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OTTERS COUNTDOWN: #2 – Williams era finally begins

By | August 24, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

It seems like Devin Williams has been around the Erie Otters forever. In reality, it has been only three seasons. But I suspect it felt longer at times as Williams waited patiently to be the team’s No. 1 goaltender. After an extended dress rehearsal that was the 2014 OHL playoffs, and 86 games of experience…

 

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CAMP COUNTDOWN: #1 – Burakovsky’s hockey fate will impact Otters

By | August 24, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

Andre Burakovsky will participate in Erie Otters camp this week. But don’t read too much into that. He isn’t staying long, since he heads to Washington Capitals camp early next month. And like his agent, Kevin Epp of Titan Sports Management in Vancouver, British Columbia, said recently, he likely won’t return. “The chances of him…

 

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OTTERS COUNTDOWN: #2 – Williams era finally begins

By | August 23, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

It seems like Devin Williams has been around the Erie Otters forever. In reality, it has been only three seasons. But I suspect it felt longer at times as Williams waited patiently to be the team’s No. 1 goaltender. After an extended dress rehearsal that was the 2014 OHL playoffs, and 86 games of experience…

 

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CAMP COUNTDOWN: #7 – Strome heads into big 2nd season

By | August 18, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

Look beyond Dylan Strome‘s offensive numbers to find just how good of a debut season he had with the Erie Otters. He finished sixth among all rookies with 39 points (10 goals, 39 points in 60 games), well behind the one player picked ahead of him in the 2013 OHL draft – Ottawa C Travis…

 

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CAMP COUNTDOWN: #8 – Will DeBrincat be a pleasant surprise?

By | August 17, 2014 1:00 am | 0 Comments

Erie Otters GM Sherry Bassin did a masterful job of keeping prospect Alex DeBrincat well hidden from 19 other GMs for a few months before signing the diminutive yet high-scoring forward (54 goals, 111 points in 50 games with Lake Forest Academy out of Illinois a season) after the OHL draft in April. Bassin’s work…

 

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OTTERS REPORT: Bassin on the mend this summer

By | August 5, 2014 2:28 pm | 0 Comments

I’m back from vacation. I spent most of it working on projects around the house, so it wasn’t the greatest time off of my life. But it had to be better than the summer vacation Erie Otters managing partner/GM Sherry Bassin has endured so far. Bassin, who turns 75 on Aug. 14, always talks about how…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters trio concludes OHL career

By | April 25, 2014 8:59 pm | 0 Comments

Overagers Spencer Abraham, Michael Curtis and Dane Fox played their final OHL games tonight. But the Otters could lose X players of this team. Here’s the list… D Spencer Abraham (overager) RW Connor Brown (Toronto – signed) LW Andre Burakovsky (Washington – signed) LW Michael Curtis (overager) G Oscar Dansk (Columbus – unsigned) D Troy…

 

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OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters look to stay alive again in Game 5

By | April 24, 2014 9:34 pm | 0 Comments

Check out the Game 5 edition of Knoblauch Korner here… D Spencer Abraham shares his thoughts on facing the Storm in another elimination game… OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 5 No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Sleeman Centre – Guelph, Ontario On the…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters, Storm lineups for Game 4 tonight at EIA

By | April 22, 2014 2:49 pm | 0 Comments

TONIGHT’S LINEUPS (starters in bold italics)   ERIE OTTERS Forwards Fox-McDavid-Brown Curtis-Strome-Burakovsky Wood-Gaunce-Wigle Evans-Pettit-Murphy Defense Genovese-Pelech MacDermid-Abraham Dermott-Donnay Goaltenders Williams Dansk Scratches: Felker, Raddysh, Maksimovich, Betz GUELPH STORM Forwards Rychel-Fabbri-Mitchell Bertuzzi-Dickinson-Kosmachuk McGinn-Horvat-Auger Bauman-Suter-Pierog Defense Finn-Trojanovic Leslie-Ebert Baltisberger-Harpur Goaltenders Nichols Mancina  Scratches: Craievich, Stevens, McFadden   Edited with BlogPad Pro

 

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OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters face elimination in Game 4 tonight at EIA

By | April 22, 2014 10:46 am | 0 Comments

OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 3 No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WJET-AM/1400, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Series update: Guelph leads 3-0 (5-4 win in Game 1, 7-2 win in Game 2, 7-1 win in Game 3) Players…

 

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