1. Amerks Opening Night Festivities

    The start of the 2008/09 Rochester Americans season is finally upon us!!  The organization has new ownership, a new sole affiliation, new players, new fans, new web site.. let’s play some hockey...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 88 reads 0 comments

  2. Amerks Roster Heading into Opening Night

    The roster for the Rochester Americans season opener is pretty much set.  It appears as if we won’t have that goon / enforcer / muscle that we had all hoped for, but it’s time to move beyond that (for now)...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 145 reads 0 comments

  3. Improvements for Opening Night at Blue Cross Arena

    The Amerks start the 08/09 regular season labeled as “A New Day for a Rochester Tradition” on Friday night,  you’ll also see some noticable differences as you arrive at Blue Cross Arena...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 253 reads 0 comments

  4. Amerks in need of an Enforcer, MacIntyre wins job with Oilers

    The Edmonton Sun has reported that Steve MacIntyre has won a job with the Edmonton Oilers.  MacIntyre was originally signed on July 10th by the Florida and introduced as our “policeman...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 85 reads 0 comments

  5. Subscribe to the LetsGoAmerks RSS Feed

    Lets Go Amerks RSS Feed -  If you’re already familiar with RSS, click the link and subscribe, otherwise read on.  This may seem “complicated,” but take a moment to read on...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 511 reads 0 comments

  6. Get Amerks News and Scores Via Text Message!

    Want to receive Rochester Americans news, scores, updates, and more via text message? Simply click on over to Twitter (www.twitter...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 240 reads 0 comments

  7. Rochester Americans’ Fun Fest a Success

    Today, the Amerks held their first Fun Fest at Blue Cross Arena. My husband and I brought our son down to see what was going on. It was a great time for all of us...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 233 reads 0 comments

  8. Ryan Hand and Nine Others Cut from Rochester Americans

    Today the Amerks cut down the roster by ten players. Most of the players everyone thought were going to be gone but, one stands out as a shocker for a lot of fans—Ryan James Hand...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 512 reads 0 comments

  9. Amerks Fall To Crunch 5-2 In Preseason Matchup

    The Amerks lost to the Syracuse Crunch tonight 5-2 in their first preseason game. Everyone knew they could look forward to a few fights tonight and I’m sure a lot of people wanted ...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 55 reads 0 comments

  10. Gameday Skate at ESL

    Here we are at the morning skate at a colder than usual ESL Centre.  The first group is on the ice right now, the group that we assume will be playing tonight against the Crunch.  Shantz and Beckford-Tseu are the goalies on the ice...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 100 reads 0 comments

  11. Amerks Open Camp, Live at ESL!

    We’ve had a slow summer, but are back live at the world class ESL Sports Centre for the opening of the Amerks training camp.  As the teams new motto says, it’s a new day for a Rochester tradition...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about 6 years ago 217 reads 0 comments

  12. Amerks New Head Coach is Benoit Groulx

    First reported by TSN, the new coach of the Rochester Americans is going to be Benoit Groulx (pronounded Groo, the L and X are silent, I believe)...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 189 reads 0 comments

  13. Sitting Down With Steve Donner of the Rochester Americans

    On Saturday afternoon Steve Donner took some time to sit down with a group fans in the middle of August in the Amerks locker room to discuss the past and future of the team...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 655 reads 0 comments

  14. NY Times Article on Amerks Owner Curt Styres

    The NY Times ran an article today about the new owner of the Rochester Americans and Rochester Knighthawks titled “Blazing a Trail From a Reservation Into Ownership...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 2,427 reads 1 comments

  15. Rochester Americans' 53rd Season to Start October 10th

    The Rochester Americans will start the 2008/2009 season at home on Friday October 10 at Blue Cross Arena. Our guess is that the home opener will be against the Syracuse Crunch, considering the two teams will be playing each other 12 times...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 352 reads 0 comments

  16. Amerks Look To Panthers as Free Agency Begins

    The wishlist for Rochester Americans fans for the upcoming season includes some veteran forwards, defenseman, goaltending, and a player to bring some toughness to the team...

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

  17. A Chance to Watch The Florida Everblades

    If you’re like us and start planning hockey road trips early, you may be interested in marking your calendar for Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2008 when the Florida Everblades will be nearby to play the Elmira Jackals...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  18. Florida Panthers Trade of Olli Jokinen Affects Rochester Americans

    The NHL held its 2008 entry level draft on Friday night in Ottawa, and the night did indirectly impact the Rochester Americans. Olli Jokinen has been on the chopping block in Florida almost every season for the past eight years...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 742 reads 0 comments

  19. Hockey: Rochester Americans Will Introduce New Owner Today

    For the past six months, fans of the Rochester Americans have heard an announcement would be made in “a week to 10 days,” or ”within the next month.” Today, we’ll finally get a press conference...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 643 reads 0 comments

  20. AHL: Amerks and Crunch End of Season Brawl

    At one of the last regular season games between the Rochester Americans and Syracuse Crunch, nine out of ten players on the ice got into a fight...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 291 reads 0 comments

  21. Buffalo Sabres: Affiliation ‘Days Away’ from Being Over

    It has been known since December 2007 that the Buffalo Sabres affiliation with the Rochester Americans was near an end after 29 years. Now, Darcy Regier says an announcement is “days away...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 659 reads 0 comments

  22. A Day at Florida Panthers Rookie Camp

    It seems rather odd to have spent the day at the Florida Panthers rookie camp, and then made it home in time to watch game four of the Stanley Cup finals. The Panthers have begun planning for next season while the 07/08 season hasn’t even ended...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 512 reads 0 comments

  23. Kaleta And Weber To Make Apperance At Red Wings Game

    Two of the 2007-08 Amerks will be in attendance at the Rochester Red Wings baseball game tomorrow night (May 30th). Forward Patrick Kaleta and defenseman Mike Weber will be raising money for the Pirate Toy Fund...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 332 reads 0 comments

  24. Florida Panthers Hold Pre Rookie Development Camp

    The NHL and AHL have yet to crown a champion, and the Florida Panthers have already started looking forward to the future. An annual pre-rookie development camp is being held this week at the Teen Ranch in New Caledon, Ontario...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 598 reads 2 comments

  25. Florida Panthers Sign Center Michael Frolik

    From “On Frozen Pond” by George Richards As I’m sure you all have heard, the Panthers inked center Michael Frolik to an entry-level deal on Wednesday afternoon, days before the mandated deadline to get him under contract...

    Keith Wozniak Written by Keith Wozniak about over 6 years ago 252 reads 1 comments