With little news on the NHL front, the Coyotes affiliates had a rough night, losing all three games they played, and getting only a single point.
Back Loaded Deals and Luongo: Bullet Dodged? - Pension Plan Puppets
The new CBA might punish long deals. Did Brian Burke see that in advance and not deal for Luongo?
Monarchs Take 1-0 lead in VIP Cup, defeat Pirates 6-4
The Portland Pirates played their second high scoring game in as many nights, but were unable to keep pace with the Monarchs.
Monarchs get down, pick themselves up | New Hampshire SPORTS0702
The Manchester Monarchs scored six goals over the final 27 minutes to erase an early 2-0 deficit and complete a 6-4 win over the Portland Pirates in front of 4,969 fans at Verizon Wireless Arena Saturday night.
Bad habits catch up with the Pirates - Maine Hockey Journal
The Pirates youngsters take too many penalties and it costs them.
Glads Dropped in OT, 3-2 - Gwinnett Gladiators
The Gladiators got their first point of the season, but are still looking for their first win.
Americans Silverthorn Shutout the Sundogs: Sundogs News
Not the greatest opening night for the Sundogs, on the losing end of a 4-0 affair. They will have a chance for vengeance this afternoon.
News From Around the Hockey World
Blue Jackets broadcasters surprise fans at local bar with ‘opening night’ call of Xbox simulation | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Suddenly the idea of Matt McConnell and Tyson Nash calling beer league games doesn't seem that ridiculous.
Robin Lehner gets ejected for goalie fight, Binghamton Senators blow 5-0 lead, lose in OT (VIDEO) | Puck Daddy - Yahoo! Sports
Not his first trip to this rodeo, but goalie fights are always awesome.
Riku Helenius drops the gloves during Crunch / Binghamton Senators game - Raw Charge
Goalie fight! Goalie fight!
Arizona drops to #1 Ohio 4-0 | Arizona Wildcat Hockey
Poor special teams play ultimately doomed the Wildcats.
Report: Oilers’ Eager allegedly involved in Toronto bar fight | ProHockeyTalk
Apparently he and his brother caused a significant amount of damage.
The Final Howl