OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Wood makes season debut vs. 67’s

   November 1, 2014 6:02 pm

Travis Wood (knee) makes his season debut for the Erie Otters in tonight’s game vs. Ottawa at Erie Insurance Arena. He headlines a bit of a reshuffled lineup, mainly among the young players – T.J. Fergus and Trent Fox are back in; Shaun Bily, Jesse Saban and Cole Mayo are out. Here are the lineups……

COUNTDOWN TO OPENING NIGHT: Ottawa 67’s

   September 14, 2014 1:00 am

OTTAWA 67’s Coach/GM: Jeff Brown/Pat Higgins 2013-14 finish: 23-39-3-3, 5th in East Division, 10th in Eastern Conference Playoff finish: Did not qualify Key players: RW Travis Konecny (26 goals, 44 assists, 70 points), C Erik Bradford (25-43-68), C Dante Salituro (22-37-59), LW Brendan Bell (25-24-29), Key losses: G Philippe Trudeau (22-32-3-3 record, 4.03 goals-against average,…

CAMP COUNTDOWN: #7 – Strome heads into big 2nd season

   August 18, 2014 1:00 am

Look beyond Dylan Strome‘s offensive numbers to find just how good of a debut season he had with the Erie Otters. He finished sixth among all rookies with 39 points (10 goals, 39 points in 60 games), well behind the one player picked ahead of him in the 2013 OHL draft – Ottawa C Travis…

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: 67's Konecny named top rookie, Dermott earns all-rookie honors

   April 3, 2014 8:27 am

Ottawa 67’s C Travis Konecny was named OHL rookie of the year today after leading all rookies with 70 points (26 goals, 44 assists) in the regular season. Konecny, the first overall pick in the 2013 OHL Priority Selection, earned 91 out of a possible 95 voting points. London C Mitchell Marner and Barrie LW…

OTTERS EXTRA: 67’s Konecny named top rookie, Dermott earns all-rookie honors

   April 3, 2014 8:27 am

Ottawa 67’s C Travis Konecny was named OHL rookie of the year today after leading all rookies with 70 points (26 goals, 44 assists) in the regular season. Konecny, the first overall pick in the 2013 OHL Priority Selection, earned 91 out of a possible 95 voting points. London C Mitchell Marner and Barrie LW…

OTTERS EXTRA: Knights lose to Petes, idle Otters stay 3rd in West

   March 2, 2014 2:41 pm

The Erie Otters received help from Peterborough today, as the Pete’s won 3-1 in London to keep the Otters (95 points) one point ahead of the Knights (93) in the chase for third place in the OHL’s Western Conference. However, front-running Guelph rallied to beat runner-up Sault Ste. Marie 4-3 in a shootout and open…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters head to Ottawa to face Konecny, 67's

   December 6, 2013 4:59 pm

Erie Otters (24-4-1-0) at Ottawa 67’s (10-14-1-2) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Canadian Tire Centre – Kanata, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Kingston (Sunday, 2 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters continue this stretch of three games in four days longest road trip tonight in the home of the…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters head to Ottawa to face Konecny, 67’s

   December 6, 2013 4:59 pm

Erie Otters (24-4-1-0) at Ottawa 67’s (10-14-1-2) When: Today, 7 p.m. Where: Canadian Tire Centre – Kanata, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Up next: at Kingston (Sunday, 2 p.m.) What to watch: The Otters continue this stretch of three games in four days longest road trip tonight in the home of the…

OTTERS EXTRA: Genovese suspended 5 games

   October 25, 2013 12:38 pm

Erie Otters D Cory Genovese has been suspended for 5 games because of the match penalty incurred last Saturday night against Ottawa. A match penalty for intent to injure carries an automatic 3-game ban. Genovese received an additional 2 games, OHL Vice President Ted Baker said, because “he just returned from a suspension as a…