We're getting closer to the end, with the playoffs wrapping up-- Scotty talks about the Kelly Cup finalists and one-half of the Calder Cup finalists. Anthony Mantha is facing heat for his lackluster first professional season, while Dave Andrews talks about the AHL realignments and how the New York teams were necessarily going to be grouped in the same division, plus confirming the California teams will get less games. Speaking of California, Bakersfield and the Condors are gearing up for the AHL frontier, while Syracuse is gearing up for the AHL All-Star Game. All that, plus News and Notes, as well as We Hardly Knew Ye.
Archive for May 2015
In this week's Farm Report, Scotty reviews the AHL and ECHL playoffs thus far, Danny Biega is feeling more confident in his game, all thanks to just ten games in the NHL; while the city of Biloxi is confident they'll get another minor league hockey team-- but not this upcoming season. All that, plus News and Notes and We Hardly Knew Ye
This week, Scotty breaks down the new AHL alignment, as well as the weird scenario that may have the California AHL teams playing only 68 games as opposed to 76. Regardless of the number, the Stockton Heat are ready to go, at least by how Brian Burke and Brad Pascall are talking. The Fort Wayne Komets wonder what could have been this season and what could happen with their affiliation status, while the members of the 2008-09 Albany River Rats recollect their horrific bus accident in the wake of a minor league baseball teams own tragic happening. All that, plus News and Notes, as well as We Hardly Knew Ye.
In this week's Farm Report, Scotty talks about the patience in net for the Capitals' farm hands, Joe Devin's venture back from Europe to South Carolina, Keith Seabrook's venture back into hockey overall, and Tom Kostpoulos's possible last adventure in the AHL. All that, plus News and Notes and We Hardly Knew Ye.
This week's Farm Report has Scotty talking about the AHL and ECHL playoffs, the Ontario Reign not getting the support like they did in the regular season for the playoffs, reactions for clean-out day for some eliminated teams, a urge by the Springfield Falcons to support the team, plus coaching changes. Not only that, but the SPHL has their expansion draft, Manitoba has the Moose back, and We Hardly Knew Ye.