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CAMP COUNTDOWN: #4 – Dermott moves to the forefront on back end

   August 21, 2014 1:00 am    0

Adam Pelech quietly went about his business on and off the ice in his four seasons with the Otters. Sometimes, you took for granted his importance, especially on defense, because of his consistency. But if he doesn’t rejoin the Otters (and I don’t foresee a scenario in which the New York Islanders would return him…

 

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LAKERS EXTRA: O’Donoghue signs deal with NHL’s Coyotes

   April 11, 2014 2:16 pm    0

Mercyhurst’s Daniel O’Donoghue turned the best season of his college hockey career into a NHL contract Friday. The senior forward signed a two-year, entry-level contract with the NHL’s Phoenix Coyotes, and will join the club’s AHL affiliate, the Portland Pirates in Portland, Maine, as early as this weekend. The Pirates play in Manchester, N.H., against…

 

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NHL EXTRA: NHL trade deadline’s winners and losers

   March 5, 2014 5:38 pm    0

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…

 

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NHL EXTRA: NHL trade deadline's winners and losers

   March 5, 2014 5:38 pm    0

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…

 

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NHL EXTRA: Former Otter Boyes signs extension with Panthers

   March 4, 2014 5:28 pm    0

The NHL trade deadline arrives today at 3 p.m. Former Erie Otters captain Brad Boyes won’t be involved in it. TSN reported that Boyes, 31, has signed a two-year contract extension with the Florida Panthers worth $2.625 million per season. Boyes, who signed a one-year deal this past offseason, has 17 goals and 26 points…

 

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HOCKEY EXTRA: Erie’s Mercier signs tryout deal with AHL’s Sound Tigers

   February 27, 2014 2:12 pm    0

Erie native Justin Mercier has signed a professional tryout agreement with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders. Read more by clicking here…

 

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HOCKEY EXTRA: Erie's Mercier signs tryout deal with AHL's Sound Tigers

   February 27, 2014 2:12 pm    0

Erie native Justin Mercier has signed a professional tryout agreement with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers, the AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders. Read more by clicking here…

 

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NHL EXTRA: Former Otter Boyes signs with Florida

   September 28, 2013 2:28 pm    0

Former Erie Otters captain Brad Boyes has signed a one-year contract with the Florida Panthers, the NHL club announced Saturday. Boyes, 31, who led the Otters to their only OHL championship in 2002, had 10 goals and 35 points in 48 games with the New York Islanders a season ago. He has 168 goals and…

 

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Otters face Niagara today, 8 players leave for NHL camps Tuesday

   September 2, 2013 5:33 am    0

The Erie Otters and Niagara IceDogs meet in the preseason for the second time in three days. This time, it will be a 2 p.m. matchup today at Jack Gatecliff Arena in St. Catharines, Ontario. The Otters capped their week-long training camp Saturday with a 6-3 win against the IceDogs at Mercyhurst Ice Center in…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters hire goalie coach, fill 2 other positions

   July 31, 2013 12:55 pm    0

The Erie Otters completed their coaching staff Wednesday with the addition of Cam MacDonald as full-time goaltending coach. MacDonald, 36, was a special consultant for the Otters in the 2012-13 Ontario Hockey League season while working with the Central Hockey League’s Allen Americans. He spent the previous season with the Sioux Falls Stampede of the…

 

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