In a state where football is a way of life, youth hockey participation has grown rapidly since the Texas Stars arrived.
Top Senators prospects Thomas Chabot and Colin White are learning that raw talent alone will only take them so far.
Plans rarely work out as drawn up in the American Hockey League. Hershey Bears head coach Troy Mann can attest to that.
The Arizona Coyotes have acquired forward Tye McGinn and goaltender Michael Leighton from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for goaltender Louis Domingue.