A few notes (Vaughan to CHI, Krys to BU)/couple of stories

–Scooter Vaughan to the Chicago Wolves. –Ridgefield’s Chad Krys says he’s going to Boston University. –Larry Brooks says the Rangers won’t be bidding on Robbie Russo, who comes off the Islanders’

Home again (long, windy, messy): vacation notes/bookkeeping

If you missed this afternoon’s news, Matt Carkner will return on a two-year AHL contract, and Kevin Poulin also re-signed. Wrapping up two lost weeks from there… For a few days a couple of weeks

Carkner signs AHL deal/Poulin re-ups

Told that the Sound Tigers will shortly announce a two-year AHL contract for Matt Carkner, who’ll be a veteran presence on what’s otherwise again a very young defense. Arthur Staple also reports that
Categories: Carkner, Poulin

Couple of midweek notes

Sean Backman sticks with the Kings’ farm club, now in Ontario, on an AHL deal again. Mike Pereira to Reading. Justin Johnson reportedly to the Toronto Marlies. (Thanks, Ray) The Amerks have a new

They’re all coaching now: Friday notes

An Adirondack-Manchester ECHL game might be worth a trip this year just for the Sound Tigers nostalgia. The Adirondack Thunder named Cail MacLean head coach Thursday. MacLean, you may remember from

NWHL schedule/Kevin comes back: Tuesday notes

The National Women’s Hockey League released its schedule, beginning with New York at Connecticut at Chelsea Piers in Stamford on Oct. 11. Unfortunately U.S. star Amanda Kessel won’t play her senior
Categories: Alumni watch, NWHL, RIP

Islanders sign Leblanc

The Islanders announced they’ve signed Louis Leblanc to a two-way contract. Leblanc was a first-round pick of Montreal’s, went to Harvard for a year, went to play junior in Montreal and has four years
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Here and gone: Coupla Wednesday notes

The Islanders announced yesterday that Mike Halmo and Kevin Czuczman accepted their qualifying offers, so they’re under contract for next year. QOs were scheduled to expire Wednesday for Kevin Poulin