A nice little article on Eric Nielson. While he has aspirations of making the big club, he will most likely spend some time here in Norfolk. Recently signed by the Admirals to a 1-year contract he will only make the Admirals tougher as he joins Pierre Cedric Labrie and Radko Gudas. This should be an interesting year in Norfolk.
Take a look at the article here: http://dailygleaner.canadaeast.com/sports/article/1434583
Florida Everblades acquire ECHL rights to Admirals forward Cory Conacher.
Florida Everblades President and General Manager Craig Brush along with Head Coach Greg Poss announced today the team has acquired the ECHL rights to forward Cory Conacher from the Cincinnati Cyclones, in exchange for the ECHL rights to forward Brad Snetsinger.
Cory was recently signed by the Admirals for the upcoming 2011/2012 season. If for some reason he does not make the team he will be assigned to the Everblades.
See the full story at the link below.
2011/2012 AHL Schedule Released
The AHl released the 2011/2012 schedule this afternoon. The Admirals open up the season with a pair of games against the Charlotte Checkers on Fri 10/7 and Sat 10/8. Hershey comes to town on Fri 10/14 and the Admirals make their first road appearance in Hershey the next day, Sat 10/15.
Check out AHL.com for more schedule news. For the full schedule visit the link below.
New Twitter To Follow
From the Admirals: “Follow @AdsGameUpdates for official in-game updates of the action on the ice as your Norfolk Admirals battle the rest of the AHL.”