Tough start, and turning pages: Providence postgame

Game 76. A little bit conceivably on the line, though honestly, Toronto, Albany, take your pick: It’s a tall task one way or the other, and Portland’s win ultimately meant it was one of those two.
Categories: Alumni watch , Burroughs , McAdam , Missouri , Postgame

Toronto-Bridgeport

First games ever against the Marlies. First games against the Leafs’ farm club in over a decade. North Division Semifinals Bridgeport Sound Tigers vs. Toronto Marlies Game 1: Saturday at Bridgeport, 7
Categories: Playoffs?!?, Toronto

Game 76 of 79 or greater: Providence pregame

Eamon McAdam makes his pro debut, and a few changes on defense to go with one up front (which result in a couple of familiar or semi-familiar lines, except the one that moves Tanner Fritz to the
Categories: Pregame, Providence

Split Decisions: Fake Team Awards XI

Thanks to those who voted, who split their votes (in more ways than one) to leave a close finish for both fake trophies. Seven players got Seventh Player votes; six got Fan Favorite nods. The Seventh

Box updated… mostly: 280 PIM

They’ve finalized the box from today’s game, with 152 penalty minutes to Bridgeport and 128 to the Devils. A game misconduct was added to Marc-Andre Cliche for a secondary altercation in the first
Categories: Albany

Sorting through Sunday: What has to happen

After 75 games, we’re still doing this. Fun. Jason Chaimovitch tweeted out the official version of this: #AHL Eastern Conference standings scenarios for Sunday, now with more accuracy:
Categories: Thinking too hard

Games for seeding: Albany liveblog

Bridgeport is actually in the playoffs. Two games left to figure out where they finish. Hey, let’s do this one more time. One of those 5 p.m. starts in Albany. We’ll be listening to Paul

An unknown future: Saturday’s (non-)scenarios

The Sound Tigers can’t know their opponent Saturday. It’s a Heisenberg Uncertainty, position/momentum kind of thing: Being locked in in the Atlantic Division means it could still flip with Utica in
Categories: Thinking too hard