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OTTERS REPORT: CHL pick Vladykovski headlines latest camp cuts

   August 29, 2014 9:50 pm    0

The Erie Otters picked two players in the 2014 CHL Import Draft last month. None are on the roster. Second-round pick Igor Vladykovski headlined a group of 10 prospects cut Friday night, which left the club with 32 players heading into Saturday’s 5 p.m. preseason opener against Mississauga at Erie Insurance Arena. The Otters already…

 

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OTTERS REPORT: Otters’ Genovese responds to OHL rule changes

   August 20, 2014 4:27 pm    0

Erie Otters D Cory Genovese made a pointed comment on Twitter, presumably about the OHL’s latest rule changes regarding fighting and other contact- related penalties… “(OHL commissioner and CHL president) Dave Branch is ruining junior hockey. If you’re scared to get hurt or scared your son will get hurt, sign up for a different sport…

 

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OTTERS REPORT: Karlsson staying in Sweden for family reasons

   August 13, 2014 10:00 am    0

Kevin Epp of Titan Sports Management in Vancouver, B.C. – one of CHL 1st-round pick Anton Karlsson‘s North American-based agents – says Karlsson has chosen to play in his native Sweden to be closer to his family. Karlsson’s decision capped what Epp called a frustrating situation, which began in the months before the 2014 CHL…

 

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OTTERS REPORT: Surprised Otters holding out on hope for Karlsson

   August 13, 2014 7:42 am    0

Erie Otters assistant GM Dave Brown read the news on the Swedish club Skelleftea’s website – that CHL 1st-round pick Anton Karlsson has signed a 2-year deal with the 2-time defending Swedish league champion. It was a bit surprising, given the conversation Brown and Otters GM Sherry Bassin had with Karlsson on Friday in Lake…

 

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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 UPDATE: Strome heading to Canada’s U-18 Camp

   June 25, 2014 1:56 pm    0

Erie Otters C Dylan Strome joins 42 other CHL players that are invited to attend Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Selection Camp, which runs from Aug. 2-5 at Markin MacPhail Centre in Calgary, Alberta. The camp will help determine the 22-player team that will represent Canada at the 2014 U18 Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup from…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Check out the Memorial Cup schedule

   May 15, 2014 3:02 pm    0

Mastercard Memorial Cup schedule at Budweiser Gardens – London, Ontario  Friday – Val d’Or (QMJHL champion) vs. London (Host club), 7 p.m. Saturday – Guelph (OHL champion) vs. Edmonton (WHL champion), 4 p.m. Sunday – London vs. Edmonton, 7 p.m. Monday – Guelph vs. Val d’Or, 7 p.m. Tuesday – Edmonton vs. Val d’Or, 7…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters’ Brown, McDavid up for CHL awards

   May 9, 2014 11:43 am    0

Erie Otters Fs Connor Brown and Connor McDavid captured OHL awards. Now they have a chance to add CHL honors to their resume. The CHL announced today the finalists for 10 major awards that will be presented at the league’s annual Awards Ceremony on May 24 in London, Ontario. Brown, the OHL’s reigning Red Tilson…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters’ Knoblauch finishes 2nd for OHL coaching honor

   April 16, 2014 7:46 am    0

Kris Knoblauch led the Erie Otters from last place in the Western Conference – and the league’s second-worst record – to a franchise-record 52 wins and the Western Conference championship series. But that wasn’t enough for Knoblauch to capture the OHL’s Coach of the Year award. Knoblauch earned 47 voting points, one behind Oshawa’s D.J….

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: McDavid named OHL’s most sportsmanlike player

   April 11, 2014 1:48 pm    0

The Erie Otters’ No. 1 line of Connor Brown, Dane Fox and Connor McDavid moved another step closer to each winning an OHL regular-season award. McDavid joined Fox – the league’s overager of the year – as an award winner Friday, as the second-year center captured the William Hanley Trophy as the most sportsmanlike player…

 

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