‘It’s a privilege’: Love excited to lead Heat

Life is a little more back to normal for the Stockton Heat this season. No more temporary set-up in Calgary. No more all-Canadian schedule of opponents. No more jetting from province to province. But there is one significant change behind the bench.

Griffins’ radio voices wear hearts on their sleeves

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.

Bears off to promising start

Twice denied a chance at the Calder Cup by circumstances beyond anyone’s control, the Hershey Bears are taking another big swing at a championship run.

Checkers turn to Dalpe for leadership

As Checkers head coach Geordie Kinnear continues to figure out a winning formula while balancing a dual NHL affiliation, he will rely on his captain Zac Dalpe on and off the ice.