Pair of long-standing records soon to fall
Last weekend, San Jose Barracuda head coach Roy Sommer and Rockford IceHogs goaltender Michael Leighton equaled sought-after records set by a pair of honored members of the Hockey Hall of Fame.
Leighton on verge of breaking shutout record
Leighton is on the verge of breaking the all-time American Hockey League shutout record that Hockey Hall of Famer Johnny Bower has held since 1957. The Rockford IceHogs goalie can pick up his 46th AHL shutout as soon as Friday.
AHL extends agreement with Extenet Systems
The American Hockey League has announced a renewed agreement with ExteNet Systems, Inc., the leading independent provider of distributed networks enabling outdoor and indoor wireless connectivity, as the league's official and exclusive arena wireless network provider.