Coach wants ’50 more goals’ than last year’s team

Even with the a full season lockout of the National Hockey League on the horizon, a new hockey season is about to get underway in Buffalo. Starting this Sunday, the Canisius College hockey team begins its 2012-2013 campaign and its looking to improve on its first-round exit against Connecticut in the Atlantic Hockey playoffs last … Continue reading

2012-2013 Freshman Class

It has yet to become official, but there have been a number of reports about the Canisius College freshman class for the 2012-13 season. Joining the Griffs next season will be one goaltender, two defensemen and two forwards. Here is a quick look at the players and links to the reports of their commitments: Adam … Continue reading

End of the line for Moser and Morrison

The 4-0 loss to Connecticut last Saturday officially marked the end of the Canisius hockey careers of senior goaltender Dan Morrison and senior forward Scott Moser. The last four years were filled with exciting games, fun experiences and lasting friendships. In terms of the most memorable game of their career, both Morrison and Moser mentioned … Continue reading

Griffs eliminated by UConn in AHA playoffs

Going into the first round of the Atlantic Hockey playoffs against Connecticut, the Canisius College hockey team knew that they had to keep the Huskies’ leading scorer, Cole Schneider, in check. The Williamsville native, who had three goals and four points against the Griffs in the regular season, continued to be a thorn in their … Continue reading

Conacher signs two-year deal with Tampa Bay Lightning

After months of excellent play, former Canisius star Cory Conacher has officially signed with the NHL’s Tampa Bay Lightning. The announcement, which came out yesterday afternoon, details the contract as a two-way deal, meaning Conacher could play with the Lightning and their farm team, the Norfolk Admirals without having to clear waivers. The news broke … Continue reading