Sn 10 Ep 15: Crocker, Plagens, Dougherty, Warren & Iacona

This week on the Power Play Post Show, hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff ring in the New Year with a huge show all about the American Hockey League. A long with the news & notes from around the AHL, the two hosts provide their thoughts on the NHL’s Winter Classic, throw out a couple of New Years Resolutions and talk about the Grand Rapids Griffins, Luke Glendenning & his outdoor week. This week’s huge guest list includes: Todd Crocker – Toronto Marlies – Radio play-by-play Broadcaster – On Twitter: @HockeyCrock – Todd made his first appearance on the show to talk about the Toronto Marlies outdoor experience on Monday vs the Grand Rapids Griffins, about the team’s leader in points, defenseman TJ Brennan and look into … Continue reading

Sn 10 Ep 14: Owen Newkirk, Jim Byers, Mike Peck & Billy Gardner

THE WEST CONFERENCE BROADCASTERS SPECIAL This week on the Power Play Post Show, it’s a West Conference Broadcasters Special as all four guests this week are four of the best broadcasters in the league and broadcast games in the West Conference of the American Hockey League. Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff start this week’s show off with a look into the American Hockey League’s news & notes from around the league, Bob’s thoughts on the Frozen Frontier game featuring the Rochester Americans vs the Lake Erie Monsters from last Friday plus the two hosts have a little fun with special Christmas topics sprinkled throughout the opening segment. The Power Play Post Show‘s Hosts Bob & Megan want to wish all of our fans the … Continue reading

Sn 10 Ep 13: Rob Kopacz, Mark Caswell Jr. & Chris Roy

This week on the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff bring a lot of exciting news and notes from around the American Hockey League. Bob and Megan discuss first the PPPshow’s trip to Utica, NY last Friday as the show took in the Comets game vs the Bridgeport Soundtigers and discuss their thoughts on the improvements made to the Utica Memorial Auditorium and the atmosphere in one of the AHL’s oldest arenas. The two host also talk about the Frozen Frontier game that Bob will be attending to cover for the show and announce the Two Top Player Standouts from last week. Rob Kopacz – Vice President of Business Operations – Rochester Americans – Rob joined Bob on the show to talk … Continue reading

AHL Top 20 Player Points Projections Through Monday, December 9, 2013

With every team in the American Hockey League having played at least 20 games into the 76 game season; it’s fair to look at the projections of points for the top 20 players through Monday, December 9th, 2013. A couple of notes of importance: Last season was a lock-out season in the National Hockey League which spread out scoring through out some players who would not have played in the AHL. The Rockford IceHogs Brandon Pirri led the league in 2012-13 with 75 pts (22+53) through 76 games. The last season any player hit 100+ points was in the 2009-10 season as the Hershey Bears Keith Aucoin scored 106 pts (35+71) in 72 games & his teammate Alexandre Giroux scored 103 pts (50+53) in 69 games played. Through 10 games played, 7 players were projected to hit over 100 … Continue reading

Sn 10 Ep 12: Corey Cowick, Phil Varone, Jordan Weal & Jimmy Bonneau

This week on the Power Play Post Show Hosts Bob Howard & Megan Reiff, return to the airwaves after a week off due to the Thanksgiving holiday with a huge show and great guests from around the American Hockey League! Bob & Megan bring you all the latest news & notes from around league and talk about their excitement about their first trip to Utica, NY on Friday to see the Utica Comets vs the Bridgeport Soundtigers, conduct interviews and see the old Utica Memorial Auditorium with AHL hockey again. Corey Cowick – Left Wing – Binghamton Senators – On Twitter: @ccows – Corey joined the this week from the home of the Binghamton Senators arena, the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena to talk about growing up in … Continue reading

Sn 10 Ep 11: Chicago Wolves Jake Allen & Mike Kelly

Blues Jake Allen sent back to the AHL

This week on the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff brought all the latest news and notes from around the league including the trade between the Anaheim Ducks & Toronto Maples Leafs, the Worcester Sharks bringing in a familiar face to help a struggling team, thoughts on the Binghamton Senators/Albany Devils winning streaks and the two hosts provide their honest thoughts on the growing use of the shoot-out to settled games tied after 65 minutes of play. Jake Allen – Goaltender – Chicago Wolves – On Twitter: @34jallen – Jake joined the show this week to talk about his start in hockey from playing in the QMJHL for 3 different teams to playing his first 3 season of professional hockey with the now … Continue reading