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NYS Native Dave Strader Returns To NHL on NBC Broadcast Next Weekend

DAVE STRADER RETURNS TO NHL ON NBC BROADCAST BOOTH TO CALL BRUINS-STARS NHL GAME OF THE WEEK NEXT SUNDAY Veteran NHL Play-By-Play Voice and Current Dallas Stars Lead Commentator Recently Returned to Stars Broadcast Booth for Five-Game Homestand Strader Will Be Joined by Stars Broadcast Partner Daryl Reaugh and ‘Inside-the-Glass’ Analyst Brian Boucher STAMFORD, Conn. […]

Hockey Week Across America Begins TODAY

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Hockey Week Across America begins today and runs through Feb. 26. Typically a weekend celebration, USA Hockey expanded the initiative to a week this year in celebration of the 10th anniversary of Hockey Weekend Across America. Started in 2008 by USA Hockey, HWAA is an effort to celebrate the game of […]

Utica College Women’s Hockey Clinches First Round Home Playoff Game

CORTLAND, NY- The Utica College women’s hockey team wrapped up the regular season with a 4-2 win over host SUNY Cortland in ECAC West Conference action Saturday afternoon. With the win, UC finishes tied for third in the conference standings with Buffalo State. The Pioneers lose the tie-breaker to the Bengals so Utica will be […]

Orange Sweeps RIT, Clinches First Round Bye, Goalie Sets New SO Record

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – As time expired in Saturday afternoon’s game between Syracuse and Rochester Institute of Technology, the Orange had many reasons to celebrate. First, they had won on Senior Day, giving the seniors one last victory at Tennity Ice Pavilion. Syracuse also clinched a first round bye in the College Hockey America tournament with […]

Buffalo, NY Native Now Holds Army Goaltending Record

GAHAGEN is now the all-time saves leader at Army!

Jean Ratelle’s No. 19 To Be Retired By The New York Rangers

NHL.com @NHL– The New York Rangers will retire the No. 19 worn by Hockey Hall of Fame center Jean Ratelle next season, they confirmed Saturday. Ratelle, 76, was selected as one of the 100 Greatest NHL Players presented by Molson Canadian and wore his No. 19 Rangers sweater when he was introduced at the 2017 […]

NYS Native Dave Strader Returns To The Broadcast Booth

By Dallas Stars Staff / DallasStars.com– Stars play-by-play announcer Dave Strader is set to return to the broadcast booth during the Stars upcoming homestand as he continues his fight against cholangiocarcinoma, a fairly rare and aggressive form of cancer. His treatment schedule afforded him the opportunity to travel to Dallas and return to the booth […]

Fourth Annual Tyler Putnam Youth Hockey Awards Coming To Rochester April 1

April 1, 2017 The 4th Annual Tyler Putnam Youth Hockey Awards will be held once again at the beautiful Whitter House in Rochester, NY. Last year’s award ceremony hosted over 200 of Rochester NY’s who’s who in youth hockey and celebrated over 25 award winners from 25 different hockey programs in the greater Rochester, NY […]

NHL’s Top 100 Players of the First 100 Years: Brian Leech

by Kevin Allen / Special to NHL.com– What former New York Rangers general manager Neil Smith remembers most about Hall of Fame defenseman Brian Leetch’s winning the Conn Smythe Trophy in 1994 was that he seemed embarrassed to accept it. “If you look at the tape of him getting the trophy from (Commissioner) Gary Bettman […]

USA Hockey Sets 8-and-Under Player Participation Record

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Cora Dwyer, a 7-year-old from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, today became the 107,723rd 8-and-Under player to join USA Hockey in 2016-17, setting a single-season 8U participation record. It marked the second consecutive record-breaking season for USA Hockey in the 8U age classification. “These are exciting times for hockey in the United States, and […]

Two NYS Players To Participate In Training Camp For US Women’s National Team

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today that 23 players have been invited to take part in a training camp at the New England Sports Village in Attleboro, Massachusetts from February 27-March 2. The camp is for postgraduate members of the women’s national team program. The roster features 18 members of the gold medal-winning […]

NYSPHSAA Crowns 2016-17 Battle of the Fans Champions

Latham, NY- The New York State Public High School Athletic Association (NYSPHSAA) is proud to announce its 2016-17 Battle of the Fans Champions. For the first time ever four schools have been named Battle of the Fans Champions and will all be presented banners to hang in their schools to commemorate their victories. The 2016-17 […]

Hockey Week Across America Begins Sunday

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Hockey Week Across America begins Sunday (Feb. 19) and runs through Feb. 26. Typically a weekend celebration, USA Hockey expanded the initiative to a week this year in celebration of the 10th anniversary of Hockey Weekend Across America. Started in 2008 by USA Hockey, HWAA is an effort to celebrate the […]

Orchard Park/Frontier/Lakeshore Blank Monsignor Martin In Girls HS Hockey Semi’s

BY RANDY SCHULTZ –   AMHERST – Following two scoreless periods of hockey, Orchard Park/Frontier/Lakeshore scored two goals late in the third period to defeat Monsignor Martin, 2-0 to win their semi-final game of the 2017 WNYGVIHF Girls Federation playoffs Friday night at the Northtown Center at Amherst.   With the win Orchard Park/Frontier/Lakeshore will […]