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

Petrov gone, history awaits: Portland (2) pregame

The Islanders announced this morning that they’ve reassigned Kirill Petrov back to Ak Bars Kazan, whence he came. That retains his rights, and as Arthur Staple noted, that leaves open the possibility

Shots not fired: Portland (1) postgame

We keep coming back to shots in postgamers with Brent Thompson. The first was dicey for Bridgeport, and the funny part is it wasn’t horrific in the corsi/fenwick/etc sense. They turned the puck over

One change: Portland (1) pregame

Kirill Petrov, benched and then demoted last night, is out tonight. That gets Josh Holmstrom in for the first time this season. Switch in net from last night for Bridgeport, though not in referees.
Categories: Portland, Pregame

First periods have to last: Providence postgame

What a first period. Dominant. “We were all over them,” James Wright said. “I thought everyone was playing well. We were getting chances.” “They (the Sound Tigers) stuck to the game plan,” Brent
Categories: Alumni watch , Gibson , Graham , Petrov , Postgame

Petrov returns… : Providence pregame

Kirill Petrov plays his first game tonight since he broke his foot Nov. 4. How many more will he play here? We’ll see: Arthur Staple reports that Petrov is considering a return home. For tonight, he’s

Holmstrom up — The other one: Thursday notes

Connor Jones took part of practice this morning, but he seems to be questionable for the weekend. Brent Thompson reiterated lower-body, day-to-day on him. With that question mark, Bridgeport called up

You can’t throw failure over your shoulder: Wednesday notes

Belated props to whichever of the #BST's streaming service fed The La's "There She Goes" this morning. Classic.— Michael Fornabaio (@fornabaioctp) December 15, 2015 (May or may