OTTERS REPORT: Update from NHL rookie camps

   September 15, 2014 11:14 am

Here’s an update on players from the Erie Otters and Mercyhurst University participating in NHL rookie camps…check back here for more updates NHL Prospects Tournament (Traverse City, Mich.) G Oscar Dansk – had a slow start in his NHL Prospects Tournament debut with Columbus on Saturday, as he allowed two first-period goals to Detroit in…

OTTERS REPORT: Otters, Lakers at NHL rookie tournaments

   September 10, 2014 4:50 pm

23 players with current or past ties to the Erie Otters and Mercyhurst University are attending NHL rookie camps. The schedules include only games involving those players… NHL PROSPECTS TOURNAMENT at Center Ice Arena – Traverse City, Mich. Players – D Brady Austin (Buffalo), G Oscar Dansk (Columbus), D Troy Donnay (N.Y. Rangers), F Hayden…

OTTERS EXTRA: Update from NHL rookie tournaments

   September 8, 2013 7:39 pm

Oscar Dansk stopped 21-of-23 shots to lead Columbus to a 4-2 win against Erie Otters teammate Troy Donnay and the New York Rangers on Sunday in the NHL Prospects Tournament at Center Ice Arena in Traverse City, Mich. Donnay had no points and five penalty minutes for a fight with Kerby Rychel of the Windsor…

OTTERS EXTRA: Update on Otters at NHL rookie camps

   September 6, 2013 7:22 pm

Erie Otters G Oscar Dansk earned a win in net today at the NHL Prospects Tournament in Traverse City, Mich., despite having a rough outing. He allowed five goals on 18 shots for Columbus in a 7-5 victory against Carolina (1-1-0) at Center Ice Arena. The Blue Jackets (1-1-0) scored three goals in the final…

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

   September 2, 2013 5:33 am

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…

OTTERS UPDATE: Varone, Szydlowski lead Sabres to tourney title

   September 15, 2011 8:35 am

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Former Erie Otters Shawn Szydlowski and Phil Varone had an assist apiece in the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 win against the New York Rangers in the championship game of the NHL Prospects Tournament at Center Ice Arena on Wednesday. Varone finished the four-game tournament tied for second on the team with four…

OTTERS UPDATE: McKegg, Olden invited to Leafs’ main camp

   September 14, 2011 8:23 am

OSHAWA, Ontario – Erie Otters forwards Greg McKegg and Sondre Olden scored a goal apiece in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 4-3 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators on the final day of the 2011 Rookie Tournament at General Motors Centre. Then according to mapleleafs.nhl.com, they joined former Otters winger David Broll in earning invitations to…

OTTERS UPDATE: McKegg, Olden invited to Leafs' main camp

   September 14, 2011 8:23 am

OSHAWA, Ontario – Erie Otters forwards Greg McKegg and Sondre Olden scored a goal apiece in the Toronto Maple Leafs’ 4-3 overtime loss to the Ottawa Senators on the final day of the 2011 Rookie Tournament at General Motors Centre. Then according to mapleleafs.nhl.com, they joined former Otters winger David Broll in earning invitations to…

OTTERS UPDATE: McKegg leads Leafs to tourney win vs. Pens

   September 12, 2011 8:08 am

OSHAWA, Ontario – Erie Otters captain Greg McKegg had a goal and two assists to lead the Toronto Maple Leafs to a 5-1 win against the Pittsburgh Penguins in the 2011 Rookie Tournament at General Motors Centre on Sunday. Otters teammate Sondre Olden didn’t record a point for the Leafs. Former Otters winger David Broll…

OTTERS UPDATE: Former Otter Varone scores in Sabres’ tourney win

   September 10, 2011 7:40 pm

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. – Former Erie Otters center Phil Varone scored in the Buffalo Sabres’ 6-3 win against the Minnesota Wild on Saturday at the NHL Prospects Tournament. Former teammate Shawn Szydlowski had no points and four shots on goal for the Sabres. In other tournament action, David Shields, an overage defenseman with the Otters…