Fife Flyers, sponsored by Arnold Clark Mercedes-Benz, are delighted to confirm American born right winger Charlie Mosey has agreed to a try-out contract for the start of the 2017/18 Elite Ice Hockey League season.
The Junior A Valley Wildcats are gearing up for another exciting season of Maritime Junior A hockey here in the Annapolis Valley. The Wildcats will once again be playing their home games out of the Kings Mutual Century Centre in Berwick.
Alexander Kerfoot is a recent Harvard grad and New Jersey Devils draft pick who will be opting for free agency next week. The center declined signing with the Devils and has decided to test the free agent market.
Unlike other prospects on our 25 Under 25 list so far, forward Mike Vecchione has seen NHL action with the Flyers. He saw action in two late-season games with the orange and black this past season. Vecchione finished up his fourth and final season with the Union Flying Dutchmen this past March, and on March 31st he signed a one-year entry level contract with the Flyers. Just four days later he made his NHL debut against the New Jersey Devils. Breaking out in his final year of college, he scored 63 points in 38 games, doubling his total of 29 points from the previous season.
Boise, ID (8/10/17) – Steelheads Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Neil Graham announced on Thursday that the Steelheads have completed a trade with the Greenville Swamp Rabbits, acquiring forward Tommy Thompson in exchange for the rights to forward Joe Basaraba. Thompson has signed an ECHL contract with the Steelheads for the 2017-18 season.
WORCESTER, MA – The Worcester Railers Hockey Club (@RailersHC), proud ECHL (@ECHL) affiliate of the New York Islanders (@NYIslanders), and Railers HC General Manager and Head Coach Jamie Russell officially announced today that the club has signed forward Frankie DiChiara (@frank_dichiara) to an ECHL contract for the 2017-18 season.
The Hershey Bears, and their NHL affiliate, the Washington Capitals, have announced the hiring of Alex Westlund as associate goaltending coach. Westlund will work directly with Washington’s minor-league affiliates, providing daily instruction to prospects in Hershey, and to the club’s ECHL affiliate in South Carolina.
Glens Falls, NY - The Adirondack Thunder, proudly locally owned and operated, announced today that Brad Tapper has been named the team's Head Coach & Director of Hockey Operations. Tapper becomes the second Head Coach in franchise history following Cail MacLean, who accepted a position at a higher level last week.
Reading, PA – The Reading Royals of the ECHL, affiliate of the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, today announced that the team has agreed to terms with forward Mark Naclerio. He becomes the ninth player announced as signed by the Royals to a standard player’s contract for the 2017-18 season.
Jimmy Vesey may be the kid in the New York Rangers locker room, but some players even younger than the 24-year-old forward put him on the spot with an impromptu interview at Junior Rangers Hockey Camp last week.
WHEELING, WV- The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins, are excited to announce their tenth player signing of the 2017 offseason. Wheeling has signed goaltender Colin Stevens to an ECHL contract.
PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Keith Allain '80, Yale's Malcolm G. Chace Head Coach, will be on a United States Olympic Coaching Staff for a third time this winter. The former Yale goalie, who has compiled a .602 winning percentage and a national title over 11 seasons in New Haven, has been named an assistant coach for the 2018 U.S. squad that competes in the XXIII Winter Olympic Games at PyeongChang, South Korea.
The Starting Six series comes to you to dive into the best player at each position all-time for every organization. The biggest and best at each position, with the most memorable moments in franchise history. Here is the Los Angeles Kings all-time lineup.