By Bruce Berlet
Talk about a tough act to follow.
Yes, even Connecticut Whale wing Brodie Dupont admitted he didn’t know what he could do for an encore as defending money-earning champion in the eighth Tip-A-Whale Dinner and Sports Carnival at the XL Center on Sunday from 4-7 p.m.
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By Bruce Berlet
The XL Center could have made some serious money selling programs Tuesday if Connecticut Whale practice was open to the public.
Coach Ken Gernander and assistants J.J. Daignault and Pat Boller were in scramble mode again thanks to a plethora of injuries and illness that had a substitute goalie in one net and two defensemen playing forward with a junior player rehabbing with the Whale after offseason shoulder surgery.
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By Bruce Berlet
After debuting their new blue road jerseys in the end of a four-game trip Friday night in Portland, Maine, the Connecticut Whale return to the XL Center Saturday at 7 p.m. to face the Providence Bruins in the start of a three-game homestand.
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EX-HARTFORD WOLF PACK KINGPINS TODD HALL AND TERRY VIRTUE TO APPEAR AT CONNECTICUT WHALE HOME GAME FRIDAY, JANUARY 21
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Will Meet and Greet Fans in XL Center Atrium
HARTFORD, CT – Whalers Sports & Entertainment president and COO Howard Baldwin, Jr. announced today that former Hartford Wolf Pack mainstays Todd Hall and Terry Virtue will be making a special appearance at the Connecticut Whale’s home game next Friday, January 21 at the XL Center against the Hamilton Bulldogs.
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Tagged American Hockey League, Connecticut, Connecticut Lottery, Connecticut Whale, Hartford Connecticut, Hartford Wolf Pack, Howard Baldwin, sport, Terry Virtue, Todd Hall, XL Center