Skip to content
Auburn Auto Group (banner)
Home » Sports » Professional » Rochester Amerks

Rochester Amerks

Sabres assign Gilmour to Rochester

Sabres assign Gilmour to Rochester
Defenseman John Gilmour cleared waivers and has been assigned to Rochester, the Sabres announced Saturday. Gilmour was named to the AHL's First All-Star Team last season after finishing among the league's top 10 defenseman in ... more
/

Amerks edge Comets for third straight win

Amerks edge Comets for third straight win
The Rochester Americans (10-3-1-2) fell behind 2-0 in the first five minutes of Saturday’s contest with the Utica Comets (10-6-0-0) at the Adirondack Bank Center before countering with four straight goals to earn a 4-3 ... more
/

Sabres recall Thompson from Amerks

Sabres recall Thompson from Amerks
The Sabres have recalled forward Tage Thompson from the Rochester Americans, the team announced Sunday morning. Forward Kyle Okposo left the team's win over Ottawa on Saturday with 10:35 remaining in the second period. The ... more
/

Oglevie, Pilut power Amerks to overtime win

Oglevie, Pilut power Amerks to overtime win
With multi-point efforts from Lawrence Pilut (1+2), Jean-Sabastian Dea (1+1) and Andrew Oglevie (1+1) – all of whom combined for the overtime game-winning goal – the Rochester Americans (9-3-1-2) grabbed sole possession of first place in the American ... more
/

Sabres recall Asplund from Amerks

Sabres recall Asplund from Amerks
The Buffalo Sabres announced today that the team has recalled forward Rasmus Asplund from the Rochester Americans of the AHL. Asplund, drafted by Buffalo in the second round (33rd overall) of the 2016 NHL Draft, ... more
/

Crunch come up short to Amerks, 4-3

Crunch come up short to Amerks, 4-3
The Syracuse Crunch rallied back from a two-goal deficit, but fell to the Rochester Americans, 4-3, tonight at Blue Cross Arena. Ross Colton and Alex Barre-Boulet both contributed a pair of assists, while Taylor Raddysh, ... more
/

Chris Taylor set to rejoin Amerks after stint with Sabres

Chris Taylor set to rejoin Amerks after stint with Sabres
Chris Taylor’s time in the NHL appears to be coming to a close, for now. In October, the 47 year old from Stratford was summoned from his role as Rochester Americans’ head coach to join ... more
/

Amerks legend, longtime hockey broadcaster Don Cherry fired from Sportsnet

Amerks legend, longtime hockey broadcaster Don Cherry fired from Sportsnet
Sportsnet announced this afternoon it has parted ways with longtime broadcaster, and Amerks legend Don Cherry. This move comes following Saturday night’s broadcast of “Coach’s Corner,” where Cherry made anti-immigration remarks. “During the broadcast, he made ... more
/

Amerks unable to hold lead in shootout loss to Devils

Amerks unable to hold lead in shootout loss to Devils
Despite building a pair of leads, including a two-goal cushion in the first period, the Rochester Americans (7-3-1-2) were unable to stay in front as the Binghamton Devils (5-7-2-0) scored late in the third period ... more
/

Amerks top 10 takeaways from October

Amerks top 10 takeaways from October
With October came the beginning of the 2019-20 American Hockey League season, and now it’s time to take a look back at the accomplishments and setbacks through the first month of the season for the ... more
/

Amerks silence first-place Comets

Amerks silence first-place Comets
Andrew Hammond stopped all 28 shots he faced to pick up his first shutout of the season and six different goal-scorers provided all the offense as the Rochester Americans (6-3-1-1) dominated from start to finish ... more
/

Nelson scores twice as Amerks double up Devils

Nelson scores twice as Amerks double up Devils
With a career-high three-point outing (2+1) by defenseman Casey Nelson and two third-period goals, the Rochester Americans (6-3-1-1) opened the month of November with a 4-2 victory over the Binghamton Devils (3-6-2-0) at The Blue Cross ... more
/

‘Ups and downs’ mark Amerks’ first month of play

‘Ups and downs’ mark Amerks’ first month of play
The 5-3-1 Amerks have had enough ups and downs in a month to last them an entire season, even if their record does not speak for it. “It has felt like a very long month,” ... more
/

Amerks comeback falls short in 4-3 loss to Bruins

Amerks comeback falls short in 4-3 loss to Bruins
The Rochester Americans (5-3-1-1) scored three times in the period to close the gap, including twice in the opening minute, but ultimately saw their comeback fall just short in a 4-3 loss to the Providence ... more
/

Amerks fall in overtime to Thunderbirds, 2-1

Amerks fall in overtime to Thunderbirds, 2-1
Despite a season-high of 50 shots on goal, including 26 in the first period, the Rochester Americans (5-2-1-1) suffered their first overtime loss of the season to the Springfield Thunderbirds (6-4-0-0) at the MassMutual Center ... more
/

Amerks steal 7-6 win over Crunch in overtime

Amerks steal 7-6 win over Crunch in overtime
The Rochester Americans forced overtime with 13 seconds remaining in the game and went on to steal a 7-6 win over the Syracuse Crunch in the extra frame tonight at the War Memorial Arena. Gemel ... more
/

Three-goal second period propels Amerks to 5-1 win over Bears

Three-goal second period propels Amerks to 5-1 win over Bears
A three-goal second period and five different goal-scorers propelled the Rochester Americans (4-2-0-1) to a decisive 5-1 win over the Hershey Bears (4-3-1-0) in a battle between the American Hockey League’s cornerstone franchises Wednesday at ... more
/

Amerks fall to Comets

Amerks fall to Comets
After falling behind in a three-goal deficit to the Utica Comets (5-0-0-0) during the first period, the Rochester Americans (3-2-0-1) were never able to recover as they fell 7-1 Saturday night at the Adirondack Bank ... more
/

Amerks gain point in shootout loss to Monsters

Amerks gain point in shootout loss to Monsters
Jean-Sebastian Dea and Scott Wilson led the Rochester Americans (3-1-0-1) to a shootout as they each scored a goal with an assist, but a three-goal second-period for the Amerks wasn’t enough as the home team came ... more
/

Amerks come up short in 3-2 loss to Bruins

Amerks come up short in 3-2 loss to Bruins
A late goal by the Providence Bruins (3-0-0-0) in the final minute of regulation ultimately proved to be the difference as the Rochester Americans (2-1-0-0) came up short in suffering their first loss of the ... more
/

Amerks rally in third, top Wolf Pack in shootout

Amerks rally in third, top Wolf Pack in shootout
By scoring twice in the final period of regulation, the Rochester Americans (3-1-0-0) closed out their three-in-three weekend with an incredible come-from-behind shootout victory over the Hartford Wolf Pack (3-0-0-1) Sunday afternoon at the XL ... more
/