NHL EXTRA: NHL trade deadline’s winners and losers

   March 5, 2014 5:38 pm

After a long day of following the NHL’s deadline deals, here’s my top winners and losers from on trade market (in no particular order): WINNERS * Montreal – The Canadiens needed to solidify their offense in hopes of making a deep Stanley Cup run this season. They acquired F Thomas Vanek, one of the league’s…

NHL EXTRA: NHL trade deadline's winners and losers

   March 5, 2014 5:38 pm

After a long day of following the NHL’s deadline deals, here’s my top winners and losers from on trade market (in no particular order): WINNERS * Montreal – The Canadiens needed to solidify their offense in hopes of making a deep Stanley Cup run this season. They acquired F Thomas Vanek, one of the league’s…

OTTERS UPDATE: Pelech invited to Canada's National Junior camp

   December 3, 2012 2:43 pm

Erie Otters defenseman Adam Pelech has been invited to participate in Canada’s National Junior Team selection camp, which is set for Dec. 11-13 at the Markin MacPhail Centre Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta. The third-year veteran ranks among the OHL’s top scoring defensema this season with 24 points in 29 games. He will be…

OTTERS UPDATE: Pelech invited to Canada’s National Junior camp

   December 3, 2012 2:43 pm

Erie Otters defenseman Adam Pelech has been invited to participate in Canada’s National Junior Team selection camp, which is set for Dec. 11-13 at the Markin MacPhail Centre Canada Olympic Park in Calgary, Alberta. The third-year veteran ranks among the OHL’s top scoring defensema this season with 24 points in 29 games. He will be…

OTTERS UPDATE: Look at the Central Division

   September 17, 2012 2:45 pm

This week, I’ll break down all 20 OHL clubs division by division and unveil my predictions for the 2012-13 season. Today, let’s look at the Eastern Conference’s Central Division (listed in alphabetical order): Barrie Colts Coach/GM: Dale Hawerchuk/Jason Ford 2011-12 finish: 40-23-3-2, 2nd division, 3rd conference Playoff finish: Lost to Ottawa in conference semifinals Key…

OTTERS UPDATE: CHLers heading to Canada's National Junior camp

   November 28, 2011 10:51 am

CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), announced Monday that 41 of Canada’s top junior-aged players (born in 1992 or later) have been invited to take part in Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp, Dec. 10-14, 2011 at the WinSport Canada Athletic & Ice Complex in Calgary….

OTTERS UPDATE: CHLers heading to Canada’s National Junior camp

   November 28, 2011 10:51 am

CALGARY, Alta. – Hockey Canada, in partnership with the Canadian Hockey League (CHL), announced Monday that 41 of Canada’s top junior-aged players (born in 1992 or later) have been invited to take part in Canada’s National Junior Team Sport Chek Selection Camp, Dec. 10-14, 2011 at the WinSport Canada Athletic & Ice Complex in Calgary….

OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters at Barrie Colts

   November 19, 2010 9:06 pm

What: Erie Otters (9-14-1-0) at Barrie Colts (4-15-1-0) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Barrie Molson Centre – Barrie, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Players to watch Erie – C Greg McKegg (14 goals, 17 assists, 31 points), RW Shawn Szydlowski (10-11-21), RW Anthony Luciani (6-7-13 in 10 games), D Derek Holden (2-11-13),…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' Pelech earns OHL academic honor

   November 4, 2010 10:35 am

The Ontario Hockey League‘s academic players of the month for October are: West Division – Right wing Tom Wilson of the Plymouth Whalers – Wilson, 16, a native of Toronto, Ontario, currently is a Grade 11 student at Plymouth High School. “Tom is a full time student and achieving straight A’s. He has made a…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ Pelech earns OHL academic honor

   November 4, 2010 10:35 am

The Ontario Hockey League‘s academic players of the month for October are: West Division – Right wing Tom Wilson of the Plymouth Whalers – Wilson, 16, a native of Toronto, Ontario, currently is a Grade 11 student at Plymouth High School. “Tom is a full time student and achieving straight A’s. He has made a…