2017-18 Alumni News Archives

  • Veteran Center Riley Nash Having One Of His Best Seasons of Career
    January 18, 2018
    Veteran center Riley Nash has been performing exceptionally in his second season with the Boston Bruins.
  • Quad City Mallards Sign Chris Izmirlian To SPC
    January 18, 2018
    The Quad City Mallards have signed forward Chris Izmirlian to a standard player contract, the Mallards announced today.
  • Wolves' all-star Pirri has sights set on returning to NHL
    January 17, 2018
    Brandon Pirri played just one regular-season game in the Blackhawks' remarkable 2013 season, so his name is not on the Stanley Cup.
  • Sound Tigers Recall Jones
    January 15, 2018
    The Bridgeport Sound Tigers, proud AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, announced Sunday that forward Kellen Jones (pictured) and defenseman Mike Cornell have been recalled from the Worcester Railers H.C. of the ECHL.
  • Ben Scrivens Named To Team Canada For Upcoming Olympics
    January 12, 2018
    ITHACA, N.Y. – Hockey Canada announced Thursday that Ben Scrivens '10 has been selected as one of the three goaltenders to compete with Team Canada at the upcoming 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea.
  • Mark Bennett Sent To Reading For Future Considerations
    January 11, 2018
    The Reading Royals picked up forward Mark Bennett from the Tulsa Oilers for future considerations, Head Coach and Director of Player Personnel Kirk MacDonald announced Wednesday. Bennett joins Reading as the team prepares for a divisional matchup against Worcester Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. with $5 Green Zone tickets and postgame player autographs from Santander Arena. Bennett will wear #28. Additionally, Mark Naclerio has signed with a team in Europe and has been suspended from the Royals. In ten games with Tulsa, Bennett registered a goal and three points. Bennett is a 3rd-year professional that has one goal and five points in 12 ECHL games this season. The 6-foot, 205-lb. native of Oakville, ON started the season with Brampton (2 GP, 2a) and moved to the SPHL with Pensacola. With the Ice Flyers, Bennett had two goals and four points in five games.
  • Leggio Added to 2018 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team Roster
    January 11, 2018
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today that goaltenders David Leggio (Williamsville, N.Y.) and Brandon Maxwell (Winter Park, Fla.) have been named to the 2018 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team.
  • Riley Nash is Currently the NHL’s Best Nash
    January 09, 2018
    It’s the bye week! You know what that means: random posts!
  • Coventry Blaze Add Alex Miner Barron To Bolster Defense
    January 09, 2018
    The Genting Casino Coventry Blaze are pleased to welcome 26-year-old defenceman Alex Miner Barron to the club for the remainder of the 2017/18 Elite League season.
  • Flyers’ Shayne Gostisbehere Showing He’s More Than Offensive Flair
    January 09, 2018
    It wasn’t until the waning weeks of last season that Flyers captain Claude Giroux came clean on why he wasn’t up to snuff.
  • Ken Dryden Says Change Can’t Wait: End N.H.L. Head Hits Now
    January 04, 2018
    Awareness is important — people need to know, acknowledge and understand — but at a certain point, it’s time to act.
  • Dartmouth Alum Eric Neiley Signs With Sheffield Steelers
    January 02, 2018
    The Steelers have confirmed the signing of 25 year old right winger Eric Neiley.
  • Kyle Baun Has Hockey in His Blood
    January 02, 2018
    The Colgate alums' grandfather won the Stanley Cup four times
  • Alexander Kerfoot on Solid Footing with Avalanche
    January 02, 2018
    Alex Kerfoot is known as a playmaker more than a goal scorer, but he has become just the fifth Avalanche rookie to score 10 goals before Jan. 1, joining Nathan MacKinnon (10) in 2013, Matt Duchene (11) in 2009, Wojtek Wolski (12) in 2006 and Marek Svatos (20) in 2005.
  • 3 Yale Alums Named To 2018 U.S. Team
    January 02, 2018
    USA Hockey announced the first 23 players to its 2018 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team today, including former Yale All-American forwards Mark Arcobello, Broc Little and Brian O'Neill, all of whom play professionally in Europe.
