The St. Louis Blues announced today that Chris Thorburn has officially announced his retirement from professional hockey following a 16-year career that included 251 games in the American Hockey League.
The Buffalo Sabres announced today that Rochester Americans general manager Randy Sexton, head coach Chris Taylor and assistant coaches Gord Dineen and Toby Petersen have all been relieved of their duties.
On New Year’s Eve 2019, Dalton Smith finally got to the NHL, nearly a decade after he was selected 34th overall in the 2010 Draft.
The AHL’s four New York-based clubs have joined forces as part of the New York Hockey Gives Blood initiative, which will take place on Friday, April 17, from noon to 6 p.m. ET.
As he spends his days preparing for a postseason that may never come, Rochester Americans coach Chris Taylor has also taken the time sit, reflect and give thanks.
An unheralded prospect before this season, Jonas Johansson quickly established himself as a notable prospect in the Sabres organization.
Prior to his professional hockey career, Taylor Leier and his best friend shared a vision of starting a health-based business to provide consumers with healthy alternative snacks.
Rochester Americans forward Kevin Porter has been suspended for two (2) games as a consequence of an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game vs. Laval on Feb. 28.
Upon his assignment to Rochester on Dec. 15, Casey Mittelstadt quickly decided that embracing his opportunity in the AHL was the only path back to Buffalo.
Jonas Johansson could not have envisioned that he would realize his dream under such difficult circumstances.