Maxime Ouellet has continued to shine after his early season demotion from the Flyers to Rouyn-Noranda. Apart from a rough outing against Finland
Jason Beckett has had a rock solid rookie season for the Philadelphia Phantoms. He shows a lot of maturity and poise for a first year pro. Beckett
Antero Niittymäki had his work cut out for him before this season. He had to try to top his sensational rookie campaign for TPS Turku. Unfortunately, he has not been able to do so. Niittymaki has split time in goal with Fredrik
Event: IHL All-Star Game Where: Allstate Arena City: Chicago, Illinois Date: January 15, 2001 Time: 5:00 pm
Chicago Wolves Goalie: Wendell Young Defence: Glen Featherstone Defence: Chris LiPuma Forward: Niklas Andersson Forward: Steve Larouche Forward: Brian Noonan IHL ALL-STARS Goalie: Mike Fountain - Grand Rapids Defence: Travis Richards - Grand Rapids Defence: Bubba Berenzweig - Milwaukee Forward: Todd White - Grand Rapids Forward: Yves Sarrault - Orlando Forward: Mark Beaufait - Orlando
On Febuary 10, 1998 Kip Miler scored the fastest 2 goals in an All-Star game. He scored at the 3:52 mark of the first period then 18 seconds later at the 4:10 mark.
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Name: Jeff Whitfield Team: Soo Thunderbirds (NOJHA) Hometown: Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario Position: Defense Number: 5 Height: 6'2" Weight: 200 lbs
young defenseman Jeff Whitfield of the Soo Thunderbirds. Well, I’m back
to give you a report on his progress since then.
season, especially in the last month or so. The improvement has come
more in his defensive game than his offensive game, but both have
has to be the increase in confidence shown by Thunderbird head coach Jim
Capy. Capy has been giving the young defenseman a slight increase in ice
time and he plays in many different situations. Where some coaches may
hold their youngsters on the bench during a penalty kill or in the 3rd
period of a tight game, Capy does use Whitfield in some of those
situations. That increase in ice time from Capy also helps boost the
confidence of Whitfield.
Well, he is no longer letting his temper, and opponents, get the best of
him. This has helped Whitfield in the sense that he is on the ice more
working on his skills.
is so young that should come with some time as he still has time to fill
out. At. 6’2″ and 200 lbs it’s scary to think that Whi Read more»