Mitch Callahan has been an agitator, grinder and king of the gruesome toothless selfie in his years with the Grand Rapids Griffins. He has been underappreciated but a fan favorite and a support player but a vital source to success.
Bill Guerin and Eric Weinrich, who both started their pro careers in Utica, will serve as the honorary captains for the 2015 AHL All-Star Classic presented by Turning Stone Resort Casino, to be held January 25-26.
There are two kinds of free-agent veteran athletes: those who wait for the right opportunity to extend their career and those who wait for any opportunity in hopes of making their "comeback" or a last chance at relevance. Ilya Bryzgalov is the former.
Calvin Pickard is on his third recall this season from the Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League and for now is the Avalanche's No. 1 goalie, something not even he could have imagined at the start of the season.
The Lehigh Valley Phantoms scored three times in 21 seconds during the opening minute on Wednesday night and held on for a 5-3 win over the Binghamton Senators at the PPL Center in Allentown, Pa.
Tuesday will live long in Lightning lore as the day the future arrived - even if for only a glimpse. Highly touted prospect Andrei Vasilevskiy made his NHL debut, leading Tampa Bay to a 3-1 victory against Philadelphia.
John Curry and Johan Gustafsson combined to make 58 saves as the Iowa Wild defeated the Rockford IceHogs, 5-1, at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines on Tuesday night.
Todd Nelson has patiently waited for a chance to show he can be an NHL head coach and the Edmonton Oilers have given him that opportunity.
The Buffalo Sabres announced Tuesday that they have acquired left wing Jerry D'Amigo from the Columbus Blue Jackets in exchange for center Luke Adam.
The AHL Board of Governors has unanimously approved the transfer of ownership of the Texas Stars franchise to Northland Properties Corporation, the parent holding company of the National Hockey League’s Dallas Stars.
How Darling fell to that low point is a familiar one. How he rose to possibly a permanent roster spot with one of the NHL’s premier franchise is an extraordinary one. The Hawks are Darling’s 12th team in less than five years.
Craig Cunningham is Claude Julien’s kind of player as a maximum-effort, two-way forward capable of playing multiple positions, and the Boston Bruins' coach is interested to see more of him.
The Edmonton Oilers announced Monday afternoon that Todd Nelson will become interim coach in relief of Dallas Eakins. Gerry Fleming will take over the Oklahoma City bench.
The American Hockey League announced today that Syracuse Crunch goaltender Andrei Vasilevskiy has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Dec. 14, 2014.
Bob Fyrer is only 40 years old, but he called it a career Saturday night. The Lehigh University graduate, Fyrer has been a linesman in the American Hockey League for 17 seasons.
Drew MacIntyre won the 200th game of his American Hockey League career on Saturday night, backstopping the Charlotte Checkers to a 3-1 win over the Texas Stars in Cedar Park, Texas.
There is a tradition in hockey locker rooms that’s as old as sharpening skates and keeping pucks in a freezer. It is as much a part of a player’s daily routine as eating breakfast. That tradition? Pulling pranks on teammates.
Chicago right wing Cody Beach has been suspended for two (2) games and San Antonio defenseman Shane O'Brien has been suspended for two (2) games as a consequence of incidents occurring in a game between the teams on Dec. 9.
After four junior seasons in Quebec, Montreal Canadiens prospect Charles Hudon is quickly making a mark as a professional rookie with the AHL's Hamilton Bulldogs.
The Pittsburgh Penguins announced today that Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins head coach John Hynes and assistant coach Alain Nasreddine have been signed to multi-year extensions.
- Callahan looks 'to be great every night' for Griffins
- Guerin, Weinrich named All-Star honorary captains
- Return to hockey ideal for Ilya Bryzgalov
- Pickard opens eyes in Colorado
- Phantoms tie record with 3 goals in :21
- Vasilevskiy gives Bolts glimpse of future
- Nelson gets his opportunity
- AHL Board OK's purchase of Texas Stars