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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters’ history in CHL Import Draft

   July 2, 2014 5:34 pm    0

A look back The past selections in the CHL Import Draft: Year Pos. Name (pick) Home country Career statistics 1996 D Arvid Rekis (21st) Latvia 25 G, 138 Pts, 337 PIM – 242 GP (1996-2000) 1996 RW Vadim Sharapov (50th) Russia 34 G, 77 Pts, 220 PIM – 118 GP (1996-98) 1998 RW Nikita Alexeev…

 

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Otters face Niagara today, 8 players leave for NHL camps Tuesday

   September 2, 2013 5:33 am    0

The Erie Otters and Niagara IceDogs meet in the preseason for the second time in three days. This time, it will be a 2 p.m. matchup today at Jack Gatecliff Arena in St. Catharines, Ontario. The Otters capped their week-long training camp Saturday with a 6-3 win against the IceDogs at Mercyhurst Ice Center in…

 

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CAMP CORNER: Burakovsky shows promise in Otters’ debut

   August 30, 2013 7:00 pm    0

Andre Burakovsky felt a little tired after his Erie Otters’ on-ice debut Friday. Yet the lingering jet lag didn’t keep him from showcasing his skills. He created scoring chances, and the first signs of chemistry with new linemates Connor Brown and Connor McDavid, in the team’s final scrimmage of camp at Mercyhurst Ice Center. “It…

 

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CAMP CORNER: Burakovsky shows promise in Otters' debut

   August 30, 2013 7:00 pm    0

Andre Burakovsky felt a little tired after his Erie Otters’ on-ice debut Friday. Yet the lingering jet lag didn’t keep him from showcasing his skills. He created scoring chances, and the first signs of chemistry with new linemates Connor Brown and Connor McDavid, in the team’s final scrimmage of camp at Mercyhurst Ice Center. “It…

 

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CAMP CORNER: Burakovsky anxious to make Otters debut

   August 29, 2013 5:54 pm    0

Andre Burakovsky arrived in Erie late Wednesday night. His luggage – as well as his hockey equipment – took much longer to get here. “It liked Paris,” he said with a smile after watching his new teammates participate in morning workouts at Mercyhurst Ice Center. “It stayed there for awhile.” Burakovsky, the fifth overall pick…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Burakovsky committed to join Otters

   August 22, 2013 11:08 am    0

Sherry Bassin has envisioned a line of Connor McDavid, Connor Brown and Andre Burakovsky. Now the Erie Otters can make that happen. Bassin, the OHL club’s managing partner and general manager, confirmed today that Burakovsky has committed to play with the Otters in the 2013-14 season. The Austrian-born Burakovsky, 18, whose expected to join his…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Club officials to continue pursuing Burakovsky

   July 9, 2013 12:01 pm    0

The Erie Otters won’t give up on getting Andre Burakovsky in their lineup next season. “I believe the best possible (way) for Andre Burakovsky to become a professional (hockey player) is to come and play with us,” Dave Brown, Otters assistant manager of hockey operations, said today in response to reports that Burakovsky, the fifth…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ past picks in CHL Import Draft

   June 28, 2013 12:17 pm    0

The Otters’ past selections in the CHL Import Draft: Year Pos. Name (pick) Home country Career statistics 1996 D Arvid Rekis (21st) Latvia 25 G, 138 Pts, 337 PIM – 242 GP (1996-2000) 1996 RW Vadim Sharapov (50th) Russia 34 G, 77 Pts, 220 PIM – 118 GP (1996-98) 1998 RW Nikita Alexeev (5th) Russia…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' past picks in CHL Import Draft

   June 28, 2013 12:17 pm    0

The Otters’ past selections in the CHL Import Draft: Year Pos. Name (pick) Home country Career statistics 1996 D Arvid Rekis (21st) Latvia 25 G, 138 Pts, 337 PIM – 242 GP (1996-2000) 1996 RW Vadim Sharapov (50th) Russia 34 G, 77 Pts, 220 PIM – 118 GP (1996-98) 1998 RW Nikita Alexeev (5th) Russia…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: CHL banning goaltenders from future Import drafts

   June 11, 2013 6:04 pm    0

Canadian Hockey League teams have one more chance to select goaltenders in the CHL Import Draft. On Tuesday, the league announced goaltenders won’t be eligible for the annual draft of European-born players starting in 2014. Goaltenders born in 1994 and 1995 can be chosen in the first round of this year’s two-round draft, which will…

 

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