Violence, violence…

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Needing a quote and wondering if I had anything resembling thought-process remaining, I asked Drew Fata if he thought something like that third period might bring these young and outgunned Sound Tigers together. He talked about new guys coming in, wanting to get involved, to be in the playoff push. And then he said something […] [Read More]
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Get the initial ready

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The AHL’s Web site notes that Jeff Dwyer is going back to Utah. Wondering if there was a related transaction? Appears there is: Andrew MacDonald is on his way back. Newsday mentioned a possible rebirth of Okposomania across the Sound next week. That’s probably one option of many for the rest of the way. Could […] [Read More]
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War of attrition

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Remembered this game in, of all places, Binghamton — one of those comparable to tonight for absences off the Clear Day list. Here’s tonight’s chart: HERE (10): Bentivoglio, Okposo, Sertich, Ford, Fretter, Smith, Keith, Fraser, Fata, Kohn. UP (7): Spiller, Tambellini, Walter, Comeau, Jackman, Regier, Nielsen. NOT QUITE BACK (1): Colliton. SUSPENDED (1): Brennan. INJURED […] [Read More]
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Lettermen

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Ladies and gentlemen, the Bridgeport Grizzlies: F: Bentivoglio-Smith-Okposo Keith (A)-Desrochers-Fretter Kinasewich-Haskins-Labelle Haley/Bourne D: Fata (A)-Ford Kohn-Fraser Dwyer-Sertich The fellas wearing the A’s are the only two skaters in the lineup with two full years’ AHL experience. (Actually, Fata doesn’t have two full years yet, but they are the only two with more than 97 games’ […] [Read More]
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They don’t close Florida

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They don't close Florida

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Ben Walter got recalled this morning. The BST are working on bringing somebody in for tomorrow’s game, so we’ll see what they get. [Read More]
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Don’t know where my poor Jesse’s gone

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Don't know where my poor Jesse's gone

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Actually, yes we do. Jesse Joensuu signed his entry-level deal, the Isles announced today. He will apparently come to practice with Bridgeport but may not get into many (if any) games. Mark Wotton skated this morning, and Jason Pitton was indeed under the knife. Hockey to close the Stadium? Dellapina says maybe. Violence watch: Michael […] [Read More]
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