Diamond nets first goal as Bridgeport gets SO win

Former Black Bear captain Joey Diamond gave the Bridgeport Sound Tigers a 3-2 advantage in the second period Sunday with his first goal of the season.

Bridgeport, coached by Scott Pellerin, picked up the win in a shootout against Norfolk.


Bishop stellar in Tampa Bay win

Former Black Bear Ben Bishop made 37 saves against Chicago Saturday night. (Photo: Associated Press)

Ben Bishop earned the Tampa Bay Lightning its first win of the season Saturday night, standing tall in a shootout to help secure a 3-2 win over the Chicago Blackhawks, the defending Stanley Cup champions.

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Nyquist fuels Grand Rapids blowout

(Photo: AHL.com)

Gustav Nyquist didn’t start the season in Detroit, but more night’s like last night will see Nyquist in a Wings uniform soon enough. Continue reading