Wotherspoon for Czuczman: Springfield pregame

Kevin Czuczman sits out tonight with the upper-body injury he apparently sustained in the first period last night, which kept him out a couple of shifts of the first (though he stayed on the bench)

Who’s scruffy-lookin’? Wilkes-Barre postgame

It’s always nice when someone gives you the quote so you don’t have to say it. “It was an ugly game,” Brent Thompson said. Weird, for sure. “It was a hard-fought game. Guys really sacrificed a lot

Same as it was: Wilkes-Barre pregame

Worked pretty well the other day: Bridgeport will stick with the same lineup that played a fairly dominant game against Portland on Tuesday. It’s Star Wars Night here. The Rebel Alliance logo is also

Still tighter: Friday notes

Bridgeport practiced out in Wilkes-Barre today, so sight-unseen for us. Justin Vaive sounded very doubtful for this weekend. As mentioned the other day, doesn’t sound like they planned to change much

Positive options: Thursday notes

Optional, but fairly well-attended, at Wonderland. (Though with eight skating scratches, it’d be hard not to be well-attended, I guess… moving on.) Marc-Andre Cliche and Kyle Burroughs skated again,

New faces, same faces: Wednesday notes

Not expecting much of a different lineup this weekend, though the cast of characters got a little bigger today with the arrival of Kyle Schempp, who arrived the dressing room about 10 minutes after

Sure shots: Portland postgame

“At the end of the day, we’re a team that has to shoot the puck,” Brent Thompson said. “We’re going to generate chances getting the puck on net and winning the hard areas.” Um, yeah. It’s a special

Good morning/Schempp signs: Portland pregame

It’s early. But it’s an easy one to get up for. Winner’s in fourth. Bridgeport is, in fact, again without Justin Vaive (upper body). Sebastian Collberg is in for Carter Verhaeghe, with accompanying