Tuesday reading: Bachman, Crabb, Dineen, league news

Former Tiger Nick Dineen assisted the opening goal in a 4-2 Game 5 win over Reading that helped the top-seeded Elmira Jackals complete the comeback from down 0-2 in a best-of-five ECHL playoff series against No. 8 Reading.

Richard Bachman of the Dallas Stars was added to the U.S. national team roster for the upcoming world championships in Finland and Sweden in May.

Joey Crabb may get caught up in the Leafs annual summer purge. Do not worry about him. After doubling his NHL career totals this season, he will be an attractive mid-level free agent for someone.

USCHO announced its all-USCHO teams, which included Air Force’s Tim Kirby but not first team All-American Jaden Schwartz.

Alaska-Anchorage named its captain and assistant captain. CC’s captains will be announced during its annual banquet May 6.

Here is the NCAA advertisement for the MSU-Mankato head coaching job. Former CC, UNO and current Minnesota assistant coach Mike Guentzel is another strong candidate for the job if he so desires. Here is why the job should be attractive in a market where only 59 such jobs exist.


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