Ducks’ Bylsma suspended for Game 2

The American Hockey League announced today that Cincinnati Mighty Ducks right wing Dan Bylsma has been suspended for one (1) Calder Cup playoff game as a result of his actions in an April 21, 2004 AHL game in Milwaukee. Bylsma will miss tonight’s Game 2 of Cincinnati’s West Division Semifinal series in Milwaukee.

IceCats prevail in triple overtime

Brendan Brooks scored six minutes into the third overtime period and Curtis Sanford finished with 60 saves as Worcester posted a 3-2 win over Manchester on Thursday night to take a 3-2 series lead in their Atlantic Division semifinal series. The road team has won each of the first five games in the series. Game […]

Wolves push Griffins to the brink

Kari Lehtonen made 29 saves and Steve Maltais recorded four points as Chicago pushed Grand Rapids to the brink of elimination with a 4-1 win in Game 3 of their West Division semifinal on Wednesday night. The Wolves lead the series, three games to none, and go for the sweep of their arch-rivals in Game […]

Schaefer sketching out future plans

More articles in the AHL On The Beat archive Nolan Schaefer wants to be mentioned in the same breath as Martin Brodeur. Sure, it would be nice to be a sure-fire Hall-of-Famer. It would be great to lead the NHL in goals against average three different times. But Schaefer has something different in mind. “Brodeur […]

Hauser keeps ‘Cats scratching their heads

The Manchester Monarchs are back in their Atlantic Division semifinal series thanks to goaltender Adam Hauser. The rookie Hauser made 26 saves for his second consecutive shutout and Noah Clarke scored a pair of goals as Manchester rolled to a 6-0 win over Worcester in Game 4 on Tuesday night. The best-of-seven series is now […]

Division Semifinal previews (1 vs. 4/5)

Atlantic Division Semifinal – Series “A” A1-Hartford Wolf Pack vs. A5-Portland Pirates Game 1 – Tue., Apr. 20 Portland at Hartford, 7:05 ET Game 2 – Wed., Apr. 21 Portland at Hartford, 7:05 ET Game 3 – Fri., Apr. 23 Hartford at Portland, 7:05 ET Game 4 – Sun., Apr. 25 Hartford at Portland, 4:05 […]

Clowe’s goal KO’s T.O.

Ryan Clowe scored the game-winning goal with 6:03 to go in regulation on Sunday afternoon as Cleveland knocked off Toronto, 6-3, to win the North Division qualifying series, two games to one. The pesky Roadrunners won Game 1 before the Barons bounced back with a double-overtime victory on Saturday night. In Game 3, Cleveland saw […]

Mighty fine victory for Mighty Ducks

There will be a new Calder Cup champion in 2004. The Cincinnati Mighty Ducks defeated the Houston Aeros on Saturday night, 6-3, ending the Aeros’ reign as champions with a two-game sweep of the West Division qualifying series. Cincinnati moves on to face Milwaukee in the next round, beginning Wednesday night at the Bradley Center. […]