OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ past picks in CHL Import Draft

   June 28, 2013 12:17 pm

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…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' past picks in CHL Import Draft

   June 28, 2013 12:17 pm

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…

OTTERS UPDATE: CHL banning goaltenders from future Import drafts

   June 11, 2013 6:04 pm

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…

OTTERS UPDATE: Erie’s Kaval, former Otters at World Championships

   May 16, 2013 9:01 am

There’s added local flavor on the ice in Helsinki, Finland today at the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Erie native Keith Kaval is officiating today’s game between host Finland and Slovakia. Former Erie Otters goaltender Jaroslav Janus is on Slovakia’s roster, but he’s scratched for this game. He has an 0-2 record, 3.00 goals-against average…

OTTERS UPDATE: Erie's Kaval, former Otters at World Championships

   May 16, 2013 9:01 am

There’s added local flavor on the ice in Helsinki, Finland today at the IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship. Erie native Keith Kaval is officiating today’s game between host Finland and Slovakia. Former Erie Otters goaltender Jaroslav Janus is on Slovakia’s roster, but he’s scratched for this game. He has an 0-2 record, 3.00 goals-against average…

OTTERS UPDATE: Former Otters playing for AHL crown

   May 31, 2012 6:20 pm

Three former Erie Otters – David Broll, Jaroslav Janus and Greg McKegg – have a chance to win an American Hockey League championship. The Norfolk Admirals and Toronto Marlies begin the best-of-seven Turner Cup finals today at 7:30 p.m. at Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va. Janus has a 3-1-0 record, 1.69 goals-against average, .937 save…

OTTERS EXTRA: Otters make needed trades; uncertain future in goal

   January 5, 2012 10:22 pm

The deals needed to be done. GM Sherry Bassin needed to trade Greg McKegg, Brett Cook and Derek Holden in order t officially begin rebuilding the Erie Otters. None will be in the OHL next season. It’s too early to know if third-year forward Dane Fox and second-year defenseman Troy Donnay will develop into the…

OTTERS EXTRA: Former G Janus assigned to AHL's Admirals

   January 18, 2011 10:03 am

ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced today that goaltender Jaroslav Janus has been recalled and assigned to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League. Janus returns to Norfolk for his third stint, although has not appeared in any games with the Admirals this season. …

OTTERS EXTRA: Former G Janus assigned to AHL’s Admirals

   January 18, 2011 10:03 am

ESTERO, FL – Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced today that goaltender Jaroslav Janus has been recalled and assigned to the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League. Janus returns to Norfolk for his third stint, although has not appeared in any games with the Admirals this season. …

OTTERS EXTRA: Former Otter Janus assigned to ECHL's Everblades

   October 18, 2010 8:47 am

ESTERO, FL –  Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced Monday that goaltender Jaroslav Janus, a former Erie Otter, and forward Alex Hutchings have been assigned to the club from the Norfolk Admirals of the American Hockey League. Janus joins the Everblades after opening the 2010-11 season…