Yesterday the Florida Panthers reassigned defenseman Franklin MacDonald to the Florida Everblades (ECHL).Â MacDonald had two points in five games with the Rochester Americans.
The Buffalo News has reported that because of a shoulder injury to Henrik Tallinder, the Sabres have called up Amerks defensmen Andrej Sekera.
Last night the Rochester Americans held on to beat the Lake Erie Monsters 3-2.Â This was the first time the Amerks ever played the new affiliate of the Colorado Avalanche. Within the first 20 seconds of the game, the Americans lost a defenseman for the game.Â Mike Card took a hard check on the boards …
The Rochester Americans came out strong tonight in the first period.Â Dan Collins scored his third goal of the season only 1:23 into the game.Â His goal was assisted by Anthony StewartÂ and Rob Globke (both their 7th for the season). The Amerks couldn’t hold the lead after that period though.Â NikoÂ Dimitrakos of theÂ Senators scored 1:43 …
From the D&C: There has been an offer to buy perhaps as much as 50 percent of the financially troubled Rochester Americans and Knighthawks.Â Article Here.
The Rochester Americans couldn’t keep it together tonight in a 5-3 loss to the Manitoba Moose.Â This is the 8th loss in a row against the MooseÂ stretching back to the 2006-07 season.Â Manitoba scored twice in the first period.Â The Amerks did score a goal in the first but, with luck on MacIntyre’s side, he …
Great article on Mike Weber in the Wednesday edition of the Democrat and Chronicle – Read the story
Via D&C: “Center Garth Murray has left the Rochester Americans before he was ever officially on their roster.Â Murray will join the Florida Panthers tonight. He was claimed off re-entry waivers by the Panthers from the Montreal Canadiens last week and assigned to the Amerks for conditioning.”
With Rostislav Olesz healthy in Florida, left wing Tanner Glass has been reassigned to the Rochester Americans.Â Center Garth Murray is also going to be playing in Rochester for a conditioning stint for the Florida Panthers.
Â Even a holiday weekend wont stop the Rochester Americans from having a three game in three day schedule.Â As with the rest of the season, the Amerks don’t catch a break for anything.Â There three game stint for this week starts on Wednesday. On Thanksgiving Eve, the Americans take on the Manitoba Moose in …
With the return of Andrej Sekera from the Sabres, defenseman Jordan Henry has been returned to the Florida Everblades (ECHL)
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.Â 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 …