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September 20, 2021 - BASEBALL Minor League Baseball: Minor League Baseball (MiLB) announced it will continue its Copa de la Diversión (Fun Cup) in 2022 with 85 of the 120 affiliated MiLB teams participating. The Copa de la Diversión allows teams to salute their Latino communities by taking a relevant Latino nickname, along with corresponding uniforms, for select games during the season. The Copa de la Diversión started in 2018 with 33 teams and had 76 participating teams in the 2021 season. Atlantic League: In the poll t... Full Story

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Star Goaltender Devin Williams Returns to Oilers

ECHL Tulsa Oilers September 20, 2021 - TULSA, OK - The Tulsa Oilers, proud ECHL Affiliate of the NHL's Anaheim Ducks and AHL's San Diego Gulls, announced Monday the signing of goaltender Devin Williams. Williams, 25, returns to the Oilers after posting a .918 save percentage and 2.49 GAA en route to a 10-12-6 record with three shutouts last season. "We are excited to have Devin back for another season," said head coach Rob Murray. "I have said many times that for my money, he is the best ECHL-contracted goalie in the league. He has the ability to win games ... Full Story

New York Islanders Sign Five Players

AHL Bridgeport Islanders September 20, 2021 - BRIDGEPORT, Conn. - The New York Islanders have agreed to terms on contracts with Andy Andreoff, Cole Bardreau, Otto Koivula, Paul LaDue and Dmytro Timashov. Andreoff, 30, played 20 games with the Philadelphia Flyers over the last two seasons and 42 games with the club's AHL affiliate, the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. He scored two goals in three games with the Phantoms last season. A native of Pickering, Ontario, Andreoff has 25 points (13 goals, 12 assists) in 179 NHL games with the Flyers and Los Angeles Kings. He also has ... Full Story

Boise Native Zach Walker Signs on with Steelheads for 2021-22

ECHL Idaho Steelheads September 20, 2021 - BOISE, Idaho - Boise native and forward Zach Walker joins the Idaho Steelheads for the 2021-22 season, signing an ECHL Standard Player Contract (SPC), Head Coach and Director of Hockey Operations Everett Sheen announced on Monday. Walker is the first player born in Boise to play with the Steelheads. "I've moved around a lot and placed in a lot of different places, but when people ask me where home is I say Boise," said Walker. "I'm sure it'll be a lot different for me and see what has taken over the town, but I'm just sup... Full Story

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