  • 2018 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team Unveiled
    January 01, 2018
    USA Hockey announced the first 23 players to its 2018 U.S. Olympic Men’s Ice Hockey Team today, including 15 who currently play professionally in Europe, three that compete in the AHL and four that play collegiately. The squad will represent the United States at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games Feb. 9-25 in PyeongChang, South Korea.
  • Ryan Donato, Noah Welch '05 Named To U.S. Olympic Hockey Team
    January 01, 2018
    NEW YORK, NY – Junior forward Ryan Donato and former Harvard standout Noah Welch '05 will represent the United States in men's ice hockey at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, USA Hockey announced today. Donato and Welch were selected to the 25-man roster that will make-up the 2018 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team, released today during the NHL Winter Classic.
  • Defenseman Mark Borowiecki takes positive step by skating with Senators
    December 30, 2017
    Mark Borowiecki has made a step in the right direction on the road to recovery.
  • San Jose Barracuda Sign Gus Young
    December 30, 2017
    SAN JOSE - The San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda), proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks), and General Manager Joe Will announced today that the club has signed Defenseman Gus Young (@GusYoung70) to a professional tryout agreement (PTO) from the Florida Everblades of the ECHL (@ECHL). In addition, the team has released Forward Justin Parizek (@Parizek07) from his PTO.
  • Brown Alum Mike Clemente Named EIHL Player of the Week
    December 27, 2017
    Manchester Storm goaltender Mike Clemente has been named EIHL Player of the Week for the period ending December 24th 2017.
  • McIntyre named to Hockey Canada's Spengler Cup roster
    December 22, 2017
    When Team Canada skates competes for the Spengler Cup hockey tournament in Davos, Switzerland on Boxing Day, two players with local connections will be in the spotlight.
  • Neiley brings a little of everything to Thunder
    December 22, 2017
    GLENS FALLS — The best thing that can be said of the Adirondack Thunder’s Eric Neiley is that he’s always there — wherever “there” is at the moment.
  • Dominic Moore brings even-keeled veteran presence to Leafs dressing room
    December 22, 2017
    COLUMBUS, Ohio — After finishing a brief conversation ahead of the Maple Leafs game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday, Toronto forward Dominic Moore was informed by a member of the team's media relations staff that the first bus back to the team hotel had left Nationwide Arena.
  • Tommy Thompson Signs with Texas Stars
    December 20, 2017
    CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced Tuesday the team has signed forward Tommy Thompson to an AHL contract for the 2017-18 season.
  • JARRETT BURTON AND JEFF TAYLOR RETURN TO WILKES-BARRE/SCRANTON PENGUINS
    December 19, 2017
    The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins announced today that they have recalled forward Jarrett Burton from their ECHL affiliate, the Wheeling Nailers (ECHL). Furthermore, the Pittsburgh Penguins (NHL) have reassigned defenseman Jeff Taylor from Wheeling to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton.
  • Utica Comets Sign Cornell Alum Joel Lowry To PTO
    December 19, 2017
    Utica Comets General Manager Ryan Johnson announced today that the club has signed forward Joel Lowry to a professional tryout contract.
  • Cornell Alum Andy Iles Named EIHL Player of the Week
    December 19, 2017
    Fife Flyers goaltender Andy Iles has been named Elite League Player of the Week for the period ending December 17th 2017.
  • Alexander Kerfoot Returns To Colorado Avalanche From Injury
    December 19, 2017
    Alex Kerfoot wasn’t looking after his right foot the right way. The Avalanche rookie wasn’t wearing the plastic skate-boot protection that used to be made mandatory by the team.
  • Jimmy Devito Dealt to Reading Royals
    December 19, 2017
    The Reading Royals, proud ECHL affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers, announced Monday they acquired forward Jimmy DeVito from the Rapid City Rush for future considerations. The 23-year-old and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute graduate will wear #23 with the Royals.
  • Stamford’s Haggerty strives for consistency in fourth AHL season
    December 18, 2017
    BRIDGEPORT — The last time Stamford’s Ryan Haggerty played here, he had a night that looked as if it might spark an outstanding fourth pro season.
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