Sn 10 Ep 32: Calder Cup Playoffs, Rob Sanderson, Mike Kelly, Paul LaTour

Calder Cup Playoffs

MORE CALDER CUP PLAYOFFS COVERAGE This week on the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff bring the fans of the American Hockey League all the latest news and information from around the league. This week’s hot topic comes from a report out of Glens Falls, New York where the report indicated that the Calgary Flames will place their displaced AHL franchise at the now empty Glens Falls Civic Center with the Adirondack Phantoms moving to Allentown, Pennsylvania. The two hosts then breakdown the recent transactions as NHL teams who are eliminated from the Stanley Cup Playoffs send down players to help out their AHL affiliate. Last but certainly no least, Hosts Bob and Megan walk you through the eight opening round … Continue reading

AHL Read This: Andrews Five Game Series, Abbotsford Should be Audited, Wolves Attendance

Andrews Five Game Series

A look into the world of the American Hockey League outside of just the normal game re-caps. AHL Commissioner Says Second, Third Rounds Could Move to Five Games; Talks AHL in Houston, West Coast Stephen Meserve | 100 Degree Hockey With the Texas Stars earning a total of eight end-of-season trophies, the American Hockey League commissioner and president, Dave Andrews, was in town to present the trophies and plaques. It was also a chance to talk to the league boss about many of the topics swirling around the AHL these days. He had thoughts on the potential west coast relocation of many teams in the league, the future of hockey in Houston, the potential for an All-Star game in Cedar Park, advanced stats in the … Continue reading

AHL Calder Cup Playoffs Schedule & Scores – Quarterfinals (updated 4-19-14)

AHL Calder Cup Coverage

The Power Play Post Show will post the results, schedules and goal scorers in this post for this years Calder Cup playoffs.Make sure you check out the AHL’s website for more information here. Bob & Megan will present their picks for each series starting this Tuesday before the 1st round series start on Wednesday. [cryout-multi][cryout-column width=”1/2″] EASTERN CONFERENCE Eastern Conference Quarterfinals – Series “A” (best-of-5) 1-Manchester Monarchs vs. 8-Norfolk Admirals Game 1 – Fri., Apr. 25 – Norfolk at Manchester, 7:00 Game 2 – Sat., Apr. 26 – Norfolk at Manchester, 7:00 Game 3 – Wed., Apr. 30 – Manchester at Norfolk, 7:15 *Game 4 – Fri., May 2 – Manchester at Norfolk, 7:30 *Game 5 – Sat., May 3 – Manchester at Norfolk, 7:15 … Continue reading

AHL Read This: Falcons Thinking Playoffs, More on Heat, Blackhawks/IceHogs link with Fuel

A look into the world of the American Hockey League outside of just the normal game re-caps. Springfield Falcons start counting their magic numbers By Garry Brown | Special to The Republican SPRINGFIELD – It’s magic numbers time for the Springfield Falcons as they attempt to nail down an American Hockey League playoff berth and a division title. The numbers: four, to clinch an Eastern Conference spot in the playoffs; eight to clinch a second straight Northeast Division crown. The Falcons hope to lower those numbers Tuesday, when they visit Bridgeport for that franchise’s annual 11 a.m. game, designed as a promotion involving school children and their families. In this game, the Falcons have a chance to become the first in the 20-year history of the franchise to win six straight … Continue reading

AHL Read This: Sabres Suspend Klesla, Bulldogs struggles, Khokhlachev rewarded

Sabres Suspend Klesla, Bulldogs struggles, Khokhlachev rewarded

A look into the world of the American Hockey League outside of just the normal game re-caps. Sabres suspend newly acquired Klesla for failing to report to AHL BUFFALO, N.Y. — The Associated Press The Buffalo Sabres have suspended newly acquired defenceman Rostislav Klesla for failing to report to the team’s AHL affiliate in Rochester. The Sabres announced the move Sunday, a day after Klesla told TSN that he intended to not finish the NHL season, and instead planned to continue his career in Europe. Read More… ———————————————————— Khokhlachev named CCM/AHL Player of the Week From TheAHL.com: SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League announced today that Providence Bruins center Alexander Khokhlachev has been selected as the CCM/AHL Player of the Week for the period ending Mar. 9, 2014. Khokhlachev … Continue reading

Sn 10 Ep 23: IceCaps Captain Jason Jaffray, Bobby Robins & Pete Michaud

IceCaps Captain Jason Jaffray

ICECAPS CAPTAIN JASON JAFFRAY TALKS ALL STAR This week on the Power Play Post Show, Hosts Bob Howard and Megan Reiff bring the fans of the American Hockey League the only true radio program covering their favorite league and players. The two hosts run down the news & notes from around the league, updates on If the Playoffs Started Today, trades & acquisitions from the previous week and what holds for the future for professional hockey in Glens Falls, NY. Jason Jaffray – St. John’s IceCaps – Left Wing/Captain – On Twitter: @Jaffs15 – Jason joined the show this week to talk about playing in St. John’s, being the captain of the St. John’s IceCaps & this years AHL All Stars, plus what it will take … Continue reading

AHL Read This: Devils Gelinas back in NHL, Bruins charting Malcolm Subban, Marlies’ Jerry D’Amigo

Devils Gelinas back in NHL

A look into the world of the American Hockey League outside of just the normal game re-caps. AHL announces suspensions From theAHL.com SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today announced the following suspensions: Rockford IceHogs defenseman Theo Peckham has been suspended for two (2) games as a consequence of an illegal check to the head of an opponent in a game vs. Milwaukee on Feb. 22.  Read more… ——————————————————— Team effort required to prep The Q Matthew Florjancic, WKYC8:07 p.m. EST February 25, 2014 As the home of the NBA’s Cleveland Cavaliers and Lake Erie Monsters of the American Hockey League, Quicken Loans Arena is a busy place, and Tuesday is a perfect example of just how crazy things can get at “The Q.” At 10:45 a.m., … Continue reading