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Comets Jump on IceCaps Early in 5-2 Win

ST. JOHN'S, NL - The Utica Comets struck early and often, and then never looked back en route to a 5-2 win against the St. John's IceCaps Friday night at the Mile One Centre. The Comets first ever game could not have gotten off to a better start as the team struck three times in their first four shots during the first 5:16 of play to jump out to a quick 3-0 lead. Wacey Hamilton (2-1-3), Carter Bancks (1-2-3), John Negrin (0-2-2) each recorded multi-point nights. Fresh off of his American Hock... Full Story

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Florida's Craig Brush Inducted into ECHL Hall of Fame

ESTERO, FL. - Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush (pictured middle) was officially inducted into the ECHL Hall of Fame on Friday afternoon during a luncheon presented by BFL CANADA, at the Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Joining Brush in the ECHL Hall of Fame Class of 2016 were former ECHL players Daniel Berthiaume and Allan Sirois. Detroit Red Wings General Manager and Executive Vice President Ken Holland delivered the keynote welcome at the luncheon. The 2016 class the is ninth inducted into the ECHL Hall of Fame. Craig Brush helped to fou... Full Story

Bowman Receives Call-Up to AHL's Rochester Americans

WINDSOR, CO - Colorado Eagles' defenseman?Collin?Bowman has received a call-up to the Rochester Americans of the AHL. The 24-year-old has posted 31 points in 42 games this season with Colorado and is currently second among ECHL?defensemen with 12 goals. His 31 points also tie him for third among ECHL blue liners, while his +18 rating is tied for fifth. The Littleton, Colorado native has 103 points (38g-65a) in 159 career games with?Colorado. This will be his second stint in the American Hockey League, after posting eight points (2g-6a) in 21 career American?Hockey League games with?Iowa du... Full Story

Columbus Cottonmouths Sign 3 to Replace 3 Call Ups

Columbus, GA - Tyler Henry, Louis Belisle and Shawn Bates are being called up to the ECHL and the Snakes sign three players to take their place. Henry was called up to Brampton, Belisle to Wheeling and Bates to Atlanta. The Cottonmouths will be signing John Hubbard, Josh Richards and Chad Bennett. John Hubbard is a 28-year-old defenseman hailing from Arlington, Texas. He played his college hockey at UMass-Boston and played junior hockey for the Oswego Admirals. He is stationed at Fort Benning and will be a great addition to the back line for the Snakes. Hubbard is 6'0'',185 lbs so he wil... Full Story

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Saint John Sea Dogs - Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL)
  2. Northwest Arkansas Naturals - Texas League (TL)
  3. Quad City Mallards - ECHL (ECHL)
  4. Western Pennsylvania - Supreme Indoor Football (SIF)
  5. Lehigh Valley Phantoms - American Hockey League (AHL)
  6. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  7. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Manchester Monarchs - ECHL (ECHL)
  9. Grand Rapids Griffins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Toledo Walleye - ECHL (ECHL)


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BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
D-League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AFL, AIF, CIF, CIFL, IFL, SIF
Outdoor Football
CFL, FXFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
PFL, PRO Rugby
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, NASL, USL
Women's Soccer
NWSL