Category: Syracuse Crunch

For some Syracuse Crunch players, hockey season is about to begin

For some Syracuse Crunch players, hockey season is about to begin

While uncertainty reigns at the NHL and ECHL levels, a quartet of potential Syracuse Crunch players are getting a chance to dive into the hockey season down south. The Crunch has assigned goalie Clint Windsor, forwards Peter Abbandonato and Nikita Pavlychev and ... MORE
Syracuse Crunch sign defenseman Devante Stephens to AHL contract

Syracuse Crunch sign defenseman Devante Stephens to AHL contract

The Syracuse Crunch have signed defenseman Devante Stephens to a one-year AHL contract, general manager Stacy Roest announced today. Stephens, 23, appeared in 38 games with the Crunch last season tallying six assists. The 6-foot-2 190-pound blueliner also skated in three games ... MORE
American Hockey League targeting Feb. 5 for 2020-2021 season

American Hockey League targeting Feb. 5 for 2020-2021 season

American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced that the league’s Board of Governors has approved moving the anticipated start date of the 2020-21 season to Feb. 5, 2021, due to the ongoing COVID-19 public health crisis. The AHL continues ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign Syracuse Crunch forward

Tampa Bay Lightning re-sign Syracuse Crunch forward

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forward Ross Colton to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Colton, 24, played in 62 games for the Syracuse Crunch during the 2019-20 season, recording 11 goals and 42 ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning agree to new deal with Syracuse Crunch defenseman

Tampa Bay Lightning agree to new deal with Syracuse Crunch defenseman

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed defenseman Ben Thomas to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Thomas, 24, skated in 56 games for the Syracuse Crunch during the 2019-20 regular season, collecting three goals and ... MORE
Tampa Bay inks likely No. 1 goalie for Syracuse Crunch

Tampa Bay inks likely No. 1 goalie for Syracuse Crunch

One day into free agency, it looks like the Syracuse Crunch’s goalie rotation is set for whenever the AHL season begins. On Friday afternoon, Tampa Bay announced it has signed veteran goalie Christopher Gibson to a one-year, two-way contract. He will likely ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning re-signs Syracuse Crunch goalie

Tampa Bay Lightning re-signs Syracuse Crunch goalie

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed goaltender Spencer Martin to a one-year, two-way contract, vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Martin, 25, appeared in 33 games for the Syracuse Crunch during the 2019-20 regular season, earning a record of ... MORE
Tampa Bay Lightning agree to deals with 2 Syracuse Crunch forwards

Tampa Bay Lightning agree to deals with 2 Syracuse Crunch forwards

The Tampa Bay Lightning have re-signed forwards Mitchell Stephens (two-year, one-way contract worth $737,500 AAV) and Gemel Smith (one-year, two-way contract), vice president and general manager Julien BriseBois announced today. Stephens, 23, skated in 38 games with the Lightning during the 2019-20 ... MORE
Syracuse Crunch signs college hockey’s tallest player to AHL deal

Syracuse Crunch signs college hockey’s tallest player to AHL deal

The Syracuse Crunch has made a potentially very big addition to the middle of its offense. The Crunch announced on Tuesday that it has signed center Nikita Pavlychev to a one-year AHL contract. Listed at 6-foot-8, 225 pounds during his playing career ... MORE
AHL announces revised start date for 2020-21 season

AHL announces revised start date for 2020-21 season

American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson has announced a revised start date for the 2020-21 AHL season, as approved by the league’s Board of Governors during its 2020 Annual Meeting held today via conference call. At the recommendation of the ... MORE
AHL cancels remainder of 2019-20 season

AHL cancels remainder of 2019-20 season

American Hockey League President and Chief Executive Officer David Andrews announced today that the league’s Board of Governors has voted to cancel the remainder of the 2019-20 AHL regular season and the 2020 Calder Cup Playoffs due to the ongoing COVID-19 public ... MORE
Crunch fall to Marlies, 5-2

Crunch fall to Marlies, 5-2

The Syracuse Crunch fell to the Toronto Marlies, 5-2, tonight at Coca-Cola Coliseum. The loss moves the Crunch to 28-23-4-5 on the season and 2-1-0-0 in the six-game season series against the Marlies. Goaltender Scott Wedgewood stopped 23-of-27 shots in net for the Crunch, ... MORE
Crunch down Marlies, 2-1

Crunch down Marlies, 2-1

After giving up the first goal, the Syracuse Crunch rallied past the Toronto Marlies to take a 2-1 victory tonight at Coca-Cola Coliseum. Gemel Smith and Taylor Raddysh both tallied a goal and an assist to help lift the Crunch to 29-23-4-5 on the season ... MORE
Crunch roll past Comets, 3-1

Crunch roll past Comets, 3-1

After the Utica Comets opened scoring, the Syracuse Crunch had a two-goal second period and added an insurance marker in the third to take a 3-1 victory tonight at the Adirondack Bank Center. The win advances the Crunch to 30-23-4-5 on the ... MORE
Crunch top Comets, 3-2

Crunch top Comets, 3-2

The Syracuse Crunch topped the Utica Comets, 3-2, tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. Ben Thomas and Gemel Smith both scored to give the Crunch a two-goal lead before Utica potted back-to-back goals in the third period to tie the game. Syracuse stifled the ... MORE