By Zachary Grenier
Hartford, CT, October 18, 2014 – In a physical home opener, the Hartford Wolf Pack defeated the Portland Pirates 2-1 Saturday night at the XL Center.
The teams were evenly matched throughout the first period, as the score was 0-0 and the shots 8-4 in favor of the Pirates.
In the second period, the Pack’s offense dominated, as they outshot their Portland foe...
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Hartford, CT, April 18, 2014 – David LeNeveu made 37 saves Friday night at the XL Center, leading the Hartford Wolf Pack to their eighth victory in nine games, a 2-1 win over the Northeast Division-champion Springfield Falcons.
Oscar Lindberg’s third-period power-play goal was the game-winner for the Wolf Pack (36-32-1-6, 79 pts.), who were outshot 38-20 in the game, and Danny...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled goalie Mike McKenna from Springfield of the AHL as insurance in case Sergei Bobrovsky can't play on Friday because of the flu.
Bobrovsky, who has been sick this week, left Tuesday night after the first period of the Blue Jackets' 4-2 win over the Detroit Red Wings. Columbus is hosting Pittsburgh on Friday night...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) The Columbus Blue Jackets have recalled goalie Mike McKenna from Springfield of the AHL as insurance in case Sergei Bobrovsky can't play on Friday because of the flu.
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Columbus will have the Mac show in goal for the next little while.
On Wednesday, the club recalled goalie Mike McKenna from AHL Springfield to replace injured starter Sergei Bobrovsky, who suffered a lower-body ailment during last night’s 1-0 win over Tampa Bay.
McKenna will serve as the backup to Curtis McElhinney, the club’s temporary starter until Bobrovsky returns.
Mikhail Grigorenko had a goal and an assist and Jhonas Enroth made 26 saves to lead the Buffalo Sabres to a 3-0 win Wednesday over the Columbus Blue Jackets.
Ville Leino opened the scoring with a goal at 4:58 of the second period when he beat Columbus goaltender Mike McKenna.
Buffalo made it 2-0 at 9:10 of the third when Grigorenko beat Columbus goalie Jeremy Smith over the right...
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September 25, 2013
By Randall Ritchey (@THG_Ritchey)
Jeff LoVecchio in a preseason game with the Boston Bruins.Image courtesy of Getty Images
Ben Bishop, Joey Vitale, Chris Butler, Cam Janssen, Mike McKenna, Brandon Bollig, Pat LaFontaine, and Patrick Maroon.
All of these names have something in common with one another. Know what that is? They are all natives of St. Louis. They have also, all played...
Now a story I’m very excited to talk about, goaltender Mike McKenna signing a deal with the Columbus Blue Jackets. McKenna, 30, will likely battle Jeremy Smith as the starting goaltender in the AHL for Columbus. Mike has talked about being in the Blues organization and how it felt for him having the Bluenote on his jersey and helmet everyday, [...]
Milwaukee, WI- The Admirals picked up a crucial win Sunday afternoon against the Peoria Rivermen at the BMO Harris Bradley Center, defeating the Peoria Rivermen 1-0. Magnus Hellberg was lights out as he stopped all 30 shots he faced for his first career shutout.
The Admirals came out firing on all cylinders and got on the board first at 4:17 of the first period. Cam Reid carried...
By Jeremy B:
The last-place Rivermen held off the Griffins in an uninspiring 2-1 game at Van Andel Arena. The Griffs failed to reclaim first place in the Midwest and will get another crack at it Friday night in Chicago against the Wolves.
Grand Rapids had their chances in this one. They outshot Peoria 29-23 and had four power plays (none of which...
The Milwaukee Admirals have a very tough weekend ahead of them. Road games in Peoria, Chicago, and then an afternoon game in Grand Rapids is not an easy chore at all. Tonight they fought through some adversity, were able to complete a comeback to take a lead, but gave a game tying goal late, and eventually lost in a shoot out to Peoria 5-4.
Milwaukee dug themselves a...
The St. Louis Blues signed goaltender Mike McKenna and defensemen Taylor Chorney and Scott Ford to one-year contracts Sunday. McKenna, 28, has played in 17 NHL games with Tampa Bay and New Jersey. This past season was spent with Binghamton in the AHL. Chorney, 24, was claimed off waivers by the Blues from Edmonton on Oct. 11. He played in five NHL games last season, including...
Note: This was scheduled to go up yesterday, but WordPress messed up the schedule a bit, so I’m posting it this morning. This is from the Friday night Whale game. Last night’s press release will go up this afternoon.
Binghamton Senators 3, Connecticut Whale 1
By Brian Ring
Binghamton, NY, January 6, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale fell to the Binghamton Senators, 3-1, Friday night...
By Brian Ring
Binghamton, NY, January 6, 2012 - The Connecticut Whale fell to the Binghamton Senators, 3-1, Friday night at the Broome County Veterans Memorial Arena. The Senators scored twice in the second period to come from behind and beat the Whale, adding an empty-net goal in the last minute.
Francois Bouchard netted the only goal of the game for Connecticut, while Pat Cannone...