Josh Holmstrom signs ATO with AHL’s Bridgeport Sound Tigers

You can add Josh Holmstrom to the list of UMass Lowell River Hawks turning to professional hockey following this season. Holmstrom has inked a ATO deal with the Bridgeport Sound Tigers of the American Hockey League on Thursday. Holmstrom was part of a great turnaround at UMass Lowell. The forward part of the 2010-11 five-win team during his freshmen year and won back-to-back Hockey...
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UMass Lowell Alumni Report: February 2014

The latest edition of the UMass Lowell River Hawks Alumni Report is now available! Take a look at the February 2014 edition now! With the National Hockey League on their Olympic break for most of February, we focus on those playing in the American Hockey League, ECHL and overseas this month. However, we do feature Ron Hainsey during his return to game action. Barry Goers is our featured...
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March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Ben Holmstrom Will Play in 200th Game With Phantoms Tonight, Becomes First in Team History To Do So

On Friday, Ben Holmstrom will play in his 200th game with the Adirondack Phantoms, a huge milestone in and of itself. But what makes it an even bigger milestone is the fact that he will be the first player ever to do so. In honor of this major achievement, here’s a look back at Holmstrom’s career: The Colorado Springs native got his start in the United States Hockey League, where...
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November 29, 2013  |  Discuss

Five for Fighting: Ben Holmstrom

Ben Holmstrom spent four years with the UMass Lowell River Hawks, including three seasons as the River Hawks team captain. The forward has spent the past five seasons with the Adirondack Phantoms of the American Hockey League with a couple of cups of coffee with the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League. Over his five year professional career, Holmstrom has been handed...
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November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Flyers Hope Ben Holmstrom Clears Waivers, Plays in AHL

Ben Holmstrom’s brother is this year’s River Hawks’ team captain. (Photo/Bob Fina/Flickr) The Philadelphia Flyers’ front office and coaching staff are starting to get their roster shape for the start of the National Hockey League regular season, which gets underway on Wednesday, Oct. 2nd. The Flyers made 28 roster moves on Wednesday afternoon either assigning...
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September 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Flyers Extend Centerman Ben Holmstrom

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Adirondack PhantomsBen HolmstromRenaud Lavoie of RDS reported this afternoon that the Philadelphia Flyers have signed forward Ben Holmstrom to a one-year contract extension. The contract is worth $600,000 at the NHL level and $285,000 at the AHL level. Holmstrom was first signed by the Flyers as a collegiate free agent in 2010...
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Injuries to Bourdon, Holmstrom Becoming Clearer

Categories: BREAKING NEWS Flyers News NHLTags: Adirondack PhantomsBen HolmstromMarc-Andre BourdonNeither Marc-Andre Bourdon nor Ben Holmstrom were guaranteed spots in the Philadelphia Flyers’ line-up in September, when training camp would have begun for the 2012-13 NHL season. Regardless of whether the season comes back, it may already be over for the both of them, as official...
December 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Flyers Loan Ben Holmstrom Back to Phantoms

Holmstrom down.
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February 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Flyers Recall Ben Holmstrom, Andreas Lilja

The Flyers announced today that they have recalled center Ben Holmstrom from their AHL affiliate, the Adirondack Phantoms. In addition, defenseman Andreas Lilja has rejoined the Flyers following his conditioning stint with the Phantoms.
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December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

Roster Moves and Cap Implications

Ben Holmstrom has been recalled by the Philadelphia Flyers | Photo courtesy of   By Tyler J. Altemose (@TJamesAltemose) The Philadelphia Flyers have announced that they have recalled F Ben Holmstrom of the Adirondack Phantoms, the Flyers’ AHL affiliate. The 6’1″ captain of the Phantoms, fresh off a Gordie Howe hat trick Saturday night, has 8G...
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December 18, 2011  |  Discuss

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