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SEASON’S GREETINGS IN GREENVILLE

GREENVILLE, SC The Greenville Road Warriors open their exhibition slate tonight against their in-state rival South Carolina Stingrays.

The Road Warriors‘ preseason schedule features a home-and-home series against South Carolina that begins tonight in Greenville and wraps up tomorrow night in North Charleston. There are 26 players remaining in Greenville’s camp who are competing for spots on the opening-night roster. When they break camp the Road Warriors can carry 20 players on their active roster with three IR spots also available.
Who: Greenville Road Warriors vs. South Carolina Stingrays.
What: Preseason opening game.

When: 7:35 p.m.
Where: The BI-LO Center, 650 N. Academy St. Greenville, SC 29601.
NOTEWORTHY:

  • At 6-8, Jason Missiaen is the tallest goaltender in North American professional hockey
  • Brett Robinson is the seventh former Cincinnati Cyclone to play for the Road Warriors under former Cyclones assistant coach, and current Road Warriors head coach, Dean Stork.
  • The Road Warriors were 9-8-0 against South Carolina last season, including 5-3-0 on home ice.
  • Greenville defeated South Carolina at the BI-LO Center 3-2 in overtime of their preseason game last year. Brendan Connolly scored the winning goal at 3:08 of the extra session.

Mark your calendars! The Road Warriors open the season at the BI-LO Center on October 14 at 7:35 p.m. against the Wheeling Nailers. Don’t miss a minute of action with the Road Warriors this season! 2011-12 season ticket packages and half-season ticket packages are on sale right now. Fans can call 864-674-PUCK (7825) to speak to a Road Warriors ticket representative. Season tickets start as low as $300 and can be reserved with a deposit of just $100.

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RANGERS V. FLYERS – ROUND ONE

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NEW YORK RANGERS POST-GAME NOTES

NEW YORK RANGERS POST-GAME NOTES
New York Rangers 3, Philadelphia Flyers 5 (Preseason Game No. 3, Away No. 2)
-The Rangers were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers, 5-3, tonight at

Wells Fargo Center, and are now 1-1-1 in preseason action.

-New York notched two power play goals in the second period, from John Mitchell at 10:09 of the period and Brian Boyle at 15:02.

-The Blueshirts out-hit the Flyers, 17-11, in the contest.

Andreas Thuresson opened the game’s scoring with an even strength goal at 2:36 of the first period, while making his first appearance with the Rangers.  He also tied for the team-high with three shots on goal in 9:27 of ice time.

-Brian Boyle registered a team-high, two points, including a power play goal, and also tied for the team-high with three shots on goal in 16:25 of ice time.  Boyle has now registered two points (one goal, one assist) in two preseason contests.

-John Mitchell notched a power play goal and logged 20:13 of ice time.  He has now recorded one point (goal) in two preseason games.

Henrik Lundqvist stopped 26 of 30 shots in 59:39 of ice time, and has now turned aside 44 of 49 shots in preseason action.

Mats Zuccarello and Ryan McDonagh each tallied an assist on John Mitchell’s power play goal, and Dan Girardi recorded an assist on Brian Boyle’s power play goal.  McDonagh also led all skaters with 26:27 of ice time, and Dan Girardi logged 25:21 of ice time.

-The Rangers practice schedule for tomorrow, September 27, is 4:15 p.m. (local time) at Tesla Arena in Prague, Czech Republic.
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-The Rangers were defeated by the Philadelphia Flyers, 5-3, tonight at Wells Fargo Center, and are now 1-1-1 in preseason action.
-New York notched two power play goals in the second period, from John Mitchell at 10:09 of the period and Brian Boyle at 15:02.
-The Blueshirts out-hit the Flyers, 17-11, in the contest.
-Andreas Thuresson opened the game’s scoring with an even strength goal at 2:36 of the first period, while making his first appearance with the Rangers.  He also tied for the team-high with three shots on goal in 9:27 of ice time.
-Brian Boyle registered a team-high, two points, including a power play goal, and also tied for the team-high with three shots on goal in 16:25 of ice time.  Boyle has now registered two points (one goal, one assist) in two preseason contests.
-John Mitchell notched a power play goal and logged 20:13 of ice time.  He has now recorded one point (goal) in two preseason games.
-Henrik Lundqvist stopped 26 of 30 shots in 59:39 of ice time, and has now turned aside 44 of 49 shots in preseason action.
-Mats Zuccarello and Ryan McDonagh each tallied an assist on John Mitchell’s power play goal, and Dan Girardi recorded an assist on Brian Boyle’s power play goal.  McDonagh also led all skaters with 26:27 of ice time, and Dan Girardi logged 25:21 of ice time.
-The Rangers practice schedule for tomorrow, September 27, is 4:15 p.m. (local time) at Tesla Arena in Prague, Czech Republic.
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ROAD WARRIORS REVEAL 2010-11 TOP MOMENT NO. 6

Greenville Road WarriorsGREENVILLE, SC Continuing their countdown of the top moments from their inaugural season in the ECHL, the Greenville Road Warriors revealed today top moment number six.

The Greenville Road Warriors and Cincinnati Cyclones had plenty of connections even though it was the Road Warriors‘ first season in the ECHL. Head coach Dean Stork left his position as an assistant coach of four years with the Cyclones to take charge of the Road Warriors while forwards Jimmy Kilpatrick, Mark Voakes, and Chris Clackson had all suited up for the Cyclones previously in their careers. Those connections injected instant animosity to the rivalry; animosity that grew after the Cyclones pulled off a dramatic overtime win at US Bank Arena in late February when the teams met for the first time.

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TWO MORE ALL-STARS

Greenville Road WarriorsGREENVILLE, SC – The Greenville Road Warriors announced today that two of their players have been added to the ECHL All-Star Team that will play the host Bakersfield Condors at the ECHL All-Star Classic on January 26.

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DEAN STORK NAMED COACH OF ECHL ALL-STARS

Greenville Road WarriorsGREENVILLE, SC – The Greenville Road Warriors announced today that head coach Dean Stork has been selected by the ECHL to coach the 2011 ECHL All-Star Classic presented by CCM and brought to you by Mercy & Memorial Hospitals, to be hosted by the Bakersfield Condors at Rabobank Arena on Jan. 26, 2011. This year’s format has the host team taking on a team of ECHL All-Stars.

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