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IceGators End Skid with Win over Cottonmouths

COLUMBUS, Ga. - After two dismal outings in Knoxville, the Louisiana IceGators righted the ship Sunday with a 3-1 victory over the Columbus Cottonmouths. Goalie Brad Barone was stellar between the pipes, stopping 37 of 38 Cottonmouth shots, while Dylan Hood and Zac Frischmon led the offense with two assists each. The IceGators return to action return to action Friday when they travel to Illinois for the first game of a three-game series against the Peoria Rivermen. Game time is set for 7:05 p... Full Story

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Bears Trounce Senators for Fifth Consecutive Win

HERSHEY, Pa. - Riley Barber celebrated his 22nd birthday with two power play goals and an assist, while fellow rookies Jakub Vrana and Christian Djoos added goals to help the Hershey Bears cruise again to a 6-1 win over the Binghamton Senators in front of a sellout crowd of 10,849 on Sunday afternoon at GIANT Center. The Bears drew first blood just 3:36 into the game on another impressive move by Vrana. The rookie flew through the neutral zone with the puck on his backhand, headed toward the right circle and let a shot go that sailed into the upper-left corner behind Matt O'Connor for a 1-0... Full Story

Blackhawks Reassign Svedberg

Chicago, Ill. - The Chicago Blackhawks announced today they have reassigned defenseman Viktor Svedberg to the Rockford IceHogs of the American Hockey League. Svedberg, 24, has tallied three points (1G, 2A) in 16 games with the Blackhawks this season since making his National Hockey League debut on Oct. 9 at the New York Islanders. The Gothenburg, Sweden, native has posted 10 points (1G, 9A) in 30 games with Rockford this year. Svedberg has recorded 33 points (6G, 27A) in 114 career regular-season games with the IceHogs across three seasons (2013-16) and added four assists in eight 2015 Cald... Full Story

Coyotes Assign Downie to Springfield

Springfield, MA - Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have assigned forward Steve Downie to the Springfield Falcons. The 28-year-old Downie has collected 3-3-6 in 26 games with the Coyotes this season and has scored 1-0-1 in five games with Springfield. The 5-foot-11, 191-pound native of Newmarket, Ontario has recorded 76-120-196 and 1,057 penalty minutes (PIM) in 434 career NHL games. Downie signed as a free agent on July 1, 2015. The Falcons return to the MassMutual Center this Saturday for a 7:00 p.m. game against the Hershey Bears. To reser... 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. San Antonio FC - United Soccer League (USL)
  5. Western Pennsylvania - Supreme Indoor Football (SIF)
  6. South Carolina Stingrays - ECHL (ECHL)
  7. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Lehigh Valley Phantoms - American Hockey League (AHL)
  9. Grand Rapids Griffins - American Hockey League (AHL)
  10. Manchester Monarchs - 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