Teodors Bļugers, who participated in the World Junior Championship in Calgary earlier this year, will represent Latvia again at the World Under-18 Championship in Brno and Znojmo, Czech Republic, April 12-22, 2012.
Defenseman Nathan Beaulieu did everything he could offensively in his final showing before Hockey Canada trims its roster to the 22 it will be keeping in Alberta for the 2012 World Junior Championship.
It wasn’t too long ago that the knock against USNTDP sniper, Miles Koules, was his size. Over the past two summers the son of former Tampa Bay Lightning owner Oren Koules, has spent his time hard at work with fitness guru, Matt Nichol. Miles currently clocks in at five-foot-11 and 190-pounds.
Saint John Sea Dogs forward Jonathan Huberdeau has been replaced by Brandon Hynes of the Victoriaville Tigres in the first game of the Subway Super Series after suffering an injury in Team QMJHL practice Monday.
John Russo had a vision. Eleven Years ago there was some concern about the number of Minnesota kids leaving their High School hockey teams for the junior leagues in an effort to not only improve their game, but also their chances of lacing up the blades at the NHL level.
The Canadian Hockey League today announced that Eric Comrie of the Tri-City Americans is the Vaughn CHL Goaltender of the Week for the week ending October 23 after recording two shutout victories in two starts giving him a goals-against-average of 0.00 and a perfect save percentage of 1.000.