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OTTERS UPDATE: OHL modifies sanctions against Spitfires

By | September 21, 2012 11:05 am | 0 Comments

Toronto – Ontario Hockey League Commissioner David Branch met with representatives of the Windsor Spitfires Hockey Club to review the sanctions taken by the league against the Spitfires for violations of the league’s Player Recruitment Policy which resulted in the team having to make a payment of $400,000, losing three first-round draft selections and two…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: OHL announces new rule changes

By | September 19, 2012 12:02 pm | 0 Comments

Toronto, ON – The Ontario Hockey League today hosted a media conference call to officially launch the start of the regular season and announced several changes for 2012-13. The following were adopted at the Annual General Meeting of the OHL Board of Governors held on August 17. OHL Playoff Schedule: The OHL will be adjusting…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters holding auditions for anthem singer

By | September 18, 2012 10:55 am | 0 Comments

The Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League, in conjunction with the Erie Playhouse, are inviting all singers to join us for national anthem auditions being held Saturday, Sept. 29th from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Erie Playhouse (13 West 10th Street). Candidates will tryout with the chance to sing the Canadian and…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Spitfires found guilty of recruiting/benefit violations

By | August 10, 2012 10:22 am | 0 Comments

The Ontario Hockey League announced today that the Windsor Spitfires have been punished for what the league termed as “violations of our Recruitment/Benefit Rules and Policies.” The club was fined $400,000 and was stripped of five OHL draft picks over the next five years – first-rounders in 2013, 2014 and 2016 and second-rounders in 2015…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Swedish G Dansk taken 3rd in CHL draft

By | June 27, 2012 6:35 am | 0 Comments

The Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League selected Swedish goaltender Oscar Dansk (DAHN-sk) from Brynäs of the Elitserien with the third overall selection in the 2012 CHL Import Draft Wednesday morning. Born February 28, 1994 in Stockholm, the 6-foot-2, 187-pound Dansk was drafted by the Columbus Blue Jackets with the 31st overall pick of…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Pelech to play in Canada-Russia Challenge

By | June 16, 2012 7:14 am | 0 Comments

The Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League are proud to announce that defenseman Adam Pelech (Pell-eck) is one of 28 players who will represent Team Canada at the 2012 Canada-Russia Challenge in August. A native of Toronto, Pelech rebounded after an early-season injury and was a steady influence on the blue line, collecting 20…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Harper, Hildenbrand head to Canada camp

By | June 14, 2012 12:45 pm | 0 Comments

The Erie Otters of the Ontario Hockey League are proud to announce that forward Stephen Harper is one of 40 players invited by Hockey Canada to attend Canada’s National Men’s Summer Under-18 Team selection camp, August 3-6 at the MasterCard Centre in Toronto, Ont. Harper last played on the international stage at the 2012 World…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Former Otters playing for AHL crown

By | May 31, 2012 6:20 pm | 0 Comments

Three former Erie Otters – David Broll, Jaroslav Janus and Greg McKegg – have a chance to win an American Hockey League championship. The Norfolk Admirals and Toronto Marlies begin the best-of-seven Turner Cup finals today at 7:30 p.m. at Scope Arena in Norfolk, Va. Janus has a 3-1-0 record, 1.69 goals-against average, .937 save…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: OHL names Rangers’ Bienkowski as top exec

By | May 31, 2012 9:30 am | 0 Comments

Toronto – The Ontario Hockey League today announced that Kitchener Rangers’ Chief Operating Officer and Governor Steve Bienkowski is the recipient of the OHL Executive of the Year Award for the 2011-12 season. Bienkowski championed the 2012 expansion of the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex creating a business plan that will see the Rangers Hockey Club…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: OHL names Rangers' Bienkowski as top exec

By | May 31, 2012 9:30 am | 0 Comments

Toronto – The Ontario Hockey League today announced that Kitchener Rangers’ Chief Operating Officer and Governor Steve Bienkowski is the recipient of the OHL Executive of the Year Award for the 2011-12 season. Bienkowski championed the 2012 expansion of the Kitchener Memorial Auditorium Complex creating a business plan that will see the Rangers Hockey Club…

 

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