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OTTERS EXTRA: Canada falls short of World Juniors bronze

   January 5, 2014 9:44 am    0

* Russia 2, Canada 1: Canada, which features Otters teammates Connor McDavid and Adam Pelech, couldn’t overcome an early 2-0 deficit in the bronze-medal game on the way to missing out on a medal for the second straight year. Russia (4-3-0) took a 2-0 first-period lead on goals from Buffalo Sabres prospect Mikhail Grigorenko and…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Dansk, Burakovsky playing for gold at World Juniors

   January 4, 2014 3:55 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk will play for the gold medal at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Dansk stopped 26-of-27 shots to lead unbeaten Sweden to a 2-1 semifinal win against Russia today. Sweden (6-0-0) moves into Sunday’s 1 p.m. final against Finland, which kept the Otters’ duo of…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Otters quartet head to semifinals at World Juniors

   January 2, 2014 2:18 pm    0

MALMO, Sweden – Sweden is on a roll at the IIHF World Junior Championship. Erie Otters teammates Andre Burakovsky and Oscar Dansk are big reasons why. Burakovsky had two assists, while Dansk stopped all 18 shots he faced, in a 6-0 quarterfinal win against Slovakia today that moved unbeaten Sweden (5-0-0) into the semifinals. Sweden…

 

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OTTERS EXTRA: Strome shines again World U-17s, but Ontario falls to Russia

   January 1, 2014 7:23 pm    0

SYDNEY, Nova Scotia – Erie Otters rookie Dylan Strome had a goal and assist, and London F Mitchell Marner’s second hat trick of the tournament completed a two-goal comeback in the third period. But Ontario still lost to Russia 6-5 in a shootout in a preliminary-round game at the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge tonight. Strome…

 

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HOCKEY UPDATE: NHLers to participate in next Olympics

   July 19, 2013 12:32 pm    0

NHL players will play in the Winter Olympics next February in Sochi, Russia. Read about it by clicking this link …

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' McDavid featured in Sports Illustrated

   May 16, 2013 2:25 pm    0

Add another major publication – Sports Illustrated – to the always growing list of media outlets throughout North America that have done feature stories on hockey phenom Connor McDavid since he joined the Erie Otters as a 15-year-old at the start of the 2013-14 OHL season. Sports Illustrated has a four-page article in its latest…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ McDavid featured in Sports Illustrated

   May 16, 2013 2:25 pm    0

Add another major publication – Sports Illustrated – to the always growing list of media outlets throughout North America that have done feature stories on hockey phenom Connor McDavid since he joined the Erie Otters as a 15-year-old at the start of the 2013-14 OHL season. Sports Illustrated has a four-page article in its latest…

 

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HOCKEY UPDATE: Schoullis, Steadman heading to U.S National Team camp

   May 7, 2013 11:35 am    0

Girard native Jen Schoullis and Mercyhurst alumnus Kelley Steadman will join 39 other players attending the United States Women’s National Team camp June 16-23 at the Olympic Center in Lake Placid, N.Y. The camp will determine the players that will train together and play in various events in preparation for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games,…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: Abraham working towards OA spot

   May 5, 2013 7:09 am    0

Veteran D Spencer Abraham figures Dane Fox and Jimmy McDowell are locks for two of the Erie Otters’ three overager spots for the 2013-14 OHL season. The departure of D Jack Kuzmyk, who recently informed club officials he has chosen to enroll in school instead of trying to play his final season in major juniors,…

 

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OTTERS UPDATE: McDavid wins gold at World U18s

   April 28, 2013 4:59 pm    0

Erie Otters center Connor McDavid captured the gold medal Sunday, as Canada defeated the four-time defending champion United States 3-2 in the title game of the IIHF U18 World Championship in Sochi, Russia. McDavid didn’t record a point for the second straight game, but he still led all players with eight goals and 14 points…

 

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