Amerks recall Johansson from Cyclones

Amerks recall Johansson from Cyclones

In his first pro season with the Cyclones, the 22-year-old rookie netminder is 8-7-1 with a 3.33 goals-against average and a .901 save percentage in 17 appearances. He opened the campaign with three straight wins for Cincinnati, including a 32-save effort in his season debut against Wheeling on Nov. 24…

Amerks rally, fall in overtime to Devils

Amerks rally, fall in overtime to Devils

Despite scoring twice in the third period to fight their way back from a two-goal deficit, the Rochester Americans (25-11-6-5) were unable to complete the comeback against the Binghamton Devils (13-23-6-3), who scored just 34 seconds into overtime to hand the Amerks a 4-3 loss Saturday at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena. Of Rochester’s 47 games this season, 20 have seen the Amerks play beyond regulation…

Amerks sign Brian Gionta to one-game professional tryout

Amerks sign Brian Gionta to one-game professional tryout

Gionta, who will serve as captain of the U.S. national team, has appeared in 1,006 National Hockey League games with the Buffalo Sabres, Montreal Canadiens and New Jersey Devils over a 16-year professional career in which he has recorded 588 points (289+299) and 375 penalty minutes. Gionta has also compiled 68 points (32+36) over 112 career playoff appearances and was a member of the 2003 Stanley Cup-winning Devils…