Monthly Archive for October, 2016

: October, 2016

Willy win: Springfield postgame

He’s waiting for a victory this year. After seven goals against in three games, Stephon Williams is 0-3 and not thrilled about that. But he got back in tonight and, but for a misadventure behind the

Three in three (1): Springfield pregame

A few changes today; from the sound of it, just a swap or two and giving some veterans a rest at the end of a long weekend. Bridgeport looks to get six points out of that three-in-three with Stephon

Adapting: Lehigh Valley postgame

I mean, is there a better situation for any hockey player than Josh Ho-Sang in a five-on-three? Let alone two of them back-to-back? An assist and his first pro goal for Ho-Sang on those two power

Same as Friday: Lehigh Valley pregame

Ain’t broke, don’t fix it, etc.: Same lineup for Bridgeport, down to the goalie and the apparent extra for warmup. The Phantoms come in with some potent players; see if they can turn things around

Alternating current: Springfield postgame

Well this will guarantee that, at some point in the next couple of days, Brent Thompson will yell at me for never calling him for a quote after they win. A big-time result for Bridgeport, which got

Landry’s back: Springfield pregame

Three years later, Jon Landry returns to the Bridgeport lineup tonight in Springfield. “I’ve had a couple of weeks to get into shape,” Landry said. “I’m going to keep it simple and try to help out

Bernier arrives / new ice: Thursday notes

Brand-new ice in today at Harbor Yard now that the circus has vacated. It did not appear to be good. Guys wiping out everywhere. Looks like the paint was scraped in a few places. They’re working on it

Bernier official: Tuesday notes

Steve Bernier cleared waivers at noon, and the Islanders announced officially that he’s a Sound Tiger. That said, the Sound Tigers had already practiced, and they’re doing some team building tomorrow

One vet in, one vet not: Monday notes

The Islanders announced near the end of Bridgeport’s practice that they’ve signed veteran forward Steve Bernier, bringing him back on a two-way contract, and he’s on waivers to come here. Physically,

Boulton to Bridgeport

To be honest, it felt like this was supposed to be coming for like three years. I said I’d believe it when I saw it. #Isles Transaction: Eric Boulton has cleared waivers and been assigned to