COUNTDOWN TO OPENING NIGHT: Kingston Frontenacs

   September 7, 2014 12:12 am

KINGSTON FRONTENACS Coach/GM: Paul McFarland/Doug Gilmour 2013-14 finish: 39-23-3-3, 2nd in East Division, 3rd in Eastern Conference Playoff finish: Lost to Peterborough 4-3 in conference quarterfinals Key players: C Sam Bennett (36 goals, 55 assists, 91 points, 10 power-play goals; signed with Calgary), RW Spencer Watson (33-35-68; Los Angeles prospect), D Roland McKeown (11-32-43, plus-38;…

OTTERS GAMENIGHT: Otters face off with Frontenacs to begin key 2-game weekend at home

   January 17, 2014 7:42 am

STARTING LINEUPS * denotes starters ERIE OTTERS FORWARDS Gaunce-McDavid-Wigle Fox-Curtis-Brown* Evans-Pettit-Betz Maksimovich-Raddysh-Murphy DEFENSE MacDermid-Pelech* Genovese-Abraham Dermott-Donnay GOALTENDERS Oscar Dansk* Devin Williams Scratches: C Dylan Strome (concussion), RW Andre Burakovsky (head), D Justin Felker (healthy), LW Travis Wood (healthy) KINGSTON FRONTENACS FORWARDS Schutt-McGlynn-Doggett* Polesello-Greenaway-Pawley Ikonen-Kujawinski-Watson Crouse-Ulett-Lemmon DEFENSE Moffat-McEneny McKeown-Vainonen* Steele GOALTENDERS Dalen Kuchmey* Alex Fotinos Scratches:…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' McDavid playing for Canada at U18 Worlds

   April 17, 2013 9:28 am

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid will play for his native Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 team at the IIHF U18 World Championship, which runs from Thursday through April 28 in Sochi, Russia. McDavid, 16, the OHL’s rookie of the year who had 25 goals and 66 points in 63 games this season, will be joined by…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ McDavid playing for Canada at U18 Worlds

   April 17, 2013 9:28 am

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid will play for his native Canada’s National Men’s Under-18 team at the IIHF U18 World Championship, which runs from Thursday through April 28 in Sochi, Russia. McDavid, 16, the OHL’s rookie of the year who had 25 goals and 66 points in 63 games this season, will be joined by…

OHL PREVIEWS: Look at the East Division

   September 16, 2012 7:14 am

This week, I’ll break down all 20 OHL clubs division by division and unveil my predictions for the 2012-13 season. Today, let’s look at the Eastern Conference’s East Division (listed in alphabetical order): Belleville Bulls Coach/GM: George Burnett 2011-12 finish: 35-32-1-0, 2nd division, 7th conference Playoff finish: Lost to Ottawa 4-2 in conference quarterfinals Key…