Monthly Archive for July, 2017

: July, 2017

Juha to Chamonix: weekend notes

Defenseman Luke Juha, who spent the whole season in Missouri, is off to France, Chamonix. Fun fact: Most of the past season, whenever a random blue Sound Tigers sweater was needed, for a headshot or

Jones (C.) re-ups

The Islanders announced they’ve re-signed Connor Jones for one more year. That finishes off their restricted free agent business and leaves them at 43 contracts with a couple of months left in

Coaching free agency: Wednesday notes

Tucson named Mike Van Ryn its head coach. No word what happens if he decides to go coach junior. (Sorry.) TEAMOldNew RCKTed Dent (4/25) Jeremy Colliton (5/18)  UTITravis Green (4/26 –

Life is a great big bang-up: Tuesday notes

Jesse Graham, not tendered a qualifying offer by the Islanders a month ago, is now a Colorado Avalanche defenseman. Got a raise, even. Graham bounced up and down to the Coast in his three Bridgeport

Pelech re-ups: Monday notes

As we wait out the rain comes word that Adam Pelech has signed a four-year contract with the Islanders. Pelech spent most of his time up there this year, and this kind of commitment makes clear that’s

Finn to the Checkers: Wednesday notes

Charlotte announced today that it has signed Matt Finn to an AHL two-way. The Islanders didn’t tender Finn a contract before the deadline last month, making him an unrestricted free agent. (The Lists

Winny, Marlie: Saturday notes

Josh Winquist to the Toronto Marlies, Toronto announced this morning. Nuptials corner: Kyle Schempp announced his engagement, and Cam Atkinson showed off a wedding picture. And RIP, Maryam Mirzakhani,

Friendly report: Gibson re-ups

CapFriendly tonight posted a new one-year, two-way contract for Christopher Gibson with a little guarantee-bump on the back end. Unconfirmed, but they’ve been good.

Sifers to Utica (Edit: Adieu, Bruno)

Stratford’s Jaime Sifers, Calder Cup champion and former Fairfield Prep standout, has signed a two-year AHL contract with Utica, the Comets announced. He spent the last two years in Cleveland, an

RestWatch ’18: Schedule, second-looked

Last year at this time (well, six weeks later, but on Spy Camera Day), we did a little Preliminary RestWatch on the three-in-threes. Last year’s, as noted, was pretty kind to Bridgeport, all in all.