OTTERS REPORT: Otters stay 6th in CHL top 10

   January 22, 2015 8:46 pm

The Erie Otters remain 6th in the CHL top 10 list. Here’s how the list breaks down… No. Club (league) — Record 1. Oshawa (OHL) — 33-7-1-1 2. Kelowna (WHL) — 34-8-3-0 3. Brandon (WHL) — 33-9-3-1 4. Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) — 32-9-0-2 5. Rimouski (QMJHL) — 29-12-2-1 6. Erie (OHL) — 31-9-1-2 7….

OTTERS REPORT: Erie Otters vs. Oshawa Generals

   December 13, 2014 4:10 pm

No. 1 Oshawa Generals (23-4-1-0) at No. 4 Erie Otters (23-6-0-2) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Erie Insurance Arena On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: vs. Niagara (Friday, 7 p.m.), at Guelph (Dec. 20, 2 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters look to avenge last Saturday’s 4-1 loss in Oshawa in a…

OTTERS REPORT: Otters still 4th in CHL top 10

   December 10, 2014 2:07 pm

CHL top 10 No. Club (league) — Record 1. Oshawa (OHL) — 23-3-1-0 2. Kelowna (WHL) — 24-4-3-0 3. Rimouski (QMJHL) — 21-8-1-1 4. Erie (OHL) — 22-6-0-2 5. Brandon (WHL) — 22-7-2-0 6. Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) — 21-6-0-2 7. Saint John (QMJHL) — 19-6-1-4 8. Medicine Hat (WHL) — 22-7-1-1 9. Everett (WHL)…

OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters at Oshawa Generals

   December 7, 2014 3:44 pm

No. 4 Erie Otters (22-4-0-2) at No. 1 Oshawa Generals (22-3-1-0) When: Today, 6:05 p.m. Where: General Motors Centre – Oshawa, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Kitchener (Tuesday, 7 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters and Generals meet in a battle of the OHL’s top two clubs. The Otters…

OTTERS REPORT: Otters rise 1 spot in CHL top 10

   October 15, 2014 3:46 pm

The Erie Otters have moved up 1 spot to 4th in the latest CHL top 10 list, which was released today… CHL top 10 1. Kelowna (WHL) — 8-0-0-0 2. Sault Ste. Marie (OHL) — 7-0-0-0 3. Rimouski (QMJHL) — 9-3-0-0 4. Erie (OHL) — 6-0-0-0 5. Medicine Hat (WHL) — 8-1-0-0 6. Brandon (WHL)…

COUNTDOWN TO OPENING NIGHT: Oshawa Generals

   September 13, 2014 1:00 am

OSHAWA GENERALS Coach/GM: D.J. Smith/Roger Hunt 2013-14 finish: 42-20-0-6, 1st in East Division, 3rd in Eastern Conference Playoff finish: Lost to North Bay 4-0 in conference finals Key players: LW Michael Dal Colle (39 goals, 56 assists, 95 points, 16 power-play goals; N.Y. Islanders prospect), C Cole Cassels (24-49-73, 11 PPG; signed with Vancouver), C…

OTTERS REPORT: Strome, 7 other OHLers heading to Hlinka Cup

   August 5, 2014 8:26 pm

Erie Otters C Dylan Strome will represent Canada at the Ivan Hlinka Memorial Cup next week in Czech Republic and Slovakia. He joins 7 other OHL players on Team Canada. Here’s the list with their 2013-14 stats… Defense Matthew Spencer (Peterborough) – 1 goal, 14 assists, 15 points, +5 (64 games) Mitchell Vande Sompel (Oshawa)…

OTTERS EXTRA: Otters’ Knoblauch finishes 2nd for OHL coaching honor

   April 16, 2014 7:46 am

Kris Knoblauch led the Erie Otters from last place in the Western Conference – and the league’s second-worst record – to a franchise-record 52 wins and the Western Conference championship series. But that wasn’t enough for Knoblauch to capture the OHL’s Coach of the Year award. Knoblauch earned 47 voting points, one behind Oshawa’s D.J….

VIC’S PICKS: Generals will beat Battalion, advance to OHL finals

   April 14, 2014 9:00 pm

Defense will be on display in the Eastern Conference championship series between Oshawa and North Bay. The Generals (187 goals against) and Battalion (189) ranked second and third, respectively, in the regular season – behind the Erie Otters (170). They have been equally stingy in the playoffs, with the Generals allowing 13 goals in a…

OTTERS EXTRA: McDavid named OHL’s most sportsmanlike player

   April 11, 2014 1:48 pm

The Erie Otters’ No. 1 line of Connor Brown, Dane Fox and Connor McDavid moved another step closer to each winning an OHL regular-season award. McDavid joined Fox – the league’s overager of the year – as an award winner Friday, as the second-year center captured the William Hanley Trophy as the most sportsmanlike player…