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Sabres Return Pu To London of OHL

BUFFALO, N.Y. (September 23, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has returned forward Cliff Pu to the London Knights (OHL). The Sabres now have 46 players (25 forwards, 15 defensemen and six goaltenders) on their training camp roster.

Team Leetch Tops Team Chelios In AAPG

BUFFALO, New York – Team Leetch topped Team Chelios, 6-5, here tonight in the sixth annual CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game at KeyBank Center in Buffalo, New York. Brady Tkachuk (St. Louis, Mo./Boston University) scored the game-winner with just over five minutes remaining and added an assist to earn Player of the Game honors. Jake […]

Canucks Reduce Pre-Season Roster, Assign Three To Utica Training Camp

Utica, NY – Vancouver Canucks General Manager Jim Benning announced today that the Canucks have reduced their pre-season roster by four players. The following player has been assigned to his junior team: Jakob Stukel Left Wing Calgary Hitmen The following players will attend the Utica Comets Training Camp: Anton Cederholm Defense Mackenze Stewart Defense Danny […]

NWHL Announces “NWHL Twitter Game Of The Week” Schedule

BROOKLYN, NY– The National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) today unveiled the “NWHL Twitter Game of the Week” schedule for the 2017-18 season. The global live streams feature 16 regular season games, the NWHL All-Star Game and two games of the pre-season NWHL/Team Russia Summit Series. The 19 games will be produced by the NWHL and […]

Crunch Hire Syracuse Native To Front Office Position

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – The Syracuse Crunch announce the hiring of Matthew Thompson as an account executive today. As an account executive, Thompson will be responsible for selling ticket packages and single game tickets along with booking groups. He will also work with local businesses and organizations to develop relationships through business pack sales and sponsorships. […]

Devils, Ziff Law Firm To Honor Veterans This Season

BINGHAMTON, NY – The Binghamton Devils announced that the club has teamed up with Ziff Law Firm to honor veterans at every home game during the 2017-18 season. Veterans who are chosen throughout the year will receive four free tickets to a game. During the game, the veteran will be introduced and recognized for his […]

7th Cornell Senior From 17-18 Season Signs With Pro Team

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The ECHL’s Kansas City Mavericks announced Wednesday the signing of forward Eric Freschi ’17 for the upcoming hockey season. With Freschi’s signing, seven graduating seniors from the 2016-17 Cornell men’s hockey team have signed their first professional contracts. Freschi wrapped up his collegiate career with 126 games— the most among his classmates […]

Sabres Return Four To Junior Clubs

BUFFALO, N.Y. (September 20, 2017) — The Buffalo Sabres today announced the team has returned forwards Vasily Glotov (Shawinigan) and Brandon Hagel (Red Deer), as well as defensemen Vojtech Budik (Prince Albert) and Austin Osmanski (Mississauga) to their respective junior clubs. The Sabres now have 47 players (26 forwards, 15 defensemen and six goaltenders) on […]

Syracuse Picked To Finish Second In Preseason CHA Women’s Hockey Poll

Robert Morris is projected to repeat as champions of the College Hockey America Conference according to the league’s Preseason Poll released Tuesday morning. The Colonials received 5 of the 6 first place votes with Syracuse receiving the other. In 2016-17, Robert Morris became the first school other than Mercyhurst to be crowned outright CHA regular […]

Former Hobart Hockey Star Mitch Beyer Playing Pro In France

Former Hobart College hockey defenseman Mitch Beyer ’17 (Clifton Park, N.Y.) is currently playing professionally for the Briancon Red Devils in Briancon, France. The Red Devils play in the Division I league and are a team the Statesmen played on their trip to Europe last December. “Hockey has been a life-long passion of mine and […]

Defending NCAA Champion Clarkson U No. 1 In Preseason Women’s College Hockey Poll

Defending NCAA Champion Clarkson University No. 1 in Preseason USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women’s College Hockey Poll USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine 2017-18 Women’s College Hockey Poll – Preseason #1 (First-place votes in parentheses) Rank School Final 2016-17 Rank 2016-17 Record Weeks in Top 10 1. Clarkson University, 183 (14) 1 32-4-5 1 2. University of […]

Donations Made To Long Island Sled Hockey, Long Island Blues

Long Island Sled Hockey and the Long Island Blues each received $2,500 on Saturday as part of the NHL’s Hockey Is For Everyone initiative. The presentations were made at the Northwell Health Ice Center, the New York Islanders practice facility, in East Meadow, New York. The donations were made are part of the NHL Centennial […]

2017 NWHL Pre-Season Schedule Set

   BROOKLYN, NY – The National Women’s Hockey League (NWHL) today released its 8-game pre-season schedule for 2017. Dates are set for the “NWHL/Team Russia Summit Series,” while the Buffalo Beauts will host special exhibition games against Team China and the Buffalo Junior Sabres.   Tickets are on sale now for all games at NWHL.zone. All […]

Amerks Ink Garret Ross To AHL Contract

(Rochester, NY) – Rochester Americans General Manager Randy Sexton announced today that the team has signed forward Garret Ross to a one-year American Hockey League contract. Ross appeared in 27 games last season with the Tucson Roadrunners (AHL), recording four points (1+3) and 39 penalty minutes. Prior to joining Tucson for the 2016-17 campaign, the […]