Another week of the AHL season has passed us by, which means it is once again time for the Full Tilt Hockey Network’s AHL week in review. Read more
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Part of what makes the AHL so unique is the fact that rosters can change in the blink of an eye. If an injury happens in the NHL, a recall is made from an AHL roster. When an NHL player returns from an absence, a reassignment back to the AHL is often in the cards. Read more
I just saw this story on BarDown, Bridgeport Sound Tigers goalie David Leggio was about to face a 2 on none breakaway when he made a “play”. In what they call a moment of brilliance, Leggio simply took his net off the moorings. Read more
The AHL season is now three weeks old, and things are starting to take shape. The Milwaukee Admirals haven’t missed a beat from day one, the Albany Devils are still without a regulation loss, all the while Kris Newbury is lighting it up for the Bears in Hershey, PA. Perhaps the best news of all though, is that every AHL team has now recorded a win, as the Iowa Wild finally earned two points for the first time this week. These are just a few of the storylines from this past week’s play in the AHL. Read more
Week two of the AHL season has come to a close. The Milwaukee Admirals’ strong play from week one carried over as they had another strong week. The defending Calder Cup Champion Texas Stars are once again playing like champions, and Paul Thompson had another big weekend for the Albany Devils. These are just a few of the storylines from this past week’s play in the AHL. Read more
The American Hockey League began its 79th season this past weekend. Some teams had a great opening slate of games, while others would like to move on as quickly as possible. Some players had career nights, and some simply did not. Here’s a look at who’s hot and who’s not in the AHL, as teams across the league are now heading into the first full week of regular season play. Read more
Last week at the 2014 American Hockey League’s Board of Governors meetings, they approved some new rule changes for the upcoming season and NHL fans may want to take notice as one (or maybe two) of these rules could possibly be coming to an NHL rink near you someday.