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Rookies contributing to Walleye wins

Rookies contributing to Walleye wins

A big part of the Toledo Walleye’s success this season is through the contributions being made by rookies. Roughly a third of the Walleye roster is made up of players in their first year as a pro, with roughly a quarter of the offense coming from the...

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Walleye News and Notes

Toledo takes weekend series from Utah: Toledo and Utah played for the first time ever this past weekend with a full three-game weekend series at the Huntington Center. The Walleye took two of the three contests starting with a 3-2 win Friday night that saw A.J. Jenks lead...

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Donate bottled water this weekend

To assist with the on-going need for clean drinking water in Flint, Michigan, the Toledo Walleye will be collecting donations of bottled water this weekend at the Huntington Center. The Walleye will have collection bins out for all three games this weekend. Games start Friday and Saturday at 7:15 p...

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Youngsters compete in the Winterfest Youth Hockey Tournament

The Walleye hosted their second annual Winterfest Youth Hockey Tournament over the weekend! This tournament, run by both the Walleye and Playmaker Sports USA, consisted of 30 youth hockey teams from Ohio, Michigan, and Illinois.

The opening ceremony was held at the Walleye game against the IceMen on...

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Walleye News and Notes

Win streak runs to five with perfect week: Back to back home wins this past weekend pushed Toledo's winning streak to five straight games tying the previous best this season set from December 16 through December 26. Forward Evan Rankin returned to the Walleye lineup and scored twice Friday night...

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Wings trade Nedomlel to St. Louis

Wings trade Nedomlel to St. Louis

The Detroit Red Wings today traded defenseman Richard Nedomlel to the St. Louis Blues in exchange for future considerations.

Nedomlel, 22, appeared in a pair of games for the Grand Rapids Griffins this season and recorded a plus-1 rating and 20 penalty minutes. The 6-foot-4, 225-pound defenseman also skated...

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Rankin returns to Walleye lineup

Rankin returns to Walleye lineup

Forward Evan Rankin has returned to the Walleye following his stint with the Lehigh Valley Phantoms of the AHL. In a separate transaction Toledo has traded defenseman Kyle Bushee to the Elmira Jackals for future considerations.

Rankin has not skated in a game for the Walleye since...

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Walleye News and Notes

Weekend Sweep in Reading: Goaltender Jeff Lerg was key on Friday night with 48 saves in a 3-1 Walleye win at Reading. Saturday night, Toledo scored three-second-period goals to grab the lead and downed the Royals 4-2 to post the road sweep.

Road kings : Toledo has collected at...

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Jenks named to ECHL Fantasy Team and Lerg as Golden Goalie

Jenks named to ECHL Fantasy Team and Lerg as Golden Goalie

The ECHL announced on Thursday A.J. Jenks will represent the Toledo Walleye in the 2015-16 ECHL Fantasy Team, presented by The MeiGray Group, and Walleye goaltender Jeff Lerg will be participating in the Golden Goalie Program.

Fans had the opportunity to vote on ECHL.com for...

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Walleye News and Notes

Packing the barn : Toledo saw standing room only crowds on both Wednesday and Saturday this past week and have had sellouts in six of the twelve home games played so far this year, which is a new record. The Walleye also set a new record this past week by...

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Coreau Named AHL Goalie of the Month

Coreau Named AHL Goalie of the Month

The American Hockey League on Monday announced that Grand Rapids Griffins goaltender Jared Coreau has been selected as the CCM/AHL Goaltender of the Month for December.

Coreau becomes the fifth Griffins goaltender to earn monthly league (AHL/IHL) accolades and the first since Jimmy Howard in...

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