1. Six Game Home Stand Starts Tonight

    The Rochester Americans start a six game home stand tonight against the Toronto Marlies, and concludes two weeks later on November 14th against the Chicago Wolves.  There will be no lack of tough games in the coming weeks...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 5 years ago 76 reads 0 comments

  2. Practice 10-30-2008

    The team is working in smaller groups today.  Right now half the team is sitting on the bench while the other half practices puck movement.  It is very informative.  They are really getting some good passing and scoring going on...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 5 years ago 47 reads 0 comments

  3. Practice 10-29-2008: The Return Of Rory

    The day you have all been waiting for is here.  Rory Fitzpatrick has returned from his head injury and is practicing with the team.  Peter Aston is also back on the ice today after a day off with a sore hip...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 5 years ago 60 reads 0 comments

  4. Amerks’ Practice 10-28-2008

    I was hoping to see a really tough practice today after Saturday and Sunday’s games (and even Friday’s, it wasn’t a beautiful win).  And that is exactly what I am seeing.  Coach Benoit is not messing around today…not that he ever messes around...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 5 years ago 36 reads 0 comments

  5. Amerks-Bears: Amerks Lose Second Straight on the Road (8-3)

    The Bears and Amerks were supposed to renew their rivalry tonight in Hershey. And if they did, the Bears came out on top big time. I really don’t even have words to show my disappointment in tonight’s game...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  6. If You Can’t Beat ‘Em, Beat ‘Em: Amerks Lose 6-1 to the Crunch

    The Rochester Americans lost to the Syracuse Crunch Saturday night by a sad final score of 6-1. This, of course, is better than last year on the Crunch’s “Pink Out” night when the Amerks were creamed, 9-2...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 124 reads 0 comments

  7. Amerks Win Their First Game of the Year…The Hard Work Pays Off

    The Rochester Americans won their first game of the season tonight against the Quad City Flames in a 5-4 victory. Although the game really came down to the bitter end, the players put in 110% effort all night and their hard work finally payed off...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 118 reads 0 comments

  8. Craig Schaller: Who Do You Think You Are Kidding?

    Why is Craig Schaller still doing the Amerks’ postgame show?  He clearly could care less about what is happening to the Amerks at any given time...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 266 reads 1 comments

  9. Craig Anderson Looks Amazing with the Panthers

    Craig Anderson just keeps showing us Amerks’ fans that he was the real reason the Amerks made it to the playoffs in the 2006-07 season...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 215 reads 0 comments

  10. Thursday Morning Amerks’ Practice 10-23-2008

    Here we are again at the arena (my son’s favorite thing to do on a Thursday morning). Practice isn’t under way yet, but there is someone on the ice… Jordan Henry is skating by himself right now...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 64 reads 0 comments

  11. Meet Some Amerks’ Players Tonight

    Every season, the Rochester Americans’ players go out on the town to many different places for fans to meet them and strike up a conversation or two...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 46 reads 0 comments

  12. Amerks’ Tuesday Practice; Meyer Returns

    There is a new face on the ice today.  That face stands about a full head above all the other players.  Looks like the Amerks are making good with their promise to get us a guy who ...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 70 reads 0 comments

  13. Collect Amerk Player Photo’s

    If you were able to attend the Amerks fun fest you were able to collect glossy phoot’s from each of the players.  For anyone who’s into collecting autographs and memorabilia these are excellent...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  14. David Shantz Assigned to Dayton Bombers

    The Florida Panthers assigned goalie David Shantz to the Dayton Bombers on Monday.  I’m sure many Amerk fans will get a laugh from the second line of the article below...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 257 reads 2 comments

  15. Amerks Monday Practice; Short Chat with Curt Styres

    The Amerks returned to practice this morning after a trip to Winnepeg over the weekend where they lost two games against the Manitoba Moose...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 140 reads 0 comments

  16. Amerks Lose 5th Straight; Familiar Story Lines

    The Rochester Americans lost two straight games this weekend against the Manitoba Moose and are now the only winless team in the American Hockey League...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  17. Prospects in the Everblades

    The Florida Everblades are the ECHL affiliate of the Florida Panthers and Carolina Hurricanes.  They are also the AHL affiliate of the Rochester Americans and Albany River Rats...

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  18. Amerks Two Game Weekend in Manitoba

    The Rochester Americans are on the road this weekend to play division rival Manitoba Moose.  The Amerks only won two out of ten games last season against the Moose, one of those being a shoot out win...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 60 reads 0 comments

  19. David Shantz Recalled to Panthers

    David Shantz was recalled from the Florida Everblades on Thursday to the Florida Panthers.  The Florida Everblades are set to open their regular season on Friday night...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 78 reads 0 comments

  20. Tuesday Morning Amerks’ Practice

    Shawn Matthias was out on he ice today for his first non-game-day practice with the Amerks today.  People think he has been invisible in the very very short time he has been here, but let’s ...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 71 reads 0 comments

  21. Inside the Amerks Insider Magazine (Vol 1 Issue 1)

    As you walk up the main stairs at Blue Cross Arena before a home game you get the opportunity to buy the Amerks Insider magazine, also known as the program...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 159 reads 0 comments

  22. 10/12: Amerks Lose to Binghamton 3-1

    The Rochester Americans lost to the Binghamton Senators on Sunday night, final score was 3-1.  The Amerks opened the season with three games in three nights and lost all three...

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  23. Bad Start For The Amerks…6-1 Loss to the Crunch

     I thought the Amerks were starting off strong when Karl Stewart scored only 4:46 into the first period. Tyler Plante got a short debut in goal tonight for the Rochester Americans tonight...

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  24. Amerks Lose Home Opener to Crunch

    It may sound like a familiar story, the Rochester Americans lose to the Syracuse Crunch, but what sets this one apart from last season is that the team put in a solid effort...

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  25. It’s Hockey Night in Rochester!

    The Amerks play the Syracuse Crunch tonight for the 2008-2009 home opener.  The game starts at 7:35pm at the Blue Cross Arena. I went down to practice today to see what the team would look like on a game day...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about almost 6 years ago 130 reads 0 comments