The Stars continued their affiliation with ECHL’s Idaho Steelheads, where former Tigers Cody Lampl and Weston Tardy are under contract. Richard Bachman may play in Boise if training camp does not go well.
Here’s a large story I did on former Tigers and their efforts in Europe, including a sidebar on the difficulties of recruiting there. Here’s a video of Lee Sweatt, who is also pictured to the left. In the video, he scored first (No. 85 in black) so be ready. There are plenty of other videos of Lee available there.
The unfortunate news about Mandi Schwartz’s benefactor should not stop anyone from donating to the family directly. Look up Jaden or Rylan up on Facebook to do so.
Here’s a link to Bleacher Report’s offseason grades for all the NHL teams.