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Red Wings’ not-so-exciting signings helping to build 14-15 season’s Grand Rapids Griffins roster

I know that Red WIngs fans were about as thrilled with the team's signings of forwards Kevin Porter and Andy Miele as you or I would be with getting lumps of coal on Christmas, but the signings did help build the foundation of the 2014-2015 Grand Rapids Griffins' roster. Today, the Grand Rapids Press's Peter J. Wallner examines the Griffins' roster as it stands...
Via Kukla's Korner
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Detroit Signs Michigan Native Kevin Porter by   Steven Ellis

The Detroit Red Wings have signed Kevin Porter to a two-way contract. Porter split the 2013-14 campaign between the Buffalo Sabres and the Rochester Americans of the AHL. The Detroit-native picked up 19 goals and 36 points in 50 games last year in the AHL, as well potting a single assist with the big club. During the 2012–13 season, Porter was leading the [...]
Via The Hockey House
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Kevin Freiheit: Kevin Porter excited to be back in lineup

The Sabres take on the Jets tonight and both Cody Hodgson and Alexander Suzler are set to return to the lineup. Buffalo has made a few changes in the lineup. There's a ton of moves going on and it's tough to keep them all straight on a daily basis. The Sabres have recalled forward Kevin Porter and defensemen Chad Ruhwedel. In the same move, they sent down forward Luke...
Via HockeyBuzz
December 17, 2013  |  Discuss

GARTH: Porter Named Amerks Captain

Ron Rolston has named his captain for the 2012-13 season. The second year Amerks coach opted to go outside the Sabres "family" by selecting recently signed centre Kevin Porter as his captain. Sabres draft choices TJ Brennan and Mark Mancari will serve as alternate captains to Porter. Curious move in that Porter has only been signed to a one year contract by Rochester. ...
Via HockeyBuzz
October 09, 2012  |  Discuss

GARTH: Report: Sabres Sign Kevin Porter

If the Twitterverse and the player's agent are correct, then the Sabres have signed centre Kevin Porter, formerly of the Colorado Avalanche. Darcy Regier has been wanting to add another center with size and skill. Porter won the Hobey Baker Award in 2008 for best NCAA Hockey Player ________________________________________________________________________ ...
Via HockeyBuzz
July 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Kevin Porter suspended 4 games 12/8/11

Colorado Avalanche forward Kevin Porter has been suspended four games by the NHL Department of Player Safety for kneeing Vancouver Canucks forward David Booth.David Booth will miss four to six weeks as a result of this very dirty play. In my opinion the suspension could have been even heavier than what was handed down. The NHL should look into handing out suspensions for the length...
Via Hockey Fan Land
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

Avalanche C Porter suspended four games

Colorado Avalanche center Kevin Porter has been suspended four games for kneeing Vancouver Canucks left wing David Booth. Porter was assessed a major penalty and a game misconduct for the play. Booth sprained his right MCL on the hit and is expected to be sidelined four to six weeks. "This is not a full body check during which there was some knee-to-knee contact," NHL...
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 09, 2011  |  Discuss

NHL suspends Porter and Sutton

The NHL suspended Colorado Avalanche forward Kevin Porter for four games because of a kneeing infraction, and issued an indefinite ban to Edmonton Oilers defenseman Andy Sutton on Thursday. Porter was punished for kneeing Vancouver forward David Booth on Tuesday night and will lose $18,378.36 in salary. The hit occurred at 11:52 of the first period, and Porter was given a major...
Via Fox Sports
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss

Kevin Porter suspended four games

Avalanche forward Kevin Porter has been suspended four games for kneeing Vancouver's David Booth in a game between Colorado and Vancouver Tuesday. Brendan Shanahan is having one of his busiest days yet as the league's disciplinarian. Within hours today, Shanahan has announced a hearing with Ville Leino, suspended Andy Sutton indefinitely, and has now suspended Kevin Porter...
Via Talk Hockey
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss

Avalanche may be missing Kevin Porter vs. Flames

The Avalanche lineup tonight against the Flames at the Saddledome will depend on the availability of forward Kevin Porter, who is scheduled to have a hearing with NHL
Via Denver Post
December 08, 2011  |  Discuss
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