OTTERS UPDATE: McKegg, Olden heading to Leafs training camp

   September 15, 2011 8:43 am

Erie Otters forwards Greg McKegg and Sondre Olden have been invited to the Toronto Maple Leafs’ training camp, which begins Friday at MasterCard Centre for Hockey Excellence in Etobicoke, Ontario. The Leafs’ preseason opener is set for Monday against the Ottawa Senators at Toronto’s Air Canada Centre. Former Otters David Broll and Tim Connolly also…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ Hostetter – “I am not going to the OHL”

   July 20, 2011 9:59 am

Check out that quote and the rest of an article on Erie Otters defenseman and Philadelphia Flyers prospect Tyler Hostetter from the Lancaster (Pa.) Intelligencer Journal.    

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' Hostetter – "I am not going to the OHL"

   July 20, 2011 9:59 am

Check out that quote and the rest of an article on Erie Otters defenseman and Philadelphia Flyers prospect Tyler Hostetter from the Lancaster (Pa.) Intelligencer Journal.    

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ Szydlowski signs with Sabres

   April 8, 2011 2:38 pm

The Buffalo Sabres have added another former Erie Otter into their organization. Shawn Szydlowski has signed a NHL entry-level contract with the Sabres. He will report to the AHL’s Portland Pirates, where he rejoins Mark Jeanneret, the Otters’ former play-by-play broadcaster and media relations director. He’s the Pirates’ play-by-play voice and director of communications and…

OTTERS FINAL: Otters face elimination with Game 4 loss to Spits

   March 30, 2011 6:58 pm

The Windsor Spitfires have taken command of their series with the Erie Otters. The Spitfires exploded for seven goals on 42 shots in a 7-4 win against the Otters in Game 4 of their best-of-seven quarterfinal series, played in front of 3,316 at Tullio Arena on Wednesday night. The Spitfires, which lead 3-1 in the…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters’ Shields worry-free with new contract

   March 23, 2011 10:48 am

David Shields knew the June 1 signing deadline would arrive soon. Yet the Erie Otters defenseman still didn’t have a contract offer from the NHL’s St. Louis Blues. “I was worrying about if I was going to get one,” he said. Now he doesn’t have to worry anymore. Shields, 20, has signed a three-year, entry-level…

OTTERS UPDATE: Otters' Shields worry-free with new contract

   March 23, 2011 10:48 am

David Shields knew the June 1 signing deadline would arrive soon. Yet the Erie Otters defenseman still didn’t have a contract offer from the NHL’s St. Louis Blues. “I was worrying about if I was going to get one,” he said. Now he doesn’t have to worry anymore. Shields, 20, has signed a three-year, entry-level…

OTTERS WATCH: Erie Otters vs. Owen Sound Attack

   February 15, 2011 6:42 pm

What: Owen Sound Attack (37-15-1-2) at Erie Otters (29-24-1-1) When: Wednesday, 7 p.m. Where: Tullio Arena On the air: WFNN-AM/1330, www.ottershockey.com (live stream) Players to watch Erie – C Greg McKegg (34 goals, 34 assists, 68 points), C Brett Thompson (37-29-66), C Phil Varone (25-38-63), RW Anthony Luciani (22-38-60), RW Shawn Szydlowski (33-25-58) Owen Sound…

OTTERS FINAL: Otters race past Belleville 6-1

   February 12, 2011 8:09 pm

BELLEVILLE, Ontario – The Erie Otters didn’t allow this game to slip away. A night after squandering a late lead in a loss to Ottawa, the Otters broke open a one-goal game with four unanswered goals in a 6-1 win against Belleville in front of 2,421 at Yardmen Arena on Saturday night. Brett Thompson started…

OTTERS FINAL: Otters lose late in Ottawa 4-3

   February 11, 2011 9:03 pm

OTTAWA, Ontario – The Erie Otters were less than 5 minutes away from stealing a key win. But Ottawa’s Tyler Toffoli and Dalton Smith scored 48 seconds apart, including the go-ahead goal with 3:32 left, to hand the Otters a 4-3 loss in front of 5,760 at Rona Centre Friday night. The Otters (27-24-1-1) took…