The American Hockey League has announced it will use hybrid icing for the 2013-14 campaign, re-implementing a rule it used on a trial basis during the NHL lockout.
The AHL Portland Pirates will not play in Portland, Maine this season
After being run out of the building by Edmonton last night, the Canucks are making some moves. Vancouver is sending Zack Kassian to AHL Chicago on a conditioning assignment and calling up forwards Nicklas Jensen and Bill Sweatt. Brad
The St. Louis Blues’ three’s company goaltending routine is getting cut down, at least for a weekend. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that struggling former All-Star Brian Elliott has been sent to the team’s AHL affiliate for conditioning purposes.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have acquired minor-league forward Dan Sexton from Anaheim in exchange from Kyle Wilson. Sexton, 25, has appeared in 88 NHL games over the course of his career. While he hasn’t played in the NHL since
Jose Theodore‘s departure from last night’s game against Carolina may have come with a stiff price to pay. Renaud Lavoie from RDS reports Theodore has a torn groin muscle and it’s undecided whether or not he’ll need surgery to
With the NHL stuck in a lockout the AHL will benefit. The AHL season starts tonight.