Amerks Financial Problems

Over the past few days a lot of things have happened regarding the Rochester Americans financial situation, none of it has appeared to be good news.  Everything has been mentioned from bankruptcy, the Sabres buying the team, and the city saying they won’t allow current management to have a team at Blue Cross Arena next …
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Amerks' Race For Charity Takes Off

With the only game for this weekend done (5-4 win over the Rockford IceHogs last night), the Rochester Americans’ night off was spent at the Inside Track Speedway tonight.  All the Amerks were there and ready to race tonight. At the event, you could race a player of your choice and children could tag along …
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One Game Weekend… Finally

Tonight’s Friday Night Frenzy will see the Rochester Americans hosting the Rockford IceHogs for the first time ever.  The Amerks will have Andrej Sekera and Stefan Meyer back with the team, Sekera played in 11 games for the Sabres and Meyer played 2 games with the Panthers. The Amerks are coming off of a shoot-out …
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Judge refuses to remove Amerks management

As reported in the Democrat and Chronicle today – A judge today refused to remove current management of the Rochester Americans and Knighthawks, saying a minority owner lacked evidence to support his claim that the sports teams are teetering on the brink of financial collapse. Read the rest of the story..

Reading Power Play Continues Through Next Week

As the Reading Power Play series continues this week, more and more children are learning about the “Read a Hat Trick of Books Reading Program.”  This is a great reading competition running from December 5th through February 7th at your Monroe County Libraries. All children have to be in grades K-12 to participate.  When your …
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NHL Network to Feature Seven Amerks Games

The NHL Network announced today a broadcast package with 20 game ‘Game of the Week’ matchups, seven of which will include games featuring the Rochester Americans.  The games will air on Thursday nights beginning this week at 7pm on the NHL Network in both the United States and Canada. The 20-game package marks the most AHL games ever televised on …
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Reading Power Play a Hit

Patrick Kaleta made an appearance tonight at the Ogden Farmer’s Library for the “Reading Power Play” series being put on by the Rochester Americans and the Monroe County Libraries. After reading Z Is For Zamboni: A Hockey Alphabet, Kaleta showed off some Amerks’ hockey equipment with some volunteers and then he and the Moose signed some autographs. …
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Late Game Penalty Leads To Shootout Loss

   The Rochester Americans lost to the unbeaten Chicago Wolves in a shoot out at Blue Cross Arena.  The Amerks ended another 3 game weekend with 3 out of a possible 6 points.  Patrick Kaleta returned to action this weekend and didn’t waste any time tonight when he got into a fight with Joey Crabb …
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