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Keith Wozniak

Amerks Sign Forward Jesper Olofsson

There had been rumblings over the last few days that the organization was going to sign forward Jesper Olofsson and the news was made official today. The Rochester Americans announced that Olofsson (the older brother of Victor) has  signed a one-year American Hockey League contract. His numbers have improved season over season and the signing …
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Tracking the 2020-2021 Amerks Roster

The American Hockey League season was officially cancelled and now it’s time to start looking towards the 2020/2021 season for the Rochester Americans. As of publishing this article on May 19, 2020 there’s a total of 22 players that are considered unrestricted free agents that were on either NHL or AHL contracts. That sounds like …
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AHL Cancels Remainder of the 2019-2020 Season

The 2019-202 American Hockey League season has officially been cancelled. Something that everyone knew would happen but hadn’t officially been announced yet. The press release from the league is below. All the answers to your questions regarding the cancellation of the 2019-20 Season ⬇️https://t.co/BwigSt8HfC pic.twitter.com/tbSJYxV5og — Rochester Americans (@AmerksHockey) May 11, 2020   *** SPRINGFIELD, …
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AHL Pauses the 2019-2020 Season

The American Hockey League has followed behind the NHL in pausing the 2019/2020 season for the time being due to COVID-19 aka coronavirus pandemic. There haven’t been any direct cases related to the American League but following NBA player Rudy Gobert testing positive everything started to take a turn. The leagues all have indirect connections …
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Recap: Amerks Win Back to Back Games in Belleville

The Rochester Americans conquered the weekend with back to back regulation wins over the league leading Belleville Senators. The Amerks played two full 60 minute games and outscored the highest scoring team in the league and headed home with two big wins. Andrew Hammond made 25 saves Friday night and Jonas Johansson made 24 saves …
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Recap: Scott Wedgewood Defeats the Amerks

There’s only 18 games left in the regular season and time is running out fast for this Rochester Americans to figure out how to score goals on a regular basis. The 4-2 loss on the road in Syracuse was another example, something that’s happened a lot lately, where the Amerks had more shots and more …
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