American Hockey League

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Paul Hamilton
April 21, 2019 - 9:12 pm
Rochester, NY (WGR 550) - The Rochester Americans have until Wednesday to figure out how to save their season. Despite throwing shot after shot after shot at a backup AHL goaltender with bad numbers, they trail their best-of-five playoff series against Toronto 2-0. There is absolutely no excuse for...
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Paul Hamilton
February 24, 2019 - 12:14 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - Adam Wilcox had been on an AHL contract with Rochester, but he has now earned a NHL deal. Buffalo has inked Wilcox to a one-year, two-way contract for $650,000. Wilcox has been waived so he can be sent to the Amerks. Wilcox was a sixth round pick of the Tampa Bay Lightning...
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Paul Hamilton
November 23, 2018 - 5:52 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - With the injury to Marco Scandella, the Sabres needed an extra defenseman up just in case there was an injury. Scandella returned on Friday, but Lawrence Pilut stayed with the team. Pilut was tied for the lead in AHL scoring when Chris Taylor gave him the word Wednesday...
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Paul Hamilton
November 07, 2018 - 2:39 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - The Amerks come into Buffalo leading the North Division of the AHL by two points over their opponent on Wednesday, the Cleveland Monsters. Chris Taylor’s boys are 8-3-1 this season and the head coach joined The Instigators on Wednesday. The team lost its first two games,...
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Paul Hamilton
August 24, 2018 - 11:16 am
(WGR 550) - After four seasons at R.I.T., Myles Powell is staying in Rochester. The undersized forward has inked a one-year AHL contract with the Amerks. After Powell finished his season at R.I.T., he signed an professional tryout contract with Rochester, going pointless in four games. Powell was...
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Paul Hamilton
April 21, 2018 - 10:09 pm
(WGR 550) - The Amerks go home and face elimination after losing in Syracuse on Saturday 6-5. The Crunch leads the best-of-five series 2-0. Linus Ullmark has had a nightmare series so far. He allowed five goals on 33 shots in Game 1 and six goals on 22 shots in Game 2, but if you watch the Syracuse...
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Paul Hamilton
April 19, 2018 - 1:34 pm
Buffalo, NY (WGR 550) - We all know the Sabres aren’t in the playoffs, but both minor league teams they’re affiliated with are. Rochester opens its best-of-five playoff series Friday night in Syracuse. Cincinnati lost the first two games of its best-of-seven opening round series in Fort Wayne 3-1...
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Paul Hamilton
April 14, 2018 - 11:08 pm
(WGR 550) - In their last regular season game, the Amerks beat Syracuse on Saturday night. The two teams will open their best-of-five playoff series April 20 in Syracuse. Game 2 will be one night later in Syracuse before the teams head to Rochester. Game 3 will be Wednesday, April 25 at 7:05. Game...
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Paul Hamilton
March 15, 2017 - 1:44 pm
The weather has forced the Rochester Amerks to postpone tonight’s home game against the Binghamton Senators. The game will be made up April 5 at 7:05 p.m.
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