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 WATCH: Otters look to stay unbeaten at London

   October 15, 2014 4:39 pm

No. 4 Erie Otters (6-0-0-0) at London Knights (2-5-0-0) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Budweiser Gardens – London, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: vs. Sudbury (Friday, 7 p.m.), vs. London (Saturday, 7 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters face the Midwest Division rival Knights with a chance to extend their…

COUNTDOWN TO OPENING NIGHT: London Knights

   September 9, 2014 1:00 am

LONDON KNIGHTS Coach/GM: Dale Hunter/Mark Hunter 2013-14 finish: 49-14-1-4; 3rd in Midwest Division, 4th in Western Conference Playoff finish: Lost to Guelph 4-1 in Western Conference semifinals, finished 0-3 in Memorial Cup Key players: LW Max Domi (34 goals, 59 assists, 93 points, 11 power-play goals; signed with Arizona), D Nikita Zadorov (11-19-30, plus-30 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, Knights meet in game with playoff implications

   February 26, 2014 9:45 am

STARTING LINEUPS * denotes starters ERIE OTTERS FORWARDS Burakovsky-McDavid-Brown Fox-Strome-Curtis Wood-Gaunce-Wigle* Genovese-Murphy-Betz# DEFENSE Pelech-Raddysh Dermott-Donnay MacDermid-Abraham* GOALTENDERS Devin Williams* Oscar Dansk Scratches: C Jake Evans (sprained knee), C Kyle Pettit (upper body), D Justin Felker (healthy) LONDON KNIGHTS FORWARDS Domi-Tierney-Anderson Smith-Welychka-McCarron M. Rupert-Horvat-R. Rupert* MacDonald-Marner-Yakimovich DEFENSE Bender-Basso Bell-Austin (former Otter) Mermis-Zadorov* GOALTENDERS Jake Patterson* Justin…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters, Knights renew rivalry tonight at EIA

   February 7, 2014 10:43 am

STARTING LINEUPS * denotes starters ERIE OTTERS FORWARDS Fox-McDavid-Brown* Curtis-Gaunce-Burakovsky Strome-Pettit-Wigle Genovese-Evans-Betz DEFENSE Pelech-Raddysh* MacDermid-Abraham Dermott-Donnay GOALTENDERS Devin Williams* Oscar Dansk Scratches: D Justin Felker (healthy), LW Travis Wood (healthy), RW Patrick Murphy (healthy), C Quentin Maksimovich (healthy) LONDON KNIGHTS FORWARDS M. Rupert-Horvat-R. Rupert Domi-Tierney-Anderson* Smith-McCarron-Welychka Yakimowicz-Marner-Seguin DEFENSE Austin (former Otter)-Bell* Mermis-Zadorov Bender-Basso GOALTENDERS Jake…

OTTERS POST-GAME: Fox's SO goal seals win over Knights

   December 14, 2013 9:48 pm

Connor Brown and Dane Fox scored in the shootout, and Devin Williams stopped Max Domi and Alex Basso, to lead the Erie Otters to a 4-3 win against London tonight at Erie Insurance Arena. The Otters (29-4-1-0) extended their overall streak to 10 games, heading into Sunday’s 6:30 pm game in Guelph, and their home…

OTTERS POST-GAME: Fox’s SO goal seals win over Knights

   December 14, 2013 9:48 pm

Connor Brown and Dane Fox scored in the shootout, and Devin Williams stopped Max Domi and Alex Basso, to lead the Erie Otters to a 4-3 win against London tonight at Erie Insurance Arena. The Otters (29-4-1-0) extended their overall streak to 10 games, heading into Sunday’s 6:30 pm game in Guelph, and their home…

OTTERS EXTRA: Were Cory Genovese, Max Domi suspensions fair? Send me your thoughts…

   October 2, 2013 12:59 pm

Does the OHL favor star players over role players when it’s determining the length of suspensions? That’s a question that I’m sure has been discussed in the past. It certainly crossed my mind when I learned about the suspensions to Erie Otters D Cory Genovese and London’s Max Domi. I saw footage of Genovese’s cross…