| May 25, 2015
| 2:51 PM
HARTFORD — The march through the American Hockey League playoffs is taking the Manchester Monarchs to Connecticut this week and the timing couldn't be better for a native son.
Sean Backman was raised in Greenwich, honed his hockey skills at Avon...
| May 23, 2015
| 7:59 PM
MANCHESTER, N.H. — For a few glorious minutes, the Hartford Wolf Pack sucked the life out of Verizon Wireless Arena and had the Manchester Monarchs reeling.
The Wolf Pack erased a two-goal deficit in Game 2 of the AHL Eastern Conference final...
| May 22, 2015
| 3:36 PM
MANCHESTER, N.H. — The Manchester Monarchs compiled the best home record in the American Hockey League this season, winning 30 of 38 games at Verizon Wireless Arena.
Somehow, though, the Monarchs have been even better on home ice in the...
| May 21, 2015
| 10:14 PM
MANCHESTER, N.H. – In the first two rounds of the Calder Cup playoffs, the Hartford Wolf Pack delivered the first punch in their series, and it worked, beating Providence in the Eastern conference quarterfinals and later Hershey in the semifinals....
| May 20, 2015
| 2:31 PM
CROMWELL — As practice was ending and players were trickling off the ice at the Champions Skating Center Tuesday, Jeff Beukeboom lingered and chatted with various players.
The Hartford Wolf Pack's assistant coach charged with overseeing...
| May 20, 2015
| 2:19 PM
Format: Best-of-seven series.
Schedule for first four games: Game 1 is Thursday at Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester (7 p.m.). Game 2 is Saturday in Manchester, Game 3 Tuesday at the XL Center, Game 4 Wednesday at XL Center.
Matchup: This is the...
| May 27, 2015
| 9:30 PM
HARTFORD — In February, the Hartford Wolf Pack were battling for a playoff spot and were viewed as little more than a middle-of-the-pack team in the American Hockey League.
As their season ended at the XL Center, the Wolf Pack had evolved into a...
| May 16, 2015
| 3:49 PM
HARTFORD — When the Hartford Wolf Pack last played in the Eastern Conference finals, Ken Gernander was 34 years old and completing the second-to-last season of his playing career.
As the Wolf Pack return to conference finals this week, Gernander...
| May 15, 2015
| 7:51 PM
HARTFORD — Forced from their home by a circus, the Hartford Wolf Pack spent 10 days shuttling from Connecticut to Pennsylvania to Massachusetts.
As they returned to the warm embrace of the XL Center crowd Friday night, the team was motivated by...
| May 14, 2015
| 4:01 PM
HARTFORD — After more than five hours on highways between Hershey, Pa., and Hartford, the players arrived at their hockey home Thursday afternoon.
The post-circus XL Center is again a hockey rink and the Wolf Pack are returning to the ice. After...
| May 13, 2015
| 7:40 PM
HERSHEY, Pa. — Chris Mueller scored his second goal of the game shorthanded at 11:32 of overtime Wednesday night at Giant Center, to give the Hartford Wolf Pack a 5-4 win over the Hershey Bears and a 3-2 lead in the teams' best-of-seven, second-...