From Binghamton to Belleville – Ottawa move the farm

It’s been mentioned in despatches all summer and therefore came as little surprise when the final announcement was made on the morning on September 26. The Ottawa Senators farm team will be playing out of Belleville, Ontario from 2017-18 after their owner Eugene Melnyk, purchased the AHL franchise in Binghamton. The Senators name will switch … More From Binghamton to Belleville – Ottawa move the farm

Shannon Szabados heads to historic franchise

Shannon Szabados continues to break down the gender barriers in her career. Signing a try-out deal for the Peoria Rivermen, Szabados will attempt to become the first female player to suit up for one of the oldest franchises in minor hockey. The Edmonton native will certainly look forward to playing for Peoria, as the Rivermen … More Shannon Szabados heads to historic franchise

Rocket de Laval – A homage to a Canadiens legend

The Montreal Canadiens have officially announced that its new AHL affiliate will be called Club de hockey Rocket de Laval. Over 54,000 votes were cast after two initial ballots were cast to get down to a final three nominations. winner among the top three names submitted. Patriotes took 24% of votes, Rapides was next with … More Rocket de Laval – A homage to a Canadiens legend