Our Amanda Statland shot a pair of AHL games recently. Amanda has her top pictures from the Utica Comets 4-3 overtime win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins on February 16th, and the Hershey Bears 4-3 victory over the Lehigh Valley Phantoms.
There was a big time matchup inside Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza Friday night with Atlantic Division playoff implications on the line
It’s what you work all season long for; a chance to put all the hard work and lessons learned to the test. There is no better time of year than playoff hockey.
Unlike last season, the Chicago Wolves have used just three goaltenders to date - Max Lagace, Oscar Dansk and Zach Fucale, who have each played 22, 27 and 4 games in net for the Wolves, respectively. The Wolves have also been consistently in a playoff position this year, which is a far cry from the 5-11-4-2 start of the 2017-18 season, and goaltending has played a large part of that.
As a lot of you may realize, hockey is evolving and changing. I say it all the time; I had an up-close experience seeing that change over the past ten years!
On the heels of what has been (to this point) an inconsistent season, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins needed two points Wednesday at the GIANT Center.
After six days off, the Chicago Wolves found themselves staring down a tough pair of opponents away from home. First up was a trip to the Milwaukee Admirals, followed by one to the division-leading Grand Rapids Griffins.
Just like when I was playing, I also have people that I look up to and try to learn from as a coach
Check out some of Amanda Spielberger's best shots from the contest between the Bakersfield Condors and Texas Stars on January 9, 2019.
Samantha Hoffmann and Matthew Harding look at two players who could move at the NHL Trade Deadline and two teams who have shaken off poor starts to the season.