In The Corners Episode #88b: Viveiros Las Vegas!
With all the news in the AHL world this past week, C.C. Hawkley and Sean O’Brien sat down to do an emergency, in-between episode of the In The Corners Podcast!
VIVEIROS IN FOR HENDERSON
Former Edmonton assistant and Spokane Chiefs Head Coach Manny Viveiros takes over as bench boss for the Henderson Silver Knights. What kind of systems has he used in the past, and what can be bring over to the Las Vegas Valley?
VELLUCCI MOVES ON UP
Former Charlotte Checkers and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Head Coach Mike Vellucci has accepted an assistant position with NHL Pittsburgh. Who takes his place as lead coach for the “Baby Pens”?
A TRADE…AND A PROMOTION?
With Jake Allen traded away to the Montreal Canadiens, rumor has it that netminder Ville Husso will be moving on up to back up Jordan Binnington in St. Louis. Despite Husso’s last two seasons in San Antonio, can he pass the NHL secondary goaltending grade?
HUTCH IS CLUTCH…SORT OF
Colorado Avalanche netminder Michael Hutchinson went 2-0-1 in his first three NHL playoff games, losing a tough winner-take-all Game 7 to the Dallas Stars on Friday. How did the AHL stalwart look in the dying moments of the Western Conference Semifinal?
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