In the life of any first-year pro, there's no end to the growing up. "The hockey part,'' reckons Andrew Mangiapane, "actually went pretty well."
Kyle Hagel, a seven-time winner of his team's AHL Man of the Year award, has retired to become an assistant coach with Seattle (WHL).
The Cleveland Monsters have signed Rocky River, Ohio, native Carter Camper to a two-year American Hockey League contract.
Dick Gamble ordered a replacement for his AHL Hall of Fame ring when it disappeared a few years ago. Soon, he’ll have one for each ring finger.