2021 Canucks Training Camp Primer: A Deep-Dive into the Players of the 2019-20 Utica Comets

It feels genuinely surreal to be writing about hockey again.  The last time I wrote about hockey here, the Comets were returning home off of a three-game road hit, hoping to extend their current win streak to four.  Despite getting an early lead, the Comets defensive structure collapsed. Michael Di Pietro did all he could … Continue reading 2021 Canucks Training Camp Primer: A Deep-Dive into the Players of the 2019-20 Utica Comets

2/1/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Cleveland Monsters

Well, I ended up passing out pretty early and accomplished none of the tracking catch-up I'd hoped too, FML. Fortunately, I'm well-rested and ready for this morning's Comets/Monsters rematch! Not much has changed in the 16 hours since these two teams last met, and it looks like the starting lineup has no changes to it, so let's … Continue reading 2/1/2020 – Utica Comets vs. Cleveland Monsters

12/31/19 – Utica Comets vs. Rochester Americans

Happy New Years Canucks Nation, It's time to round out a whirlwind 2019 with a recap of the Utica Comets final home-game of the decade. Tonight the farm takes on the division-leading, Rochester Americans, in a critical matchup between the two major-players of the AHL's Eastern Conference. The Americans sit in first place with 44 … Continue reading 12/31/19 – Utica Comets vs. Rochester Americans

12/28/19 – Utica Comets vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms

What's up Canucks Nation, time for a quick turnaround as the Comets hit the road to take on the Atlantic Divisions, last-place, Lehigh Valley Phantoms. The Phantoms are coming off back-to-back 4-2 losses to division rivals, the Charlotte Checkers, and Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins. The Phantoms play incredibly dull hockey, having racked up the league's lowest goals-for … Continue reading 12/28/19 – Utica Comets vs. Lehigh Valley Phantoms

11/30/19 – Utica Comets vs. Toronto Marlies

Good Afternoon Canuck Nation, it's time for another weekend double-header on the road. Today (and tomorrow) the Comets faceoff against North Division-leading, Toronto Marlies.   The Marlies haven't missed a beat since losing Sheldon Keefe to call-up. Since November 20th, the Marlies have rattled off four-straight wins, on top of the existing three-game win streak … Continue reading 11/30/19 – Utica Comets vs. Toronto Marlies

11/23/19 – Utica Comets vs. Laval Rocket

Oh my goodness, look at this quick turnaround! The Comets are back at it in Laval to close out their weekend, hopefully, with a less embarrassing performance!   Friday was a game marred in the all too familiar sight of horrid defensive coverage, as the Comets went on to drop their eight loss of the … Continue reading 11/23/19 – Utica Comets vs. Laval Rocket

11/22/19 – Utica Comets vs. Laval Rocket

The Comets blistering undefeated October seems like decades ago. After a pristine 8-0 start, the Comets have had a dismal November record of 2-6-1-0.   Despite four goals in their last outing, the messy defensive play of the Comets came back to bite them, as they lost a heartbreaker at home. The loss was the … Continue reading 11/22/19 – Utica Comets vs. Laval Rocket

11/20/19 – Utica Comets vs. Binghamton Devils

Good evening Canucks Nation, it's time to check in on the Farm to see how their November is going!   oh…right   Well, tonight the Comets face off against familiar foe, the Binghamton Devils. The Devils visit the Adirondack Bank Center off a 3-2 Loss to the Springfield Thunderbirds. The Comet's last outing saw them get out … Continue reading 11/20/19 – Utica Comets vs. Binghamton Devils