilkes-Barre, and

Whitneyless: Portland liveblog (2/2)

This is the 19th time in team history that the Sound Tigers have allowed at least four goals in four games in a row. You probably won’t be surprised to know it’d only happened once in the team’s first

“Were they sent to hell?” “Worse, Wisconsin”: pregame notes

Liveblog on a separate post, because this set of accumulated notes and links got long after a day off, a trip to Stratford for golbol presentations, and a haircut: Quite the night last night for Adam

Trivia ’15-16: The Answers

The answers to Thursday’s annual trivia quiz after (hopefully) sufficient spoiler space and a clickthrough from the main page:

Gritty, gutty: Providence postgame

First word out of Brent Thompson’s mouth was ‘gutsy’. Not bad. Particularly late, it was plenty of Pelech-Mayfield against Alexander Khokhlachev as usual. It was also lots of Florek-Holmstrom-Halmo.

That’s the break, y’all: Portland (2) postgame

It’s hard to figure out where to start with this one. How about here: Bridgeport had 10 shots in the first 40 minutes, and only four had come from forwards. It finished with 12 of 23 shots coming from
Categories: Florek , Futures , Gibson , New Haven , Portland