Sabres Send a few back..

The Buffalo Sabres have announced that Dylan Hunter, Patrick Kaleta, Mike Card, Marc-Andre Gragnani, Mike Weber and goaltender Adam Dennis will be rejoining the Amerks this week at training camp.  Clarke MacArthur, Mark Mancari and Marek Zagrapan are still battling for a possible starting spot as a forward for the Sabres and Andrej Sekera and …
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Amerks Open Training Camp!

The Rochester Americans opened training camp on Monday September 24 at the ESL Sports Center in Henrietta for the 2007/2008 season!  Many players that will form the core roster are still at training camps for the Buffalo Sabres and Florida Panthers but should be expected back by the end of the week.  In the Democrat …
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AHL 2007-2008 schedule released

http://theahl.com SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League today released the complete schedule of regular-season games for the 2007-08 season, the league’s 72nd year of operation. The season, comprising an all-time high of 1,160 games, begins on Wed., Oct. 3 and concludes on Sun., Apr. 13. Each of the league’s 29 clubs will play 80 …
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JANIK AND MCMORROW CELEBRITY BARTENDING JULY 19TH

FORMER AMERKS JANIK AND MCMORROW CELEBRITY BARTENDING JULY 19TH (Rochester, NY) The Rochester Sports Group will hold a Celebrity Bartending Event for CURE Childhood Cancer Association on Thursday, July 19th from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. at Nathaniels Pub (251 Exchange Blvd.). All proceeds will go to CURE Childhood Cancer Association. Former Rochester Americans Doug Janik …
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Amerks coach Cunneyworth eyes options

From the July 18, 2007 edition of The Democrat and Chronicle newspaper in Rochester, NY Amerks coach Cunneyworth eyes options Kevin Oklobzija Staff writer (July 18, 2007)  The Buffalo Sabres are holding open the job as head coach of the Rochester Americans for Randy Cunneyworth, but whether he returns for an eighth season will be …
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Funk and Sekera looking for big seasons!

As the Rochester Americans battled the Hamilton Bulldogs at the end of the 06/07 season in the playoffs, besides the outstanding goal tending by Corey Price of the Crunch, our defense were too bruised to hold off the Bulldogs.  As we head into the upcoming season Michael Funk and Andrej Sekera are hoping to make …
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Panthers resign Globke, Kreps

Two key players will be returning to the Rochester Americans for the 07/08 season! Sports Network 7/16/2007 2:16:32 PM Sunrise, FL (Sports Network) – The Florida Panthers announced Monday that forward Rob Globke and center Kamil Kreps accepted their qualifying offers and will return to the Panthers organization for the 2007-08 season. Kreps, 22, played …
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Sabres Rookie Camp

The Buffalo Sabres wrapped up rookie training camp on Wednesday July 11 with a scrimmage game, we’ll have a more detailed report posted on Thursday.  Until then listen to some reports that WGR 550 has online as well as there own recap here. Sabres Prospects (Brennan, Zagrapan, MacArthur) Wrap Camp With Nick Mendola Pat Kaleta Talks …
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Panthers make offers to 4 Amerks, 2 left behind

The Florida Panthers made qualifying offers to (RW) Rob Globke, (C) Kamil Kreps, (C) Janis Sprukts, and (D) Noah Welch.  (RW) Greg Jacina and (D) Jeremy Swanson were left without offers. In 19 games played with the Florida Panthers in the 2006-2007 season Rob Globke had 1 assist on March 20th against the Philadelphia Flyers.  …
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Great "Americans" Season Ticket Holder Raffle

Besides saving up to $40 per ticket, there are other benefits to paying off your season tickets by this Friday. The best benefit is the “Great ‘Americans’ Season Ticket Holder Raffle.” All season ticket holders who pay off their 2007/2008 season ticket account by Friday, June 29, will be entered to win extra prizes.  Each …
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Welcome!!

Welcome to Lets Go Amerks!  As supporters of the Rochester Americans we see an opportunity for a site dedicated to news and information about the team.  Over the next few months you’ll probably see a lot of variations of the site as it grows and develops, we’re planning for an ‘official’ launch just before the start of the 2007/2008 season.