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Keith Wozniak

Amerks Coaching Staff Fired – Taylor, Dineen, and Petersen

The Buffalo Sabres followed up the Tuesday morning firing of management staff to announce that the Rochester Americans coaching staff was fired as well. That included Head Coach Chris Taylor along with assistants Gord Dineen and Toby Petersen. All three had been behind the Amerks bench for the last three seasons. Combining the last 3 …
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Sabres Fire Botterill, Sexton, Greeley and Hire Kevyn Adams

The Buffalo Sabres made headlines Tuesday morning by announcing that General Manager Jason Botterill has been fired along with Assistant GM’s Randy Sexton and Steve Greeley. The team has named Kevyn Adams as the new General Manager. Later in the day the organization also fired the entire Rochester Americans coaching staff of Chris Taylor, Gord …
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Multi-Million Dollar Upgrades in Progress at Blue Cross Arena

The Rochester Americans 2019-2020 season didn’t end as planed, like many other teams, but an estimated $8.7 million in upgrades to Blue Cross Arena in the City of Rochester has started as planned. Construction started this month and the projects listed below with an anticipated completion in spring 2022. These uprgrades were originally proposed in …
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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

Updated August 3, 2020 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 …
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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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