Ness: Man of the Year

Aaron Ness is Bridgeport’s nominee for the Yanick Dupre Award and the team’s man of the year for his community involvement. Other teams’ nominees include former Sound Tigers Bruno Gervais (Lake Erie)
Categories: Alumni watch, Ness

Williams signs, to arrive here; optional Thursday notes

As was foretold the other day from Mankato, the Islanders today announced they’ve signed Stephon Williams to an entry-level contract. It’ll begin next season, so the fourth-rounder from 2013 will come
Categories: Williams

Coming back, both sides edition: Springfield postgame

As the kids roll in (and maybe start rolling in in earnest), holdovers like Mike Halmo have their roles to play, getting the top-six minutes, and in particular in Halmo’s case, working his way back
Categories: 'Round the League , Futures , Halmo , Postgame , RIP

Spring (-field pregame) Fun 502

I’ll have more when I wake up. And my work email password gets reset. One of those mornings. Similar lineup to Sunday’s for Bridgeport (identical to yesterday’s practice, which was convenient for
Categories: Pregame, Springfield

Johnston signs, status quo elsewhere: Tuesday notes

Still no Brett Gallant or Harry Zolnierczyk at practice for the Bridgeport Sound Tigers this morning, but Brent Thompson said Zolnierczyk skated on his own — still got a ways to go — and Gallant was
Categories: Markison

Killed, revived, killed: Hershey postgame

The penalty kill had come around the past five games. Less so today, giving up two on a boarding major (5-foot-11, 186-pound Sebastian Collberg) and one on a five-on-three. Ballgame. Sort of.

Not today: Hershey pregame

Pretty sure Brett Gallant and the Sound Tigers were hoping he’d be ready for this one. After that fight with Michael Sdao last night, he won’t play today. What can you do? Well, you can put Dyson
Categories: Gallant, Hershey, Pregame

Sadly rare Binghamton liveblog

Bridgeport pays its lone visit to Binghamton tonight. After they were division rivals and, for one brief, shining moment, playoff rivals, they have met just once in each city for six years in a row