Leadership, newcomers drive Phantoms’ turnaround

📝 by Bob Rotruck | AHL On The Beat It was most certainly not the way Ian Laperriere thought his new career would begin as head coach of the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Three wins in the first 19 games, including winless streaks of seven and eight. But “Lappy” knew he had a solid team that […]

Can Alex Holtz…?

📝 by Jason Shaya | AHL On The Beat Utica Comets rookie Alexander Holtz can do lots of things on the ice. But can he hit targets? Win a faceoff? Shoot left-handed?  

Reedy rolling in year one

After Scott Reedy got a taste of pro hockey last season, excitement about his potential is high in 2021-22.