Monarchs' O'Neill named Player of the Week
The American Hockey League announced today that Manchester Monarchs right wing Brian O'Neill has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 21, 2014.
IceHogs coach to lead U.S. at World Juniors
The 2015 tournament kicks off on Friday, Dec. 26 and USA will take on Finland at 2 p.m. at the Bell Centre in Montreal. Overall, Team USA will face-off against four teams in a round-robin style format leading up to the Quarterfinals on Friday, Jan. 2.
Zepp goes the distance for first NHL win in debut
Rob Zepp became the oldest goaltender to win his NHL debut since Hugh Lehman did so in 1926 when he notched the win on Sunday night against Winnipeg. The 33-year-old stopped 25-of-28 shots en route to a 4-3 overtime victory for the Philadelphia Flyers.