2018-19 Alumni News Archives

  • Penguins acquire Ben Sexton and Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators
    December 06, 2018
    The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Ben Sexton and defenseman Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Stefan Elliott and Tobias Lindberg, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
  • Penguins acquire Ben Sexton and Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators
    December 06, 2018
    The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Ben Sexton and defenseman Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Stefan Elliott and Tobias Lindberg, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
  • Penguins acquire Ben Sexton and Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators
    December 06, 2018
    The Pittsburgh Penguins have acquired forward Ben Sexton and defenseman Macoy Erkamps from the Ottawa Senators in exchange for Stefan Elliott and Tobias Lindberg, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford.
  • Adam Oates Joins LA Kings as Consultant
    November 07, 2018
    The LA Kings have reached a consulting agreement with Adam Oates, CEO of the Oates Sports Group.
  • Bob Gaudet Inducted Into the New Hampshire Hockey Hall of Fame
    October 23, 2018
    CONCORD, N.H. – Koenig Family Head Coach of Dartmouth Men's Hockey Bob Gaudet '81 and former player Rich Ryerson '80 were inducted into the New Hampshire Legends of Hockey Hall of Fame Sunday afternoon.
  • Fueled by confidence and pretzels, Keith Kinkaid has hit his stride with the Devils
    October 23, 2018
    NEWARK — Ten minutes into the third period on Oct. 14, the New Jersey Devils were nursing a 3–2 lead over San Jose when goalie Keith Kinkaid snared a slapshot for his 30th save, prompting a television timeout. As the ice crew at Prudential Center began its dry scrape, Kinkaid quickly skated to the home bench at Prudential Center and placed a drive-thru order with backup Eddie Lack.
  • Jacob MacDonald a Player to Watch in Florida This Year
    October 11, 2018
    I have to admit that I don’t follow the progress of non-NHL players the way I did in the past. There was a time when there wasn’t a player who entered the league whose name I didn’t at least hear along the way.
  • Chris Wagner excited to be home with the Bruins
    October 01, 2018
    Chris Wagner has plenty of familiarity with his new team, but that shouldn’t be mistaken with complacency.
  • Bayreuther has impressed many and 'looks NHL ready'
    October 01, 2018
    FRISCO -- A preseason absence could open up an opportunity for young Stars defenseman Gavin Bayreuther, the 24-year-old second-year pro who has never played in an NHL game.
  • Sound Tigers' Gillam where he wants to be after tremendous rookie year
    September 27, 2018
    BRIDGEPORT — On his 26th birthday Monday morning, Mitch Gillam stepped onto the ice at Webster Bank Arena for Bridgeport Sound Tigers training camp with a pretty solid first pro season behind him since his 25th birthday.
  • Lafferty excited for Penguins' exhibition
    September 27, 2018
    When Pittsburgh hosts Detroit this afternoon in an NHL exhibition game at Consol Arena, Hollidaysburg native Sam Lafferty will be continuing his bid to earn a roster spot with the Penguins.
  • Gostisbehere prepared to improve game with Flyers
    September 27, 2018
    VOORHEES, N.J. -- Shayne Gostisbehere doesn't want to be viewed as just an offensive-minded defenseman.
  • Bobby Farnham ready for eighth professional hockey season
    September 24, 2018
    Having just embarked on his eighth professional hockey season, North Andover’s Bobby Farnham feels he is a more mature player now.
  • Gavin Bayreuther ready to prove he's prepared for NHL
    September 24, 2018
    Gavin Bayreuther didn’t have his A-game Saturday night in Tulsa, and that’s OK.
  • John Hayden having a blast trying to earn Blackhawks' roster spot
    September 24, 2018
    Blackhawks forward John Hayden made a nice poke-check, burst up ice, where he took a pass for a breakaway, then put a sweet deke on goalie Collin Delia before gently pushing the puck into an empty net.
  • Point Prepares For the Pros With Dallas
    September 21, 2018
    Colton Point is looking more and more like the Dallas Stars’ next big hit from the Jamie Benn-John Klingberg round. The 2016 fifth-round pick just came off a breakout season for the Colgate Raiders in which he became a contender for college hockey’s biggest player honor. Now the Hobey Baker Award finalist is making waves at the 2018 Traverse City Prospect Tournament.
  • Carr Looking to Prove He's an NHL Player
    September 21, 2018
    Some in Montreal found it puzzling why the Canadiens let RFA Daniel Carr fall into the free agency market. It didn’t take long for Golden Knights GM George McPhee to sign the left-handed forward to a one-year, one-way contract worth $750,000.
  • Lafferty Makes Penguins Pre-Season Debut
    September 21, 2018
    JONATHAN BOMBULIE | Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, 1:51 p.m. EMAIL NEWSLETTERS Sign up for one of our email newsletters. Safe to say the NHL Network will do some higher-than-normal ratings in Blair County on Wednesday night. That’s when rookie forward Sam Lafferty, a Hollidaysburg native, is scheduled to play the first preseason game of his NHL career when the Penguins visit the Detroit Red Wings.
  • Riley Nash eager to show worth wherever Jackets need him
    September 20, 2018
    Center Riley Nash is the new man in the room, but his putting on a Blue Jackets sweater in playing for his third franchise in four seasons is not the culture shock that it would appear to be.
  • NJ Devils' Nick Lappin impressing many in NHL training camp
    September 20, 2018
    NEWARK -- If you’re looking at the numbers alone, Nick Lappin’s are looking like he’s ready for the next step in his hockey career. A 31-goal season and a 53-point season for Binghamton of the American Hockey League in 2017-18 is nothing to discount. It was a down year for the Binghamton Devils, but it’s still tough to produce like that in the NHL’s top development league.
  • Esposito looking to earn spot in Oilers organization
    September 20, 2018
    Playing professional hockey is the envy of a great many Canadians, so Luke Esposito knows how fortunate he is to be getting that chance.
  • Matthew Peca Looks To Move Up Canadiens Depth Chart
    September 20, 2018
    MONTREAL— I’m not going to lie, I did a double take when I saw the Montreal Canadiens had signed Matthew Peca to a two-year, $2.6 million contract on July 1.