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Walleye Weekly Recap

Sweeping in Norfolk: Toledo posted a weekend sweep of a pair of games at Norfolk. After falling behind Friday night 2-0 in the first period, the Walleye rebounded for a win when Tylor Spink scored 45 seconds into overtime for a 3-2 win. No need for late game heroics Saturday...

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Notes in Norfolk

Notes in Norfolk

Watson leads a dandy start: Toledo is 4-1-0 in the first five games of the season, which is the best five game stretch to open a season in Walleye history. The Walleye rocketed to a 3-1-1 start last year on their way to a 47 win season.

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California dreaming pays off for Caito

Palm trees and sunny skies were the norm for Matt Caito growing up in Southern California, but so too were his dreams of becoming a professional hockey player.

“When you think of California, you definitely don’t think of hockey. You think of the beaches...

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Walleye Weekly Recap

The week that was: Toledo pushed its winning streak out to four games with a perfect 3-0-0 week. It started with a four goal third period in Cincinnati on Tuesday night that led to a 5-0 win. The Walleye and Brampton Beast played a couple of slugfests on...

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Trio make pro debut with Walleye

It’s the stuff dreams are made of. In each of the first three games for the Toledo Walleye this season, a different player made his pro debut. Nolan Zajac, Alex Globke and Mathew Santos can now call themselves professional hockey players.

Zajac, a 5’11”, 180...

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Frk Makes NHL Debut with Carolina Hurricanes

Frk Makes NHL Debut with Carolina Hurricanes

On Tuesday night in Edmonton, former Walleye forward Martin Frk made his NHL debut with the Carolina Hurricanes. In a Walleye uniform, Frk scored 5 goals with 8 assists in 15 games played during the 2013-14 season, scored 23 goals with 15 assists in 29 games played during the 2014-15 season, and tallied 9 goals with 4...

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Walleye News and Notes

Overall Record: 1-1-0-0, 2nd Central Division Current Streak: 1 Win

LAST WEEK'S RESULTS

October 14 at Atlanta 4-1 Loss October 15 at Atlanta 7-4 Win

THIS WEEK'S GAMES

(All Times Eastern) October 18 at Cincinnati at 7:35 p.m. (7:20 p.m., Fox Sports Radio 1230) October 21 at...

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Former college teammates reunite with Walleye

The start of the 2016-17 season is a college reunion for Toledo Walleye forward Kyle Bonis, defenseman Simon Denis and defenseman Scott Czarnowczan (currently on loan with the AHL’s Iowa Wild). The trio were teammates in college, playing together with the Ferris State Bulldogs during the 2011-12...

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Time to start in Atlanta

Time to start in Atlanta

Here we go: Tonight is game number one of seventy-two to be played this season for the Walleye as they open the year in Atlanta, Georgia. Since becoming the Walleye at the start of the 2009-10 season, Toledo has a record of 3-3-1 in season opening contests including ...

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Local goalie trying to crack Walleye Opening Night lineup

Step one: accomplished. After trying out in the Walleye free agent camp back in August, he received an invitation to come back for the main training camp.

Step two is underway for goalie Andrew Gedert, who continues to follow his dream of playing professional hockey. He&rsquo...

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Leone excited about potential face-off with brother on Friday

Leone excited about potential face-off with brother on Friday

As forward Michael Leone wrapped up his first day of on-ice drills during Walleye training camp, it’s possible his preseason schedule will include facing off against his younger brother at the Huntington Center on Friday.

Chris Leone, a defenseman, is in camp with the Kalamazoo...

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