Hockey >> Minor League Hockey >> ECHL >> Utah Grizzlies

Utah Grizzlies News

Grizzlies Sign Defenseman Mike Banwell

August 24, 2016 - West Valley City, Utah - Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham announced today that the team has signed defenseman Mike Banwell. Banwell, 29, has played in 228 professional games including 132 in the ECHL, 68 in the AHL and 28 games last year in Sweden. Prior to time in the New Jersey Devils, San Jose Sharks and Columbus Blue Jackets minor league systems, he played four years at the University of Maine. He has played in the ECHL with Trenton, Reading and Greenville. "Mike is a great leader and will play... Full Story

More Utah Grizzlies stories below

Grizzlies Re-Sign Jon Puskar for 16-17

July 19, 2016 - West Valley City, Utah - Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham announced today that the team has re-signed forward Jon Puskar for the 2016-2017 season. Puskar had two goals and four assists for six points in eight playoff games last year and finished his first regular season with the Grizzlies with nine goals and seven assists for 16 points in 44 games. "Jon was a very versatile player for us last season, and his commitment to our community is tremendous," said Branham. "We are excited to have him back.... Full Story

Grizzlies Announce 8 Qualifying Offers for 16-17 Season

July 1, 2016 - West Valley City, Utah - Utah Grizzlies Head Coach/General Manager Tim Branham today issued qualifying offers to the maximum amount of eight players for the 2016-2017 season. By extending the qualifying offers, the Grizzlies will retain the ECHL contract rights to the eight players below for the upcoming season. Forwards -Barry Almeida: 29 goals and 19 assists for 48 points in 57 games with Utah in 2015-2016. Has signed in Italy for upcoming season. -C.J. Eick: Played in all 10 playoff games (one goal, one assist... Full Story

Grizzlies Introduce 2016-2017 Schedule

May 18, 2016 - West Valley City, Utah - The Utah Grizzlies have officially introduced their schedule for the 2016-2017 season. The Grizzlies will open the season Friday, October 14 and Saturday, October 15 at home against the Idaho Steelheads. 26 of the team's 36 regular season home games will take place on Friday or Saturday. The Grizzlies will once again host 1:30 p.m. holiday matinees on Monday, January 16 against Idaho for Martin Luther King Day and on Monday, February 20 for President's Day against Idaho as well. Utah will ho... Full Story


Utah Grizzlies News

Utah Grizzlies Minor League Hockey


League: ECHL
Home: Salt Lake City, Utah
Affiliation: Anaheim Ducks
Website: Utah Grizzlies site
Schedule: Full Utah Grizzlies Schedule
Message Board: ECHL forum
Online Audio: 1320 KFAN


In Focus


Nearby Teams

OurSports Central provides coverage of the following independent and minor league teams near the Utah Grizzlies:

Utah Grizzlies Headlines