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OTTERS REPORT: Strome, Canada open Hlinka Cup with win

   August 11, 2014 4:21 pm    0

Erie Otters C Dylan Strome scored the first goal in Canada’s 5-1 opening-day win over Switzerland at the 2014 U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup in Piestany, Slovakia. Here’s the updated schedule… Today – Canada 5, Switzerland 1 Tuesday – Canada vs. Sweden, 8 a.m. Wednesday – Canada vs. Slovakia, 11:30 a.m. Friday – Semifinal/consolation games,…

 

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OLYMPICS EXTRA: Locals at the Olympics

   February 15, 2014 12:57 pm    0

Here’s an update on players with Erie ties playing in the Olympic men’s and women’s hockey tournament: F Meghan Agosta-Marciano, Canada (Mercyhurst, 2006-09, 2010-11) – 3 goals (16 SOG), 1 assist in 3 games D Arvid Rekis, Latvia (Otters, 1996-2000) – 0 points (1 SOG), 4 PIM in 3 games F Sondre Olden, Norway (Otters,…

 

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OLYMPICS EXTRA: Notable men’s Olympic hockey games on TV

   February 12, 2014 6:20 pm    0

Here’s the television schedule for notable men’s hockey games featuring the United States, Canada, Norway (former Erie Otters F Sondre Olden) and Latvia (former Otters D Arvid Rekis) at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia: Olympic men’s hockey schedule at Sochi, Russia (all games broadcast live) Preliminary round – Today Switzerland 1, Latvia 0 Preliminary…

 

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OLYMPICS EXTRA: Notable men's Olympic hockey games on TV

   February 12, 2014 6:20 pm    0

Here’s the television schedule for notable men’s hockey games featuring the United States, Canada, Norway (former Erie Otters F Sondre Olden) and Latvia (former Otters D Arvid Rekis) at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia: Olympic men’s hockey schedule at Sochi, Russia (all games broadcast live) Preliminary round – Today Switzerland 1, Latvia 0 Preliminary…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Canada falls short of World Juniors bronze

   January 5, 2014 9:44 am    0

* Russia 2, Canada 1: Canada, which features Otters teammates Connor McDavid and Adam Pelech, couldn’t overcome an early 2-0 deficit in the bronze-medal game on the way to missing out on a medal for the second straight year. Russia (4-3-0) took a 2-0 first-period lead on goals from Buffalo Sabres prospect Mikhail Grigorenko and…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Dansk, Burakovsky playing for gold at World Juniors

   January 4, 2014 3:55 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk will play for the gold medal at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Dansk stopped 26-of-27 shots to lead unbeaten Sweden to a 2-1 semifinal win against Russia today. Sweden (6-0-0) moves into Sunday’s 1 p.m. final against Finland, which kept the Otters’ duo of…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters quartet vying for spots in gold-medal game at World Juniors

   January 3, 2014 10:10 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Sweden has blazed through the IIHF World Junior Championship behind a roster led by Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk. Burakovsky ranks third on the team with three goals and seven points in five games, while Dansk has a 4-0-0 record, 1.75 goals-against average, .927 save percentage and one shutout,…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters quartet head to semifinals at World Juniors

   January 2, 2014 2:18 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Sweden is on a roll at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk are big reasons why. Burakovsky had two assists, while Dansk stopped all 18 shots he faced, in a 6-0 quarterfinal win against Slovakia today that moved unbeaten Sweden (5-0-0) into the semifinals. Sweden…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Dansk, Burakovsky lead Sweden to Group B-clinching win

   December 31, 2013 11:01 am    0

MALMO, Sweden – Oscar Dansk stopped 23-of-25 shots and Erie Otters teammate Andre Burakovsky had an assist to lead unbeaten Sweden to a 3-2 win against Russia on Tuesday that clinched first place in Group B at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Sweden (4-0-0) faces Slovakia (1-3-0), the fourth-place team in Group A, in the…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ McDavid featured in Sports Illustrated

   May 16, 2013 2:25 pm    0

Add another major publication – Sports Illustrated – to the always growing list of media outlets throughout North America that have done feature stories on hockey phenom Connor McDavid since he joined the Erie Otters as a 15-year-old at the start of the 2013-14 OHL season. Sports Illustrated has a four-page article in its latest…

 

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