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GRACHEV SENT PACKING

New York RangersWe hate to say we told you so, but we told you so.

For all they press attention that surrounded Evgeny Grachev, repeatedly Howlings readers were told that it was just that – Hype.

While we’re completely sure that he won’t ever say so publicly or otherwise, we’d be willing to bet that the happiest man in the New York Rangers organization today is Connecticut Whale head coach Ken Gernander.

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TWO WARRIORS HEAD UP TO THE AHL

Greenville Road WarriorsGREENVILLE, SC – The Greenville Road Warriors announced today that forwards Andrew Carroll and Jacob Lagace have been called up to the American Hockey League.

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READING UP NEXT FOR WARRIORS

Greenville Road WarriorsREADING, PA – A battle of division leaders highlights tonight’s slate of ECHL games as the Greenville Road Warriors pay their first visit to the Sovereign Center for a 7:05 p.m. faceoff with the Reading Royals. Tonight the Road Warriors resume their season-long seven-game road trip following the all-star break.

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GREENVILLE TRADE AFFECTS WOLF PACK

Greenville Road WarriorsHartford Wolf Pack CT LotteryROAD WARRIORS TRADE FOR CHRIS MOREHOUSE
The Greenville Road Warriors announced today that they have acquired left wing Chris Morehouse from the Cincinnati Cyclones in exchange for future considerations

Morehouse is in his second professional season after spending last season with Alaska and Cincinnati in the ECHL. In his rookie season, Morehouse earned nine points (5G, 4A) and 147 penalty minutes in 47 games. Morehouse attended training camp in 2009 with the American Hockey League’s Peoria Rivermen. The move reunites Morehouse with Road Warriors head coach Dean Stork who was an assistant in Cincinnati last season. The 5-9, 180-pound native of Saint John, New Brunswick played four games with Cincinnati this season and earned 14 penalty minutes.

Prior to turning pro the 23-year-old winger spent three seasons with the Moncton Wildcats of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League, and one season with St. Mary’s University in Canadian Interuniversity Sport. With Moncton Morehouse skated in 184 games and produced 68 points (36G, 28A) along with 443 penalty minutes. He was teammates with current Road Warriors goalie Nic Riopel from 2005 to 2008. Morehouse was a part of the 2005-06 QMJHL champion Wildcats team.

To make room for Morehouse on the roster rookie defenseman Dan Ringwald was recalled by the Hartford Wolf Pack of the AHL.

Mark your calendars! The Road Warriors are back on home ice for a pair of games this weekend against the South Carolina Stingrays. On October 29 Greenville families are invited to take advantage of the Road Warriors’ Friday Family Four-Pack which features four each of tickets, hot dogs, drinks, pretzels, and bags of chips for just $48! On October 30 the Road Warriors are giving away Silly Bandz to children in attendance and are planning a costume contest. For information on ticket packages, including group tickets, call 864-674-PUCK or go to www.greenvilleroadwarriors.com.