On this week's Farm Report, Scotty discusses the fall out from the brutal hit that Mike Simchuk put on Kyle Rank and how the SPHL addressed the hit and the possible actions of coach Jerome Bechard. George Johnson's expose of Stockton sends back to Calgary fans the redemption the city hopes to get and how it centers around the AHL franchise. Patrick Kaleta is honing a different style of game this year for the Rochester Americans and it has helped the younger players get more room to work their craft. Also, Matthew Peca is trying his best to get his name away from Michael Peca, only because they aren't related like people assume. All that, plus News and Notes and We Hardly Knew Ye.
Archive for December 2015
This week, Scotty reviews the Golden State Hockey Rush, while also finding out about the history some of the Stockton Heat players already have with outdoor games. Peter Budaj has brought his career out of the doldrums and all it took was the right attitude. The Reading Royals seemed to have a bad attitude towards the higher-ups in the minor-pro landscape, especially when their top guys are getting called up without much courtesy. The roads of Josh Currie and Madison Bowey to the AHL have some cross-section, but very different overall. All that, plus News and Notes and We Hardly Knew Ye.
In this Farm Report, Scotty talked about whether or not people think the Bakersfield Condors will be able to help the Edmonton Oilers this year or if they'll need a little more time. The Adirondack Thunder are off to a great start and it's due to head coach Cail MacLean's tactics. Michael McCarron is seeing his teammates go up to the NHL, but he doesn't feel a rush to get there himself, especially if it means he'll get sent back down. Also, Mike Moore has been a captain on the ice, but thanks to his training off the ice, he's got his captaincy there. All that plus News and Notes and We Hardly Knew Ye.
On this week's Farm Report, Scotty talks about Manny Malholtra's comeback to hockey, Oliver Kylington's adjustment to North America, and Trever Hertz's ability to adapt to all situations. We've got monthly awards, weekly awards, All-Star Games awarded, and the NHL Network awarding the first outdoor game of the year. All that, plus We Hardly Knew Ye.