William "Bill" Torrey '57, former St. Lawrence men's hockey player, revered National Hockey League general manager, Hockey Hall of Fame inductee and Legend of Appleton passed away on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at the age of 83.
The Texas Stars advanced to the second round of the Calder Cup Playoffs on Tuesday night. A large factor in their victory was the stellar play of goaltender Mike McKenna. This hot streak makes his potential future with the Dallas Stars organization even more intriguing.
Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced Sunday that the club has acquired forward Brandon Bollig and goaltender Troy Grosenick from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a sixth-round pick in the 2018 NHL Draft.
The New Jersey Devils didn’t need more bullet points to become one of the NHL’s best 2017-18 stories. The emergence of rookies Will Butcher (18 points), Jesper Bratt (17 points) and Nico Hischier (18 points) has injected youth, speed and skill into an organization known in the past for dull, predictable play.
Gavin Bayreuther was a dynamic force in North Country Hockey the last four years, helping return Saint Lawrence University into an ECAC Hockey contender during his tenure in Canton as an offensively gifted blueliner. In the spring of 2016 coach Greg Carvel bolted SLU for U.Mass, yet Bayreuth chose to postpone his pro career with the Dallas Stars in order to graduate with his class at Saint Lawrence. NYHJ’s Tim Rappleye caught up with Gavin at the NHL Prospects Tournament in Traverse City, Michigan,
INDIANAPOLIS – The Indy Fuel, ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Chicago Blackhawks and the AHL’s Rockford IceHogs, announced that two-year team captain and veteran defenseman Zach Miskovic has signed for the 2017-18 season.
Some believe that Mike Keenan is no longer “Iron Mike” and that his new job in the KHL is only a preamble to the retirement benefits and a fast way to make money in an exotic location. However, they were terribly wrong. With the mission to bring the Red Star of Kunlun, the chinese team of the KHL, to a status of aspirant to honors in its second year of existence, Keenan, is very involved.
CEDAR PARK, Texas – The Texas Stars, American Hockey League affiliate of the NHL’s Dallas Stars, announced today the team has signed forward Colin Markison and rookie defenseman Eric Sweetman to AHL contracts for the upcoming 2017-18 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 Woody Hudson (@Morning_woody13) and defenseman Ben Masella (@chickenmasella) to ECHL contracts for the 2017-18 season.
WHEELING, WV- The Wheeling Nailers, proud ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins, are excited to announce their sixth player signing of the 2017 offseason. Wheeling has signed defenseman Ross McMullan to an ECHL contract.