AHL unveils inaugural Top Prospects Team

The AHL has announced its inaugural Top Prospects Team, determined by the league’s hockey operations department in conjunction with AHL general managers as the three forwards, two defensemen and one goaltender projected to be the best future NHL players.

Grimaldi lifts IceHogs in overtime

Rocco Grimaldi converted an Iowa defensive-zone turnover into the winning goal with 3:59 gone in overtime as Rockford picked up a 3-2 win in Game 1 of the teams’ Central Division first-round series.