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OTTERS UPDATE: 2nd period miscues hurt Otters in loss to Attack

   November 2, 2012 7:26 pm    0

Connor Brown and Connor McDavid continued their impressive offensive play Friday night. But that wasn’t enough to keep the Erie Otters from their third straight loss, 6-3, to Western Conference-leading Owen Sound in front of 2,395 at Erie Insurance Arena. Brown scored two goals, giving five goals in the past three games and a team-leading…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters lose to Sting; Pelech injures ankle

   October 27, 2012 7:00 pm    0

A weekend that began with such promise ended with a thud for the Erie Otters Saturday night. Unlike their strong efforts in a convincing six-goal win against Saginaw Wednesday night and a shootout loss to Sault Ste. Marie Friday night, the Otters had little energy in a 5-2 loss to Sarnia in front of 2,648…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters squander early lead, fall in SO

   October 26, 2012 7:27 pm    0

Connor Brown recorded his first career hat trick, and eight teammates also recorded points. But the Erie Otters couldn’t hold onto an early three-goal lead, as they lost to Sault Ste. Marie 6-5 in a shootout in front of 2,196 at Erie Insurance Arena Friday night. Andrew Fritsch scored the winning goal in the fourth…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters dominate in 7-1 win vs. Spirit

   October 24, 2012 7:06 pm    0

The Erie Otters hadn’t enjoyed a game like this for a long time. “It feels good,” veteran winger J.P. Labardo said after a 7-1 win against Saginaw in front of 2,083 at Erie Insurance Arena Wednesday night. Since the rebuilding process began a season ago, the Otters (4-7-1-1) have found themselves on the wrong end…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters rally but fall short vs. Steelheads

   October 13, 2012 7:16 pm    0

The Erie Otters rallied from two goals down on home ice for the second straight weekend. Yet they experienced the same result. Dylan Smoskowitz scored his second goal of the night with 2 minutes, 20 seconds left in the game, as Mississauga handed the Otters a 4-3 loss in front of 2,483 at Erie Insurance…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters blow late lead in OT loss

   September 28, 2012 7:33 pm    0

KINGSTON, Ontario – The Erie Otters’ power play nearly stole a win Friday night. But the defense gave it away. The Otters opened a two-goal lead in the third behind three straight goals with the man advantage. But Kingston scored twice in the final period, and again 33 seconds into overtime, to hand the Otters…


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OTTERS UPDATE: McDavid still getting used to media attention

   September 21, 2012 3:50 pm    0

LONDON, Ontario – Erie Otters rookie Connor McDavid encountered plenty of media attention in minor hockey. But it was nothing like what the highly touted No. 1 pick has faced since the OHL Priority Selection in the spring and, most recently, during the opening weekend of his OHL career. “It’s been crazy. It’s going to…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters fall to IceDogs in season opener

   September 20, 2012 7:20 pm    0

ST. CATHARINES, Ontario – As expected, the Erie Otters are a work in progress. Highly touted No. 1 pick Connor McDavid will fill the stat sheet in the 2012-13 season. New goaltender Oscar Dansk will make enough key saves in net. And the Otters will produce more consistent efforts. But a defeat on opening night…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Dansk listed as game-time decision for opener

   September 19, 2012 3:02 pm    0

Rookie goaltender Oscar Dansk didn’t practice with the Erie Otters the past few days. Instead, he skated with a group of Dave Brown‘s friends in St. Catharines, Ontario, while Dansk’s immigration paperwork was finalized. His paperwork is complete, said Brown, Otters assistant manager of hockey operations. But will Dansk be ready to play in Thursday…


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OTTERS UPDATE: Darroch, Maiolino headline latest cuts

   August 31, 2012 10:52 am    0

The Erie Otters cut 5 more players from training camp today, leaving the roster at 28 heading into tonight’s preseason opener against Niagara at Morgan Firestone Arena in Ancaster, Ontario. The latest cuts included 2011 draft picks Sean Darroch and Justin Maiolino, who had brief stints with the Otters last season, and free agents Aidan…


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