OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters at Owen Sound Attack

   January 25, 2015 10:17 am

No. 6 Erie Otters (32-9-1-2) at Owen Sound Attack (20-13-2-7) When: Today, 2 p.m. Where: Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre – Owen Sound, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Peterborough (Thursday, 7:05 p.m.), at Kingston (Friday, 7 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters head into Owen Sound on a 5-game…

OTTERS UPDATE: Elie, Marchment provide options up front

   January 5, 2015 9:07 pm

Erie Otters GM Sherry Bassin made his big splash in November with the Nick Baptiste. Bassin needed to make the right move – big splash or not – to solidify a group of forwards that needed more experienced depth up front to win at OHL playoff time. Remi Elie fits right in on the left…

OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters vs. Mississauga Steelheads

   November 11, 2014 10:48 am

Mississauga Steelheads (6-8-1-1) at No. 1 Erie Otters (15-1-0-1) When: Today, 5:30 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Niagara (Friday, 7 p.m.), vs. Kitchener (Saturday, 7 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters complete a stretch of four games in six nights against the visiting Steelheads. The…

OTTERS WATCH: Otters head to Buffalo to face IceDogs

   October 22, 2014 1:00 am

Erie Otters (8-0-0-1) vs. Niagara IceDogs (2-7-0-0) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: First Niagara Center – Buffalo, N.Y. On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Sault Ste. Marie (Friday, 7:07 p.m.), at Sudbury (Saturday, 7 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters begin a three-game road trip with a “home” game. They are…

OTTERS REPORT: Raddysh recovering from bout with mono

   October 20, 2014 4:36 pm

Turns that Erie Otters D Darren Raddysh‘s upper-body injury was really a case of mononucleosis. Raddysh has skated the past couple days, as well as in non-contact drills with the team today. Raddysh said he has been careful in his recovery because the illness has affected his spleen. He could be cleared for contact Tuesday,…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters short-handed vs. rival Knights

   October 18, 2014 6:36 pm

No Travis Dermott (foot), Cory Genovese (suspension) and Darren Raddysh on defense for the Erie Otters. So the revolving door continues on the blue line. But head coach Kris Knoblauch also has shuffled his lines a bit, headlined by rookie Trent Fox moving to LW on the #1 line, and Dylan Strome’s return to second-line…

LAKERS REPORT: Otters, Knights face off at EIA

   October 18, 2014 3:26 pm

London Knights (4-5-0-0) at No. 4 Erie Otters (7-0-0-1) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: vs. Niagara (Wednesday, 7 p.m.)# What to watch: The Otters look to avenge their only loss of the season – a 5-4 shootout defeat in London on Wednesday night…

OTTERS REPORT: Donnay update, other D news

   October 13, 2014 4:25 pm

Erie Otters head coach Kris Knoblauch figures D Troy Donnay (pictured at left) will be suspended 2 games for being involved in the second fight during the same stoppage in Saturday’s win against Kitchener. Meanwhile, D Travis Dermott (foot) didn’t practice today, and he’s questionable for Wednesday’s game in London. So the Otters could be…

OTTERS REPORT: Betz doesn’t regret defending teammate

   October 8, 2014 8:08 pm

There is still no word from the league if Erie Otters RW Nick Betz will serve a two-suspension – or more or less – for the double game misconduct in last Saturday’s win over Sarnia. But one thing we know sure – Betz wouldn’t have done anything differently. “I’d do the same exact thing, because…

OTTERS REPORT: OA Donnay returned to Otters

   October 7, 2014 12:20 am

The Erie Otters will receive a boost of experience on a young defense. The Hartford Wolf Pack, the AHL affiliate of the NHL’s New York Rangers, announced Monday that defenseman Troy Donnay has been assigned to the OHL club for his overage season. Donnay, 20, who signed with the Rangers as a free agent in…