- Poirier easing his way back to Wranglers
Jeremie Poirier was a welcome sight at Calgary Wranglers practice this week. The 21-year-old defenseman started the season with seven points (1g,6a) in four games, but suffered a forearm laceration on Oct. 21 that has kept him out of the lineup ever since.
- Prosvetov making most of time with Eagles
Ivan Prosvetov understands the Colorado Avalanche’s plan, and he has been making the most of his time with the AHL Eagles.
- Hard work keeps paying off for Rifai
Hard work and determination can get anyone anywhere. Marshall Rifai, who made his NHL debut with Toronto last week, is the latest example of that.
- Mitchell staying close to the game in retirement
FOX43 sports director Todd Sadowski talked with former Hershey Bears captain Garrett Mitchell about his retirement from hockey and the transition away from the game he’s been playing since he was a kid.
- Joshua’s physical style translating well in rookie season
Jagger Joshua’s first full AHL season has come with all sorts of takeaways. He has learned that his game can indeed translate from the college ranks to the pros, yet he has as much to learn away from the ice as he still does on it.