COUNTDOWN TO OPENING NIGHT: Guelph Storm

   September 6, 2014 8:47 am

GUELPH STORM Coach/GM: Scott Walker/Mike Kelly 2013-14 finish: 52-12-2-2, 1st in Midwest Division, 1st in Western Conference Playoff finish: Won league championship, lost to Edmonton (WHL) in Memorial Cup final Key players: C Robby Fabbri (pictured at right – 45 goals, 42 assists, 87 points, plus-45, 14 power-play goals; St. Louis prospect), G Justin Nichols…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters look to stay alive again in Game 5

   April 24, 2014 9:34 pm

Check out the Game 5 edition of Knoblauch Korner here… D Spencer Abraham shares his thoughts on facing the Storm in another elimination game… OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 5 No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Sleeman Centre – Guelph, Ontario On the…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters face elimination in Game 4 tonight at EIA

   April 22, 2014 10:46 am

OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 3 No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WJET-AM/1400, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Series update: Guelph leads 3-0 (5-4 win in Game 1, 7-2 win in Game 2, 7-1 win in Game 3) Players…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters face must-win in Game 3 vs. Storm

   April 20, 2014 9:15 pm

OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 3 No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WJET-AM/1400, www.ottershockey.com (live stream), Image Sports Network Series update: Guelph leads 2-0 (5-4 win in Game 1, 7-2 win in Game 2) Players to watch…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters look to even series vs. Storm in Game 2

   April 18, 2014 9:22 am

Western Conference finals, Game 2 (best-of-7 series) No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7:30 p.m. Where: Sleeman Centre – Guelph, Ontario On the air: WJET-AM/1400, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Series update: Guelph leads 1-0 (5-4 win in Game 1 Thursday) Players to watch Erie – G Devin Williams (8-1-1 record, 2.11…

OTTERS POST-GAME: Fox needs to rebound from tough Game 1 outing

   April 17, 2014 8:35 pm

GUELPH, Ontario – Even in a game with nine goals, five lead changes and four ties, Dane Fox – the OHL’s leading goal scorer in the regular season – was seemingly non-existent offensively in the Erie Otters’ Game 1 loss to Guelph tonight. Fox never found his rhythm offensively, because he wasn’t his usual aggressive…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters, Storm open Western finals tonight

   April 17, 2014 6:43 am

OHL playoffs at a glance Western Conference finals, Game 1 (best-of-7 series) No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 1 Guelph Storm When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Sleeman Centre – Guelph, Ontario On the air: WJET-AM/1400, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Season series: Guelph won 4-2 Playoff recap: Erie def. No. 6 Saginaw 4 games to 1 in…

VIC'S PICKS: Otters, Knights will advance in Western semifinals

   April 1, 2014 9:05 pm

Western Conference semifinals (best-of-7 series) No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 2 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Season records: Erie 52-14-2-0, Sault Ste. Marie 44-17-2-5 Season series: Tied 1-1 First-round recap: Erie def. No. 6 Saginaw, 4 games to 1; Sault Ste. Marie def. No. 7 Owen Sound, 4-1 Players to watch: Erie – LW Dane…

VIC’S PICKS: Otters, Knights will advance in Western semifinals

   April 1, 2014 9:05 pm

Western Conference semifinals (best-of-7 series) No. 3 Erie Otters vs. No. 2 Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds Season records: Erie 52-14-2-0, Sault Ste. Marie 44-17-2-5 Season series: Tied 1-1 First-round recap: Erie def. No. 6 Saginaw, 4 games to 1; Sault Ste. Marie def. No. 7 Owen Sound, 4-1 Players to watch: Erie – LW Dane…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters host Storm in a key battle between West's top teams

   January 18, 2014 12:45 pm

STARTING LINEUPS * denotes starters ERIE OTTERS FORWARDS Gaunce-McDavid-Wigle Fox-Curtis-Brown* Evans-Pettit-Betz Maksimovich-Raddysh-Murphy DEFENSE MacDermid-Pelech* Genovese-Abraham Dermott-Donnay GOALTENDERS Oscar Dansk* Devin Williams Scratches: C Dylan Strome (concussion), RW Andre Burakovsky (head), D Justin Felker (healthy), LW Travis Wood (healthy) GUELPH STORM FORWARDS Bauman-Suter-Stevens McGinn-Dickinson-Kosmachuk Rychel-Fabbri-Mitchell* Horvat-Pierog-Auger DEFENSE Ebert-Leslie Harpur-Baltisberger* Trojanovic-Finn GOALTENDERS Justin Nichols* Matthew Mancina Scratches:…