- Recently posted by WIBC: an interview with Fuel head coach Scott Hillman done by Ray Steele.
- The Chicago Blackhawks have a familiar face coming in as their goaltending coach -- Jim Waite, who played goal for the IHL Ice throughout the 1990s.
- Former Indiana Ice assistant coach Adam Krug has been named the head coach at Adrian College, his alma mater. Adrian plays in the NCAA's Div. III. Krug had previously been slated to be an assistant coach for the Green Bay Gamblers.
- Adam's younger brother, former Ice defenseman Torey Krug, talked about Independence Day with BostonBruins.com last week.
- A few Independence Day links: THN says the best American team might be one that surprises you and lists the top 10 moments in American hockey history (#1 is an obvious one, and there's a glaring omission that's as big as a Squaw Valley).
- Thoughts & prayers go out to the Ottawa Senators and GM Bryan Murray in his battle with cancer.
- The Detroit Red Wings featured former Ice coach and current Grand Rapids Griffins coach Jeff Blashill speaking to the team's prospects at development camp. Blashill won the Clark Cup with the Ice in 2009 and the AHL's Calder Cup in Grand Rapids in 2013.
Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Link roundup: Jim Waite back with Hawks & more
A few links from around the hockey world of interest to local hockey fans: