'“You make a lot of good friends and get to know people around the town,” stated MacArthur, who looked like a kid in a candy store in Rochester’s locker room. “(Medicine Hat) was a great hockey town and we sellout almost every game. It’s too bad but everyone has to move on and this is what I’m hoping to do. I’m just happy to come up (to Rochester) and get a taste of it.”'
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'"Everyone thinks we're all millionaires, but I'm far from a millionaire," Boulton said. "I've played four years in the league, and I've saved enough to start a future after hockey. But I'm not swimming in it. Two years before I was playing in the NHL I was making $14,000 in the East Coast Hockey League."'
Amerks focus on rebound (Rochester D&C)
Moose turn tables (Winnipeg Sun)
Amerks coach hopes for balanced game from refs (Winnipeg Sun)
Moose still on high alert (Winnipeg Free Press)
Sarno takes joy in dishing the disc (Winnipeg Free Press)
Mates bail Burrows out of major predicament (Winnipeg Free Press)
Amerks’ Roy finds the net (Winnipeg Free Press)
Nathaniel’s Pub to host Playoff Party Wednesday (Amerks.com)
'His future should only get better. Had it not been for the NHL labor dispute that wiped out this season, it's very likely Vanek would've already made his Sabres debut. ''He definitely would've been up there by Christmastime,'' said Americans captain Chris Taylor. ''I think he can score 30-to-40 goals in the NHL. I have no problems saying that at all.'''
'The Tigers star has signed an amateur tryout contract with the Buffalo Sabres top farm club. He joined the team for the start of their series American Hockey League playoff series against the Manitoba Moose.'
Amerks lose to Manitoba (Rochester D&C)
Moose battle back (Winnipeg Sun)
Amerks might have met match in no-quit Moose (Winnipeg Sun)
Power play comes to life (Winnipeg Sun)
Rookie sniper boosts Amerks (Winnipeg Sun)
OT winner a real blast! (Winnipeg Free Press)
Maybe it’s cold outside, but it’s sure hot in here (Winnipeg Free Press)
Turnabout’s fair play — now Amerks blow a lead (Winnipeg Free Press)
Amerks Fall in Overtime (RNews.com)
Amerks Drop Game 3 in OT (WROC-TV)
Moose beat Amerks 5-4 OT, lead series 2-1 (Amerks.com)
Heerema the hero as Moose win in overtime (MooseHockey.com)
Moose Win Game 3 (SabresFans.com)
Box Score (USA Today)
'He needs to work on increasing his strength. He’s six-foot four-inches and 194 lbs now, but he needs to fill out and mature in that department. We’re hoping that if he continues to workout, lift weights and watch his diet, he’ll be able to play at around 210-215 lbs.'
Amerks need to repeat solid three-period game (Rochester D&C)
Not saying anything (Winnipeg Sun)
D-man lovin’ life in playoffs (Winnipeg Sun)
Huskins’ play big plus for Moose (Winnipeg Free Press)
Carlyle stresses series now only best-of-five affair (Winnipeg Free Press)
No heroics this time for Amerks (Rochester D&C)
Steady Flaherty stifles Amerks in goal (Rochester D&C)
Moose earn split (Winnipeg Sun)
Now a shot at Calder (Winnipeg Sun)
Manitoba hockey’s place to be (Winnipeg Sun)
Moose, Americans all tied up (Winnipeg Free Press)
Flaherty zeroes in on Rochester shooters (Winnipeg Free Press)
Moose Even Series (RNews.com)
Amerks lose Game Two 1-0 to the Moose (Amerks.com)
Flaherty blanks Amerks (MooseHockey.com)
Amerks Drop Game 2 to Manitoba (SabresFans.com)
Box Score (USA Today)