Found March 04, 2012 on Kukla's Korner:
When I last looked at AHL standings we saw the St John’s IceCaps (Winnipeg Jets minor league affiliate) in first place.  Things have changed since then.  The Norfolk Admirals (Tampa Bay Lighting minor league affiliate) has taken over the league lead.  They are currently on a twelve game winning streak.  This has given them a significant lead over the rest of the league.  They are five points in front of the second place Oklahoma City Barons (Edmonton Oilers minor league affiliate). Norfolk is the highest scoring team in the AHL.  They have 19 more goals than any other team in the league.  Cory Conacher, Trevor Smith and Mark Barberio are their top scorers.  Conacher is a 22 year old AHL rookie who is third in league scoring.  If he was a bigger man (he is 5’8” 176 lbs) he would probably be an established NHLer by now. Continue reading "AHL Leader"

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