AHL: Berube gets third start of weekend. Monarchs lose in shootout

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For the most part, goaltending is the most important position in hockey. A good one can steal games that a team has no business winning.  On Sunday, the Monarchs learned this first hand.
For the third straight week, the Manchester faced a daunting three games in three days. After a blowout loss to Providence on Friday and a […]

AHL: Monarchs show character, Pearson helps in shootout win

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Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings’ AHL affiliate…
LEWISTON, ME – The Manchester Monarchs came from being down two goals to break their two-game losing streak and beat the Portland Pirates, 4-3, in a shootout in the third VIP Cup match-up of the season at the Androscoggin Bank Colisee on Saturday night.
Manchester (16-5-1-3) leads […]

AHL: Monarchs collapse in third, blown out by Bruins

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Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings’ AHL affiliate…
PROVIDENCE, RI – The Manchester Monarchs allowed five goals in the third period as they fell to the Providence Bruins, 7-2, at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Friday night.
Manchester (15-5-1-3) leads the Atlantic Division with 34 points.  Providence (12-7-1-2) is tied with the St. John’s IceCaps […]

AHL: Deslauriers pots two in Monarchs’ comeback win

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Among the early takeaways from the first two months of this AHL season is the fact you can never count out the Manchester Monarchs. With the cards stacked against them, they have consistently found ways to win.
Heading into Friday night, they were first in the Eastern Conference. Sporting a better winning percentage though and sitting […]

AHL: Berube and Sabourin impress in Monarchs victory

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One of the marks of a great team is their ability to face and overcome adversity.
Still feeling the effects of NHL call-ups paired with a rash of injuries, the Monarchs turned to new faces to fill out their roster once again. Recently signed to professional tryout agreements, forwards A.J. Gale, Cameron Burt, and Mike Ullrich […]

Monarchs coach singing the praises of Kings top prospects

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On Wednesday afternoon, Manchester Monarchs coach Mark Morris was a guest on NHL Network Radio with host Scott Laughlin. During the course of the conversation, Morris had plenty to say about the Kings top prospects, both the players currently with the big club and several of the stars-in-waiting down in the AHL. Here’s a transcript […]

AHL: Kozun dominates, Berube backstops Monarchs win

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Sometimes, life kicks you when you’re already down. Having lost their entire first line of Tyler Toffoli, Linden Vey, and Tanner Pearson, as well as starting goalie Martin Jones, Manchester was dealt even more setbacks Saturday night. The team was without four additional players, as Nick Shore (foot), Brian O’Neill (broken hand), Ian O’Connor (high […]

AHL: Morris makes history, Monarchs win, lose two more players

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Once a year, the Manchester Monarchs hold a special Education Day game, where they play before noon and invite thousands of local school kids. This year’s version was one for the history books.
Entering the game, head coach Mark Morris sat at 299 professional wins. One more would make the bench boss hockey’s first person to […]

AHL: Highlights and notes from Manchester’s late victory on Saturday

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Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings’ AHL affiliate…
ST. JOHN’S, NF – Right wing Brian O’Neill scored an unassisted, shorthanded goal with 13 seconds remaining in the game to give the Manchester Monarchs a 3-2 win over the St. John’s IceCaps at Mile One Centre on Saturday night.  Monarchs Head Coach Mark Morris is […]

AHL: Pearson and Weal lead the way after Manchester loses two players

Game report provided by the Monarchs, LA Kings’ AHL affiliate…
PROVIDENCE, RI – Left wing Tanner Pearson, center Jordan Weal and right wing Brandon Kozun each collected three-points as the Manchester Monarchs topped the Providence Bruins, 5-2, at the Dunkin’ Donuts Center on Friday night.
Manchester (7-1-1-2) leads the Atlantic Division with 17 points.  Providence (5-5-1-0) is […]