Koltsov sends Pens to seventh heaven

Konstantin Koltsov scored off a Matt Hussey pass at 11:44 of overtime to give Wilkes-Barre/Scranton a 3-2 win over Bridgeport in Game 7 on Sunday evening at the Arena at Harbor Yard. The Penguins will face either Philadelphia or Norfolk in the East Division final. Hussey picked up a loose puck at center ice, skated […]

IceCats overthrow Monarchs

The home team finally won, and it proved to be the difference in the series. Worcester scored four times in the second period en route to a 6-1 win over Manchester on Saturday night, putting the wraps on their Atlantic Division semifinal series, four games to two. Captain Jeff Panzer had a goal and an […]

Chiodo, Pens take it to the limit

Matt Hussey scored twice in his first appearance of the series, and Andy Chiodo stopped 23 shots for the shutout as Wilkes-Barre/Scranton dominated Bridgeport on Friday night, 5-0, to square their East Division semifinal series at three games apiece. The deciding Game 7 will be Sunday afternoon at Bridgeport’s Arena at Harbor Yard. Konstantin Koltsov […]

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 […]