Kostopoulos keeping future options open
While his NHL playing days are over and his future after this season is unclear, Tom Kostopoulos has proven he can still contribute at the AHL level. He registered 19 goals with the Penguins last season, along with 52 points.
Walter Bush (1929-2016)
Walter Bush, the former AHL team owner, USA Hockey president and primary founder of the Minnesota North Stars, died Thursday. He was 86.
Cleary & Sproul return to the Griffins
The Grand Rapids Griffins have signed veteran forward Daniel Cleary to a one-year contract and have signed defenseman Ryan Sproul to a two-year contract.