CFA, Day what, 4?

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Losing track already. Our man Corey Witt from the Isles’ PR department has a bit on the rookie game in Moncton, in which Martin Frechette had the only kiddies’ goal in a 3-1 loss to Rutgers the University of New Brunswick. Corey calls out Jamie Fraser as “the best player on the ice for either […] [Read More]
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CFA, Day 3: Move to New Jersey

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Kimber’s bit from Moncton. Preseason games get going tomorrow. There was sort of one in Shelton today, and the Baby Bruins scored four power-play goals to win 5-1 over the Baby Devils. I was paying little real attention (though it was nice to see a few familiar faces…), except to the uniforms. Boston was wearing […] [Read More]
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CFA, Day 2: What tomorrow’s gonna really bring

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CFA, Day 2: What tomorrow's gonna really bring

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The most important thing from Kimber’s Day 2 report is, of course, about Jeremy Colliton. If he starts in Bridgeport, it appears he’ll be wearing his third sweater number in three years, 21. He’ll… No, wait, let’s come back to that. Kimber calls out the line combination that most forced a tweak of my private […] [Read More]
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Camp from afar, Day 1

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BST PR man Kimber Auerbach did up a full camp recap, including lines, which reveals an interesting addition: vet centerman Marc Cavosie. I’m guessing tryout, but I’ve got an e-mail in to check. Cavosie makes it 60 guys, as visible in the lineups Kimber set out; 12, 6 and 2 on each of three teams. […] [Read More]
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Ex-Files: Campin’ Out in the NHL

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Ex-Files: Campin' Out in the NHL

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Former Sound Tigers on (other) NHL training-camp rosters: There’s a bunch on the Islanders’, obviously. There’s also a bunch on the Oilers’…. ATLANTA: Jason Krog. BOSTON: Petteri Nokelainen. CALGARY: Eric Godard. CAROLINA: Jeff Hamilton, Brandon Nolan. COLORADO: Ben Guite, Wyatt Smith. COLUMBUS: Jeff Szwez, Joel Bouchard (tryout). EDMONTON: Rick Berry, Denis Grebeshkov, T.J. Kemp, Robert […] [Read More]
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It (almost) begins

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Took a hop down to Uniondale today to chat with a couple of players before camp begins. (And it was just a couple, but they had dinner and a presentation and headshots and stuff. We’ll get the fuller picture when they get back.) Space pushes the little camp-preview story back to Friday, but it should […] [Read More]
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