As goaltending talent goes, the police officer drinking coffee in a Yonge Street cafe once possessed everything an NHL team dreams about.
Aided by 17 Milwaukee Admirals alumni, the Nashville Predators are making their first visit to the NHL’s Western Conference Finals.
Kyle Criscuolo scored his first career playoff goal at 10:03 of overtime to send Grand Rapids into the second round with a 3-2 win over Milwaukee.
Grand Rapids moved to within a win of advancing to the second round with a 5-2 victory over Milwaukee at Van Andel Arena on Sunday.
The Milwaukee Admirals and Nashville Predators have extended their affiliation agreement through the 2021-22 season.
The Milwaukee Admirals were idle on Tuesday, but they still clinched a playoff spot thanks to Cleveland’s 2-1 overtime loss in Iowa.
Alexandre Carrier’s rookie season in Milwaukee already has him on the path towards a successful NHL career.
Milwaukee Admirals forward Frederick Gaudreau has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Feb. 5, 2017.
The Anaheim Ducks have acquired right wing Max Gortz from the Nashville Predators in exchange for left wing Andrew O’Brien.
Success at one level doesn’t guarantee the same at another. But Juuse Saros appears ready to contribute full-time in Nashville.