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Admirals Comeback to Win in Shoot-Out

Rosemont, IL - Defenseman Matt Donovan scored two power play goals and added a goal in the shootout to lead the Milwaukee Admirals to a 5-4 shootout win over the Chicago Wolves Sunday at Allstate Arena. The shootout lasted seven rounds. The scheduled three-round shootout was extended by Donovan, whose goal in the third round forced sudden death. Finally, Ads forward Yakov Trenin clinched the win with a five-hole goal in the seventh round. Admirals goalie Tom McCollum stopped 29 shots to ea... Full Story

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Rush Get First Win in OT

(RAPID CITY, SD) - Willie Raskob tied the game with 15 seconds left in regulation for the Kansas City Mavericks, but Pierre-Luc Mercier scored the game-winning power play goal in overtime, and coupled with the first two goals of Mason McCarty's career, helped the Rapid City Rush get their first win of the season by a 4-3 score on Sunday. The Mavericks struck first over the midway point of the opening period to take a 1-0 lead, but found themselves deadlocked after 20 minutes. With 6:25 left in the first, Matt Robertson found Mark Cooper streaking cross-ice in the Rush zone. Cooper danced t... Full Story

Mariners Come from Behind for First Franchise Win

PORTLAND, ME - Down by one into the late stages of the third period, the Mariners got two goals just seventeen seconds apart from Dawson Leedahl and Alex Kile to rally and defeat the Newfoundland Growlers 4-2, for their first win in franchise history. Connor LaCouvee, in his first professional start, made 32 saves to earn the win. The Mariners scored the only goal of the first period at 9:42 when Derek Pratt spotted Drew Melanson with a stretch pass for a partial breakaway up the left wing. Melanson ripped a wrist shot past Growlers goaltender Michael Garteig for his first goal of the seaso... Full Story

Thunder's Late Surge Bests the Beast 4-3

Brampton, ON - Dennis Kravchenko scored his second goal of the game at the 4:20 mark of the overtime period and the Adirondack Thunder topped the Brampton Beast 4-3 Sunday afternoon at CAA Centre in Brampton, ON. Rookie defenseman Jake Linhart led the offensive charge down the right wing in the last minute of extra time and found a trailing Kravchenko whose wrist shot beat Jake Paterson to give the Thunder the road victory. Kravchenko scored his first of the afternoon, and the season, early in the third period to tie the game at 2-2. The Thunder center found a loose puck and got in behin... Full Story

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Most Popular Teams on OSC

The following minor league and alternative professional sports teams on OurSports Central have been viewed the most over the last seven days:
  1. Columbia Fireflies - South Atlantic League (SAL)
  2. Tucson Sugar Skulls - Indoor Football League (IFL)
  3. Vancouver Warriors - National Lacrosse League (NLL)
  4. Traverse City - Northwoods League (Northwoods)
  5. Amarillo - Texas League (TL)
  6. Lansing Ignite - United Soccer League One (USL1)
  7. Belleville Senators - American Hockey League (AHL)
  8. Windy City ThunderBolts - Frontier League (FL)
  9. Newfoundland Growlers - ECHL (ECHL)
  10. Halifax - National Lacrosse League (NLL)


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Minor Leagues on OSC

OurSports Central provides coverage of select alternative and minor league professional sports leagues in addition to the top junior hockey leagues and college wood bat baseball leagues:

BASEBALL
Affiliated Minor League Baseball
ApL, AzFL, AzL, CalL, CarL, EL, FSL, GCL, IL, ML, MWL, NWL, NYPL, PCL, PL, SAL, SL, TL
College Wood Bat Baseball
Alaska, Cape Cod, Coastal Plain, FCBL, GWL, NECBL, Northwoods, PGCBL, Prospect, TCL, WCL
Independent Minor League Baseball
AA, AtL, Can-Am, FL, PA, Pecos

BASKETBALL
Men's Minor League Basketball
G League, NBL Canada
Women's Basketball
WNBA

FOOTBALL
Indoor/Arena Football
AAL, AFL, CIF, IFL, NAL
Outdoor Football
AAF, CFL, XFL

HOCKEY
Junior Hockey
NAHL, OHL, QMJHL, USHL, WHL
Minor League Hockey
AHL, ECHL, FHL, SPHL
Women's Hockey
NWHL

LACROSSE
Indoor Lacrosse
NLL
Outdoor Lacrosse
MLL

OTHER
Other Sports
MLR
Other Women's
NPF, WTT

SOCCER
Indoor Soccer
MASL
Outdoor Soccer
MLS, USL, USL1
Women's Soccer
NWSL