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Denis Hamel Joins The AHL Hall of Fame Class of 2020

Denis Hamel started his career with the Rochester Americans in 1997 and is now joining Robbie Ftorek, Darren Haydar and Fred Thurier as part if the AHL Hall of Fame Class of 2020. Hamel played 272 regular season games over the course of four seasons (1997/98, 98/99, 99/00 and 2002/03) for Rochester and tallied 163 …
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Amerks Lose Home Opener in Overtime

The Rochester Americans home opener on Saturday night was supposed to have ended with a win and made headlines on the 11 o’clock news casts.  It didn’t really end that way.. but it wasn’t a bad game. A few changes at the arena for the new season were positives.  The new team store had some …
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Second Period Snoozefest Leads to Amerks Loss

The Amerks were shutout 3-0 against the Grand Rapids Griffins on Sunday evening at the Blue Cross Arena.  The first period was decent with great plays on each side of the ice, unfortunately the game became a snooze fest if you were an Amerks fan. This was a different team than we saw the two …
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