If Morgan Barron had any moments of self-pity following his second straight training camp missing the final cut for the New York Rangers, he isn’t letting it show.
Boston Bruins assistant coach Chris Kelly’s resume on the ice speaks for itself. But head coach Bruce Cassidy saw Kelly’s promise long before he carved out a role up in the NHL ranks, 20 years ago in Grand Rapids, Mich.
Bob Kaser and Larry Figurski have been a team on Grand Rapids Griffins broadcasts for so long that they are practically joined at the hip. But the two now have another connection that neither could have imagined when they started working together more than 20 years ago: Both are heart attack survivors.
American Hockey League President and Chief Executive Officer Scott Howson has announced the following additions to the league front office:
Syracuse Crunch forward Jimmy Huntington has been selected as the AHL Player of the Week for the period ending October 17, 2021.
Belleville Senators head coach Troy Mann does not mind giving his top offensive newcomers the ice time needed to generate good offensive totals. Next in line could be Roby Jarventie.
After her college hockey career at Brown University, Katie Guay became a referee as a fun part-time job to help cover gas money for her long drives to a rink where she was playing in a rec league. Some 15 years later, she’s about to make significant hockey history with her whistle.
When the Milwaukee Admirals take the ice for their opener against Grand Rapids on Saturday night, it will mark the end of the longest offseason in team history.
The American Hockey League is set to return to action today for its 86th season of play, with six games kicking things off.
The Rochester Americans have signed forward Mark Jankowski to a one-year American Hockey League contract for the 2021-22 season.