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…

OTTERS UPDATE: Hodgson suspended for 10 games (Updated)

   February 27, 2013 4:29 pm

Erie Otters rookie winger Hayden Hodgson has been suspended for 10 games – the final seven games of this season and the first three games of the 2013-14 season – for his five-minute interference penalty and game misconduct Sunday against Kingston at Erie Insurance Arena. OHL vice president Ted Baker said Hodgson delivered a hit…

OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters at Windsor Spitfires

   February 20, 2013 1:11 pm

Erie Otters (17-33-3-5) at Windsor Spitfires (22-28-1-6) When: Thursday, 7:05 p.m. Where: WFCU Centre – Windsor, Ontario On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Upcoming schedule: Friday at Sarnia, 7:05 p.m., Sunday vs. Kingston, 2 p.m. What to expect: The Otters would be eliminated from OHL playoff contention for the second straight season and sixth…

OTTERS UPDATE: No word yet on suspension for Pelech

   February 20, 2013 12:36 pm

The Erie Otters will wait until Thursday to learn whether D Adam Pelech will be suspended for his 5-minute, cross-checking penalty and game misconduct in Monday’s loss at London. OHL Vice President Ted Baker said league officials continue to review the incident. He said the league will issue a ruling before the Otters’ game Thursday…

OTTERS UPDATE: McGuire hit under review; ruling could be issued Wed.

   November 27, 2012 10:05 am

Erie Otters RW Johnny McGuire‘s open-ice hit on Kitchener rookie RW Darby Llewellyn in Saturday night’s game has prompted an automatic review from OHL officials, league Vice President Ted Baker said Tuesday. Baker said the league expects to make at least a preliminary ruling before the Otters’ 7 p.m. game Wednesday against Plymouth at Erie…

OTTERS UPDATE: No suspension for Friesen; Wilson-McGuire update

   March 8, 2012 11:10 am

Niagara C Alex Friesen won’t be suspended for his collision with Erie Otters G Ramis Sadikov in Sunday’s game, OHL vice president Ted Baker confirmed today. Sadikov suffered an apparent concussion on the play 1 minute, 45 seconds into the game, which forced Otters forward Connor Crisp to enter the game as the emergency goaltender….