Author: Armand Klisivitch

Inside The Rink ECHL Manager | Senior Editor Credentialed Reporter for the Adirondack Thunder & Worcester Railers.

ECHL: Joe Ernst To Leave ECHL and Join Zawyer Sports & Entertainment

The ECHL has announced that Joe Ernst, the league’s VP of Hockey Operations, will be leaving the league at the end of the Kelly Cup Playoffs to become the Vice President of Hockey Operations for Zawyer Sports and Entertainment; Ernst has been a part of the league for 33 of the 36 year’s that the […]

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ECHL: Adirondack Thunder Announce Update On Two Injured Players

Adirondack Thunder Head Coach Pete MacArthur was asked about the status of forwards Yushiro Hirano and Erik Middendorf during Saturday’s post-game media availability. Hirano was a last-minute scratch for the Thunder on Saturday, and when he was announced as a scratch, there were a lot of questions regarding it, especially since he had taken a […]

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ECHL Eastern Conference Finals Recap: Adirondack Thunder vs Florida Everblades Game 2 | 05/18/2024

It was a pivotal Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Saturday Night as the Adirondack Thunder were looking to tie up the series at one instead of having a repeat of the Norfolk series in which they were down 0-2 after dropping the first two at home. Adirondack had a lot better of […]

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ECHL: Adirondack Thunder Transactions | 05/18/2024

Adirondack Thunder Head Coach Pete MacArthur mentioned that he was planning on making some changes prior to Game 2 as the Adirondack Thunder have activated two players from reserve while also sending to players to reserve. Who’s In? The two rookies are back in the lineup as Alex Young and Mac Welsher will be back […]

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ECHL Announces Fines and Suspensions | 05/18/2024

The ECHL Department of Player’s Saftey has suspended Adirondack’s Zach Walker one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for his actions at the 2:16 mark of the second period in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals vs Florida Everblades. Walker would deliver a slew foot to Florida’s Cam Darcy that went unpenalized and […]

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ECHL Eastern Conference Recap: Adirondack Thunder vs Florida Everblades Game 1 | 05/17/2024

The Adirondack Thunder and Florida Everblades met for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Friday Night. Despite Florida being the fourth seed in the South Division for the second straight season and Adirondack being the Eastern Conference Champions, this series has the makings to be tightly contested, and that’s exactly what we got […]

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ECHL: Kalamazoo Wings Leading Scorer Headed Overseas

After nine seasons in the ECHL Kalamazoo Wings, forward Erik Bradford will be continuing his pro career in Sweden with IK Oskarshamn of HockeyAllsvenskan. During his nine seasons in the ECHL, Bradford spent time with the Orlando Solar Bears, Toledo Walleye, Utah Grizzlies, Norfolk Admirals, Brampton Beast, Jacksonville Icemen, and the Kalamazoo Wings. He put […]

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ECHL Conference Finals Preview: Adirondack Thunder vs Florida Everblades

The Adirondack Thunder and Florida Everblades will meet in the Eastern Conference Finals, a rematch of the 2018 Eastern Conference Finals, in which the Everblades defeated the Thunder in five games; Adirondack was also the top seed in the North Division in 2018. Adirondack and Florida met six times during the regular season, with Florida […]

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ECHL Playoff Series Recap: Adirondack Thunder vs Norfolk Admirals | Round 2

The Adirondack Thunder and Norfolk Admirals met in the North Division Finals in a highly anticipated seven-game series. Adirondack and Norfolk finished in the top two spots of the North Division, with the Thunder taking the top seed not only in the division but also in the conference. It was expected that it would easily […]

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ECHL Playoff Recap: Adirondack Thunder vs Norfolk Admirals Game 6 | 05/14/2024

GLENS FALLS—The Adirondack Thunder came into Game 6 with a 3-2 series lead after taking all three games in Norfolk after dropping the first two games at home. Norfolk, looking to salvage their season on Tuesday, would scratch Stephan Timofeyev, who had three goals in the series. Carson Golder was out with an injury suffered […]

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