Like Ice in the Sun: Thursday notes

When hockey players and coaches come off the ice commenting about it, you know it was frigid at Wonderland today. Status quo*, though Ross Johnston is once again taking contact. He won’t play this

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

What snow: Springfield pregame

“Especially where I’m from, every winter there’s one really big one. It’s pretty usual. It melts soon enough.” –Brock Nelson, Feb. 13, 2013 A couple of warmish days have knocked the snow down to

New dates: March 2 home, Feb. 10 road

The new dates are out, and they’re probably about as good as possible: The home game against Hartford is now Wednesday, March 2, and the game in Hershey has been set for Wednesday, Feb. 10. The road
Categories: Ppd.

Backman’s an all-star / D switch: Tuesday notes

The AHL announced its changes to the all-star rosters, and they add Sean Backman, ex-Sound Tiger, Greenwich’s own, to the Pacific Division crew. Backman’s leading Ontario at 10-21-31, a tiebreaker

Defense swap / Arcobello player of the week: Monday bits

No ice today for the Sound Tigers, but they made a move, sending Jesse Graham down to Missouri and calling up Kane Lafranchise. Graham had seemed to be putting things together in mid-December but had

“That was 10 minutes ago!*”: Sunday notes

I should’ve had some guts and led today’s story this way, but I only hinted at it: Rather than the Land of Chocolate, the Sound Tigers spent Sunday at the Land of Wonder. Ehh. It’s not even that good.
Categories: Johnston-Ross, RIP, Simpsons

Hartford Game POSTPONED (update: Hershey ppd., too)

As this thing gets dicier, the Sound Tigers and Hartford postponed tonight’s game, TBA. Tickets for tonight’s game can be used for the makeup or exchanged for tickets to another home game. Edit: The
Categories: Ppd.